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Women Behind the Wheel

A intro into motorsports for anyone interested. A roundtable with drivers, driving coaching and chance to get behind the wheel.

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Women Behind the Wheel
Women Behind the Wheel

Time & Location

Aug 20, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Penticton, 2070 Carmi Rd, Penticton, BC V2A 8V6, Canada

About the event

🏎️ Women Behind the Wheel: Empowering Potential Racers 🏎️

Date: August 20, 9:30 AM Location: Penticton Speedway

Are you ready to unleash your inner speedster? Join us for an exhilarating day of empowerment and learning at the "Women Behind the Wheel" event, hosted at the prestigious Penticton Speedway. This event is designed to introduce and inspire potential women drivers to the world of motorsports, from the racetrack to the pit lane.

Event Highlights:

🚗 Panel Q&A with Accomplished Women Racers: Get ready to be inspired by the insights and experiences of three remarkable women race car drivers. Meet Elisa Alexis from the RS1 Series, Tracey Anderson from the Hornet Series, and Hailey Prokop from the Hit to Pass Series. They'll dive into topics ranging from driving techniques and sponsorships to assembling a pit crew and choosing the right class to compete in.

🏁 Driving Technique Demystified: Wondering about the finer points of maneuvering a race car? Our panelists will share their expert knowledge on driving techniques, helping you gain a better understanding of the dynamics of a race car on the track.

🛠️ Building Your Racing Journey: Learn the ropes of building a successful racing career, from selecting the right sponsors to understanding different racing classes. Whether you're a complete beginner or have some experience, our panelists will provide valuable insights to guide you on your journey.

🏎️ Test Your Skills: Experience the thrill firsthand with a driving session in one of Penticton Speedway's Fleet Cars. Put your newfound knowledge to the test as you hit the track for a memorable driving session under the guidance of experienced instructors.

🍔 Fuel Up and Connect: Included in the event cost of $100, you'll enjoy complimentary beverages and a light meal, giving you the chance to network and connect with fellow attendees, panelists, and like-minded motorsports enthusiasts.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of racing, gain insights from trailblazing women in the field, and experience the adrenaline of the racetrack. Whether you're dreaming of becoming a professional racer or simply want to explore the excitement of motorsports, "Women Behind the Wheel" is the event for you.

Limited spots are available, so secure your place today and be part of a day that could ignite a passion for a lifetime!

Event Details:

  • Date: August 20
  • Time: 9:30 AM
  • Location: Penticton Speedway
  • Cost: $100 (includes beverages and light meal)

Don't let this opportunity speed by – reserve your spot now and start your journey toward becoming a skilled and confident racer!

Any questions please contact Jennifer

Note: Event details are subject to change. Please stay tuned for updates.





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    Ticket for 1 participant. Must be over 16 years of age.






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