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British kart racer

Tom at Donington Park rounds 3, 4, 5

Qualifying: Heavy rain overnight lead to tricky conditions for Saturday qualifying.  Ginetta Juniors were first on to a wet track and Toms pace was good.  With 4 mins to go he was lying 7th and continuing to improve.  However the … Continue reading

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Tom makes his debut at Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch hosted the first round of the British Touring Car Championship at the weekend. The Simpson Ginetta Junior Championship is held at the same prestigious meeting and is watched by millions of TV viewers on ITV4. Thousands of spectators … Continue reading

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Tom confirms step up to Ginetta Junior Championship 2016

Photos courtesy of Ebrey Photography Donington Park-backed racer Tom has confirmed he will be racing in the 2016 Simpson Race Products Ginetta Junior Championship with the experienced squad from Elite Motorsport. Wood dominated the F1-backed Formula Kart Stars Junior Championship … Continue reading

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Tom to join the 2016 Ginetta Junior Championship grid

  The Ginetta Junior Championship is a dramatic series of races which pits 26 young drivers against each other in similar Ginetta G40 sports cars. In 2016, there will be 10 events, three races at each round, in support of … Continue reading

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Autosports Awards evening presentation

  It was a truly inspiring evening on Sunday, where many of motorsport’s biggest stars flocked to the Grosvenor House Hotel in London for a glittering evening of prize-giving celebration. Tom was invited on stage in recognition of his achievements … Continue reading

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FKS Junior Champion Tom to attend Autosports Awards evening

Formula Kart Stars, the only karting Championship supported by Formula One Managment and Formula 1® Teams, is set to take to the stage once again at the coveted Autosport Awards Evening, Grosvenor House, Mayfair, London this Sunday (6th December). Continuing to … Continue reading

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Tom passes his ARDS test

Tom is a step closer to launching a major racing career after passing his Junior ARDS (Association of Racing Drivers Schools) test at Donington Park on Sunday 29 November. Tom passed his test thanks to instruction from The Motorsports School, … Continue reading

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Finalist in Ginetta Junior scholarship

As part of his prize for winning the FKS Junior Championship this year, Tom just turned 14 years old, was  given a free entry into the 2016 Kick Start Ginetta Junior Scholarship. The competition this year saw sixty aspiring 13-15 … Continue reading

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World Karting Finals

    After winning the MSA British Kartmasters X30 Junior Grand Prix title in August, Tom qualified and won a free entry to the World Iame Karting Finals in Le Mans, France. Tom  finished in the top 10 at France’s … Continue reading

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NW Leicestershire Junior Sportsman of the Year

Tom attended the North West Leicestershire  awards evening on Thursday after being nominated for Junior Sportsman of the year. As a sportsman, he has excelled in motorsport and has demonstrated considerable commitment and is an inspiration and positive role model … Continue reading

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