SMMC News

SMMC is one of the leading four-wheel motorsport marshalling clubs in the UK.

We’re not just close to the action... we’re PART of it!


DiscussionStarted byRepliesLast post
Marshals required – RSAC Scottish Rally, Saturday 18 May

The 2019 RSAC Scottish Rally, which is running on Saturday 18 May, still needs a substantial number of marshals of all disciplines, as well as six radio crews to enable the event to run safely.

Read more...
0
The Jim Clark Memorial Rally - 8/9 November 2019

The annual Jim Clark Memorial Rally is back under Starter's Orders. Following the final completion of new legislation by the Scottish Government this week, the way is now open to bring the rally back to Berwickshire.

Read more...
0
Closed road motor sport legislation covering Scotland becomes law today

The Scottish Government has today passed legislation that permits motorsports events, such as stage rallies, hill climbs and trials of speed, on closed public roads in Scotland.

Read more...
0
Granite Stages at Leuchars - Saturday 4th May

Marshals of all disciplines are needed to assist in this latest round of the Cobble Shop Scottish Tarmack Championship, AS Performance North of England Tarmac Championship, and the Junior 1000 Ecosse Challenge 2019.

Read more...
0
Speyside Stages - Saturday 20th April

There’s still time to volunteer for the McDonald & Munro Speyside Stages, the next round of the Motorsport UK KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship.

Read more...
0
Radio Operators required – Pirelli International Rally, Saturday 27 April

Radio Operators are still required for this round of the British Rally Championship

Read more...
0
SMS 2020-2024 Strategy Planning Consultation - Have your Say!

SMS are now moving into the planning stage of the creation of the 2020-2024 Motorsports Strategy for Sportscotland. In order to be able to help generate a strategic direction that best supports the needs of our sport, EVERYONE with an interest in motorsports in Scotland is invited to contribute and have their say.

Read more...
1
Request for Marshals - Memorial Garden Stages Rally

The Memorial Garden Stages Rally takes place at the Royal Marines Condor Base near Arbroath on Saturday 13th April and needs your help.

Read more...
0
Promoting motorsport to local communities

This year, we're attending a few events to promote SMMC and interest in motorsport in general. Please come and say hi if you’re coming to any of these events, and please encourage friends, family and colleagues to visit too.

Read more...
0
Request for Marshals - Doune Hill Climb

Marshals, irrelevant of your level of experience, are required for the first Hill Climb of the year at Doune.  

Read more...
0
Obituary: Tom Wilson

Tom Wilson was a valued, respected and loved member of the Scottish Motorsport Marshals Club.

Read more...
0
March Marshalling Opportunities

Three events during March that are looking for marshals.

Read more...
0
SMRC Race Marshals' Training Day, Sunday 3rd March 2019

SMRC are running their annual training day for race marshals on Sunday 3rd March 2019 at Knockhill Circuit.

Read more...
0
Motorsport on Closed Public Roads - Transport Scotland publishes analysis of responses

An overwhelming majority of respondents support the introduction of a two stage application process with the appropriate Motorsports Governing Bodies and Local Road Authorities at the heart of that process.

Read more...
0
Urgent Request for Marshals - Grant Construction Stages, Sunday 24 February

Marshals are still required for the Grant Construction Stages at Knockhill this coming Sunday.

Read more...
0
Banjul or Bust: challenge4000.co.uk

SMMC members Vicky Lang and Charlie Denny are among ten intrepid explorers who are leaving their comfort zones and undertaking a 4000-mile journey to deliver rescue vehicles, mobile clinics and patient transport vehicles to Banjul in the Gambia.

Read more...
0
Urgent Message from the Organisers of the 2019 Snowman Rally

Further to an extensive review of the stages all week and today, the decision has been made to CANCEL the Coogie Urquhart Snowman Rally on Saturday 9th February.

Read more...
0
Request for marshals - Greenpower Events

Help to marshal at various events around Scotland where teams of students aged nine to 25 design and build an electric car to race at Greenpower events.

Read more...
0
Update to SMMC Privacy Policy

We have updated our Privacy Policy to include three new sections about Member Benefits, Photographs and Cookies.

Read more...
0
Reminder: respond now to closed roads consultation

If you haven't already done so, we would urge Club members to respond to the Transport Scotland consultation on proposals to enable closed-road motorsport. The deadline for responses is midnight on Monday.

Read more...
1
Urgent request for marshals - The Coogie Urquhart Snowman Rally

In just two weeks time (9 February) the first round of the KNC Groundworks 2019 Scottish Rally Championship will take place in the forests surrounding Inverness. Marshals of all disciplines are urgently required to help run the event.

Read more...
0
Welcome to our new website

We have launched a new website! It's available on your computer, tablet or mobile device at the same web address: www.smmc.org.uk. Our new website has been a long time coming. We think it's been worth the wait. We hope you do too.

Read more...
0
Good wishes for the festive period!

SMMC Chair Nick Clarke thanks members for their efforts this year.

Read more...
0
Motorsport UK Radio Training, 13 January 2019

This training is open to all marshals and officials who make use of, or are interested in the use of, radios for safety communications on events.

Read more...
0
Motorsport on Closed Public Roads - Transport Scotland launches public consultation

The SMMC welcomes the news that Transport Scotland has launched a public consultation on proposals to enable motorsport on closed public roads.

Read more...
0
MSN Circuit Rally Challenge, Knockhill Stages - Sunday 9 December 2018

Dunfermline Car Club are looking for 14 radio marshals.

Read more...
0
Motorsport UK Operational Guide for Radios, and Radio Marshals Handbook

Motorsport UK has updated the Operational Guide for Radios and the Radio Marshals Handbook has also been revised.

Read more...
0