MARK RICHARDS JOINS SPEEDWAY AUSTRALIA BOARD
Speedway Australia welcomes Mark Richards to its governance team, with his appointment ratified earlier this week following the resignation of Gary Winterbottom.
An experienced administrator and former Sprintcar competitor, Mark is currently the Secretary of the Sprintcar Control Council of Australia and President of the Sprintcar Association of NSW. He’ll bring a vital perspective to the Board based on many years of industry knowledge from both sides of the safety fence.
The full Speedway Australia Board now comprises of the following stakeholder personalities, with an independent to provide the necessary balance:-
Guy Thompson – Chairman, Latrobe & Hobart Speedway’s + Australasian Speedway Promoters Assn
Damien McKern – Vice Chairman, Independent Director
Gavin Migro – Perth Motorplex
John Kelly – Archerfield Speedway, Brisbane
Greg Lynd – CEO of Speedway Sedans Australia
Darren Cassidy – President of Racing Sedans Australia
Mark Cooper – Speedcars Australia Delegate
Mark Richards – Sprintcar Control Council of Australia Delegate
David Mills – Premier Speedway, Warrnambool
We thank Gary for his service and contribution to the organisation over the last three years, and wish him well for his future endeavours both inside and outside of speedway.