Pre Season Co-Driver & Driver Training
Professional CoDriver Bill Hayes, in conjunction with Quit Forest Rally and Quit Targa West, is conducting a number of Driver and CoDriver Courses to ensure you are prepared for the 2016 Tarmac and Gravel Rally Seasons. Bill first started his rally career almost 20 years ago and has has been a Professional Co-Driver for 11 years and is currently competing in the Australian Rally Championship. Based in Perth, Bill has travelled extensively,competing in nearly 200 events throughout the World. He has conducted training for Rally Competitors in Co-Driving and Pacenoting as well as providing Driver Tuition throughout Australia and in New Caledonia, Indonesia, Malaysia and New Zealand. Bill's accomplishments speak volumes: 2011 Asia Pacific Champion (Co-Driving with Alistar McRae) 2013 Australian Safari Winner 2009 Targa West Classic Winner 4… ...Read More
Targa West announces Healthway sponsorship to help smokers quit
Targa West is pleased to announce Healthway has extended support as major sponsor of the Targa West rally events for the next two years, promoting the Quit message. “We are pleased the sport of rallying has been chosen to advocate for living a healthy, active lifestyle, and as promoters of the important Quit smoking message,” said Targa West Director, Ross Tapper. “People who are new to motorsport are surprised by the high level of fitness required to compete, particularly in rally where the stages are long and demanding and you can’t afford to get fatigued. “Due to the growing popularity of tarmac rallying in Western Australia, our event’s portfolio has increased this year to four Targa events: Targa South West, Targa Bunbury… ...Read More
2016 Quit Targa West – 11th to 14th August
The 2016 event will be held from the 11 - 14 August and in following years the intention is to lock in the 2nd weekend of August...so you can pencil these into your diary as well; 10-13 August 2017 and 9-12 August 2018 A draft 2016 schedule follows: Thursday - 11 August 2016 Ceremonial Start in Forrest Place and Murray Street Mall Special Stages incorporating Wanneroo Raceway in the afternoon A night Special Stage in Malaga Friday - 12 August 2016 Special Stages around Kalamunda and Mundaring Special Stages in Whiteman Park Northbridge Show ‘n’ Shine in James & Lake Streets Saturday - 13 August 2016 Special Stages in Toodyay, Lower Chittering and Bullsbrook Sunday 14 August 2016 Special Stages in Malaga… ...Read More
If you do smoke, then try quitting not only for yourself, but for others. For help to quit, call the Quitline on 13 7848.