Professional sports people around the world have the benefit of a coach to guide their technique and mental approach to their sport.
Motorsport by and large has been unique in not providing athletes with a structured coaching program - until now.
The "Excel Cup Racing Driver Coaching" at the Norwell Motorplex is the ideal location to improve your physical racing technique and mental approach to motorsport.
Led by Bathurst 1000 champion, Paul Morris and Australia's Premier driving coach, Stephen Robinson, the Norwell Motorplex offers a number of programs designed to improve you is racer.
The inclusion of Excel Cup will allow young up coming racers and young drivers in general understand the difference between the rear wheel drive vehicles used at Norwell today in the coaching lessons verses a front wheel drive motor vehicle.
The "Excel Cup Racing Driver Coaching" offers everything from a two hour ‘short course’ through to full day programs and two-day programs. The Norwell Motorplex in accredited CAMS license issuer, so drivers CAMS Observed License Test (OLT) can be conducted as part of a Paul Morris Racing Academy course.
Ever aspired to become a race car driver? Or need some advanced training before you hit the track for that first big race-meet?
Roll into Norwell Motorplex, on the Gold Coast, today and learn the skills of a professional race car driver with one of our fully CAMS qualified, race instructors all with experience in national circuit racing categories.
This one-on-one, category-tailored, motorsport training program is available 5 days a week and includes state-of-the-art comparison models as employed by our Supercar team.
This includes driving telemetry and in-car video reviews, which uses in-car video to overlay your data with the instructors, to help establish where a driver is losing out on precious seconds around the circuit.
By program’s end, an extensive review of data is again conducted, going through the finer points of Motorsport in terms of maximising speed and correct technique. All aspects of motor racing will be covered, including steering, braking, identifying perfect racing lines and maximising the potential of the race car. All data analysis and driving footage will be stored directly on a USB stick for you to take home and review more thoroughly.
Each driver is assessed on their merits with short introductory drive in one of Norwell Motorplex’s Toyota 86 race cars and from there the program is tailored around them.
Data is recorded on the car and the trainer will step drivers through each element of the data and areas that can be improved post session.
The "Excel Cup Racing Driver Coaching" is suitable for drivers of all ages and levels - from Karting stars looking to make the transition to circuit racing, -to circuit racing novices, -gentleman GT drivers and even supercar champions like Shane van Gisbergen and Anton de Pasquale hone their skills under Morrisses’ tutelage at the Norwell Motorplex.
There are advantages in getting selected Pitt Crew trained, so they can relate to what your saying about the cars behavior.
A race or road license is not necessary to take part in the courses. The Norwell Motorplex operates 7 days a week, so booking for the courses is essential.
Norwell Motorplex courses:
Note CAMS OLT can be observed separate to course at Norwell Motorplex.