WELCOME TO THE WOMEN OF AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT WEBSITE
Women of Australian Motor Sport (WAMS) was founded in 2010 to act as an interface with the FIA Women & Motor Sport Commission (WMC).
Our mission is to increase female participation in all disciplines and positions within motor sport in Australia.
This includes (but is not limited to) disciplines such as circuit racing, drag racing, speedway, rally, off road, drifting, motorkhana/khana, autocross, hillclimbing, sprints and positions such as competitors, engineers, mechanics, pit crew, media personnel, administrators and officials.
TRANS-TASMAN FEMALE OFFICIALS EXCHANGE PROGRAM LAUNCHES A THIRD SEASON
The Virgin Australia Supercars Championship (VASC), Women of Australian Motor Sport (WAMS), CAMS (Confederation of Australian Motor Sport) and Women in Motor Sport New Zealand (WiMNZ) organisations have once again joined forces to launch a third year of the successful VASC Trans-Tasman Female Officials Exchange program. This year’s program is open to an expanded group of female officials and will provide an opportunity for an Australian official to work at the 2018 ITM Auckland SuperSprint in November, along with a New Zealand official to work at the 2018 Vodafone Gold Coast 600 in October.
You can read the full press release here
WAMS SUPPORTERS MERCHANDISE PACKS NOW AVAILABLE
Show your support for Women of Australian Motor Sport with the new WAMS merchandise pack.
Your pack includes the limited edition WAMS supporters’ cap, a branded water bottle and specially-designed key ring along with two WAMS stickers. Your pack is delivered in a handy, reusable WAMS satchel. The WAMS merchandise pack is a great way to show you support female participation in all disciplines and positions within motor sport in Australia. Your purchase of this pack will also support WAMS programs and initiatives.
You can purchase these packs via the CAMS shop – click here
AUTO+ WOMEN, VOLUME 14 NOW AVAILABLE TO DOWNLAOD
The latest edition of AUTO+ is now available. You can read about the The FIA’s new European Young Women Program, Monisha Kaltenborn’s new F4 squad, and a report on the Trans Tasman Supercars exchange between Australia and New Zealand.
Click here to download
NEW CHAIR SWORN IN FOR REVAMPED 2018 COMMITTEE
Women of Australian Motor Sport (WAMS) today welcomes Karyn Hamer as Chair, appointed to lead the committed group after herself contributing to eight years of volunteering on the Australian committee that works to promote and encourage women’s participation in motor sport.
Full press release can be found here
SHARE YOUR STORIES- WOMEN IN AUSTRALIAN MOTOR SPORT PROFILES
If you would like to complete our Women in Australian Motor Sport Profile form, simply head to the Get involved section on our website where you can download, complete and return the form along with an acceptable photograph.