Meet the Committee

The “engine room” which drives the Hurricane Go Kart Club. They’re volunteers. Be nice.

President
Robbie PresidentRobbie Bertram
0409 370 497

Life Member. Picked up the presidential reins when Big Al stepped down in 2016.

Raced Clubbies and is planning a comeback in TaG125 Restricted, but finds it difficult to drag himself away from officiating at clubruns, and Open meetings around the State. Even the Nationals.

 

VeeP
Gavin VeePGavin Kennedy
0418 951 238

Races KA4, KA3 Masters and Open Performance.
Would race pedal karts if there was a class.

 

 

Secretary
Amy SecretaryAmy Sears
0412 644 520
hurricanegokartclub@gmail.com

Races KA4 and TaG125 Restricted

 

Treasurer
Jessie TreasurerJessie Harman
0400 749 223

Races KA4 and Open Performance.

Other Committee Members

 

Alan Committee

Alan Wilks
0418 923 994

Life member. Former Club President (stood down at the end of 2016).

Officiates at meetings as clerk of course or steward. Became involved in karting through his son, Brandon.
Pretends to drive Vintage karts, but really just tinkers and does the occasional practise lap or two.

 

Brett CommitteeBrett Styles
0419 903 183

Says he races WA Open Performance class, but it’s been so long since anyone’s seen him in a kart, we’re treating it as a rumour.

Heavily involved in officiating at clubruns, and Open meetings around the State.

 

Greg CommitteeGreg Thomas
0417 733 661

Got involved in karting through his kids Jemima and Jesse.
When one of them took the other out during the State Championships in 2016, also got involved in diplomacy.

 

 

Troy CommitteeTroy Worboys
0499 009 396

Used to race TaG125. Divides his time between Stewarding and helping his daughter, Jemma, now she has started racing. (It’s a real family affair as wife, Cassie, is the canteen manager!)
Says he’s getting back into a kart this year.

 

Ricky-Bobbie CommitteeRick Howe
0428 123 269

Raced just about all classes. Mainly focussed on shifter karts now.
Has to divide his efforts between himself and his daughter Jessica, who started karting when old enough.

 

 

Gary CommitteeGary Friend
0419 269 555

Races KA4 and Open Performance
Son, Rhys, also races.

 

 

Jason CommitteeJason Peirce
0400 996 228

Got involved in karting through his son, Jayden.
Still acts as Jayden’s pit crew, roadie and sponsor.

 

 

Glenn CommitteeGlenn Fisher
0481 561 942

Races KA4, KA3 Masters and Open Performance.
Has a different engine bolted on to his kart just about every time he hits the track.