JAMES TAYLOR

Co-Founder and Director of RACESOLUTIONS Motorsport
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Certificate IV Emergency Medical Technician – Pre Hospital Care

  • Motorsport Australia (Formerly CAMS) Gold Licence – Event Command & Communications

  • Participant at Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) Race Director Seminars

MOTORSPORT ROLES
  • International Race Director

  • Australian Race Director

  • Clerk of the Course

  • Emergency Coordinator (Recovery, Fire & Medical)

  • Medical Controller (Race Control) & Medical Intervention (MIV) Driver

  • Risk Assessment Documentation for Corporate Events, Manufacturer
    Launches, Activation & High-Performance Days. Inclusive of Safety & Risk Assessments, Event Safety Plans, Medical  Plans.

  • Motorsport Australia (Formerly CAMS) RACESOLUTIONS Motorsport Liaison

  • Development of RACESOLUTIONS Motorsport internal training package

MOTORSPORT EVENTS EXPERIENCE
  • Repco Supercars Series – Series Race Director

  • Bathurst 12 Hour – Race Director 

  • Porsche Carrera Cup Asia Series – Series Race Director

  • Thailand Super Series – Series Race Director

  • Porsche Carrera Cup Australia Series –Series Race Director

  • Australian V8 Utes series – Series Race Director 

  • Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix – Emergency Coordinator

  • Korean Formula 1 Grand Prix – Emergency Coordinator

  • Supercars Australia Sandown, Phillip Island, Newcastle & Townsville –Clerk of the Course

  • Australian SXS Series – Clerk of the Course

  • MotoGP & World Superbikes Phillip Island – Medical Controller

MOTORSPORT AWARDS
  • 3 times Supercars Best Volunteer Group Award when Clerk of the Course. Phillip Island (2011)
    Sandown (2012)
    Sandown (2017)

     

This is unprecedented in current times. 

SUMMARY OF JAMES TAYLOR
  • Highly experienced and respected Race Director both within Australia and Internationally. Currently holding International Series Race Director positions for the Repco Supercars Series, Porsche Carerra Cup Asia, Thailand Super Series and Race Director for the Bathurst 12 Hour.

  • Renowned for his attitude of seeking to maximise racing and track time for the competitors and challenging excellence in officiating teams to work together to create safe and successful events. 2 years in a row and at 2 different circuits (Sandown and Phillip Island) was presented the Supercars Best Volunteer Group Award when Clerk of the Course. He was awarded this an unprecedented 3rd time in 2017 for Sandown.

  • Senior roles in Event Command, including for over 25 years at State National & International Level. 

  • Extensive Race Control experience in Emergency Services to encompass recovery, fire & rescue and medical. In addition, practical field experience in Medical Intervention Vehicles, Recovery, Fire & Rescue.

  • Developed & Delivered many aspects of the RACESOLUTIONS Motorsport internal training package, particularly in regard to communications, recovery, MIVs.