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5 1 S I M P LY A B U DH A B I Of his role at Dragon Racing, Rob Barff commented: “My job is to ensure that no matter what their experience, each Dragon racer goes home with memories to last a lifetime. We guide and support each individual to maximise their time on track so that they achieve their objectives whatever they may be. From a very basic first timer lesson through to coaching expert racers, we nurture Dragon racers to the best of their ability. Additionally, we want to continue to cement our position as the region’s go-to motor racing solution, and as a successful racing international team It’s been my pleasure to meet and coach drivers from every possible level. Discretion is a huge part of our business, and I’m proud to have coached drivers of every level: from senior members of the British Royal family including Viscount Linley, Chairman of the British auction house Christie’s, grandsons of Formula 1 World Champions, members of GCC ruling families and European billionaire businessmen, all the way to drivers who’ve been bought a Taste of Dragon experience as a gift. Everyone is different, each has their own expectations and nerves but it’s my job at Dragon Racing to make sure every client has the best possible time in the safest possible environment.” Ian Bickerton – Director of Engineering Ian Bickerton brings more than 37 years of motorsports race engineering and technical expertise to the team. He has worked with internationally renowned racing outfits including FF Corse (Ferrari) and the Ascari team, and was also co-founder of the highly successful Creation Autosportif, a privateer racing team which took the fight to the mighty factory teams of Audi and Peugeot in the European and American Le Mans Series and the legendry Le Mans 24 hours. Ian Bickerton