Last week's 'Motorsport News' had a column which raised some scary fears about the future of the sport because of the lack of volunteers. Here is the full version.
Why should it matter? With all this emphasis on accreditation and training, one suspects that it is only a matter of time before our sport's governing body decrees that ONLY accredited and trained Marshals can be deployed on Stage Rallies. In other words, we need more volunteers. If we don't keep attracting newcomers to the sport, what's the answer? The End?