There are a number of BHRC Licenced Drivers based in Ceredigion.
The BHRC issues 4 categories of driver’s licence:
Before being allowed to drive in any BHRC race, every driver must hold a driving licence. When applying for a driving licence a driver will be issued with a provisional drivers licence. This licence will qualify the holder to take part in official qualifying (non-betting) races only. After driving in a minimum of 3threequalifying races the holder of the provisional driving licence will be eligible to take a two part driving test. If the candidate is successful he may then apply for a ‘C’ Class Licence.
A ‘C’ Class Driver is defined as a driver that has less than 8 wins to his credit and is not permitted to drive for hire.
Upgrading from ‘C’ to ‘B’.
‘C’ Class licences will be automatically upgraded to ‘B’ Class upon the driver achieving 8 wins. ‘B’ Class drivers are permitted to drive for hire.
Upgrading from ‘B’ to ‘A’.
‘B’ Class drivers may apply for an upgrade of licence to ‘A’ Class through the BHRC Committee. The BHRC Committee will consider the application and certain conditions must be fulfilled, they include:
More information regarding the Rules & Regulations for drivers and how to apply for a driver’s licence can be found on the BHRC website.
Harness racing is a sport where men and women compete equally. Here in the UK there are many female drivers, several of whom compete at the highest level of the sport and are seen regularly in the winner’s enclosure in major races.
There are a number of Licensed Drivers based in Ceredigion. Drivers in Ceredigion that hold a ‘C’Class Licence include:
Drivers in Ceredigion that hold a ‘B’ Class Licence include:
Only one driver in Ceredigion holds an A Class licence: Rhys Evans