Karting (New South Wales) Incorporated
ABN 80 078 024 223
Sports House Level 2, 8 Parkview Drive Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127 Australia
Telephone: 02 4731 5000
State Secretary – Karen Newton
Administration Officer – Donna Foster
Tribunals & Appeals
Karting NSW Appeals Tribunal
Ms Ilona Alsters – LLM LLB GradDipLegPrac GIA(Cert) GAICD
Ilona holds a Bachelors degree and Masters in Law, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and holds a Certificate in Corporate Governance. Ilona is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ilona also is the recipient of a Pink Plate – 2015 All-Ladies-Day Combined Districts Kart Club. Ilona also is currently Chair and President of Hoxton Industries Limited and a Director of Disability Sports Australia Limited. Ilona first joined the Board in September 2017.
Director of Administration:
Mr Ben Aylen – CAPM.
Ben has been an IT professional for over 20 years and currently works as a Senior Project Manager, responsible for the delivery of multi-million dollar projects for the ATO. He has also participated in karting since 1987 and has most recently performed the role as Promotions Director with Canberra Kart Racing Club. Ben has also recently completed the Foundations of Company Directorship Certificate through the AICD.
DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL SERVICES:
Mr Shane Glanville – B. Business CPA JP.
Shane has been an accountant for over 25 years and has held a number of Group Financial Controller and Finance Directors Roles within multi-national and Australian organisations. Shane has also been involved in karting at Wollongong Kart Raceway. Shane is a Certified Practising Account (CPA) and a member of the National Tax & Accountants Association (NTAA) in addition to being a Justice of the Peace. Shane has also completed a Bachelor of Business (with Credit) from the University of Technology in Sydney.
Director of Competition:
Mr Nicholas Becker – Studying Bachelor of Commerce.
Nicholas has been involved in Karting for all of his life as a family of 3 generations of Karters and he has been racing since 2009 . Nicholas holds the title of the 2019 State Champion in the Senior Performance Heavy class. Nicholas is currently working in the rail industry as a protection officer.
Director of Promotion, Media & Marketing:
Ms Rachelle Stirling – MBA. Cert IV Accounting & Marketing. Dip Events. Cert IV Business
Rachelle is a Operations Manager with skills in marketing, event management, training and website development and in managing government. Rachelle competes in super sprints, hill climbs and regularity events. Rachelle is also a Board Member of ARDC and Founder of Women In Motorsport Development Program.
Director of Member Training and Education:
Mr Richard Erdmann
Richard is a successful Businessman who has been a Managing Director of a couple of companies. Richard has been involved in Karting since 1989 as an Offical, Technical Officer, President of AKA and State President of KNSW and comes with a wealth of Karting Knowledge.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Southern Area:
Mr Tom Nipperess – 0414 488 998
Tom has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as a National Track Inspector, Grade 3 Steward and Clerk of Course.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Metro Area:
Craig Sargent – 0428 693 365
Craig has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as Grade 3 Karting Official & Scrutineer, Chairman of NSW Southern Stars Series since 2014 and Life Member of the Grenfell Kart Club.
Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Northern Area:
Mr Darren Chick – 0448 921 162
Darren has over 14 years of Karting experience including holding the position of President and Delegate for Manning Valley Kart Club. Darren has raced karts for many years, and also has an extensive knowledge of all areas of club administration.
Appointed Officials & Coordinators
State Medical Officer:
Dr. Richard Cranswick
State Technical Officer:
Assistant State Technical Officer:
State Tribunal Registrar:
State Rulebook Coordinator:
State Training Coordinator:
Fuel Testing Officer:
State Tyre Analyst:
State Track Inspector:
Member Protection Information Officer: