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Monday 7 March 2016

Alumni: Chris Ashby reaches for the stars!

Congratulations are in order for Chris Ashby, a sport journalism graduate who has just landed his dream job with the British Automobile Racing Club (BARC).

Chris will be creating content for all of BARC’s media channels across both digital and print, keeping fans up to date with the latest news from the seasons most exciting races. He’ll be based at Thruxton Circuit, putting him at the heart of Hampshire’s motor racing scene.

Chris settling into his new office at Thruxton Circuit

Drew Furlong, BARC’s Chief Operating Officer, had this to say about Chris’s appointment:

“Chris will be a great addition to the staff at BARC HQ. He was the standout candidate amongst the many people we interviewed for this new position.”

Visit the BARC blog to hear more about Chris’s appointment, or visit our sports journalism homepage to find out how you could follow in Chris’s footsteps.