Throughout 2018 the Endeavour Fund is supporting Mission Motorsport’s LANTRA driver training programme and 4×4 experiences to deliver both professional 4×4 driver training which will support vocational opportunities and the thrill and excitement of 4×4 driving on some challenging circuits.
Mission Motorsport is The Forces’ Motorsport Charity, run by veterans, serving personnel and motorsport professionals for servicemen and veterans with the aim to;
RACE – RETRAIN – RECOVER
“To aid in the recovery and rehabilitation of those affected by military operations by providing opportunities through Motorsport”.
This charity benefits from the skills, products and platforms of the global reach of motorsport, and the underlying automotive industry and helps to highlight the strengths and depth of skills of a service career both to the individual, and to external parties. Output is in three areas:
- Sport Mission Motorsport is BattleBack’s lead for disabled and adaptive motor sport.
- Training A City and Guilds assessment centre, and a preferred training provider to MoD.
- Vocation Relationship Managers to the UK Automotive Industry for MoD’s Career Transition Partnership (Assist) Mission Motorsport manages opportunities for the wounded, injured and sick, as well as on behalf of a wider audience of service leavers and veterans. The charity’s dedicated career managers have placed more than 120 Wounded, Injured and Sick service leavers into employment since the inaugural Invictus Games in September 2014, while over 1500 veterans have found work in UK automotive through the charity’s programs.