Sport

Ironwoman revs up for rally

STEELY RESOLVE: Courtney Hancock looks as if she’d be right at home as a guest of the Coates WRC Coffs event.
STEELY RESOLVE: Courtney Hancock looks as if she’d be right at home as a guest of the Coates WRC Coffs event. {your name}

CHAMPION ironwoman Courtney Hancock is in line to come back to home territory as part of the Coates Hire WRC Rally on the Coffs Coast later in the year.

Courtney has signed on as a Coates Hire Racing ambassador and wore the sponsor's colours for the first time on the weekend at the Balmoral Burn fundraiser for the Humpty Dumpty Foundation.

Coates publicist Mark Higgins said the company would love to have the surf star involved in the event if her training schedule for summer racing allowed it.

"Somehow I feel Courtney will make time to be a guest at the rally and wouldn't miss an opportunity to come back to Sawtell to visit friends and family," he said.

The association began for the multiple Kelloggs Nutri-Grain Ironwoman champion when Coates Hire became involved with her sport.

"I am delighted to represent an iconic Australian company that has been a strong supporter of the Kellogg's series," she said.

"For many years I have seen the orange Coates signs at all our surf events and it's now an honour to be a part of the team."

Tickets for Coates Hire Rally Australia went on sale last Monday, commencing a 100-day countdown to the event on September 11-14.

Topics:  coates hire, coffs harbour, courtney hancock, motorsport, rally australia, world rally championship, wrc



Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Valla search warrant uncovers suspicious items

Search warrant at Valla finds drugs and firearms

Cowper Chat: Candidates on jobs

The Cowper Federal Election candidates.

Cowper Chat: Candidates on jobs

Latest deals and offers

Cowper Chat: Candidates on jobs

Greens candidate Carol Vernon on plans for jobs and growth.

Cowper Chat: Candidates on jobs

Federal Member Luke Hartsuyker on plans for jobs and growth

Cowper Chat: Candidates on jobs

Labor candidate Damian Wood on plans for jobs and growth.

Perfect time to invest in Northern Rivers property

The Northern Rivers rental market is tighter than Sydney making it the perfect time for investors to get better returns out of property than superannuation or banks deposits.

Low interest rates and tight rental market are prime time to invest