My flat mate’s dad got some weekend passes for the rally has he owns a Citroen car dealership, so on Saturday we decided to head up to one of the stages and experience the magic of rallying.

A 40 minute drive later and well up into the Welsh valleys the weather was looking horrendous. Foggy, cold and raining hard. True Welsh weather at its best.

Here’s what it looked like as we got there:

Trying to walk and climb around the different spots became impossible as I completely forgot about wearing anything suitable on my feet, my poor skate shoes, they were completely submerged in mud up to my ankles a few times.

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So I headed down to the bay in Cardiff on Friday to check out the ceremony for the start of the British Rally. As I was walking there I saw Hirvonen drive past me and thought “Shit, we’re late…”. Yep I didn’t get to see the top 4 drivers, they had already left.

So I spent the rest of the evening checking out the remainder of the WRC, the P-WRC and J-WRC cars.

The only camera I had was a rubbish Coolpix, so I apologize for the quality of the photos.

P-WRC Champ:

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