The Fast Pod - A podcast all about speed

Episode 10 - Rally champion Garry Pearson talks winning the 'big four', mental toughness & the commercial pressures of motorsport

December 04, 2023 The Fast Pod Season 1 Episode 10
The Fast Pod - A podcast all about speed
Episode 10 - Rally champion Garry Pearson talks winning the 'big four', mental toughness & the commercial pressures of motorsport
Show Notes

What's the secret to success on and off the rally stages?

Tune in as we welcome another history-making competitor to The Fast Pod.

In 2021 ⁠Garry Pearson⁠ became the first rally driver to lift four major UK national championship crowns in a single season.

Key highlights

 We chat to multiple title-winner Garry about:

  • the highs of winning 'the big four'
  • the mental toughness needed to bounce back from career lows
  • the mounting commercial pressures of modern motorsport

Quotes:

  • "After the first two rounds it was almost as if 'what are we doing here?', it was a bit of a difficult start, but then you've got to keep the head down and reset." - Garry Pearson
  • "Having someone at that world level come to the UK was brilliant. It just improves your level because you have to look at everything in more detail." - Garry Pearson
  • "You have to be prepared to make sacrifices in other parts of your life to be doing the British Championship." - Garry Pearson

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