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Shaun Goff - Team Principal

Shaun has over a decade of experience in competitive motor racing and his background lies in car preparation and development. Started Optimum Motorsport in 2007 and took full control as Team Principal in 2012 and has taken the squad to British GT4 titles in 2013 (Overall), 2016 (Overall) and 2017 (Pro/Am) and to the top step of the SP3 podium in the Dubai 24 Hours on three occasions.

Connor O'Brien - Aston Martin Vantage GT4

Connor steps up from Ginetta GT5 to the British GT Champion in the brand new Aston Martin Vantage GT4 in 2018. After making his circuit racing debut in 2017, Connor returned to the Ginetta GT5 Challenge for a second season of competition in 2018. The season proved to be a strong one as Connor finished all but one round of the championship, recording seven top-six results along the way to be classified a solid sixth in the championship standings.

Flick Haigh - TBC

With a background in Caterhams dating back to 2007 and then in the Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup, Flick took the British GT championship in style alongside Jonny Adam, taking pole position and victory at the first round at Oulton Park. Further podiums and wins followed enduring that she claimed the GT3 title at her first attempt at the wheel of the #76 Aston Martin Vantage at Donington Park. Flick's programme for 2019 will be confirmed in due course.

Jeff Harding - Chief Mechanic / Workshop Manager

Formerly the number one mechanic Triple Eight Engineering on the BMW Z4 GT3 in the British GT Championship between 2013 and 2015 before joining Optimum Motorsport. As Chief Mechanic, Jeff worked on the Audi R8 GT3 in the Creventic Series and British GT in 2016. 2017 saw Jeff work on the Michelin GT3 Le Mans Cup as well as the British GT programme with Aston Martin in 2018 and The Audi R8 in GT Open. Over ten 24 Hour Endurance races.

Phil Trickett - Mechanic

Joined Optimum Motorsport in 2015 following a career in the dealership motor trade. Phil is our Head Mechanic on our Ginetta GT5 programme, number two mechanic to our Audi R8 GT3, Aston Martin GT3 and Ginetta G55 GT4. Over five 24H endurance races.

Alex Walker - Motorsport Degree

Since joining in 2016, Alex forms part of our dedicated G40 GT5 personal. He is the number two mechanic to the G55 GT4 in the Creventic 24 Hour Series, GT Cup and Britcar. He has five 24 Hour races also under his belt to date.

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