Beitske Visser (NL)
ADAC Formel Masters Oschersleben 2012
After her first car race in a Praga at Assen in 2011 -which she won- is 2012 her first complete season in autosport.
Her debut was promising but in only the second raceweekend at Zandvoort
she had a big crash and had to stay overnight in hospital.
The following day the Frisian returned undaunted and scored a 8th place in the second race of the weekend and
won the 3rd, the first woman to do so.
Closer medical examination showed she had raced with a broken back.
To a question of a reporter if she was in pain she answered: "only on the
warm-up and cool-down lap, it's amazing what concentration and adrenaline
With that kind of determination I think we'll be hearing a lot more of her in the future...