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About Us

We are a team of six 5th Years from Gonzaga College SJ, Dublin. Each member possesses more than one skill and has a great attitude to face challenges. Our ambition is to become world champions of F1 in Schools 2023.

Team Members

Joe O'Grady

Team Manager & Design Manager

Joe’s main focus throughout the competition is to set the targets, monitor the team’s progress, and assist with any issues the team members may have and ensure that all members understand the team's objectives and work together to achieve it. He works closely with Robert, our Manufacturing Engineer to product the best quality of designs. Joe having the most prior knowledge about Formula one and his adept managing skills, he was an obvious fit for this role.​

Toby Burns

Finance Manager

Toby is the lead point of contact for any and all matters specific to our finances. He works closely with Justin, our Marketing Manager to prepare all the marketing materials. Toby performs various data analyses for Kronos, creating financial reports, developing budgeting plans, and advising financial decisions. He is a diligent and trustworthy character which is why he is responsible for the financial health of the team. ​

Robert Phelan

Manufacturing Engineer

Robert is responsible for ensuring that manufacturing is carried out in the most efficient and effective way while still maintaining overall quality. He works closely with Joe, our Design Manager to ensure the highest standard final product delivery. Robert’s meticulous eye for detail made him an excellent fit for this role, allowing him to predict potential complications with the car.

Justin Ikwu

Marketing Manager

Justin focuses on developing and executing on marketing strategies for the team and overseeing promotional messaging and products, and work to publish or distribute them to the public via social media. He works closely with Toby to delivery high standard marketing materials. Justin is an amiable character, enabling him to establish a cordial online presence. He also helped our Sponsorship Manager secure sponsors due to his phenomenal communication skills.

Harry Stuart


Harry makes sure the car is legal. He rigourously scrutinises every design and makes sure each car is identical. He works very closely with Joe and Robert, giving feedback on designs and manufactured cars.

Sam Purcell

Graphic Design Manager

Sam focuses on developing and improving the Kronos website to deliver the necessary material to the public. He works closely with Justin as he is also responsible for design and marketing. They share an eye for aesthetic and appealing artistic compositions. Sam has also shown extreme proficiency with his computer skills, making him an amazing fit for this role.

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