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May 29, 2017

SUPERSTOCK TROPHIES Keith Walker Cup – Club Championships – Shane Harwood Rawson Cup – Season Points – Blair Cunningham Hammond Trophy Points – Local cars – 1st open race each night – Trevor Lineham F W D Day Points Trophy Points – Local cars – All races except teams – Alex Hill Railway Hotel Cup…

May 25, 2017

Wednesday 28 June 2017 7.30 PM Clubrooms, Lansdowne Road, Richmond AGENDA Minutes of 2016 Annual General Meeting President’s Report Financial Report Election of Officers Subscriptions Constitution McCall Complex Neighbour Issues General Business Nomination Forms available below, from on page three or contacting the Secretary Shara Higgins 03 542 4174

April 15, 2017

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER SCENE SET FOR SUNDAY FINISH Written by Pete McNae   We had Good Friday, but Saturday was better because, 24 hours after it was meant to happen, the Nelson Speedway Association got to complete day one of its Easter Extravaganza. The foul weather that whipped cross-country on Wednesday and Thursday forced…

March 8, 2017

HIT FIRST, ASK QUESTIONS LATER OUTLAW BECOMES AN INDIAN   Written by: Pete McNae   Harley Robb doesn’t care where, as long as he’s there. The Christchurch-based stockcar driver is still just 20 but he’s already teams raced for the Sunset Slayers, Canterbury Crushers and Eastern States Titans, as well as having a crack for…

February 25, 2017

NELSON’S CHALLENGE COMES UNSTUCK WEBB’S DRIVE FOR FIVE   Written by: Pete McNae   It probably reads like the school reports of many of the patrons scattered across the terraces at the Milestone Homes Top of the South Speedway last night – a B plus for effort and a big red See Me for achievement….

February 22, 2017

  WINNING RACES, LEARNING PLENTY TQs’ MAIN EVENT FT. CORKILL   Written by: Pete McNae   Jayden Corkill does his best work after dark. The TQ midget driver has picked up a few chequers in his first season in the class at the Milestone Homes Top of the South Speedway, but they have tended to…

February 11, 2017

HAMILTON TAKES HIS CHANCES TITLE COMES GIFT-WRAPPED   Written by: Pete McNae It might have been a very late Christmas present. Or perhaps it was early for Valentine’s Day on Tuesday. Either way, Jamie Hamilton was thrilled to have the South Island Superstock Series title gift-wrapped and presented to him at the Milestone Homes Top…

February 8, 2017

SOMETHING OLD IS SOMETHING NEW A BLAST FROM THE PAST   Written by: Pete McNae It will feel like welcoming back a long-lost family member when the modifieds return to Milestone Homes Top of the South Speedway on Saturday. For a decade, the rambunctious V8s ruled – Tony Frost was a two-time national champion, Cliff…

November 17, 2016

SPEEDWAY FOR A CAUSE   MONEY POSTED FOR STOCKCAR STIRRER   By Pete McNae   The devastating quakes that were centred on North Canterbury early on Monday morning, and the more than 1700 that have been felt around the country since, have had a significant effect on the lives and livelihoods of thousands. Two people…

October 13, 2016

Is it an evolution or a revolution?   Fans at Nelson’s Milestone Homes Top of the South Speedway will be the first to find out when the Rees family transporter rolls through the gates on Saturday, sporting a full load of “Spanks”. What’s a Spank? If chassis builder Peter Rees and sons Asher and Ethan…