Season 16/17 Prizegiving results

The annual Wellington Speedway prize giving and ball was held on May 27th at the Silverstream retreat. It was a great night with a sell out attendance. It was a fantastic way to see out the 16/17 season.
With apologies for the lateness of this report, the prize winners and those acknowledged were as follows...

Most Improved Driver

 

STREETSTOCKS Daniel Bouzaid
SALOONS Rodney Green
STOCKCARS Ashlee Gaskin-Robertson


Top Points

 

Streetstocks Runner Up Tristan O’Donnell
  Winner Dennis Jefferies
Modifieds Runner Up Brian McPhee
  Winner Ben Cawthra
Saloons Runner Up Craig Burton
  Winner Ashleigh Halcrow
 Stockcars Runner Up Josh Lockett
  Winner Todd McLachlan
Superstocks Runner Up Keegan Levien
  Winner Richard Gaskin


Best Presented

 

Minisprints Shane Simpsons
Modifieds Jonas England
Saloons Dean Munn
Super Saloons Mark Pitcher
Stockcars Hayden Thomas
Superstocks Richard Gaskin


Feature Points

 

Streetstocks Runner Up Hamish Hvid
  Winner Daniel Bouzaid
Stockcars Runner Up Josh Patterson
  Winner Josh Lockett


Best Stirrer

 

Streetstocks Mark Brosnahan
Stockcars Todd McLachlan


Top First Year Driver


Haley Best

Wellington Champs

 

Streetstocks Tristan O’Donnell
Nodifieds Brian McPhee
Saloons Matt Eckersley
Stockcars Paul Gaskin
Superstocks Dale Robertson (1st W car)

 

Special Awards

 

ANGELA ROUSE MEMORIAL TROPHY Matt Hutchinson
DEVOTION WITHOUT DUTY The Dub Club Crew
HARD LUCK TROPHY Lance Anderson
OVERALL BEST PRESENTED RACING TEAM Eckersley Family Racing – 4w Ministock 34w Saloon
SPECTATORS CHOICE AWARD Runner Up - Matt Eckersley
SPECTATORS CHOICE AWARD Winner - Mark Brosnahan
PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR Josh Prentice

 Special Acknowledgements Awards

YOUNG GUNS STOCKCAR TEAM - Graeme Gaskin, Paul Gaskin, Kyle Lane, Josh Prentice, Keegan Levien, Todd McLachlan, Josh Lockett and Taylor Lampp

WELLINGTON WILDCATS - Graeme Gaskin, Dale Robertson, Paul Fairbrother, Keegan Levien, Richard Gaskin, Hilton Parker, Josh Kahui

3RD NI MODIFIEDS Brian McPhee
3rd NI SUPERSALOONS Alan Jacob
1ST NI MODIFIEDS
Jonas England
1st NI SUPERSTOCKS Dale Robertson
1st NZ STOCKCARS
Josh Prentice


Simpson family acknowledged for coming to the end of a 44 year career at Wellington.