Pedal to the metal
OVER 40 keen go-karters took to the track for the Whitsunday Motorsport Club's race meet at Whitsunday Raceway on the weekend.
Sunday was full of fast and furious karting action with riders from the Whitsundays facing off against competitors from all over North Queensland.
The club is holding a come and try day this Saturday, June 16, from 10am-3pm.
This weekend's session will provide a safe and friendly atmosphere for anyone to come and try go-karting. It will also serve as practice for those drivers who are gearing up for the Great Barrier Reef title meeting which the club is hosting on August 11-12.
Sportsman light: 1st Natalie Landsowne, 2nd Robert Byrne, 3rd Damien Schneider
Sportsman heavy: 1st Steve Muscat, 2nd Andrew Waddington
Cadets: 1st Riley Le Garde, 2nd Nathan Hadlow, 3rd Thomas Brazil, 4th Riley Beggs, 5th Jayson Eves, 6th Blake Lyons, 7th Lara Hadlow
Junior national light: 1st Zacchary Pattel, 2nd Kiara Lyons, 3rd Blair Holden, 4th Cal Taylor
Open performance: 1st Rodney Lansdowne
Sportsman super heavy: 1st Dale McDonnell, 2nd John Rowley, 3rd Jason Price, 4th Andrew Waddington, 5th Brett Cruickshanks, 6th Stacey Hadlow, 7th Ian Trappett, 8th Zak Ryan
Senior national light: 1st Daryl Hyslop