Maxxis Gold Cup Dubbo 2019 – GKC Report

On August 24 Griffith Kart Club members traveled to Dubbo to compete in the Maxxis Australasian Gold Cup.With great weather and 80 plus competitors the racing was shaping up to be hot all weekend.

Two of Griffith’s youngest members competing in the novice class where Joseph Belardo and Jack Charles.Both boys raced hard all weekend with them both making great improvements. Joseph took the cake home with a 3rd place and Jack had a great weekend with plenty of experience under his belt to place 8th.In the Junior Light class Luca Belardo had a great weekend,being the first time at the track he got faster every race and finished the weekend with a 5th place.The Junior Performance class we had Ky Young competing,Ky raced well both days improving his times in every race and finished with a 7th .Being only is second race meeting in this class things are looking good for the future.

With Griffith only having one senior member representing the club this weekend,Grant (chino) Brown competed in the tag restricted light class.He had a fantastic weekend on track putting it to more seasoned drivers and came away with a 5th place in the final.The club is very proud of there members efforts over the weekend.

This coming weekend Saturday the 7th the Griffith club will be holding a round 5 of the Club Championship,which will include the KZ2 class which is a great race to watch, with their standing starts and high revving it will provide great racing. Also the new 4SS THUNDERSPORT class will be racing which also will provide plenty of entertainment. With racing starting at 1pm and continuing into the night under lights.Entry is free and there is a great canteen available.