March 2017 News
Next Club Day
Sunday, 26th March 2017 at Blair Cartwright’s property , Cartwrights Road, Timaru – the actual
paddock is still to be confirmed but will be signposted from the corner of State Highway 8
(Pleasant Point Highway) and Cartwrights Road.
Cartwrights property is where we have hosted the NZ Champs in previous years.
Please no dogs and remember to clean up after yourselves and respect this property.
Scrutineering is at 10:00am – 10:30 followed by drivers briefing. Please bring karts to the sign in
table and form 2 lines for karts to be scrutineered. Please wait with your kart then sign in.
Can we please have clean karts for scrutineering. Numbers must be on all four sides of the kart
and be clearly readable, black on white or white on black. No numbers, no points.
15th – 16th of April 2017 – NZ Grass Kart Champs
The race venue will be Geoffrey Finch’s property just north of Milton on the Milburn straight State
Highway 1 (the same place as last time when held at Milton)
Scrutineering – there will be three options
Friday, 14th April – 6.00pm – 7.00 pm at McClay Boats, Waihola Highway, Milton
6.00 pm – 7.00 pm at Mitre 10, Mosgiel
Saturday, 15th April – 8.00 am – 8.45 am at the Race venue
The Prize Giving Function will be held on the Sunday evening at the Forbury Sports Bar & Function
Centre on Victoria Road in South Dunedin
If you wish you are able to camp onsite.
Entries have now closed but if you still wish to enter you can do so but you will start off the back
of the grid for every race – please contact Angela Rae ASAP if you do wish to enter
23rd April 2017 – there will be Club racing this Sunday – venue to be confirmed
2017 / 2018 Points Series
The new Points season will get underway this coming race day (26th March) with everyone back to
a clear slate and beginning at zero.
Club Points Series winners – 1st, 2nd and 3rd place getters listed below
Midget Ryan Gallagher, Scott McLaren, Hadlee Wilson
Intermediate Flynn Coskerie, Jordan Trumper, Cameron Doake
Junior Jordan Rae, Kurt Bayliss, Rowan Chang
Novice Jerard Trumper, Darren Rae, Graham Jackson
Ladies Deb Boyce, Kate Brown, Andrea Hansen
Senior Brad Rae, Shane Coskerie, Shaun Clark
Open Andrew Green, Ben McLaren, Nathan Reid
Club championship winners – 1st, 2nd and 3rd place getters listed below
Midget Ryan Gallagher
Intermediate Flynn Coskerie, Jordan Trumper, Jacob Cunniffe
Junior Rowan Chang, Kurt Bayliss, Jordan Rae
Novice Darren Rae, Jerard Trumper
Ladies Kate Brown
Senior Kate Brown, Glenn Cormack, Brad Rae
Open Ben McLaren, Andrew Green, Nathan Reid
The BBQ will be running during the lunch break with sausage/bread/onions for $2.00 and also
have small bottles of fizzy drink for $1.00.
If you know of anyone who has a paddock available for the Club to race on please let one of the
Committee know as it’s greatly appreciated to have new venues to race at.
These will be published to our website www.sckartclub.co.nz and shared on our Facebook page
South Canterbury Grass Kart Club. Please check out our website for news and race dates.
A big thanks to all our volunteers that help out leading up to and on our club days, your help is