Successful opening day at Richter Pass Motorplex

Dan Hodson/submitted photo Enderby's Jordan Almaas lines his 1969 Dodge Dart up against Robin Reding and his 1927 Model T for the Pro Bracket final at last weekend's drag race.

Dan Hodson/submitted photo
Enderby’s Jordan Almaas lines his 1969 Dodge Dart up against Robin Reding and his 1927 Model T for the Pro Bracket final at last weekend’s drag race.

OSOYOOS, BC – Despite threatening skies, the Wine Country Racing Association (WCRA) pulled off a successful start to the 2018 drag racing season at Osoyoos, BC’s Richter Pass Motorplex.

Results for the weekend’s event follow:

Sportsman’s Bracket

Glenn Taylor (Osoyoos, BC) was able to climb his way to the top of a mountain of street cars Sunday. Consistency in his 1990 Ford Mustang pays off.

Pro Bracket

Robin Reding (Merrit, BC) drove his 1927 Model T to victory in the Pro Bracket.

Super Pro

Mike “Bucky” Stewart (Langley, BC) took his 1967 Chevy 2 to the victory lane in the Super Pro division.

Bike/Sled

Lorne Stavinga (Grand Forks, BC) zipped past the competition to take home the Bike/Sled trophy.

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Two June races are scheduled to finish up the spring segment of drags in the South Okanagan Valley, June 3 and 17, then racing resumes in the fall, with races on Sept. 23 and Oct. 7.