The Wild Bunch
Award Ceremony and Dinner Dance:
A month had passed since the
Halloween showdown and Saturday the 27th of November was a chance for all
the Wild Bunch and Supercharged Outlaws to get back together again. We
arrived at Tamworth on Saturday afternoon and bumped into the Hartnell gang
and DASH racing.
Twisted best friends and mum
and daughter too.
After a lovely
meal the presentations got underway with awards and trophies given to the
top teams in the Wild Bunch, Roy Wilding Nostalgia and Real Steal
championships. In addition to these, special mention was made to the women
who support their teams throughout the year and the those who work hard all
year to make the Wild Bunch run smoothly.
After scrubbing up for the
evening we grabbed a taxi and headed off to the Drayton Manor Tower
Ballroom. As it was our first year we weren't quite sure what to expect but
it was a great venue nicely laid out and the efforts of the committee
had not gone unnoticed.
Helen and Dean ready for the
evenings entertainment. (Team colours of course)
The women in drag racing,
supportive and strong, without which we'd all be a bunch of smelly, hungry
Dean and the in-law (or is
Twisted Helen and fReQ Mikey
celebrate their haul of silverware, well done guys!
Helen's smile was like that
for quite a few days. The girls at work just don't understand.
collecting her trophies for 3rd place in the Roy Wilding series and 5th
place in the Wild Bunch Helen also received a fantastic surprise when she
was also awarded the prize for the "Best Newcomer to the Sport"
was a perfect end to our novice year in the Wild Bunch and we ended happy,
proud to be a part of the sport and energised for the rebuild through the
It only remains for us to thank
everybody who has helped us over this year, from our crew, to the organisers
and track staff, Tammy at the breakfast van and all our new found friends,
because that is what you have all become.
Catch up with us next year when
the season cracks off to an early start in March.
A splendid display of trophies
and awards waiting for their recipients.
The Wild Bunch top ten receive
their awards, congratulations to all.
Our Wild Bunch, Roy Wilding
and Best Newcomer awards.
We had a great first year and
2004 won't be forgotten quickly with these to remind us.
Disco diva's, bopping and
shaking the night away.