In almost three decades of speedway racing, Trish Dike had never been able to win a Victorian Title, despite several minor podium finishes; however, last Sunday on home soil at Drouin Speedway, she finally managed to get the monkey off her back.

Thurgoona-based racer Daniel ‘Mongrel’ McCarten returned to Speedway racing for the first time this season and he drove like he hadn’t been out of the car in 365 days when he went on to take a big comeback win competing in the Goulburn Oven Sedan Association.

 
 There was one thing that Dylan Pendlebury credited to his victory in last weekend’s Victorian Junior Standard Saloon Title win at Drouin Speedway, and that was persistence.