WINNING GRIN: Gary
WINNING GRIN: Gary "Weed?? Weeding.

Competition exterminated



ROCKHAMPTON'S Gary "Weed'' Weeding loves nothing better than a crasharama full of carnage ? especially when he is the last man standing.

After first getting addicted to these events in 1980 with a 1962 Dodge Phoenix, Weeding won his third title in the Rockhampton Saloon Car Club's $2000 crasharama at the Rockhampton Showgrounds on Saturday night after lasting about 20 minutes.

Weeding feels a deep need to exterminate the opposition and this year it was "The Exterminator No. 14'' XD Falcon which stood up among 23 starters.

He might need a new "Exterminator'' for his next outing. "I think the Exterminator is just about exterminated,'' Weeding said, who hopes the Exterminator line will keep going to number 20.

Crasharamas were made for drivers like Weeding who don't see the point in racing around in circles and there is method in his madness: "You keep looking to see what's moving, once you've stopped you're stuffed.''

Rockhampton's Danny Lennon won the Best Smash of the Night title ? awarded for the best reaction from the crowd.



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