We all know about the big legend from the Gold Coast taking his sixth Finke win, but there was a horde of Queenslanders who made the trip out to Alice for the legendary desert blast, and a few of ‘em came back with some very well-deserved trophies.
Benny Russell, Gladstone, KTM 300 EXC – 2nd in Class 01 (251cc and above -stroke)
Some guy called Toby Price, Gold Coast, KTM 500 EXC-F – 1st in Class 02 (451cc and above 4-stroke)
Dalton Byrne, Thargomindah, KTM 250 EXC – 3rd in Class 03 (up to 250cc 2-stroke)
Brodie Crane, Rockhampton, Husqvarna FE 450 3rd in Class 05 (251cc to 450cc 4-Stroke)
Adam O'Connor, Underwood, KTM 500 EXC-F - 2nd - Class 08 (Veterans 45 years and over)
Beau Dargel, Rockhampton, KTM 500 EXC-F - 11th outright in 02:26:39.8
Brodie Crane, Rockhampton, Husqvarna FE 450 15th outright in 02:31:53.3
Ellyse O'Connor, Rockhampton, Yamaha - Fastest Lady
That's a big effort team. Well done!
Pics courtesy: Owlpine Group