Waterford, CT — An overflow crowd was on hand at the Speedbowl Sunday afternoon for “Smacktoberfest” presented by Big Y World Class Supermarkets.
Starting the spectacle, it was the ever-popular “Speedway Bowling”, a Speedbowl original. The seasoned duo of Duane “Out Of Control” Noll of Trumbull and “Sick Rick” Whittle of Mystic were the top pin-smackers, soundly defeating the team of
In the much-anticipated “School Bus Jump,” it was none other than “Backwards Brad” Voglesong successfully piloting his hulking yellow school bus over the ramps, clearing a waiting lineup of hapless motorcycles. A first anywhere, the record setting stunt was presented by Cycle Salvage of West Haven.
Mike Saldamarco of
Mike “The Spike” Dempski was the recipient of a $50.00
In the Deans Auto Recycling 8-cylinder demo derby, Tim Didomizio of
“Wild Bill” Horan of East Hartford took down the Best Appearing Car Award in the in the 8-clinder class, walking away with a $50.00 gift card from the
Last on the afternoon’s agenda was the “World’s Largest Trailer Race,” an event that’s become a wildly popular tradition at the shoreline oval. Much to the delight of the crowd, Dave “Captain” Morgan of Taftville managed to skillfully maneuver his way through the carnage to defeat 34 of the best “trailer racers” in
Sources: Dave Dykes/Waterford Speedbowl PR