Competitors waiting for the green light at the Independence Drag Race Meet in Nevis
By Curtis Morton
Caribbean News Now contributor
CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Kittitians dominated the Independence Drag Race Meet held in Nevis on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th September.
The fourth annual Independence Drag Race Meet was held over the two days at the St James’ raceway.
Huge crowds showed up for the event, especially on the Sunday, which was the day for the grand final showdowns.
The meet attracted racers from Antigua, Anguilla, St Maarten, St Kitts and host Nevis.
At the end of the day, however, the Kittitians made the biggest statement, as they walked away with three wins out of the five major categories.
The following were the results:
Open Class – car (skb 02) Sholock Queeley – St Kitts Winner -- car 08. Second: Kareem Walters – Nevis
10 Sec – car (skb 73) Calbert Williams St Kitts – winner / Runner up - car (nev 169) Raynaldo Chiverton - Nevis
11 Sec – car (skb 202) Dwayne Decosta - St Kitts Winner / Runner up - car (nev 54) Felix Smithen Nevis
12 Sec – car (nev 05) Wentworth Smithen - Nevis Winner / Runner up – car (sbk08) Alexander James St Kitts
13 Sec – car (nev 01) Annelise Leibrrandt - Nevis Winner / Runner up – car (nev 103) Javon Hamilton – Nevis