Nelson Leader : January 8th 2015
28 THE NELSON LEADER, JANUARY 8, 2015 SPORT High revs and fast speeds at the port Spectators lined the streets around Port Nelson for the annual street races on Friday, with the customary spectacular racing on show all day. Nelsonian Dennis Charlett, the current national superbike champion, secured a record fifth King of the Port crown. Close to 100 riders took part in the high-speed action, and the iconic summer event was another big success. Fifth crown: King of the Port, Nelsonian Dennis Charlett, competes in the final race of the day. Photos: ALDEN WILLIAMS Runner-up: Dan McKenzie finished second in the King of the Port races. Real classic: Christchurch’s Tony Bankier on his 1960 Triton 750 during the Classics Race. Speed and power:GRobinson, Ducati Superlight 700, F3 Class. Photos this row by JoshDowof Snap Shot Media. Flying:GRobinson takes a corner. Fast track: P Denovan powers around the course.
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