41st Junior Sprint Classic

The Eastern Lions Kart Club hosted the 41st edition of the Junior Sprint Classic at Hume International Raceway (Pucka) on the weekend.

Fresh off a win at Morwell’s Golden Power Series round, Will Thompson took out the feature event, the 20-lap Champion of Champions race for KA3 Junior.

Will Thompson wins the Junior Sprint (pic – Pace Images)

After qualifying second to Samuel March, Thompson got up to win the ‘championship weight’ division, earning pole for the feature. Losing the start to national champion Pip Casabene, Thompson got by a few laps later and ended up winning by over one second.

  • full results on speedhive HERE
  • photos by Pace Images – Saturday pics HERE, Thomas Randle evening HERE, Sunday pics HERE

Champion of Champions (KA3 @ Championship Weight)
1 William Thompson
2 Pip Casabene
3 Samuel March

(pic – Pace Images)
All the drivers at the 2023 edition of Junior Sprint Classic (pic – Pace Images)

KA3 Junior Heavy C&D (11 entries)
1 Jackson Pinczuk
2 Thomas Motta
3 Arthur Atran

KA3 Junior Light C&D (19 entries)
1 Dylan Paragreen
2 Cody Boys
3 Ryder Dahler


KA2 (4 entries)
1 Cooper Stapleton
2 Jack Steere
3 Anashe Manyau

Cooper Stapleton (pic – Pace Images)

KA3 Junior Ladies (4 entries)
1 Seren Hughes
2 Scarlett Tander
3 Isabel Grimwood

Cadet 12 (25 entries)
1 Archie Bristow
2 Austin McPherson
3 Jackson Brasher

Archie Bristow (81) (pic – Pace Images)

KA3 Junior (Champ Weight, 21 entries)
1 William Thompson
2 Samuel March
3 Pip Casabene

Cadet 9 (24 entries)
1 Jarvis Hindle
2 Oliver Armitt
3 Noah Zamprogno

KA3 Junior Heavy (16 entries)
1 Amos Orr
2 Jack Plumb
3 Mathew Basso

Amos Orr (pic – Pace Images)

Cadet 12 C&D (24 entries)
1 Sebastian Dias
2 Mason Woods
3 Felix Jia


(pic – Pace Images)
(pic – Pace Images)