Greg Wapling #226
CLUB ANIMALMordialloc Victoria
Greg is the webmaster and was newsletter editor for the Dry Lakes Racers Australia from 1997 until 2005. He represented the DLRA within a group of racers from around the world looking to set World standards for Long and Short course Land Speed Racing.
The website first went online in 1997 with just a few pages promoting the annual speed trials, since that time it has grown into over 1350 pages packed full of information about Land Speed Racing and coverage from each years Speed Trials.
Greg took over the newsletter from Robbie Warden in 1998. At that time it was produced once maybe twice a year. Now there are 4 issues, plus a special race issue and Speed Trials program.
Greg has been on committee since 2000 became Vice President of the DLRA in 2014 and can be found working hard in the Registration Van at Speed Week.
A life member of Bay Rodders, a very active hot rod club south of Melbourne, Greg owns a '34 Chev Master Sedan Street Rod and a 1951 Chev Pick up Project. He's was also the founding webmaster for the Australian Street Rod Federation from 1995 until 2005. He was also instrumental in getting over 30 hot rod related business online and promoting their products to a global market.
|Time in Sport
|Claim to Fame
|Best thing about Dry Lakes Racing