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Feedback and observations from the Alpine Course Check – 13/10

Firstly, we are all exhausted, it's been a massive three days. As we finished stage 18, the last one, we all agreed that it was a tough, challenging event physically and mentally but we were also excited at how good the roads are. This really is an event that will reward a strong team effort. … Continue reading Feedback and observations from the Alpine Course Check – 13/10

Competitor Profile – Co-Driver Alex Gelsomino

Alex Gelsomino, born and raised in Italy, started competing at 18 years old in regional tarmac Rallyes in his native Sicily, before moving to USA in 1994. After a couple of years settling in his new country, Alex resumed his career in the California and American championships with many privateer teams. His first pro ride … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Co-Driver Alex Gelsomino

Alpine Merchandise Now Available

The range of merchandise for the Alpine Rally of East Gippsland has been launched and there is something for everyone. From stickers and keyrings to hats, beanies and hoodies as well as polos and tees it's a great range. We strongly recommend competitors and spectators pre-order event merchandise and collect it from the merchandise van … Continue reading Alpine Merchandise Now Available

Black Magic Media to Film Alpine Rally of East Gippsland

We are delighted to announce that acclaimed production company Black Magic Media will once again be on hand at the Alpine Rally of East Gippsland to record this iconic event for posterity. The focus of the production for 2019 is Online Media rather than a TV documentary as has been done in previous years and … Continue reading Black Magic Media to Film Alpine Rally of East Gippsland

Competitor Profile – Robert Cranston and Russell Opie

Robert Cranston 2018 marked 50 years of my involvement in Rallying. I credit Peter Hudson, a mechanic at B S Stillwell for getting me interested in the sport. Sometimes I applaud him and other times I am not so sure...it's that kind of sport. Wife Judy and I bought an Anglia which we rallied for … Continue reading Competitor Profile – Robert Cranston and Russell Opie