The 24 trial in Maryborough.
It’s a battle of endurance against the elements.
Success is a mark of craftsmanship and teamwork.
The result may only be worth 50 percent of a team’s total score (learn more about that in the Assessment section here),
but it’s the thrills and spills of wheel-to-wheel racing that keeps many students coming back.
Here’s a slice of history, Overall Line Honours winners from 1991 to today.
Overall Line Honours
|Year||School Name||Team Name||Laps||Distance||Track Length||Direction||Class|
|2017||Girton Grammar School||Xception||626||989.08||1.58||Anti-Clockwise||EEV Single Source|
|2016||Ormeau Woods State High School***||Road Runners||567||997.92||1.76||Anti-Clockwise||Hybrid 1 Open|
|2015||Rode Rage**||Powerswitch||583||921.14||1.58||Anti-Clockwise||Hybrid 1 Open|
|2014||Bendigo Senior SC||Grand Theft Mango||682||913.88||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2013||St Margaret’s School and Berwick Grammar School||Zeus||651||872.34||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2012||Bendigo Senior SC||D.I.Y||687||920.58||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2010||Bendigo Senior SC||Squirrel Grip Racing||696||932.64||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2009||Bendigo South East SC||Furious George||493||660.62||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2008||Flora Hill SC||Bearded Old Mate||654||876.36||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2007||Highview College||Delila||663||888.42||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2006||Bendigo Senior SC||Grug||640||857.6||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2005||Bendigo Senior SC||Bukkamalazir||651||872.34||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2004||Berwick SC*||Firestorm*||607||813.38||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2003||Berwick SC||FireBird||576||771.84||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2002||Bendigo Senior SC||Lt Denver||635||850.9||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2001||Bendigo Senior SC||The Battered Sav||643||861.62||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|2000||Bendigo Senior SC||Molten Chicken||590||790.6||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1999||Wonthaggi SC||Open Wizard||488||653.92||1.34||Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1998||Southern Alliance||Southern Alliance||577||773.18||1.34||Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1997||The Peninsula School||Full Boar||535||716.9||1.34||Clockwise||HPV B|
|1996||Mt Eliza||Quicksilver||518||694.12||1.34||Clockwise||HPV B|
|1995||John Paul College||Rampage II||510||683.4||1.34||Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1994||Geelong Catholic Regional College||Cobra||525||703.5||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1993||Aberfoyle Park HS||Sudden Impact||510||683.4||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1992||Aberfoyle Park HS||Sudden Impact||471||631.14||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV Open|
|1991||Aberfoyle Park HS||Sudden Impact||261||349.74||1.34||Anti-Clockwise||HPV C|
* “Judge Nudge” from St Patrick’s College Ballarat was first across the line with 612 laps (820 km), but had incurred a 50 lap penalty for changing Class prior to the event. Berwick SC’s Firestorm was subsequently awarded first place on 607 laps.
** Woodleigh School’s ‘A Little Too Aero’ was the first HPV across the line with 579 laps (914.82 km).
*** Woodleigh School’s ‘A Little 2 Aero’ was the first HPV across the line with 532 laps (936.32 km).
**** Woodleigh School’s ‘A Little More Aero’ was the first HPV across the line with 626 laps (989.08 km), but had incurred a 50 lap penalty for changing Class prior to the event. Bendigo Senior SC’s ‘Nothin’ Like A Bin Fire’ was subsequently awarded first place on 579 laps.