On Saturday, the NSW speedway team at Greenhill set the pace for things to come in the state of origin world, smashing their Queensland counterparts.
The NSW side, featuring the Macleay Valley's Sonny Spurgin and Jayden Holder won 61 to 29 in a dominant performance.
"The day was good, it was surprising to see the amount of locals following Sonny who turned up to watch him, the crowd loved it," Sonny's father Tim said.
The Greenhill track also trialled a 250cc demonstration with Tate Zischke from Queensland riding.
"The track accommodated it, Darcy Ward made the comment we've got to tweak a few things with the track to make it a bit safer and then we can actually host 250 speedway meetings," Spurgin added.
Round two off the state of origin series goes to Tamworth and then round three in Brisbane in October,
In the individual event, Holder finished second in the B final with Sonny placing closely behind him in third.
Spurgin has a range of events on the horizon, with NSW titles at Central Coast, Qld titles and Darcy Ward invitational in Brisbane occurring in the back end of this year.
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