Racing on Roads 2009

By MCN News Desk -

 25 December 2008 09:00

Racing on public roads isn’t just about the TT or even the amazing Irish scene. There’s a world of traditional racing on public roads still out there. Some of the races are now consigned to classic racing, others like Schleiz in Germany, still host domestic national superbike races.

Here’s a guide to some of the big road races scheduled for 2009.
 
Apr 18-19 Bikers Cup, Spa, Belgium
Apr 19 Spring Cup, Scarborough, N Yorks
Apr 24-25 Cookstown, County Tyrone
May 1-2 Tandragee, North Armagh
May 9-10 Classic Gold Cup, Mettet, Belgium
May 12-16 North West 200, Coleraine.
May 21 Hengelo, Holland
May 29-Jun 1 Pre TT Classic Races, Billown Isle of Man
May 30-Jun 13 Isle of Man TT
Jun13 Billown TT, Isle of Man
Jun 19-20 Bush, Dungannon, Country Tyrone
Jun 19-20 Bikers Classic, Spa, Belgium
Jun 27-28 Athea, Tralee, County Kerry
Jul 3-4 Skerries, Dublin
Jul 11-12 Cock of the North, Scarborough, N Yorks
Jul 11-12 Walderstown, Fore, Westmeath
Jul 13-16 Steam Packet Southern 100, Billown, Isle of Man
Jul 17-19 Grand Prix des Frontieres, Chimay, Belgium
Jul 18-19 Kells, County Meath
Jul 18-19 Aberdare Park, Wales
Jul 25-26 Faugheen, Tipperary
Jul 31- Aug 1 Mid Antrim, Ballymena, County Antrim
Jul31-Aug2 Schleizer-Dreieck, Germany
Aug 7-8 Armoy, Nr Ballymoney, County Antrim
Aug 8-9 Boyne 100, Co Louth
Aug 8-9 Eight Hours of Spa, Belgium
Aug 12-13 Dundrod 150, County Andrim
Aug 15 Ulster GP, Dundrod, County Antrim
Aug 22 –September 4 Manx GP, Douglas, Isle of Man
Sep 12-13 Killalane, Dublin
Sep 19-20 Gold Cup, Scarborough, North Yorks
Nov 21 Macau Grand Prix, Macau, China

All dates are provisional. Please check with event organisers before planning any trips