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Simon Patterson  says:

Hill announces shock sabbatical

2011 British Superbike champion Tommy Hill has announced that he will be taking a year-long sabbatical from racing for the 2013 season. The Kent rider has released a statement stating that  his failure to secure a seat at world championship level has prompted the decision, citing a desire to move forwards from the British championship. He further explains that he has spent most...

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  • Posted 2 years ago (09 November 2012 17:36)

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Aug 02

Posts: 359

wings1372 says:

Read between the lines

Basically he wants to earn more money (who doesn't) and another BSB ride would not do it. However, lose all the pressure and do some track day instruction, run your own business and maybe do some TV work can all make life that much easier, especially if you want to start a family.

It's a shame to lose a talent from the grid but all the best to Tommy and his family, I hope he makes the right decisions for them.

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Feb 10

Posts: 565

RobTZ says:

Great Rider

If a top ride comes up in 2013, Hill will be a wanted one.

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