TT & road races (September 2010)

  • Olivers Mount is real racing

    29 September 2010 by Stephen Orme

    I have been a real fan of racing at Scarborough since I found it some 8 years ago and do not miss a race. My only disappointment has been the lack of sidecar entries. I was really pleased to see Adam child entered and monitored his progress and was pleased for him. He has said that he will be back for more. Well Mr Child I shall be watching out for you and if you don't turn up expect some...

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  • Road race photos

    24 September 2010 by joe mccrystal

    Road race photos

    Just a couple of photos I've taken at various road race meetings in County Antrim throughout the year.

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  • Billown 2011 race dates announced

    23 September 2010 by MCN

    Billown 2011 race dates announced

    Southern 100 Racing has announced the dates of their three road races to be held on the Billown Course during 2011. The Pre TT Classic Road Races open the TT Festival on Friday May 27 and continues on...

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  • Lougher chalks up 129 Scarborough wins

    23 September 2010 by MCN

    Lougher chalks up 129 Scarborough wins

    Blackhorse Kawasaki team boss Ian Lougher returned to the race track with some intent last weekend - extending his wins tally at Oliver's Mount, to 129. Lougher took three wins during the 60th Steve...

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  • Outright Scarborough lap record to Farquhar

    23 September 2010 by Phil Wain

    Outright Scarborough lap record to Farquhar

    Ryan Farquhar rounded off his 2010 road racing season in fine style at the weekend when he not only took a hat-trick of victories at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough but also claimed the outright lap...

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  • Gold Cup

    22 September 2010 by stephen medlock

    Gold Cup

    Foggy at the gold cup, olivers mount,scarboro

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  • Manx Grand Prix

    22 September 2010 by Budgie

    Manx Grand Prix

    Took my mate budgie to the Manx Grand Prix, he's a formula 1 fan. He couldn't believe how close you can get to the top riders with John McGuinness, Hutchy and Conor Cummings.

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  • TT programmed trimmed

    21 September 2010 by MCN

    TT programmed trimmed

    Following an extensive consultation with current TT teams and riders, the TT organisers have decided to drop the first, untimed, practice that was provisionally scheduled for Saturday 28th May. It...

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  • Family update Olie Linsdell’s condition

    06 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Family update Olie Linsdell’s condition

    This is the latest statement from the Manx GP press office updating Olie Linsdell’s condition following his crash in the Post Classic Senior Manx GP: Carole Linsdell has asked the Manx Grand Prix...

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  • Hutchinson’s Manx GP parade lap

    03 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Hutchinson’s Manx GP parade lap

    TT record-breaker Ian Hutchinson was guest of honour at this year’s Manx Grand Prix and was given the chance to do a lap of honour between the two races at today’s Manx. The lap was to celebrate his...

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  • Manx GP Junior result revised

    02 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    The Manx GP organisers have revised the result of yesterday’s Manx GP Junior race and awarded the race win to Michael Sweeney. Following a report that Simon Fulton, the winner of the shortened 2010 Manx Grand Prix race, was not observing the waved yellow flags during an incident at Signpost Corner, the Manx Motorcycle Club have reviewed the incident, confirmed the report and have issued a time...

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  • Two die in Manx GP Junior race

    02 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    The Manx Motorcycle Club has issued the following statement after today’s (Wednesday) Junior Manx GP race: The Manx Motorcycle Club, organisers of the Manx Grand Prix, regret to announce the death of a second rider at today’s Manx Grand Prix. Both riders were involved in a racing accident at Alpine Cottage on the second lap of the Junior race shortly before 11am. The race was later...

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  • Linsdell remains critical

    02 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Linsdell remains critical

    Olie Linsdell remains critical in hospital following his crash at Bishop’s Court during the Post Classic Senior Manx GP on Monday. The latest information MCN has from the Manx GP organisers, is that...

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  • Deaths overshadow Manx GP Junior race

    02 September 2010 by Gary Pinchin

    Simon Fulton was awarded the Manx GP Junior race after the race was brought to a premature halt following a red flag incident at Alpine Cottage. The race was stopped with only eight riders having completed the second lap and regulations state that a race is valid if more than half has been completed so Fulton was awarded a win by virtue of being fastest on the opening lap. Michael Sweeney finished...

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