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78 Rider Entry Confirmed For Senior Manx Grand Prix

Scheduled to get underway tomorrow from 10:15 AM, 78 riders are confirmed to take part in this years Senior Manx Grand Prix.

In a first for the Manx GP, the starting order for the four lap race, will be determined by lap speeds during practice week.

Cause of this Junior race winner Michael Evans, who was on near lap record pace on Saturday afternoon, will be first down on Glencrutchery Road.

Photo by Mark Corlett

Fellow Manxmen Dean Osborne and Jamie Williams are next up on the starting order, whilst the remainder of the first ten starters is completed by Barry Evans, Glenn Harrison, Joe Faragher, Tom Robinson, David Lumsden, Lightweight winner Darren Cooper and Brendan Fargher.

Nine newcomers are entered including (A) race runner up Darryl Tweed, Mike Norbury and America’s Adam Bauer, plus in total 14 countries are represented.

The starting order for the 2017 Senior Manx Grand Prix, is as follows:

1 Michael Evans
2 Dean Osborne
3 Jamie Williams
4 Barry Evans
5 Glenn Harrison
6 Joe Faragher
7 Tom Robinson
8 David Lumsden
9 Darren Cooper
10 Brendan Fargher
11 Dave Butler
12 Richard Charlton
13 Marc Ironside
14 Andy Farrell
15 James Chawke
16 Stephen Smith
17 Darryl Tweed
18 Damian Horan
19 Peter Wilkinson
20 Rhys Hardisty
21 Steven Procter
22 Victor Lopez Santos
23 Nick Anderson
24 Wayne Humble
25 Dennis Booth
26 Adrian Hartog
27 Rob Whittall
28 Paul Williams
29 Mike Norbury
30 Matt Mylchreest
31 Gareth Evans
32 Chris Cook
33 Allan Brodie
34 Stuart Hall
35 Michael Hand
36 Andy McPherson
37 Sam Johnson
38 David McConnachy
39 Jason Brewster
40 Rad Hughes
41 Gaz Evans
42 Emmett Burke
43 Steven Horne
44 Andy Lovett
45 Frederic Besnard
46 Shaun Evans
47 Rodger Wibberley
48 Erik Kjuus
49 Marc Colvin
50 Justin Collins
51 Gary Vines
52 Nigel Rea
53 Andrew Windsor
54 Andreas Psychogyios
55 Daryl Dorlich
56 Jason Heritage
57 Callum Ward
58 Leon Murphy
59 Steve Moody
60 Paul Van Der Heiden
61 Nicolas Pautet
62 Steven Beale
63 Colin Croft
64 Tommy Henry
65 Robert Nelson
66 Richard Vuillermet
67 Peter Creer
68 Adam Bauer
69 Darran Creer
70 Stuart Bedford
71 Gavin Brown
72 Stuart McCann
73 Noel Carroll
74 Tom Snow
75 Ross Orchard
76 Aaron Mellish
77 Ramon Basomba
78 Peter Moore

Words by Stevie Rial

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