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Armoy Organisers Confirm Channel 4 Coverage

Armoy organisers, have confirmed today that Channel 4 will for the fifth year running, provide highlights of the hugely popular meeting.

Set to presented again by Graham Little, there will be alongside the race highlights program, a preview show, based around how Armoy gets ready for the yearly embarkment of pure road racing competition.

Coverage begins one week after the ‘Race of Legends’, with the first of the program’s beginning from 7 AM.

Leading pure roads lights confirmed to return to Armoy include William Dunlop, Cookstown BE Racing’s Derek Sheils, Derek McGee, Michael Sweeney, Dan Kneen on the DTR BMW, Paul Jordan, rising star Adam McLean.

Photo by Rod Neill

Plus Gary Dunlop, Paul Robinson, Darryl Tweed and notable newcomers such as Dominic Herbertson and protege of Ian Lougher, Joe Thompson.

Expect as well 15 times TT winner Michael Dunlop to compete, as he aims for an unprecedented seventh feature Race of Legends title.

Words by Stevie Rial