Road Racing News

Manx GP Top 6: Kevin Barsby

Multi times a top three finisher at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough, Wolsingham based Kevin Barsby is the latest racer to take part in Road Racing News brand new for 2020, Manx GP Top 6 series.

A top fifteen finisher in the Newcomers A Manx GP of 2016, his answers to the Mountain Course themed set of questions are as follows:

Q1: When you first competed at the Manx, what was your first initial thought of the Mountain Course?

“Most exciting yet scary experience of my life!!”

Q2: Most memorable Manx GP bike?

“As yet my Triumph 675.”

Photo by Nick Wheeler

Q3: Most treasured memory from the Manx?

“To be honest I have lots of great memories but winning my first replica is up there!”

Q4: Is there one specific Manx GP competitor that you look up to?

“I respect everyone that rides the Mountain Course equally.”

Q5: Describe the Manx GP in one word?


Q6: Finally, if you could race one machine from any series, championship around the Mountain Course, what would it be?

“I’d love a go on a 250 two stroke.”

Words by Stevie Rial