The first rider from Poland to tackle the MGP, IRRC Supersport points finisher Krystian Paluch is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News rising in popularity, Manx GP Top 6 series.
13th in last August’s Newcomers A Manx Grand Prix, 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?
“Disbelief. happiness. Determination. I felt that I was fulfilling my dreams in the world of motorcycle racing.”
Q2: Most memorable Manx GP bike?
“All motorbikes of the Manx GP are amazing but this year (2019) I didn’t have time to look around. I was focused on perfect preparation of my motorcycle.”
Q3: Most treasured memory from the Manx?
“The atmosphere and road racing fans, this is something you can’t forget and also how advanced riders help newcomers. Greetings to our neighbour, Dave Madsen-Mygdal, who helped me a lot!.
An unforgettable situation was when during a free ride I had police checks and they wanted to take my two motorbikes.”
Q4: Is there one specific Manx GP competitor that you look up to?
“When going to the track, I had no opponent to look up but I knew that others wanted to compete with me.”
Photo by Nick Wheeler
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 have been riding Honda’s for many years, I feel very good on them, race them very well. If I had to choose the dream motorcycle, it’s only Honda, in the highest racing specification, 600 or 1000.”
Words by Stevie Rial