Road Racing News

Manx GP Top 6: Tom Robinson

A triple race winner from the 69th Gold Cup meeting at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough, Stockton on Tees based Tom Robinson is next to take part in Road Racing News growing in popularity Manx GP Top 6 series.

Overall to date three times a top 15 MGP finisher, 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?

“This is crazy and I’ve got a lot of work to do!”

Q2: Most memorable Manx GP bike?

“Probably my first ZX6R (Kawasaki) I took when I was a newcomer. Basically standard but went really well. Great bike.”

Q3: Most treasured memory from the Manx?

“Probably completing my first ever race (2013 Newcomers A).”

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

“There’s that many good racers it’s hard to pick one!”

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?

“Probably a classic Triumph Trident. Sound so good!”

Words by Stevie Rial