Road Racing News

Oliver’s Mount Top 8: Conrad Harrison

The next racer to take part in Road Racing News, brand new Oliver’s Mount Top 8 series, is nothing short of three wheeling royalty, Bradford’s Conrad Harrison.

Over 28 times a race winner at Yorkshire’s equivalent to the TT Races, North West 200 and Ulster Grand Prix, his answers to the Scarborough themed questions are as follows:

Q1: First memory of Oliver’s Mount?

“Watching Barry Sheene beat Mick Grant in the 70’s while spectating with my old man.”

Q2: Favourite part about racing at the mount?

“All the fans and spectators around the course, and chatting to them in the paddock.”

Q3: Favourite section of Scarborough course?

“Got to be the ‘humps’.”

Q4: Best moment thus far at Scarborough?

“Winning overall in 93′ beating Rod Bellas and travelling round the circuit waving to the crowd!”

Q5: All time Scarborough racing hero?

“Dean Harrison!”

Q6: Is there one machine in particular that you would like to race at Scarborough?

“Yes, my TZ 750 Yamaha!”

Q7: One word to describe Oliver’s Mount?


Q8: Most respected racing rival at Scarborough?

“That’s got to be Ian Bell. Legend!”

Words by Stevie Rial