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PRB Racing Announce Three Rider Ulster GP Presence

PRB Racing will have a three rider presence next week at the MCE Insurance Ulster Grand Prix, which will mark Pikes Peak winner Rob Barber’s first Irish roads outing of 2017.

The Manchester based racer, latest Ulster GP quest sees him pilot YZF R1M Yamaha machinery, within the 1000cc races.

Having lead the teams big bike challenge at TT 2017, Eric Wilson is set for more international roads action with PRB Racing at Dundrod, on the outfit’s S1000RR BMW/CBR 600RR Honda steeds.

Photo by Jim Gibson

One of pure road racing’s great stalwarts, his most recent TT campaign yielded him series of highly respectable results, which included 41st in the opening Monster Energy Supersport encounter.

Rounding out PRB Racing’s Ulster GP rider line up, is event newcomer Owen Graves. Son of former TT competitor Gary Graves, Owen has in recent times established himself as one of Oliver’s Mount’s leading rising stars.

Entered in the Super Twin and Supersport races, he’s one to watch on his debut at Dundrod, which over the years has provided positive memories a plenty, for the hard working and popular PRB Racing team.

Words by Stevie Rial