Road Racing News

Prospective Ulster GP Newcomers Sample Illustrious Dundrod Course

Prospective Ulster GP newcomers in recent days have sampled the illustrious Dundrod course, as they step up their preparations ahead of planned first race voyages on the course which year in, year out provides International Road Race action of the absolute highest quality.

Amongst those planning to tackle the Ulster GP for the first time, include seasoned Mountain Course campaigner Richard Charlton, twice IRRC Supersport champion Laurent Hoffmann and reigning Junior Manx GP victor James Chawke.

Photo by Allister Dickson – Startline Photography

Others Dundrod bound this August include improving next generation Irish roads competitors Stephen McKeown and Noel Smith, upcoming Manx racer Paul Cassidy and Czech roads great Kamil Holan.

It’s extremely encouraging for organisers of the Ulster GP, to have so many proven, ambitious, talented racers adding the worldwide popular meet to their 2019 race season itinerary.

World class, leading names confirmed to join the prospective event newcomers in August at Dundrod include Peter Hickman (Smiths Racing), Dean Harrison (Silicone Engineering Racing), Conor Cummins (Padgetts) and Adam McLean (McAdoo Kawasaki).

Words by Stevie Rial

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