In a huge sponsorship boost for the 2019 Tandragee 100, Rapid International Ltd have been confirmed as new title sponsors of Supersport competition at the hugely popular national meeting.
Traditionally providing close, ultra competitive action, the feature Supersport encounter last year at Tandragee saw Mullingar’s Derek McGee reign supreme aboard the Site Sealants B&W Racing Kawasaki.
Current Irish Road Race Supersport champion McGee, is just one of a host of stars anticipated on this years Tandragee 100 entry list, which looks also set to include BE Racing’s Derek Sheils, McAdoo Kawasaki’s Adam McLean and multi Manx GP winner Darryl Tweed.
Photo by Rod Neill
Others hoping to tackle the technical Tandragee course include Patch Racing’s Davy Graham, plus prospective event newcomer Lee Hembury.
In recent times, you always regularly hear how organising clubs are struggling for sponsorship to help with running costs, providing race action and most of all keeping events going.
One must congratulate, applaud Rapid International Ltd for their decision to sponsor the Tandragee 100, which year in year out provides captivating, enthralling, exhilarating, world class pure road racing action.
Words by Stevie Rial