Road Racing News

Road Racer’s Adventures: Jurby Airfield Clockwise

Lap records a plenty was one of the prime themes from Saturday’s clockwise Jurby Airfield action. Elite performers included triple Manx GP winner, Southern 100 front runner Michael Evans.

Unbeaten across Super Twin, Supersport, 1000cc race stints, the final open centre Championship race saw Wilcock Consulting backed Evans set a blistering new lap record of 1 minute 05.748 seconds.

The Crowe brothers Ryan & Callum were also in record breaking form on route to successive Sidecar victories.

Quickest three wheeling newcomers in TT history, Saturday’s second Sidecar race at Jurby would see the Haven Homes supported pair lower the outright lap record to 1 minute 08.237 seconds.

Photo by Mark Corlett

17 times TT winner Dave Molyneux/Ben Binns placed second behind the Crowe’s in the opening Sidecar race whilst added esteemed Mountain Course exponents taking top three finishes were:

2011 Super Twins Manx GP victor Dave Moffitt, Marc Colvin, new Pre-Injection 600 lap record holder Dean Osborne, Stephen Ault and Post Classics Solos front runner Jamie Williams.

Words by Stevie Rial

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