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Armoy: Live Qualifying Updates

Live updates covering each qualifying session at the first Irish road race of 2021, the Armoy Road Races. Photo credit: Tommy Vennard

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Armoy Preview Part 1: Supersport/Superbike/Race of Legends

We’ve had Moto GP, World Superbikes, British Superbikes, World Endurance, Thundersport, No Limits, IRRC events during 2021 but we’ve not had the unique spectacle that is Irish Road Racing. Well…

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Road Racer’s Adventures: Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship Round 2

Triple Irish Road Race Superbike Champion Derek Sheils, goes into this weekend’s Armoy Road Races in exemplary form having sealed series of 1000cc triumphs at the latest Dunlop Masters Superbike…

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Road Racer’s Adventures: Ulster Superbike Championship, Kirkistown

Opening two wheel race action in Northern Ireland for 2021, top level national circuit racing took place today at Kirkistown, hosting the Ulster Superbike Championship season opener. 24 times North…

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Road Racer’s Adventures: Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship Round 1

Irish roads royalty a plenty was in attendance over the weekend at Mondello Park, for the season opening Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship round. Runner-up within the opening big bike encounter,…

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On This Day: 30th April

Five years ago today, the latest edition of Irish Road Racing’s longest running active national road race, the Cookstown 100 provided it’s usual mix of scintillating race action, a top…

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On This Day: 1st April

Five years ago today the 2016 Irish road racing season, kicked off at the returning Mid Antrim 150 Road Races. Amongst the main highlights of the last Clough Circuit based…

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Stats: Top 30 Quickest Armoy Exponents

Since it’s inception in 2009, 31 racers have topped the 100 mph lap mark at the highly valued Armoy Road Races. Lap record holder since 2011, 19 times TT winner…

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Alphabet Road Racing: C – Champion

Representing letter C in Road Racing News Alphabet Road Racing series is a word that all sportsman hope will be beside their name during their careers, Champion. In recognition of…

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Stats: Post 2007 – 75 Most Rapid Tandragee 100 Competitors

Since 2007 75 racers have recorded 100 mph plus lap speeds around the high speed, flowing, technical Tandragee 100 course. Current outright lap record holder, following the opening Superbike encounter…

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Stats: Fastest Armoy ‘Race of Legends’ Racers Per Nation

Next event, roads course to feature in Road Racing News, fastest racers per nation series is the ever growing in prestige, Armoy ‘Race of Legends’. During recent days I’ve compiled…

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