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TT 2024 Chat: Joey ‘Yorkshire’ Thompson

Yesterday before the evening solo warm-up, I got chatting to Joey ‘Yorkshire’ Thompson, asking him how TT 2024 has been for him to date. Back astride 1000cc machinery (Seventy-Four Racing…

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Pre-TT Classic: Second Qualifying Results

Bundle of second qualifying results at this year’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races. (PB lap time located near racer’s name) 250 Singles: 1 – Andy Hunt – 3.15.784 2 – Angela…

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Road Racer’s Adventures: NEMCRC Croft

Before we delve into Saturday, Sunday’s NEMCRC (North East Motorcycle Racing Club) Croft action, a quick bit of trivia. The outright lap record holder at Croft, believe it or not…

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Oliver’s Mount 2023 Stats – Top Five Finishes – Lightweight 250

Just eight riders in total across 2023 secured top five finishes from Lightweight 250 race-stints, at England’s sole active real roads circuit, Oliver’s Mount. Joint top in this category are…

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Who Is The Top Pure Road Racer of 2023? – Results

After intensive voting, it’s now official as to who you the public have decided is the top, leading pure road racer of 2023. Before we move onto this subject, here’s…

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2024 Oliver’s Mount Dates Released

Road racing fans can now pencil into their 2024 diaries, dates for Oliver’s Mount Scarborough meetings. Successfully returning to the roads scene this year, the Bob Smith Spring Cup is…

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Oliver’s Mount Championship Title Race Heating Up

The race to be crowned outright Oliver’s Mount Champion for 2023, is heating up. With no feature race taking place at last month’s Barry Sheene Classic, Championship standings remain as…

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Barry Sheene Classic: Joey ‘Yorkshire’, Rea Racing Align

23 times Oliver’s Mount race winner Joey Thompson, latest Scarborough racing venture thanks to the endeavours of his father John Thompson, is set to include action astride GSX-R 750 SRAD…

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Cock O’The North: Strong Supersport Field

Last held in 2017, the Cock O’The North meeting at Oliver’s Mount Scarborough, traditionally has good weather (fingers crossed!), a chilled-out atmosphere and attracts a wide-ranging high-quality entry list. This…

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Oliver’s Mount Championship Standings Post Spring Cup

The in full current Oliver’s Mount Championship positions per class, following last month’s Bob Smith Spring Cup. Present Championship standings covering each category ranging from Supersport to F2 Sidecars, reads…

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Road Racing News Podcast – What A Sport

What a sport, pure road racing is, no matter what kind of race, processional, predictable, unpredictable, close, gripping, the excitement, pulsation it brings remains the same. Today’s podcast is a…

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