Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Glenn Irwin

Still a relative newcomer to the international roads scene, the next rider to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge, is one of a select group of racers to have secured multiple international road race victories, Be Wiser Ducati’s Glenn Irwin.

The reigning North West 200 feature Superbike/Macau GP champion’s answers, to the popular series of questions, are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?


Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“Ducati Panigale”

Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?

“The adrenaline, I can read the nervousness in those around me at the roads events, it gives me a weird kick.”

Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?

“Hmm. I haven’t done them all. As a complete package the North West 200, Portrush has a holiday feel about it to us all.”

Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Alastair Seeley”

Photo by Tommy Vennard

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning last years NW200 feature Superbike race.”

Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?


Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“Joey Dunlop”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?


Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Pole position”

Words by Stevie Rial