Winner last year of the Supersport C race at the Southern 100, Jack Fowler is the latest rider to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.
The prospective Manx GP debutant’s answers to the popular series of questions, are as follows:
Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?
“I am fairly new to the scene, but the Southern 100 was something else. Fantastic circuit, very well ran event and so laid back.”
Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?
“Love my Triumph, but I think I fell in love with bikes properly when I saw the 500 MV Agusta triple being paraded on the Isle of Man, when I was 11. What a noise!”
Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?
“The buzz, but also the people. The fans are great and the paddock is much more friendly.”
Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?
“The TT is the most spectacular event in the world.”
Q5: Most Respected Rival?
“I’ve made some good friendly rivalries in the No Limits Paddock, on the Short Circuits.”
Q6: Best roads moment thus far?
“Like I said I’m new to the scene, but winning the 600 C race at the Southern was brilliant.”
Photo by Nick Wheeler
Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?
“Tough one, I have driven around some lovely roads in Southern Spain.”
Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?
“In the era I have grown up in, probably John McGuinness, also Ryan Farquhar.”
Q9: Supersport or Superbike?
“Supersport at the moment, whilst I get to grips with the roads.”
Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?
“I’m not good off the line, so fastest lap!”
Words by Stevie Rial