2015 Irish road race Senior Support champion, recent 125/Moto 3 victor at the reincarnated Enniskillen Road Races, Oldcastle’s Kevin Fitzpatrick is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.
Holder of a roads CV which alongside the aforementioned feats also includes race wins at Armoy, Walderstown, Skerries, Killalane and Kells, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:
Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?
“Tandragee and Glaslough Monaghan.”
Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?
“K7 750 Suzuki, great bike when set up well.”
Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?
“The crowds, the buzz and the tracks themselves.”
Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?
Q5: Most Respected Rival?
Photo by Tommy Vennard
Q6: Best roads moment thus far?
“Third in both 600 races and winning on the 125 in Enniskillen last weekend, was pretty special.”
Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?
“I’d love to see the Fore Road Race go again.”
Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?
“Joey Dunlop and Steve Hislop, pure class!”
Q9: Supersport or Superbike?
Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?
Words by Stevie Rial