Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Kevin Fitzpatrick

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?

“Derek McGee”

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?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial