Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Marc Coggon

Accomplished around the tight, twisty roads of Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough, Kingston Upon Hull based Marc Coggon who also has a solid record at the Southern 100, is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News worldwide popular, ten questions challenge.

Two times a yesteryear machinery class winner at the Barry Sheene Road Race Festival from 2015, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Southern 100”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“Old girl, K2 600 Suzuki, bulletproof almost.”

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

“The real down to earth people, not many prima donna’s.”

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


Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“The late great James Cowton.”

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning at Scarborough, Oliver’s Mount.”

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

“Yes!! Racing at Scarborough again!!”

Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“James Cowton”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?


Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial