Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Noel Smith

Overall 13th in the Irish road race Senior Support championship of 2017, a recent podium finisher at the first roads meet at Enniskillen in 66 years, Limerick’s Noel Smith is the next rider to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.

Another up coming next generation roads competitor, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Tandragee”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“ZX6R Kawasaki”

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

“The buzz of racing down country roads, the people and the craic in the paddock.”

Photo by Baylon McCaughey

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

“Has to be the TT.”

Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Nobody in particular, have great respect for all of them.”

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“My first laps of Tandragee as a rider, it was always my favourite to spectate at when I was younger.”

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

“I’d like to see Athea in Limerick make a come back.”

Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“Robert Dunlop”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?

“Supersport for now.”

Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial

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