Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Wayne Sheehan

Junior Support race winner at this years Tandragee 100, recently runner up in the Senior Support races at Faugheen, Wayne Sheehan brother of fellow next generation road racer Barry Sheehan, is the next rider to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.

Presently holding 19th position within the Duke Road Race Rankings championship, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:

Q1; Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Tandragee by far but I’ve liked all the ones I’ve done.”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“The current R6 Yamaha I’m on, but my brother Barry’s ER650 Kawasaki was a great bike as well.”

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

“Just enjoy being on a different circuit every weekend.”

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

“Haven’t raced any of them, but the TT is the best in my eyes.”

Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Everyone, as they have so much respect for each other it’s great.”

Photo by Baylon McCaughey

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning the Junior Support race at Tandragee after a great battle with my brother (Barry) to the finish line.”

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

“Back down in Cork again, close to home hopefully we pull it off for next year we are trying.”

Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“Michael Dunlop”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?

“Supersport is great but I love Superbikes as well, the power is unreal.”

Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial