Following on from the completion of combined 365 solo, Sidecar ten question challenge interviews throughout 2018, the 332nd solo racer to take part in Road Racing News, worldwide popular series is 2017 Irish Road Race Junior Support Championship runner up, fourth place finisher in this years Senior Manx Grand Prix, Michael Browne.
Undoubtedly amongst the standout newcomers from 2018 competition on the fabled Mountain Course, his answers to the series of questions are as follows:
Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?
“Faugheen, because of the extra free practice.”
Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?
“My old GSXR 750 Suzuki.”
Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?
“The race paddocks in a field!!”
Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?
“TT circuit (Mountain Course) but I’ve only done the Manx.”
Photo by Nick Wheeler
Q5: Most Respected Rival?
“Lloyd Collins, the best rivals are the ones that are that bit slower!”
Q6: Best roads moment thus far?
“Going down Bray Hill for the first flying lap on the Mountain Course.”
Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?
“Back in Cork, hopefully will happen next year.”
Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?
Q9: Supersport or Superbike?
Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?
Words by Stevie Rial