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TT 2019: Wednesday, Thursday Race Schedules Break Cover

TT organisers have unveiled this afternoon the planned race schedules for Wednesday, Thursday’s Mountain Course action, which includes no less than four races and seven practice sessions.

The second Monster Energy Supersport encounter opens Wednesday’s race/practice schedule, with competition planned to get underway at 10:45 AM.

Photo by Mark Corlett

Following a Sidecar practice session, the Bennetts Lightweight class anticipated by many to provide the closest battle for race honours at TT 2019, takes centre stage at 2:15 PM.

Race action pencilled in for Thursday are the Royal London 360 Superstock race, set to open competitive proceedings at 10:45 AM, and from 3:00 PM the innovative SES TT Zero race, which has a sub 10 rider entry.

The confirmed practice/race schedules for the next few days of competition on the mythical, magical, illustrious, fabled Mountain Course are as follows:

Wednesday 5th of June:

09:15 AM Mountain Road section of TT Course closes
10:00 AM Remainder of the TT Course closes
10:45 AM Monster Energy Supersport TT Race 2 – 4 Laps

12:40 PM Sidecars practice
2:15 PM Bennetts Lightweight TT – 4 Laps
3:55 PM Sidecars practice
4:10 PM TT Zero practice
5:00 PM TT Course opens except for Mountain Road section

6:00 PM TT Course closes
6:30 PM Senior TT practice
7:35 PM Sidecars practice
8:50 PM TT Course closes except for Mountain Road section
9:50 PM Remainder of TT course opens

Thursday 6th of June:

10:45 AM Mountain Road section of TT Course closes
11:30 AM Remainder of the TT Course closes

12:15 PM Royal London 360 Superstock TT – 4 Laps
2:10 PM Sidecars practice
3:00 PM SES TT Zero – 1 Lap
3:45 PM Senior TT practice
4:55 PM TT Course closes except for Mountain Road section
5:55 PM Remainder of the TT Course opens

Words by Stevie Rial

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