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Welsh Roads Favourite Collins Set For Barry Sheene Classic, Gold Cup

Popular Welsh racer Justin Collins has recently stated via Twitter that he intends to tackle the planned three day Barry Sheene Classic (14th-16th August), Scarborough Gold Cup (11th-13th September) events at Oliver’s Mount

Supersport C Race 1 victor at last September’s Gold Cup meeting, Collins is another of those racers who epitomise the term ‘grass roots racing’.

Alongside last year’s success at Scarborough his racing CV to date also features seven top 35 Manx GP finishes and three top 55 TT finishes.

Photo by Nick Wheeler

His CV also includes strong results a plenty at Aberdare Park, which alongside the aforementioned Scarborough events he also intends to participate at in early October.

In addition to roads action Collins is additionally planning to sample events at Castle Combe and Pembrey on his own teams trusty YZF R6 Yamaha.

Words by Stevie Rial