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TT lap record holder Anstey to ride Valvolene by Padgett’s Motorcycles ex-factory YZR Yamaha in Formula 1 Classic TT Race

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fresh from shattering the outright lap record around the Mountain Course during this year’s Isle of Man TT Races, New Zealand legend Bruce Anstey will line up for the Motorsport Merchandise Formula 1 Classic TT Race on board an ex-factory YZR500 Yamaha GP bike. The bike will be liveried in the Valvolene by Padgett’s Motorcycles […]

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Lee Johnston joins Dean Harrison on MV Agusta’s for 350cc Classic TT Race

Lee Johnston joins Dean Harrison on MV Agusta’s for 350cc Classic TT Race

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dean Harrison and Lee Johnston, two of road racing’s brightest young stars, are to join forces at Black Eagle Racing for next month’s Okells 350cc Classic TT Race. The ‘dream team’ will see the pair on board exotic MV Agusta machines. Harrison and Johnston, both 25 years old, are two of the most exciting new […]

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Isle of Man to be showcased at Tour de France Grand Départ

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company is teaming up with Isle of Man Stamps & Coins and the Department of Economic Development to help showcase the Island at the Grand Départ of the 2014 Tour de France in Yorkshire this weekend. On Saturday 5th July the world’s leading cyclists, including Manx sporting legend and […]

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KHG Funds Senior Open – sponsored by MBL Financial – starts on July 3

KHG Funds Senior Open – sponsored by MBL Financial – starts on July 3

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first round of the prestigious KHG Funds Senior Open golf tournament – which has MBL Financial as principal sponsor – is coming up on July 3 at Douglas Golf Club. The Island’s premier seniors event comprises three round – Rowany Golf Club hosts the second round on August 7, with the grand finale being […]

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Excitement building with only fifty days to start of 2014 IMGold Manx Grand Prix

Excitement building with only fifty days to start of 2014 IMGold Manx Grand Prix

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Excitement is building with only 50 days to go until the start of qualifying for the Manx Grand Prix. This year’s event has a headline sponsor, IMGold, for the first time in the event’s 91 year history. Competitors representing eighteen countries will line up on Glencrutchery Road, including riders from destinations as far flung as […]

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Martin Bullock’s Full Factory Winnerswear Clothing Range to sponsor Senior Manx Grand Prix

Martin Bullock’s Full Factory Winnerswear Clothing Range to sponsor Senior Manx Grand Prix

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Martin Bullock has extended his 26 year involvement in the Manx Grand Prix by using his new Isle of Man clothing brand, ‘Full Factory – Winnerswear’, as the Senior MGP race sponsor at the 2014 IMGold Manx Grand Prix. The race will be known as the Full Factory Senior MGP. As well as the Senior […]

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Manx Tigers success at 2014 Northern Ireland Poomsae Championship

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

A 14-strong team from the Isle of Man enjoyed a successful trip to this year’s Northern Ireland Poomsae Championship. Staged in Lisburn on June 21, the annual international championship saw a combined team from two clubs – Manx Tigers and Southern Manx Tigers – claim three gold, two silver and four bronze medals. ‘It was […]

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Gala evening boosts funds for Team Isle of Man

Gala evening boosts funds for Team Isle of Man

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

A gala evening at the Villa Marina raised more than £23,000 for the Island’s Commonwealth Games team. Guests at the event, held in the Villa Marina’s Royal Hall, also got the chance to see The Queen’s Baton which carries the message to the Commonwealth that Her Majesty will read out at the opening ceremony of […]

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Last chance to sign-up for Millennium Way Relay

Last chance to sign-up for Millennium Way Relay

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Distance runners who want to take part in the Millennium Way Relay only have a few days left to enter. The Relay – on July 19 – is for teams of up to four (so you can enter with a team of two, three or four runners) who will run the 28-mile multi-terrain footpath from […]

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Shooter and cyclist to carry Manx flags at Glasgow 2014 Games

Shooter and cyclist to carry Manx flags at Glasgow 2014 Games

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shooter Tim Kneale is to carry the Manx flag at the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next month. Kneale, a bronze medallist in the double trap event at the 2010 Games in Delhi, has been given the honour of leading Team Isle of Man at the opening ceremony on July 23 […]

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