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Sure supports young mountain biker in his endeavours to reach the top

Sure supports young mountain biker in his endeavours to reach the top

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nick, aged 18 and from Glen Vine, had decided to go professional after several successful years in the junior category and he approached Sure for sponsorship.  Nick comments: “Sure stood out to me as a brand which is heavily committed to supporting local arts, charity and sport initiatives.  They have a fresh young feel to […]

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New bike brand Bike Nation to sponsor Lightweight TT

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

New online store Bike Nation, which was launched last week, is to become the new title sponsor of the Lightweight TT Race, which will be called the Bike Nation Lightweight TT. The Lightweight Race for Supertwin machines first took place in 2012 and has quickly become an established part of the TT schedule. James Hillier […]

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Massive entry received for 2014 Classic TT Races

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Entries have now closed for the 2014 Isle of Man Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts with a massive number of entries received. The event’s race promoter, The Isle of Man Government Department of Economic Development, has received a total of 329 entries across the 3 races and four categories. The race organisers will now […]

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All aboard for Special Olympics Athletes

All aboard for Special Olympics Athletes

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Special Olympics Isle of Man Athletes got a big surprise when they were invited aboard the Manx registered luxury yacht Emotion while representing the Isle of Man at the Princess Charlene Swimming Event in Monaco. The four athletes Andrew McGeehan, Ewan Donnell, Luke Seed and Ryan Aitken made the journey along with more than 270 […]

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Sporting Excellence Programme signs off with Sport Relief fun

Sporting Excellence Programme signs off with Sport Relief fun

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A two-year programme to inspire and prepare a new generation of sporting champions concluded on Sunday with a celebration, as well as some Sport Relief fun! Olympic legend Dame Kelly Holmes led the final Talent Day of the Isle of Man Sporting Excellence Programme at the National Sports Centre, where more than 60 local performers […]

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KPMG Promenade Relay Returns in June

KPMG Promenade Relay Returns in June

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fun runners and serious athletes from across the Isle of Man will again be competing for the chance to become KPMG Promenade Relay champions, this year with the chance to also win up to £300 in cash donations to their chosen charities. The KPMG Promenade Relay, which is now in its second year, will be […]

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Department elects not to seek additional practice road closure following consultation process

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following the consultation process that invited responses and feedback from interested parties, the Department of Economic Development has decided not to request the proposed additional road closure for a TT Races practice on Thursday 30th May or Friday 31st May 2014. The process was initiated by ACU Events Ltd (ACUE), the race organiser for the […]

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Ramsey Postie takes first place in the 2014 Isle of Man Postman’s Walk

Ramsey Postie takes first place in the 2014 Isle of Man Postman’s Walk

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office, a continued sponsor of the Isle of Man Postman’s Walk is delighted to announce details of this year’s winners. The six mile race took place on Sunday morning (23rd March) from 10:15 and was staged along Marine Drive, Douglas. It is the sole surviving uniform race-walking event in the British […]

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On your marks! 10 marathon runners to raise money for Diana Princess of Wales Care at Home Trust

On your marks! 10 marathon runners to raise money for Diana Princess of Wales Care at Home Trust

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team of 10 hard-working amateur runners from the Isle of Man have entered the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon to raise money for the Diana Princess of Wales Care at Home Trust on 6th April 2014. With a reputation as one of the friendliest marathons, the team – Dasa Mojzis, Christopher Compston, Terri McCullough, Charmaine […]

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Cameron Donald to ride for Norton Factory Team at 2014 Isle of Man TT races

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Norton Motorcycles has confirmed that Cameron Donald will contest the 2014 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, with the Australian ace lining up in the Dainese Superbike and PokerStars Senior TT Races for the British manufacturer. Cameron will start both races from the number 19 position, made famous by the late Steve […]

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