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2013 Isle of Man TT Race Programme Confirmed

2013 Isle of Man TT Race Programme Confirmed

| November 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following consultation with teams, competitors, manufacturers, race fans and TT Race Organisers ACU Events Ltd, the Isle of Man Government Department of Economic Development has today confirmed a largely unchanged race programme and schedule for the 2013 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. The decision to adopt the same schedule as the […]

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TT STARS TURN OUT FOR SOUTHERN 100 MEETING ON THE ISLE OF MAN

TT STARS TURN OUT FOR SOUTHERN 100 MEETING ON THE ISLE OF MAN

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

There are a host of star TT riders lining up to battle for honours when the ‘Southern 100’ returns to the Billown circuit. The Southern 100 races, now sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, started back in 1955 with classes for 250, 350 and 500cc capacity machine. The races got their name […]

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Birchall Brothers win PokerStars Spirit of TT Award

Birchall Brothers win PokerStars Spirit of TT Award

| June 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sidecar competitors Ben and Tom Birchall have been awarded the 2012 PokerStars Spirit of TT Award. TT rider liaison officers Richard Quayle and John Barton as well as representatives from the Isle of Man Government’s Motorsport team judged the award. The award is given to the person or team who best represent the ethos and […]

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FINAL PASSENGER FIGURES FOR ISLE OF MAN TT 2012

| June 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Final passenger figures show that, the 2007 centenary apart, this year’s TT has been the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company’s busiest festival for a decade. TT2012 saw 35,172 passengers travel to the Island on ferries between May 23 and June 8, up 4.3% on the comparable period for last year, and there was a […]

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LUCKY TT PASSENGER WINS THE GOLDEN TICKETS….AND SURE PHONE!

LUCKY TT PASSENGER WINS THE GOLDEN TICKETS….AND SURE PHONE!

| June 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Friday 1 June passengers Mr John Randall and Mr Jonathan Randall were given a special welcome at Isle of Man Airport by Manx2.com and Sure. As part of Manx2.com’s TT ‘Meet and Greet’ programme the two lucky passengers arriving from Leeds Bradford were met by Ann Hartley, Manx2.com’s Business Development Executive and two ‘Sure’ […]

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YAMAHA KEEPS ISLE OF MAN TT RACES ON TRACK BY PROVIDING TRAVELLING MARSHALS BIKES

YAMAHA KEEPS ISLE OF MAN TT RACES ON TRACK BY PROVIDING TRAVELLING MARSHALS BIKES

| June 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Leading Japanese motorcycle manufacturer Yamaha has again partnered with The Isle of Man TT Races as the official motorcycle partner of the 2012 event. The deal sees the company provide 11 bikes for the critical role of travelling marshals throughout qualifying and racing at the 2012 Isle of Man TT Races. The company has provided […]

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MCGUINNESS REIGNS SUPREME WITH 18TH ISLE OF MAN TT RACE WIN

MCGUINNESS REIGNS SUPREME WITH 18TH ISLE OF MAN TT RACE WIN

| June 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

John McGuinness won his 18th TT today when he took victory in the Dainese Superbike race at the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. The Honda TT Legends rider overcame an early challenge from Australian Cameron Donald. He was helped by two incredibly slick pit stops and extended his lead of six […]

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Manx Grand Prix Costs Clarified by Isle of Man Government

| May 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Government Department of Economic Development has issued a clarification on the costs, visitor numbers and economic benefits generated by the Manx Grand Prix and the TT Races. Isle of Man Treasury carried out a detailed study of the economic contribution of the Manx Grand Prix (‘MGP Survey 2009’), which revealed that […]

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Multiple British Champion Karl Harris to make Isle of Man TT debut

Multiple British Champion Karl Harris to make Isle of Man TT debut

| March 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Triple British Supersport Champion and British Superbike podium finisher Karl Harris will make his road-racing debut at the 2012 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. The Sheffield rider will contest all three 1000cc solo races for the Lancashire-based SMT Honda squad which has been one of the leading British Superbike Championship teams […]

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Isle of Man TT’s longest existing sponsor reaffirms its commitment

| November 30, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man TT’s longest existing sponsor has confirmed its commitment to the event for the next three years. Royal London 360° will sponsor the ‘Royal London 360° Superstock TT race’ again in 2012, 2013 and 2014. The offshore life company began its support of the greatest road race on earth back in 2002. […]

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