Tag: Isle of Man TT

NEW TV MARKETS AND ON-LINE GROWTH BOOST WORLDWIDE TT RACES AUDIENCE

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

New TV markets and significant on-line growth have boosted the worldwide audience for the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. Research by Kantar Sport, the independent Sport Research and TV monitoring company, has revealed a global audience of almost 26 million for the 2014 TT Races, which represents a 5.7% increase on […]

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DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CONFIRMS EXTENSION TO FESTIVAL OF MOTORCYCLING SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY 23RD AUGUST

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has completed its consultation into the proposed extension to the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling schedule for Saturday 23rd August. The consultation was launched on the 27th June 2014 regarding additional practice time as a result of a significant increase in competitors for the Manx Grand Prix and Classic […]

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TT AND SUPERBIKE LEGEND FOGARTY TO STAR AT 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

TT AND SUPERBIKE LEGEND FOGARTY TO STAR AT 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Seven times World Champion Carl Fogarty MBE has confirmed he will be attending the 2014 Classic TT presented by Bennetts with the road racing legend riding a Honda RC30 in the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – The Rivals’ Parade Lap’ sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and also a Ducati in […]

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MICHAEL DUNLOP TO RIDE FATHER’S ROTARY NORTON AT CLASSIC TT RACES PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

MICHAEL DUNLOP TO RIDE FATHER’S ROTARY NORTON AT CLASSIC TT RACES PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eleven time TT Race winner Michael Dunlop is set to ride his father Robert’s Rotary Norton in the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legends – The Rivals Parade Lap sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company.’ The parade, a tribute to twenty-six time TT Race winner Joey Dunlop, takes place on the Isle of […]

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STEVE HISLOP’S SENIOR TT WINNING NORTON TO RETURN TO THE ISLE OF MAN FOR CLASSIC TT PARADE LAP

STEVE HISLOP’S SENIOR TT WINNING NORTON TO RETURN TO THE ISLE OF MAN FOR CLASSIC TT PARADE LAP

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ex-works Norton NRS588 that Steve Hislop rode in winning the 1992 Isle of Man TT Races Senior TT will return to the Island later this month to appear in the Classic Racer Magazine Classic TT Lap of Honour. The parade lap, which takes place on Monday 25th August, is part of the Classic TT […]

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GRAEME CROSBY LINED UP FOR 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

GRAEME CROSBY LINED UP FOR 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

International road racing star Graeme Crosby is the latest ‘big name’ rider to confirm his participation at the forthcoming Classic TT presented by Bennetts with the New Zealand rider taking part in both the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – The Rivals’ Parade Lap’ sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and Classic […]

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STEAM PACKET COMPANY REPORTS HIGH DEMAND FOR ADDITIONAL MOTORCYCLE SPACES FOR THE 2015 ISLE OF MAN TT

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company dealt with a marked increase in bookings when additional motorcycle spaces for the 2015 TT went on sale on Monday morning. The Company has created more motorcycle capacity by investing in a new mezzanine deck for Manannan. The deck will be fabricated this autumn and installed ahead of […]

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ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has announced plans to expand the motorcycle capacity on its fast craft Manannan by 30%, which will provide the capacity for thousands of extra motorcycles during the 2015 TT. A new mezzanine vehicle deck will be fabricated this autumn for Manannan and installed prior to each TT, accommodating […]

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ARAI LAUNCH RX7-GP JOEY DUNLOP 1985 LIMITED EDITION HELMET FOR CLASSIC TT

ARAI LAUNCH RX7-GP JOEY DUNLOP 1985 LIMITED EDITION HELMET FOR CLASSIC TT

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arai UK and TheVisorShop.com are proud to announce a new Limited Edition RX7-GP Joey Dunlop 1985 Replica Helmet as part of this year’s celebration of Joey’s unique career at the Classic TT. Each of the 300 helmets will be numbered and come with a matching numbered certificate, which will be hand signed by Linda Dunlop. […]

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…and the bride wore leathers. TT couple marry at Ramsey Town Hall

…and the bride wore leathers. TT couple marry at Ramsey Town Hall

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

A ‘TT’ civil marriage ceremony has been held at Ramsey Town Hall, the first since Ramsey Town Commission took over the civil registry service for Ramsey and the north. Beverley Cartwright and Simon Smith from Shropshire were married in the building’s civil ceremony room overlooking the TT course at Parliament Square during the Sidecar Race […]

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