Tag: Manx Grand Prix

IMGold Manx Grand Prix champions to receive unique solid silver awards

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Winners at this year’s IMGold Manx Grand Prix will take home a unique solid silver award presented to them by the event’s title sponsor. Silver ingots in the shape of the Isle of Man will be awarded to winners in every event, and each ingot will be laser-engraved with details of the relevant race. Ingots in the […]

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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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IMGold sponsor Manx Grand Prix

IMGold sponsor Manx Grand Prix

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas-based gold bullion depository and trading company IMGold is now the title sponsor of the prestigious Manx Grand Prix motorcycle races. The company, which has vaults located in Victoria Street, is the first title sponsor in the event’s ninety-one year history. As part of a multi-year deal it will be known as the IMGold Manx […]

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Manx Motor Cycle Club announces 2014 Manx Grand Prix race schedule

Manx Motor Cycle Club announces 2014 Manx Grand Prix race schedule

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Manx Motor Cycle Club, organisers of the Manx Grand Prix, has announced the 2014 Race schedule for the event, which will be the 91st year since the race meeting’s inception in 1923. The races form part of the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling, which also includes the Classic TT, the Classic and Two […]

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Treasury Survey reveals 50% increase in visitors for Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

A study by the Isle of Man Government’s Treasury Economic Affairs Division (EAD) into the contribution that the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling makes to the Island’s economy has shown an increase in visitors of approximately 50% over a four-year period. The Treasury originally surveyed the Manx Grand Prix in 2009 before replicating the […]

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Major media boost for Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling has received a major boost with a series of positive UK Motorcycle Press articles following the inaugural Classic TT event. All of the UK’s main motorcycle titles attended the event and their review articles have now appeared on shelf. Laurence Skelly, MHK, Political Member for Tourism, Isle of […]

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Generous ferry passengers boost MGP Helicopter Fund

Generous ferry passengers boost MGP Helicopter Fund

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Steam Packet Company passengers have raised another fantastic £6,150.89 for the Manx Grand Prix Helicopter Fund. The annual collection is coordinated by crew members from Ben-my-Chree and Manannan on all sailings during what is now known as the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling, and the team would like to thank ferry passengers for their […]

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Isle of Man Steam Packet Company annuonces autumn tourism initiative

Isle of Man Steam Packet Company annuonces autumn tourism initiative

| September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, in conjunction with Isle of Man Tourism, has launched a campaign highlighting the Island as a holiday destination for motorcycle fans this autumn. The campaign is targeting bikers throughout September, and includes a prize draw offering the winner a two-night stay in a Sleepwell Hotel, with free return […]

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Festival of Motorcycling attracts record number of motorcycles to Isle of Man

Festival of Motorcycling attracts record number of motorcycles to Isle of Man

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling brought a record-breaking number of motorcycles to the Isle of Man for its two-week period, official figures from the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company have shown. The fortnight-long Festival incorporated the Manx Grand Prix, celebrating its 90th anniversary, Classic TT and a number of other biking events. […]

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