Tag Archives: Superbike

2012 Walderstown road races

With Ryan Farquhar giving the Walderstown road races near Athlone a miss it was a foregone conclusion that the Dunlop brothers would dominate the meeting, but which one would come out on top? Michael Dunlop was on a high after … Continue reading

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2012 Skerries road races

They say it never rains at the Skerries road races in North County Dublin and despite Friday’s practice being a complete washout, Saturday dawned dry, warm and sunny and the top local road racers set a fast pace and served … Continue reading

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Bishopscourt Irish Superbikes

A 3am Ferry out of Douglas in the Isle of Man docking in Larne at approx., 6:15am and driving off the ramp around 6:40am to travel to Bishopscourt for the Irish championship race meeting having had very little sleep on … Continue reading

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2012 Isle of Man TT – Day 3

The hot and sunny weather continued for last nights practice session for the 2012 Isle of Man TT and I walked up to Kate’s Cottage and Kepple Gate from Creg-Ny-Baa. Honda TT Legends rider John McGuinness again set the fastest … Continue reading

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2012 Tandragee 100

The Tandragee 100 is one of the last remaining true road races, by that I mean the nature of the circuit is fast and flowing, some have likened it to a mini TT. Tandragee has not had the best of … Continue reading

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2012 Adelaide Masters Round one

The opening round of the 2012 Adelaide Masters Motorcycle racing Championships kicked off at Mondello Park at the Weekend. There was the usual thrills, spills and glamour. Richie Ryan was in top form on his Triumph 675 in the Supersport … Continue reading

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Nutts Corner open race

The first race action of the 2012 Irish Motorcycle racing Season took place on Saturday at the Nutts Corner Karting circuit in County Antrim. Overnight frost gave way to unusually warm sunny conditions and the short, tight little venue provided … Continue reading

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Published in Bikesport News

This Month’s issue of the Bikesport News features the recent final of the Adelaide Masters Championship at Mondello Park and the September round of the Irish Superbike Championships at Bishopscourt. Two of the PR images I shot at Bishopscourt for … Continue reading

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2011 Killalane Road Races

Controversy reigned at Killalane when a new ‘Chicane’ was introduced in an attempt to improve safety in slowing the Race Bikes down on the approach to where Victor Gilmore had lost his life the previous Year. The makeshift Chicane was … Continue reading

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King of the Corner

The King of the Corner event returned to the Irish short circuit racing Calendar this Year after a few Seasons absence. The tight, compact County Antrim venue is hardly suitable for the speed of the modern Day Superbike machinery, and … Continue reading

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