Archives for: "July 2012"

More Southern 100 pictures

July 16th, 2012

Southern 100 - some photo links

July 13th, 2012
Early in the Junior Support Race: Joey's Gate:  Church Bends on the way in...   ...and the way out:   Last lap of the Senior Support Race, trying to get Keith back: more »

Southern 100 - #5

July 13th, 2012
A delayed write-up of yesterday's racing. We arrived at the paddock around 9am, with my mate Dave Brown, who had very generously offered to pit gimp for us for the day. Once again, bright sunshine bathed the Isle of Man.  When I'm lucky with the weathe… more »

Southern 100 #4 - race 1

July 12th, 2012
Woooo hooooo !!!!!! Yabba dabba dooo!!!!!!!   Yeeeee haaawwwe!!!!!  More considered write up to follow. more »

Southern 100 #3b

July 11th, 2012
The grids out, and I'm not last! Picture taken through the window (the club's photocopier is broken...) - I'm #62.  And my mate Keith is #60. more »

Southern 100 #3

July 11th, 2012
Now that's more like it. The weather gods continued to shine on me, and the rain in the morning cleared up to give sunshine and dry roads in the evening.  We got to the paddock about 4:30pm, and bike prep consisted of putting some fuel in and checking… more »

Southern 100 #2

July 9th, 2012
Blimey. Was at work at 7:30am this morning (working out of my company's Manx office - convenient, eh?), did a (mostly) full days work, left, ahem, a little early, got scrut'd at 5pm, did a 'speed controlled' couple of laps behind a Travelling Marshall,… more »

Southern 100 #1

July 8th, 2012
Hopefully I'll manage to do some regular updates this week, for my first ride at the Southern 100. I arrived on the Island yesterday by First Class Hayabusa, wearing lots of new kit: Held 'Slade' Leathers Held 'Titan' Gloves New outers to my Daytona… more »