Gareth Keys speaks to Paddock Chatter about upcoming TT debut

The majority of road racers that hail from Northern Ireland share one burning ambition – competing at the Isle of Man TT. Gareth Keys is no different. Having risen through the ranks on the Irish short circuits, the 24-year old turned to road racing full-time in 2013. Two years on and Keys is preparing for his first competitive visit to the Island. Gareth with the … Continue reading Gareth Keys speaks to Paddock Chatter about upcoming TT debut

GBmoto to enter road racing campaign with Gary Johnson

2015 will see MCE British Superbike team GBmoto embark on a new venture as they expand over to road racing with Kawasaki with Gary Johnson. Johnson returns to his old team Photo: GBmoto The former TT winner will bring experience and knowledge to the team as they move into the road racing world as they enter the Isle of Man TT, Ulster Grand Prix and … Continue reading GBmoto to enter road racing campaign with Gary Johnson

Dunlop confirmed as one of the TT greats with Senior triumph

Michael Dunlop continued to tear up the record book on the final day of the 2014 TT races by claiming his maiden Senior triumph after a pulsating six lap race. Dunlop took four TT wins in a week for the second timePhoto: Paddock Chatter The 25-year old overcame determined efforts firstly from William Dunlop, then Guy Martin and Connor Cummins to take his fourth win … Continue reading Dunlop confirmed as one of the TT greats with Senior triumph

Dean Harrison speeds to first TT win in Lightweight event

Dean Harrison made it a fortnight to cherish for the family as he rode to his debut TT win in Friday’s Lightweight event – just six days after his father Conrad’s maiden triumph on the island. Dean made it an event to remember for the Harrison familyPhoto: Paddock Chatter Harrison led the three lap race in its entirety after the first timing checkpoint at Glen … Continue reading Dean Harrison speeds to first TT win in Lightweight event

Dunlop brings TT tally up to ten with Supersport win

Michael Dunlop took his 3rd win of the 2014 Isle of Man TT this afternoon in the Supersport race, finishing ahead of the ‘Flying Kiwi’ Bruce Anstey in second place by nearly nine seconds. It was Dunlop’s third win this week. Photo: PaddockChatter The Ballymoney rider led the 4 lap race around the 37.7 mile course from start to finish, pulling out a lengthy gap at the … Continue reading Dunlop brings TT tally up to ten with Supersport win

Dunlop secures second win at 2014 TT in Superstock race

BMW Motorrad’s Micheal Dunlop has secured his second victory at the Isle of Man TT this year, making it his ninth overall following a win in the Superstock race this afternoon. Dunlop won the Superstock race for the third time Photo: BMW Motorrad  However the race has been overshadowed by the sad passing of Karl Harris.  Facing serious a serious challenge from yesterday’s Supersport winner … Continue reading Dunlop secures second win at 2014 TT in Superstock race

Gary Johnson takes Supersport victory and Triumph’s first TT win in 10 years

Gary Johnson took the victory in the Monster Energy Supersport race this afternoon, enjoying a thrilling battle with Bruce Anstey for the win. It was a nail-biting final lap Photo: IOMTT After a three hour delay to the race start due to poor weather conditions this morning, the race finally got underway at 2.05pm with a tantalisingly close battle emerging on the final lap between … Continue reading Gary Johnson takes Supersport victory and Triumph’s first TT win in 10 years