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IOMTT 2015: And That Makes It 3. Hutchinson Wins The Second Supersport Race

The Isle of Man TT had geared itself up for another afternoon of racing ready for records to be broken and remade. And so had Ian Hutchinson. He is a man on a mission, determined to make up for lost time, and to put his stamp on the TT record books. From a hellish five… Read More ›

IOMTT 2015: Superstocks, A Double Whammy and the Big 10 for Hutchy

That’s the thing about the TT. No two days are the same. It will always throw you for a loop. There is one constant guarantee however. There is always the drama, of the heart-in-mouth, sweaty-palms variety; the kind that is perfect for stories that make legends. Like Tuesday afternoon on the island. The RL 360… Read More ›

IOMTT 2015: Don’t Stop Believin’. Ian Hutchinson Wins The Supersport TT

There will always be some race wins that will leave you overwhelmed, stumbling to get past that huge lump in your throat or discretely wiping away that errant teardrop. Those races are the epitome of willpower, a perfect example of what single-minded resolve, focus, courage and self-belief look like. Five years ago no one thought… Read More ›

IOMTT 2015: Bruce Anstey Wins RST Superbike Race

There must be something about racers and their beards. Somehow, they always end up being fast. I mean, really, really fast. I wonder if beards help with aerodynamics? Jokes aside though, that long beard seemed to work for Bruce Anstey. He was like a rocket during Sunday’s RST Superbike race. Not only did he kick… Read More ›

IOMTT 2015: Michael Dunlop Returns to BMW

Michael Dunlop is switching back to the BMW bikes that he raced at last year’s TT, on which he won three races including his historic Senior TT victory. The Northern Ireland rider will now be riding for Stuart Hicken’s Swadlincote based Buildbase BMW team in the RST Superbike Race, which is scheduled for Saturday 6th… Read More ›