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    Thread: Single bed/room required for TT 2020 (!)
Post: RE: Single bed/room required for TT 2020 (!)

Thanks for looking, but I don't need any accommodation now.
Sussex Ninja Gal' Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 1 1,945 02-11-2019, 03:09 PM
    Thread: Single bed/room required for TT 2020 (!)
Post: Single bed/room required for TT 2020 (!)

I know it's a tad early, but I've booked my ferry tickets for next year and would love to have the security of somewhere to stay when I'm over (other than a tent!). I'll be on my own with my motorcycl...
Sussex Ninja Gal' Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 1 1,945 30-05-2019, 09:45 PM
    Thread: Fabrice Miguet
Post: RE: Fabrice Miguet

Yet another sad loss in a season of great high's and desperate lows. I'm sure Fabrice will be greatly missed by his family, friends and fellow racers in the paddock: and he'll be remembered with affec...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 5 4,515 13-08-2018, 07:53 PM
    Thread: Fabrice Miguet
Post: Fabrice Miguet

I've just seen the following update regarding the condition of Fabrice - who was involved in a serious incident yesterday during the Superstock race at the UGP. Unfortunately, it's not the news that a...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 5 4,515 12-08-2018, 12:13 PM
    Thread: S100 - Injured Riders Updates
Post: RE: S100 - Injured Riders Updates

(13-07-2018, 09:12 PM)zedex9 Wrote: Good news on James and Mikey. Here's hoping for full and speedy recoveries for Ivan and Brian Absolutely. It's heartening to hear some positive developments aft...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 18 14,866 13-07-2018, 09:31 PM
    Thread: Deleted Jamie Cowton Thread
Post: RE: Deleted Jamie Cowton Thread

(13-07-2018, 01:24 PM)c iom tt Wrote: I didnt read any of the offending posts, but I am surprised that anyone on here would. In all the dross that is posted on-line, this is one place where sanity s...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 4 4,264 13-07-2018, 01:59 PM
    Thread: Jamie Cowton Tragically Killed at S100
Post: RE: Jamie Cowton Tragically Killed at S100

I echo those sentiments, Malcolm. My sincere condolences to James's partner; the Cowton family; and the many friends and supporters that he has now sadly left behind. May James rest peacefully.
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 6 5,568 13-07-2018, 01:13 PM
    Thread: William Dunlop tragically killed at Skerries 100 races
Post: RE: William Dunlop tragically killed at Skerries 1...

I've just found out about William via the MCN website - and I'm in a state of shock & disbelief. My thoughts too are with his partner and family at this terribly sad time. Tragic.
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 19 13,249 07-07-2018, 08:10 PM
    Thread: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?
Post: RE: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?

Cheers guys, It'll definitely take a damned-sight more than that pair of morons to stop me from returning! Funnily enough, I suspect the cool box that the gobby woman was carrying hadn't been full of ...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 14,768 15-06-2018, 02:32 PM
    Thread: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?
Post: RE: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?

Thanks for the positive words, Sam. The world is indeed a far less tolerant place these days, however the vast majority of those attending this year's TT definitely helped to put my faith back in huma...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 14,768 15-06-2018, 10:18 AM
    Thread: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?
Post: Anybody at the Crosby Leap on Friday?

It was the first time I've spectated there: and it was utterly brilliant. Unfortunately myself & my pillion were deliberately pushed from behind by some lout as we tootled out towards the road a...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 14,768 14-06-2018, 07:02 PM
    Thread: Will Supersport survive? It sounds like companies are giving up on 600cc bikes
Post: RE: Will Supersport survive? It sounds like compa...

(07-06-2018, 09:06 PM)warrior Wrote: It may survive another couple of years at a push, if/after they stop making them. Maybe moto3 machines will appear as a re-introduction of the Ultra Lightweight...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 20,791 14-06-2018, 06:05 PM
    Thread: Voice of the Southern 100 Dies
Post: RE: Voice of the Southern 100 Dies

That's very sad to hear. During the race week commentary, Uncle Roy (Moore) said that Maurice hadn't been well, but was returning home - presumably after being treated in hospital. My condolences to h...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 3,222 14-06-2018, 05:54 PM
    Thread: Gavin Lupton - R.I.P.
Post: RE: Gavin Lupton named as rider badly hurt in Dund...

Sadly, some dreadful breaking news concerning Gavin. He has passed away in the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast as a result of the serious injuries he sustained after the incident at Lougher's durin...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 2 3,962 22-08-2017, 09:34 AM
    Thread: Two riders involved in serious incident at Dundrod + Update
Post: RE: Two riders involved in serious incident at Dun...

That's absolutely dreadful news. My sincere condolences to all those you loved & knew Jamie during the time he was with us. As we all know only too well, Road Racing can be such a cruel sport. May...
Sussex Ninja Gal' Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 6,075 11-08-2017, 09:56 AM
    Thread: The TT is pure, primeval ... and should be banned ???
Post: RE: The TT is pure, primeval ... and should be ban...

It strikes me that Williams's "Spectators go for the perverse thrill of seeing living beings maimed and killed" comment is likely to reflect his own prior morbid fascination with the TT. I certainly d...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 11 12,328 04-08-2017, 10:04 PM
    Thread: BOOKINGS TO OPEN FOR STEAM PACKET COMPANY SAILINGS TO 2018 ISLE OF MAN TT
Post: RE: BOOKINGS TO OPEN FOR STEAM PACKET COMPANY SAIL...

(29-05-2017, 10:20 AM)JAT Wrote: 2 hours constant redial! BORED!!!!! I was in the same situation as you JAT, with the phone constantly engaged & the website rejecting my constant booking-button ...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 42 35,669 29-05-2017, 12:27 PM
    Thread: Lee Johnston splits from Jackson Racing
Post: RE: Lee Johnston splits from Jackson Racing

(25-05-2017, 12:13 PM)c iom tt Wrote: I really dont know what Honda are going to do. What is the worst PR? Turn up with a bike/one ride/ second rider that is not proven/ that is going to finish dow...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 13 22,453 25-05-2017, 09:39 PM
    Thread: Nicky Hayden in 'serious condition' after being hit by car in Italy
Post: RE: Nicky Hayden in 'serious condition' after bein...

I've only just heard the terribly sad news. My deepest condolences to his family, fiancée and his many friends - both within and outside of racing - that he has left behind. Rest peacefully now Nicky...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 22 19,912 22-05-2017, 06:51 PM
    Thread: Spectator areas
Post: RE: Spectator areas

I've attempted to get down to the bottom of Barregarrow during race week, but gave up when I got a bit lost & clarty! I'm not coming over for this year's TT (more's the pity), but I'm determined t...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 12 16,007 21-05-2017, 10:05 AM
    Thread: Nicky Hayden in 'serious condition' after being hit by car in Italy
Post: RE: Nicky Hayden in 'serious condition' after bein...

What absolutely dreadful news. I sincerely hope Nicky pulls through - as this incident has evidently left him in a terrible way. My thoughts go out to Nicky and those close to him at this very difficu...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 22 19,912 18-05-2017, 04:46 PM
    Thread: Can Guy race
Post: RE: Can Guy race

(17-05-2017, 09:25 AM)Sam Pato Wrote: Id say your correct about Guy getting a top 10  but in commercial terms it would be extraordinary for Honda to park the new bike and use a superseded model. I'...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 26 23,654 17-05-2017, 06:25 PM
    Thread: Dunlop Suzuki
Post: RE: Dunlop Suzuki

Greetings to all - from a (not sunny at all) Sussex. I'm excited at the prospect of MD racing the new Gixxer this coming season. Apart from the R1 debacle, he's won TT's on all the usual suspects, so...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 3 5,082 22-02-2017, 10:25 PM
    Thread: Seasons Greetings
Post: RE: Seasons Greetings

Yuletide greetings to Malcolm & all the top folk who make this forum so brilliant. Best wishes one & all.  :tup1
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 13 11,806 24-12-2015, 12:49 PM
    Thread: Guy Martin remains at Tyco BMW
Post: RE: Guy Martin remains at Tyco BMW

I'm well-pleased to hear that Guy's intending to do the Southern 100 yet again next year. I've just recently got my ferry booked for the week's action & was keeping me fingers crossed he'd be doin...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 1 3,203 09-12-2015, 03:30 PM
    Thread: Road racing ace Guy Martin vows never to return to 'boring' North West 200
Post: RE: Road racing ace Guy Martin vows never to retur...

(31-10-2015, 01:11 AM)DBD 34 Wrote: There are five riders that have lapped at over 132mph, GM being fourth quickest (fair play to him), I have not said that he is overrated but simply that he is not...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 17 18,551 31-10-2015, 12:18 PM
    Thread: Guy talks about his new book: ‘When You Dead, You Dead.’
Post: RE: Guy talks about his new book: ‘When You Dead, ...

I've just finished reading the new book - and it was thoroughly absorbing. Being a long-standing admirer of Guy I was always going to find his latest take on life fascinating, but I'd recommend the bo...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 7 9,157 30-10-2015, 11:55 AM
    Thread: Guy talks about his new book: ‘When You Dead, You Dead.’
Post: RE: Guy talks about his new book: ‘When You Dead, ...

He accepts that he has to do a bit of promotional work to fulfil his obligations to those who invest in him, but he doesn't have to like doing it does he? In some peoples eyes he seems to be damned wh...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 7 9,157 22-10-2015, 09:23 PM
    Thread: Mar-Train Racing hope to finalise Dean Harrison deal ‘within weeks’
Post: RE: Mar-Train Racing hope to finalise Dean Harriso...

Crivens! The close season merry-go-round gathers pace.  I'm a bit surprised Dean's left Mar-Train tbh - as I had a chat with him at Scarborough this year and he appeared to be happy to continue ridin...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 2 3,767 22-10-2015, 09:05 PM
    Thread: Ian Hutchinson & Josh Brookes linked to Tyco BMW for 2016
Post: RE: Ian Hutchinson & Josh Brookes linked to Tyco B...

To be fair to Creg, I don't think he suggested that JM was or is "fed up with the TT". I took it that he thought Guy should be seen as being a great roadracer because he has won - and continues to win...
Sussex Ninja Gal' General Discussion 15 19,277 21-10-2015, 11:14 PM
    Thread: is Bruce still asleep?
Post: RE: is Bruce still asleep?

(29-08-2015, 09:43 PM)choke Wrote: hope he did Sussex , but believe there was some transponder issue, put him back to a very relaxed 123mph.... The transponder was obviously too slow to keep up with...
Sussex Ninja Gal' Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 14 26,699 06-09-2015, 01:59 PM
    Thread: Rider dies after Senior MGP incident
Post: RE: Rider dies after Senior MGP incident

I'm so sorry to hear this news. Sincerest condolences to David's loved-ones and many friends at this dreadful time. Rest peacefully now Mr Taylor. You will be greatly missed.
Sussex Ninja Gal' Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 5 7,960 06-09-2015, 01:54 PM
    Thread: MGP: Three riders are in ‘critical’ condition
Post: RE: MGP: Three riders are in ‘critical’ condition

Unfortunately, David Taylor has succumbed to his injuries. A very sad end to what sounded like a brilliant MGP; and my thoughts are with his loved-ones & the many friends he had in the roadracing ...
Sussex Ninja Gal' Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 2 5,275 06-09-2015, 01:49 PM
    Thread: is Bruce still asleep?
Post: RE: is Bruce still asleep?

He's just put in a 126mph lap in qualifying! :youtheman:
Sussex Ninja Gal' Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 14 26,699 29-08-2015, 12:34 PM
    Thread: Enough is Enough
Post: RE: Enough is Enough

I've only just seen Malcolm's announcement - and whilst feeling very sad to see the closure of this brilliant forum, I can truly appreciate the decision that he has made. As KF (and others) have just ...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 90 98,523 17-06-2015, 12:01 PM
    Thread: GUY MARTIN - Winning?
Post: RE: GUY MARTIN - Winning?

(17-06-2015, 09:39 AM)coll83 Wrote: Our senior Marshall stated that out of all the top boys when a major incident occurred a few years ago the only one who completed disrespected the flag was Hutchy...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 17,374 17-06-2015, 11:23 AM
    Thread: To all the Marshals who did the 2015 TT, a very big thank you all
Post: RE: To all the Marshals who did the 2015 TT, a ver...

(16-06-2015, 12:02 PM)Splashdown Wrote: The Marshals do an amazing job. Definitely the unsung heroes of the TT. Absolutely. Many congratulations to every Marshal working this year - for their energy...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 17,355 16-06-2015, 12:25 PM
    Thread: Prayers for critically injured Jamie Hamilton
Post: RE: Prayers for critically injured Jamie Hamilton

I was really looking forward to watching him fighting for a podium at Scarborough this coming weekend, but instead the poor lad's fighting for his life in a Liverpool hospital. Like all us folk who lo...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 33 35,088 16-06-2015, 12:18 PM
    Thread: Gary Thompson MBE 2015 TT clerk of the course
Post: RE: Gary Thompson MBE 2015 TT clerk of the course

All I heard throught the fortnight  - from riders, commentators, marshalls & fans alike - were comments about how well the CofTC had handled proceedings; and the respect they had for him. So a bi...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 19 24,382 15-06-2015, 12:43 PM
    Thread: Could this be JM130's last TT?
Post: RE: Could this be JM130's last TT?

I'm absolutely ecstatic for John. What a remarkable performance yesterday - especially after a poor week (by his exceptional standards). I've only just seen the highlights on the ITV Player & he w...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 55 69,543 13-06-2015, 10:27 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

131.85 by JM from a standing start. It's a Senior TT lap record already!! Typically I've been called in by work now on my day off (!), so the rest of the action folks.
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 03:05 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

Jamie Hamilton's injuries reported to be serious but NOT life-threatening. Thank goodness for that.
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 02:57 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

McPint on it again from the start to Glen Helen. Come on John!
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 02:52 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

We're racing again.
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 02:45 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

The guys will hopefully get going again on the 4 lap restart at 14:45.
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 02:28 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

The rider involved in the incident at Burnside - and now receiving treatment at Nobles Hospital - is Jamie Hamilton. Everything crossed that he isn't too badly injured...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 02:22 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

A 4 lap restart has been anounced by The C of TC, although a time is yet to be confirmed. Edit: The rider involved in the incident has been taken via AirMed to Nobles'. A roadsweeper is currently at ...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 01:46 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

The race has been red flagged on lap 2 - due to an incident somewhere before the 11th Milestone...   :icon_sad:
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 01:02 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

JM's right up for it indeed! Second to Hutchy after the 1st lap & both did over 131 laps from a standing start!!
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 12:50 PM
    Thread: COME ON MCPINT!
Post: RE: COME ON MCPINT!

I'd love to see Guy or JM130 win today, but I'm feeling that Hutchy is the man to beat now. I expect Mickey D & Brucie to be snapping at his heels though, so he'll have to be bang on it today. Let...
Sussex Ninja Gal' TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 39 33,217 12-06-2015, 12:10 PM