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    Thread: Future of TT Website
Post: RE: Future of TT Website

Good to hear from you Malcolm and good wishes for tomorrow
sticky ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 55 10,329 16-09-2021, 06:49 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

The game's up. It is (according to my records) Marek Nofer. I have a lot more of this older stuff - hopefully we can reconvene at some point and carry this on.
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 07-09-2021, 06:39 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Good tries both but wrong!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-09-2021, 10:25 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Going to give you a clue - #22 has an MGP win on his CV
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-09-2021, 07:01 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

The newly promoted Detective Chief Inspector Noakes is right with 1992, the 250 was called the Junior and it's a TZ. Shot is from Keppel Gate.
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 05-09-2021, 05:13 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I hope this won't be my last input and we can continue this properlly at some point but these two are from the archives:  One easy but poignant, the other a bit less easy: [Image: https://live.static...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 04-09-2021, 03:36 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

It's Laurel Bank - Darren (Or possibly Peter) Creer and Tony Ainley. Honda & Velocette?
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-09-2021, 09:35 PM
    Thread: Future of TT Website
Post: RE: Future of TT Website

Thanks for all you've done Malcolm and I hope you will be firing on all 6 as soon as possible. I hope, as I suspect all of us do, that the forum will be back at some point. I'm no fan of (anti) soci...
sticky ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 55 10,329 02-09-2021, 07:40 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX AND CLASSIC TT REVIEW CONFIRMED
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX AND CLASSIC TT REVIEW CONFIRME...

Done mine too.  What I said is copied below (Malcolm - if you don't think it's appropriate for me to do that then please edit it out!) The Classic TT suffers from attrition during the races (inevitab...
sticky Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 10 1,255 14-08-2021, 12:51 PM
    Thread: Today I would be......
Post: RE: Today I would be......

Today I should have been out of bed at 4.30am to be on the road an hour later, enjoying a pleasant drive up the A roads to Liverpool for the morning boat.  Then later I should have been at Ballakeigha...
sticky General Discussion 7 3,397 28-05-2021, 10:15 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Well done Sprocket.  It is Heinz Rosner, works rider for MZ.  The bike is an RE350.  I always thought he'd had a lot more starts than he did - 9 in all and only 2 finishes.  His best result was 3rd in...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 08-05-2021, 04:44 PM
  Smile Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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He won the last ever 50cc race in 1968 on a Derbi.  He later came back to the TT and won three consecutive Formula 3 TTs in 1979, 80 & 81.  The bike in the pic is the 250cc Production Thompson Suz...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 08-05-2021, 01:34 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Captain has #83.  It is Barry Smith - 4 time TT winner and it is Braddan.  Anyone want to top it off with what he's riding? Good guess with Dieter Braun but it's not him.
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 08-05-2021, 10:55 AM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

You're correct - it is the wrong person comnpletely!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 07-05-2021, 10:09 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

There's a bit of a clue in my previous post... :)
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 07-05-2021, 08:13 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

1960s 2 strokes....riders would always keep a finger on the clutch waiting for them to seize and they all too often did.
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-05-2021, 11:01 PM
  Wink Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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I can see why you'd say that...but no! :icon_biggrin:
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-05-2021, 08:07 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I did wonder.... Right - got a couple to be going on with:  Who, what, where etc [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5114...9436_o.jpg][/url] [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 02-05-2021, 06:12 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I think you're going to have to tell us who this is Cap'n!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 30-04-2021, 09:32 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Thought that one would go quick. It is our very own Splashdown in the Centenary re-creation on the St John's course
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 18-04-2021, 08:41 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I didn't know Peter was no longer with us.  Sorry to hear that. What's going on here and who is it?  (probably won't keep you occupied too long!) [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5111...e...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 15-04-2021, 07:27 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Time to give the answer - some of you already know! It is Peter Rubatto on the 750 Bimota YB4 (FZ750 engine?) at Ballakeighan in the 2007 Pre TT Classic.  He finished 7th on that bike in the 1987 F1 ...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 14-04-2021, 11:31 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Regrettably Sprocket, your initial thoughts are wrong!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 12-04-2021, 08:47 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Still hanging in there Sprocket...had dog trouble so I've been 'off air' for a bit.  Anyway, no prizes for where as it's been used elsewhere on the thread but who is it and what? [Image: https://li...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 12-04-2021, 06:02 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

50p each way says you're right Captain. Your shot looking down on the rider - Bjorn Gunnarsson?
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 29-03-2021, 06:48 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Lets see what you can do with this one.  I don't have this year catalogued so I'm going from memory - fairly sure I have it right though... [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5107...c0c0_o.j...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 28-03-2021, 09:48 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Didn't think that would keep you busy for long! Steve Lindsell on the 500cc Paton 2 stroke coming out of Governor's Dip onto Glencrutchery Rd
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 14-03-2021, 06:15 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I thought that might have kept you lot occupied for a bit longer!  Here's another one:  probably quite easy this time - who,what and where? [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5103...9368_o.j...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 13-03-2021, 09:47 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Cheers sprocket but sorry - wrong year & crew
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 12-03-2021, 10:38 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

While Alfie's having a dig perhaps you can tell me who these guys are? [Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5081...0925_o.jpg] [/url] [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/189427960@N04/]
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 10-03-2021, 10:18 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Hey guys - sort of doing OK. Had some real world issues to deal with and my head isn't in the game right now. I'm what Matt Hancock calls 'extremely clinically vulnerable' so I've been living like a...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 04-03-2021, 10:06 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Hi Guys I'm OK - touch wood...Thanks for your concern Not going to name names but something happened that really got me down.  All I'm going to say is that please don't just take stuff from photogra...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 04-02-2021, 06:43 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

You've got it Sprocket.  Mark Miller on a GSXR750 in the 2006 Superstock.  I'll have to try and think of something else tricky to test you guys with :icon_smile:
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 11:43 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

maybe not... :icon_biggrin:
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 10:40 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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It is a 750 - you're getting a bit closer and it was a TAS entry
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 09:48 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Yamaham guessed at mid-noughties and he's right about that and it isn't a GSX-R600 or 1000
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 09:34 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Still no right answers on the bike or rider!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 07:59 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I'll give you a third of a point since the big red S on the back of the leathers is a bit of a giveaway!   :icon_biggrin:
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 06-01-2021, 12:22 AM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Sorry Sam - it isn't!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 05-01-2021, 11:58 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Alfie has the location right. It's not Archie on a 600 though
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 05-01-2021, 07:50 PM
    Thread: Entrants enclosure passes 1920s- 1950s
Post: RE: Entrants enclosure passes 1920s- 1950s

That's some collection. You have to wonder how many of these things are still in extistence, never mind being in the kind of condition these appear to be. I see there's one from the 1947 TT - that's...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 15 5,852 04-01-2021, 10:04 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Cheers guys.  I was heading to Port Erin to get some sunset shots and I saw this almost pastel scene and had to stop and grab a shot.  It says 9.21pm on the EXIF data but could be out by a few mins......
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 04-01-2021, 06:45 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

I'm going to give you that.  It's a few hundred yards past the Niarbyl turn off just going up the hill out of Dalby.  I'm assuming that's the Mountains of Mourne in the distance.
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 09:56 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Good guess Alfie - but wrong! I'll spill the beans if no-one gets it by the end of the evening
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 07:24 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Better put the scattergun down too :icon_biggrin:  none of the above
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 07:10 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Not taken from the course Alfie but it is looking west
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 05:21 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Alfie is getting close with one of his guesses...
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 02:48 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Sorry mate - not there either!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 03-01-2021, 12:26 AM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Not the Calf or Sound either!
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 02-01-2021, 10:20 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
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Thank you gentlemen - you're both wrong though! :P :)
sticky ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 662 187,924 02-01-2021, 09:52 PM