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    Thread: Well Done Splashdown
Post: RE: Well Done Splashdown

Hi all, wasn't having a go, sorry if that's how i came across, was just curious. Totally well done, and i hold you in the highest regards, and still have the image of you sliding and spinning on your ...
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 11 16,263 07-09-2015, 09:05 AM
    Thread: No more Free BT Sport.
Post: RE: No more Free BT Sport.

I also sacked off BT when I got a letter in the post to say how many UEFA whatever football matches they were going to show. I only watched MotoGP. Received a nice bonus of a £25 charge for cancellin...
simonk General Discussion 8 10,703 07-09-2015, 08:55 AM
    Thread: Well Done Splashdown
Post: RE: Well Done Splashdown

are ex-TT riders/winners allowed in the MGP? Are former MGP winners allowed in MGP? I may have some blurry memories of things as i am entering the age of dementia but I thought that was the case?
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 11 16,263 04-09-2015, 03:45 PM
    Thread: TT(Classic) on the tele.
Post: RE: TT(Classic) on the tele.

agree totally, I would love to have seen some interviews and found out more about the history of some of the bikes, spot of bike tech porn is always good telly
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 10,630 04-09-2015, 08:47 AM
    Thread: IOM STEAM PACKET COMPANY RECORDS RISE IN BIKES CARRIED TO THE MOTORCYCLE FESTIVAL
Post: RE: IOM STEAM PACKET COMPANY RECORDS RISE IN BIKES...

not sure how they can top the Nortons in 2016...
simonk General Discussion 1 3,079 03-09-2015, 04:29 PM
    Thread: Why do they make plans on the strength of a weather forecast?
Post: RE: Why do they make plans on the strength of a we...

it's a tough call, but proddy races on treaded tyres should run in the wet IMHO, as long as air-med can get about safely. The throttle works both ways as they say. Still think of Joey blitzing the fie...
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 8 27,711 03-09-2015, 09:01 AM
    Thread: Technical Infringements
Post: RE: Technical Infringements

makes sense, there have been a few fires in pit lane of recent years
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 29 52,048 02-09-2015, 09:03 AM
    Thread: Rotary Nortons
Post: Rotary Nortons

Does anyone know if the JPS Nortons are out after Saturday parade at 18:15? Was wondering if they were featuring in the Monday Classic TT Lap of Honour too?
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 4,165 28-08-2015, 03:04 PM
    Thread: Radio TT/MGP
Post: RE: Radio TT/MGP

hahaha, top tip. turn off the instant commentary has finished...
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 11,370 28-08-2015, 02:34 PM
    Thread: 2015 TT ferry prices
Post: RE: 2015 TT ferry prices

For those moaning about the ferry prices, think of us who live here! And for those moaning about how cheap it is in winter, try a trip in February and see how much you enjoy it! #huey The boat fares...
simonk General Discussion 24 35,223 28-08-2015, 02:09 PM
    Thread: and so is wednesdaynight...
Post: RE: and so is wednesdaynight...

I think a lot of consideration went in to discontinuing the morning practices, the usual lack of marshals being the main one, or so I believe. I loved the morning practices, many 5.30am trips up the ...
simonk Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 9 21,662 27-08-2015, 10:54 AM