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    Thread: DED responds to criticism of Grand Prix changes
Post: RE: DED responds to criticism of Grand Prix change...

At tonight's MGP Meeting, using IOMPCs own calculations and figures it was worked out that the TT made a loss in 2011 of £1.2 million while the MGP made a profit. Now who's got the egg on the face. Al...
George Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 3 4,328 09-05-2012, 12:08 AM
  MyBB Thread: Hard Times for the Travelin marshals
Post: Hard Times for the Travelin marshals

Cant see the traveling marshalls being happy this year, Yamaha Fazers under them.
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 6,214 04-05-2012, 04:56 PM
    Thread: MMCC Press Release
Post: RE: MMCC Press Release

They came for the Horse tram races on Douglas Prom
George Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 5 7,734 03-05-2012, 06:41 PM
    Thread: Look at This - So What's the Truth ??
Post: RE: Look at This - So What's the Truth ??

If the Manx Government don't want the Manx Club to run the races, why don't they just come out and say so. Vintage Club take over the MGP, no wonder they are trying to push the classics ? This has so...
George Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 9 11,937 03-05-2012, 06:35 PM
    Thread: MGP TO BE Shorter ???
Post: RE: MGP TO BE Shorter ???

Bloody hell, you leave the UK for a break and all Hell breaks lose. What bloody fool come up with these ideas or is this a late April fools trick No way the Manx Club would go for this unless they h...
George Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 27 33,154 02-05-2012, 02:05 PM
    Thread: IRRC Results
Post: IRRC Results

http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-a...9022_n.jpg
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 0 1,847 29-04-2012, 12:24 PM
    Thread: mcadoo rider
Post: RE: mcadoo rider

And who has James Mc Bride signed for ?
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 3,200 08-02-2012, 09:12 PM
    Thread: Travel to the IOM
Post: RE: Travel to the IOM

Foot passenger fare liverpool to the IOM practice week £94
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 9,563 19-01-2012, 09:30 PM
    Thread: Travel to the IOM
Post: RE: Travel to the IOM

(19-01-2012, 03:35 PM)ian huntly Wrote: Keep phoning...Some bookings made last year for this year sometimes are not followed up, so spaces are released...Don't give up hope !! Ive been told that the...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 9,563 19-01-2012, 06:26 PM
    Thread: Travel to the IOM
Post: Travel to the IOM

Been trying to make a booking to the IOM from any dates between 23 May and 31May return any date after TT only to be told that there is no available space left. Maybe its about time the IOMSP got ext...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 9,563 17-01-2012, 06:59 PM
    Thread: IOM TT Paddock
Post: RE: IOM TT Paddock

(09-01-2012, 06:19 PM)ian huntly Wrote: I must say that the willy-nilly parking on the prom did get out of hand (too many willys, not enough nillys) but it was part of the TT Fortnight when people d...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 12,086 09-01-2012, 08:57 PM
    Thread: IOM TT Paddock
Post: RE: IOM TT Paddock

(07-01-2012, 07:18 AM)Lee Wrote: I'm thinking it's only to stop boys like me back in our day packing the van with bikes beer and bodies, jumping on the ferry and camping on the Prom.. Any Council w...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 12,086 07-01-2012, 01:24 PM
    Thread: IOM TT Paddock
Post: RE: IOM TT Paddock

(06-01-2012, 06:26 PM)pat slinn Wrote: (05-01-2012, 06:39 PM)George Wrote: I have heard that Douglas corporation are going to ban the parking of Motor-homes and large commercial vehicles from resi...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 12,086 06-01-2012, 08:41 PM
    Thread: IOM TT Paddock
Post: IOM TT Paddock

I have heard that Douglas corporation are going to ban the parking of Motor-homes and large commercial vehicles from residential areas within Douglas. The parking of these types of vehicles would have...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 12,086 05-01-2012, 06:39 PM
    Thread: TT bookings up
Post: RE: TT bookings up

(12-12-2011, 02:09 PM)ian huntly Wrote: ......................are there MORE cars and vans nowadays ??? No wonder we can't find parking ! Check the IOMSP foot passegers fares for 2012, cheaper to ...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 7,852 13-12-2011, 11:31 PM
    Thread: MGP or TT
Post: RE: MGP or TT

(13-12-2011, 11:02 PM)Paul Phillips Wrote: Nuno Caetano has asked us for TT Regulations to be sent to him. How does that make him 'poached'? So again, who are these newcomers (plural) who have been...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,801 13-12-2011, 11:09 PM
    Thread: MGP or TT
Post: RE: MGP or TT

(13-12-2011, 10:16 PM)Paul Phillips Wrote: where do you get this stuff from? As always you are totally incorrect with your claims. Nobody from our team has 'poached' anyone from the MGP Newcomers Ra...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,801 13-12-2011, 10:52 PM
    Thread: MGP or TT
Post: MGP or TT

I Have just heard that the Powers to be at the TT are poaching some of last years MGP newcomers. Is this a good move, why not let the newcomers from the MGP do another year or so at the MGP with no pr...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,801 13-12-2011, 07:59 PM
    Thread: 'Modular' solution to TT accommodation shortage
Post: RE: 'Modular' solution to TT accommodation shortag...

http://www.everymann.co.uk/isle_of_man_tt
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 8 11,056 12-12-2011, 02:15 PM
    Thread: TT Questions in House of Keys
Post: RE: TT Questions in House of Keys

Not bad money if you can get it, does not say how much is spent on the free trips and expences
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,325 08-12-2011, 10:36 PM
    Thread: TT bookings up
Post: RE: TT bookings up

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iI4iyURV7iQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAjlPVPDa...re=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfoGCPbO4...re=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3c_UnN_d...re=...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 7,852 29-11-2011, 05:17 PM
    Thread: TT bookings up
Post: RE: TT bookings up

Every year its the same statement, personally I think its all BS. Lets try this for an answer. How many visitors came to the TT in the following years 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 I can...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 7,852 29-11-2011, 02:14 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

Foot passenger Liverpool to IOM 28 May 2012 return IOM Liverpool 10 June 2012 £94-04, and that was the cheapest fare booking this morning with IOM Steam Racket.
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 27-11-2011, 12:36 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

(24-11-2011, 09:21 PM)pitlane07 Wrote: Christ,i was just saying how happy i am that my tt bookings had gone well,did not intend to start world war three.George when i need advice on how to feed myse...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 25-11-2011, 01:24 PM
    Thread: Franki Chili Was Not Horrified !!!!
Post: RE: Franki Chili Was Not Horrified !!!!

Bloody good job he never wanted a Beef Burger from the Paddock, :icon_lol:
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 3,236 22-11-2011, 11:52 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

(22-11-2011, 11:03 PM)Malcolm Wrote: No names Larry as the matter has been clarified by Paul ! No it's not Jame Boind as you have suggested George, or were you thinking of James Bond, Basildons' br...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 22-11-2011, 11:19 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

(22-11-2011, 10:54 PM)larryd Wrote: (22-11-2011, 10:50 PM)Malcolm Wrote: With reference to my previous posting, I don't think that I referred to the Department at any time within the posting. Ra...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 22-11-2011, 11:00 PM
    Thread: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COURSE TO BE INTRODUCED FOR 2012 TT
Post: RE: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COU...

(22-11-2011, 10:37 PM)Paul Phillips Wrote: The Creg Ny Baa Grandstand was £20 not £10. This was for a scaffold grandstand (compared to the proper seated unit that will be installed for 2012) and toi...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,704 22-11-2011, 10:44 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

Trouble with the TT and the Granstand is one certain person is taking this pee on what he/ they charge the vendors to set up shop there. And you can guarantee the food prices will be sky high this yea...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 22-11-2011, 10:34 PM
    Thread: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COURSE TO BE INTRODUCED FOR 2012 TT
Post: RE: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COU...

(22-11-2011, 08:48 PM)Paul Phillips Wrote: !edited! - the proof will be in the pudding. If people don't want to sit in the Grandstands they will be empty, early ticket sales indicate this won't be t...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,704 22-11-2011, 10:24 PM
    Thread: Department of Economic Development Appoints The Sports Consultancy
Post: RE: Department of Economic Development Appoints Th...

£57000 http://www.manxradio.com/newsread.aspx?id=56267
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,098 22-11-2011, 07:05 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

How can they stop the football club who pay an annual rent to run a clubhouse that can serve the public. They did a great Chicken and Chips this year for £1-20 less than the cost of a grandsatnd burg...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 22-11-2011, 06:07 PM
    Thread: Undercover Film
Post: Undercover Film

Taken by undercover agents following the IOM Goverments chief of Tourism. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lom1jJ9PY...ure=relmfu
George ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 0 3,263 22-11-2011, 05:47 PM
    Thread: tt2012
Post: RE: tt2012

Glad to see you got a good deal on Flights and Digs, but sorry to say the winter wont be long enough to save up all the cash that you will need to meet all the extra costs now involved just watching t...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,986 22-11-2011, 05:34 PM
    Thread: Department of Economic Development Appoints The Sports Consultancy
Post: RE: Department of Economic Development Appoints Th...

Here we Fecking go again, the Government are handing out the "Golden Eggs" again resulting in no new hens. Its about time they started spending some of this so called shortage of cash on the riders th...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,098 22-11-2011, 05:29 PM
    Thread: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COURSE TO BE INTRODUCED FOR 2012 TT
Post: RE: NEW GRANDSTANDS AND ‘FAN-ZONES’ AROUND THE COU...

This news is getting a lot of Bad press of other forums and on facebook, when will the powers to be wake up, fans have not got the money to pay these prices. I think the Creg was only £10 to watch the...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,704 22-11-2011, 05:25 PM
    Thread: MGP Practice
Post: RE: MGP Practice

Coming all the way from Europe and not knowing if you will get enough practice laps to qualify could work out expensive, plus the cost of the entries would be lost. One of our riders has a 600, super ...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,876 05-10-2011, 11:11 PM
    Thread: MGP Practice
Post: MGP Practice

Can anyone speculate on the practice sessions at the MGP, we will be bringing 6 newcomer's from Europe to the MGP in 2012, they will all have 600s but are also wanting to race in the super twins. Can ...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 5,876 04-10-2011, 05:50 PM
    Thread: Engine stripping
Post: RE: Engine stripping

(25-09-2011, 12:31 AM)Manx Mist Wrote: I heard a few years ago that there is equipment available to accurately measure bore size through a plug hole. Stroke can obviously be measured easily this wa...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 34 35,198 27-09-2011, 09:29 PM
    Thread: Engine stripping
Post: RE: Engine stripping

(20-09-2011, 08:25 AM)an old man returns Wrote: (19-09-2011, 06:40 PM)George Wrote: Maybe if a machines engine is stripped after a race and found to be within the regs, the costs to rebuild should...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 34 35,198 20-09-2011, 05:47 PM
    Thread: Engine stripping
Post: RE: Engine stripping

Maybe if a machines engine is stripped after a race and found to be within the regs, the costs to rebuild should be paid for by the race organisation
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 34 35,198 19-09-2011, 06:40 PM
    Thread: Engine stripping
Post: Engine stripping

How do other riders feel about having their engines stripped after a race podium finish at the Isle of Man. I know you can have the engine tagged if you have another race during the week but all the s...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 34 35,198 18-09-2011, 10:47 AM
    Thread: bit of advice
Post: RE: bit of advice

If you contact ???at Classic racer he will give you all the information you need. (cant think of his name at the mo) http://www.crmc.co.uk/
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,179 16-09-2011, 02:31 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: RE: MGP too many classes

(16-09-2011, 11:15 AM)Jeff Kirby Wrote: George Once again, I have to justify myself to you. Not only that, you are implying that I am not doing my job properly by allowing four stroke machines out ...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 16-09-2011, 02:14 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: RE: MGP too many classes

(15-09-2011, 10:29 PM)cregnybaa Wrote: (15-09-2011, 10:06 PM)George Wrote: http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@N00/6093701258 http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@N00/6093900328 http://www.fl...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 15-09-2011, 11:40 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: RE: MGP too many classes

http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@N00/6093701258 http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@N00/6093900328 http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@N00/6093271001 http://www.flickr.com/photos/64094501@...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 15-09-2011, 10:06 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: RE: MGP too many classes

(15-09-2011, 05:42 PM)cregnybaa Wrote: (15-09-2011, 05:08 PM)George Wrote: TOMR & Sticky, firstly I love the MGP and the variety of races it puts on but I still think that something needs to b...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 15-09-2011, 05:53 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: RE: MGP too many classes

TOMR & Sticky, firstly I love the MGP and the variety of races it puts on but I still think that something needs to be done to create more practice time. This year we had 60 newcomers and some str...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 15-09-2011, 05:08 PM
    Thread: Safety gone bad
Post: RE: Safety gone bad

(14-09-2011, 07:00 PM)John Foster Wrote: Did he manage to slow many down? Supposed to be a chicane ???
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 4,807 14-09-2011, 08:04 PM
    Thread: MGP too many classes
Post: MGP too many classes

Should some of the classes at the MGP be dropped, practice time is short enough as it is without having too many different classes. Some riders never qualified at this years MGP due to lack of practic...
George TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 22 23,087 14-09-2011, 05:13 PM