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    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

Same again next year https://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-m...-tt-races/
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 43 9,923 Yesterday, 04:29 PM
    Thread: Not again
Post: RE: Not again

https://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-m...s-like-tt/
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 11 891 Yesterday, 04:26 PM
    Thread: New format, old problems
Post: RE: New format, old problems

Even further back there were six races, 50, 125, 250, 350, 500 and sidecar and there were far far more spectators and nobody said they were too slow and more races were needed.
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 28 11,538 05-06-2024, 10:08 PM
    Thread: Thursday Practice cancelled
Post: RE: Thursday Practice cancelled

Somewhat more expensive than you usual bike crash. https://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-m...hut-crash/
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 2 697 01-06-2024, 05:04 PM
    Thread: New course signs for TT 2024
Post: RE: New course signs for TT 2024

It was confirmed to the Independent that the removed course signs will be kept in storage and conserved for ‘future opportunities’. On eBay in a couple of weeks?
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 14 10,450 10-05-2024, 06:33 AM
    Thread: TT Campsites
Post: RE: TT Campsites

Try Ballacotier near Hillberry
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 5 1,897 03-05-2024, 03:55 PM
    Thread: BSB Navarra
Post: RE: BSB Navarra

Quest is a Freeview channel.
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 3 395 21-04-2024, 06:02 AM
    Thread: Triumph unveil 'Slippery Sam' tribute
Post: RE: Triumph unveil 'Slippery Sam' tribute

Are you sure it wasn’t meant to be released next Monday, April 1st?
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 6 1,610 26-03-2024, 10:23 PM
    Thread: Oulton Park
Post: RE: Oulton Park

Aintree motorcycle racing club Aintree Motorcycle Racing Club race dates are As follows May 1st practice day. 11th May Round 1 15th June Round 2 13th July Round 3 3rd August round 4
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 4 1,623 14-01-2024, 10:57 PM
    Thread: Cylinder Head Repair
Post: RE: Cylinder Head Repair

(09-10-2023, 02:17 PM)bsa499 Wrote: I have a BSA B50 cylinder head which, unfortunately, is the victim of detonation and therefore requires repairing including welding and machining. It's a very goo...
Dogsbody General Discussion 2 1,584 09-10-2023, 09:49 PM
    Thread: Red Flag Incident - Official Statement
Post: RE: Red Flag Incident - Official Statement

(20-07-2023, 08:03 PM)serowmaster Wrote: well you know what they call MCN ( MORE rubbish NEWS OR WORDS TO THAT EFFECT ) Mostly Carp and Nonsense.
Dogsbody Southern 100 Meetings 25 10,678 20-07-2023, 10:06 PM
    Thread: Tony East Collection To Be Auctioned
Post: RE: Tony East Collection To Be Auctioned

https://www.bonhams.com/auction/28185/th...ow/?page=3
Dogsbody General Discussion 2 1,823 05-07-2023, 10:06 AM
    Thread: Peter Hickman Protests
Post: RE: Peter Hickman Protests

Reported to be superstock ecu. https://www.crash.net/rr/news/1028704/1/...heir-heads
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 14 12,082 16-06-2023, 07:10 AM
    Thread: Well, how good was that then!
Post: RE: Well, how good was that then!

What’s your opinions on spectator numbers? Up, down or about the same as recently?
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 26 104,196 14-06-2023, 03:00 PM
    Thread: Paddock build up
Post: RE: Paddock build up

Manx Radio webcams now has one on the grandstand viewing the paddock.
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 15 13,525 25-05-2023, 09:48 PM
    Thread: Insurance costs
Post: Insurance costs

Doesn’t bode well for the future  https://www.bikesportnews.com/news/news-...t-says-gov
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 2 2,755 01-03-2023, 08:38 AM
    Thread: N Ireland road racing cancelled
Post: N Ireland road racing cancelled

Big blow for racing https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-64591498
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 27 14,207 10-02-2023, 07:33 AM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

Very sad. RIP Malcolm.
Dogsbody ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 84 30,612 05-09-2022, 05:54 PM
    Thread: What you might find there this year
Post: RE: What you might find there this year

And today Douglas was given City status for the Queen’s Jubilee.
Dogsbody General Discussion 1 2,756 20-05-2022, 07:44 AM
    Thread: Thoughts and predictions
Post: RE: Thoughts and predictions

Sorry, I misunderstood. I thought you were under the impression they were using the V twin. For clutch plates for your sleeved down to 1999.95 cc Rocket if EBC are not available , see if Barnett are ...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 20 20,654 14-04-2022, 07:06 AM
    Thread: Thoughts and predictions
Post: RE: Thoughts and predictions

Captain, I am afraid the clue is in the name - Ducati V4R, note the 4. BTW Good to see you again at Hoghton Tower although your choice of big bikes leaves something to be desired!!!!
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 20 20,654 13-04-2022, 08:47 AM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX AND CLASSIC TT REVIEW CONFIRMED
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX AND CLASSIC TT REVIEW CONFIRME...

Full details https://www.bikesportnews.com/news/news-...classic-tt Briefly Classic TT name dropped, now Classic Manx, two races only, no newcomers races , Three MGP races, practice every night. Marsha...
Dogsbody Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 10 8,279 17-01-2022, 12:57 PM
    Thread: Future of TT Website (By Malcolm when taken ill in 2021)
Post: RE: Future of TT Website

Best wishes and good luck Malcolm.
Dogsbody ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 55 43,472 07-09-2021, 05:46 PM
    Thread: Hoghton Tower sprint/hill climb
Post: RE: Hoghton Tower sprint/hill climb

I see you were a bit exhausted after one run.
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 4,873 25-07-2021, 09:30 PM
    Thread: MALCOLMS BIRTHDAY
Post: RE: MALCOLMS BIRTHDAY

Happy Birthday Malcolm. As a treat you can finish early.
Dogsbody General Discussion 14 12,034 30-10-2020, 04:33 PM
    Thread: MCGUINNESS JOINS QUATTRO PLANT BOURNEMOUTH KAWASAKI
Post: RE: MCGUINNESS JOINS QUATTRO PLANT BOURNEMOUTH KAW...

Re Norton https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/no...1RhvTzgsHQ
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 16 18,034 11-01-2020, 08:00 AM
    Thread: TT Zero no more...
Post: RE: TT Zero no more...

If they could persuade MotoE to do an eight lap race at the Southern that would increase the profile of electric racing. Seeing Bradley Smith and Ana Carasco beat Sete Gibernau is good entertainment w...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 9 15,837 23-10-2019, 06:39 AM
    Thread: Nigel Rollason
Post: Nigel Rollason

Sad to post that Nigel Rollason, Isle of Man winner on two and three wheels died earlier this month. I met him at the Manx many years ago and again at Jurby Festival parading his outfit . RIP Nigel. D...
Dogsbody General Discussion 2 4,570 14-02-2019, 10:29 PM
    Thread: Can anyone help identify this TT turn?
Post: RE: Can anyone help identify this TT turn?

Quarter Bridge, 125cc Honda CR93 , Ultra Lightweight TT, sure someone will identify the rider before long. Colin
Dogsbody Quiz Questions 20 30,614 02-01-2019, 10:02 AM
    Thread: The TT early morning practice.
Post: RE: The TT early morning practice.

I wonder how many marshals were in place at 6am at the Manx in the late 60s? I don't recollect seeing that many back then, but always gave Gwen a wave on duty at her cottage just after Ballaugh. On r...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 13 27,824 11-07-2018, 08:47 AM
    Thread: Jokes, Humour, Funny Stories - Post Them Here
Post: RE: Jokes, Humour, Funny Stories - Post Them Here

Might amuse the older members https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uo0KjdDJr1c
Dogsbody Jokes, Stories etc 95 246,364 06-02-2018, 09:58 AM
    Thread: Back on the Job
Post: RE: Back on the Job

Best wishes for a quick recovery Malcolm. If you are lucky  the Cardiac Rehab course won't start until after Xmas, one lecture is what not to eat and drink , in other words everything that makes  Xmas...
Dogsbody ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 13 24,450 07-12-2017, 10:07 AM
    Thread: Don Padgett
Post: Don Padgett

Sad news, condolences to his family.  http://www.ukclubsport.com/don-padgett-died/ Dogsbody
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 0 4,226 15-11-2017, 06:13 PM
    Thread: The TT is pure, primeval ... and should be banned ???
Post: RE: The TT is pure, primeval ... and should be ban...

Strangely I have never heard of a bull paying to enter a bullfight, and I am sure the Christians did not have to do six qualifying fights then pay for their own transport and accommodation to entertai...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 11 18,896 31-07-2017, 03:23 PM
    Thread: Geoff Cannell Auction
Post: Geoff Cannell Auction

Would have been better TT week? http://www.chrystalsauctions.im/next.php...705201700m Dogsbody
Dogsbody General Discussion 0 3,848 11-05-2017, 06:29 AM
    Thread: Is It Bye Bye Supersport 600?
Post: RE: Is It Bye Bye Supersport 600?

My hot tip is to buy supersport bikes now, store them for 20 years and bring them out for the Classic TT Supersport class. John McG will only be in his early 60s so still winning...... Dogsbody
Dogsbody General Discussion 10 16,052 03-02-2017, 10:47 AM
    Thread: MGP TV
Post: RE: MGP TV

ITV4 at 9pm on Thursday. Dogsbody
Dogsbody Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 5 12,327 28-08-2016, 06:34 AM
    Thread: WILLIAM and MICHAEL.
Post: RE: WILLIAM and MICHAEL.

one answered http://www.bikesportnews.com/news/news-d...h-tyco-bmw Dogsbody
Dogsbody General Discussion 9 21,103 06-10-2015, 06:40 PM
    Thread: No more Free BT Sport.
Post: RE: No more Free BT Sport.

I also cancelled when told of new pricing, I just swing the dish to Astra 1 and tune to Eurosport in Germany.They broadcast most of the practices and races live.( makes more sense in German than Charl...
Dogsbody General Discussion 8 14,930 15-08-2015, 10:46 AM
    Thread: Medical Services
Post: RE: Medical Services

The requirements include the following, • The service provider shall also be responsible for: o The recruitment of doctors, paramedics and suitably trained first aid personnel o Organising pre-event...
Dogsbody General Discussion 5 10,513 31-07-2015, 04:14 PM
    Thread: Medical Services
Post: Medical Services

This from the ACU http://www.acu.org.uk/News/2015/07/Provi...rt-Events/ What next,tender for provision of marshals? Dogsbody
Dogsbody General Discussion 5 10,513 31-07-2015, 03:44 PM
    Thread: Tonfanau
Post: RE: Tonfanau

Not seen a tree now but I've only been last couple of years. Like Druids at Oulton, big gravel trap there now, but there were a lot of trees quite close in the 60s.( don't get me started about the chi...
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 17 32,455 07-07-2015, 11:18 PM
    Thread: Tonfanau
Post: RE: Tonfanau

Nick, Kirkcaldy was familiar but I hadn't realised it carried on for so long. I thought it was one of those 50s/ early 60s circuits that had disappeared  like Silloth, Prees Heath, Rhydymwyn, Kinmel P...
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 17 32,455 07-07-2015, 06:12 PM
    Thread: Tonfanau
Post: RE: Tonfanau

Nick, I believe this is the image that is on the T-shirt,  North West 200 Senior race 1959, notice the strong crowd barrier.  http://niclassicscramblesclub.com/galler...ads/img874 Dogsbody
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 17 32,455 07-07-2015, 12:03 PM
    Thread: Tonfanau
Post: RE: Tonfanau

Nick,I did say hello,  and I was there from Sat afternoon till this morning :icon_biggrin: . I rode in the parades but unable to keep up with you unfortunately. Bob Mac T shirt give you a clue? Found ...
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 17 32,455 06-07-2015, 11:03 PM
    Thread: Tonfanau
Post: Tonfanau

Where do you get to see ( and get passed at high speed by ) JM130 on a MotoGP bike, Splashdown, Stan Woods and Charlie Williams out together? TT parade lap?  No, at Tonfanau in North Wales at a club m...
Dogsbody Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 17 32,455 06-07-2015, 08:15 PM
    Thread: h2r onboard lap
Post: RE: h2r onboard lap

Superchargers are not allowed in any racing apart from sprinting/ drag, can't see even the IOM giving that much leeway.PS  Have you read the disclaimer, no warranty on a £41k bike!!. http://www.kawasa...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 6 13,221 03-07-2015, 09:37 PM
    Thread: What would you like to see changed for next year?
Post: RE: What would you like to see changed for next ye...

Just reduce the interval to 5 seconds. Would have the same effect as starting in pairs. Dogsbody
Dogsbody General Discussion 203 379,641 01-07-2015, 06:46 PM
    Thread: Pikes Peak
Post: Pikes Peak

Good friend and well known MGP rider Wade Boyd won the sidecar class at Pikes Peak. Well Done that man. Dogsbody http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/2015/06/ar...ults-2015/
Dogsbody General Discussion 3 8,309 30-06-2015, 07:36 PM
    Thread: Enough is Enough
Post: RE: Enough is Enough

Sorry you had to suffer abuse from a few idiots Malcolm, but it doesn't surprise me. I've given up on some forums because of bad language and infighting that seems to proliferate these days.  One pos...
Dogsbody TT Related Posts (Only) 90 152,486 18-06-2015, 09:27 AM