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    Thread: No score board for TT 2023
Post: RE: No score board for TT 2023

I'm torn with the scoreboard. I get that the TT should be up to date and current with the tech etc. But also, it's an event steeped in history and tradition. Fwiw, i think the old scoreboard should h...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 3,105 06-11-2022, 12:50 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet Sailings for 2023 MGP online now
Post: RE: Steam Packet Sailings for 2023 MGP online now

Manx booked. Wednesday to Wednesday, got the days but not the times. Not a great problem. We'll land just in time to catch Wednesday evening practice session.
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 5 1,138 01-11-2022, 11:19 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Accommodation WANTED
Post: RE: TT 2023 Accommodation WANTED

Can't advise on homestay site but I'd put a post up for anywhere on the island. TT is island wide these days and easy enough to travel to spots no matter where you stay. I stay down a port st mary an...
H2pots Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 3 310 27-10-2022, 10:06 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Schedule Changes
Post: RE: TT 2023 Schedule Changes

That does make an interesting read Nasher.
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 5,730 26-10-2022, 10:15 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Schedule Changes
Post: RE: TT 2023 Schedule Changes

I read somewhere the organisers think the island is at capacity for visitors and they're aiming for two lots of visitors. I'm not convinced though, it means the marshals (unpaid) have only two days o...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 5,730 26-10-2022, 08:11 AM
    Thread: Chrissy Rouse
Post: RE: Chrissy Rouse

Agreed capt, Sad news indeed. Thankfully rare on short circuits but the risk is always there
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 4 1,560 08-10-2022, 11:12 AM
    Thread: Phil Read
Post: RE: Phil Read

Agreed, RIP Phil Reed. Always sad to see the names of old passing away.
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 8 2,292 08-10-2022, 11:11 AM
    Thread: Manx 2022
Post: RE: Manx 2022

(24-09-2022, 09:08 AM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: It was indeed, we spend a lot of time there now as our friends moved out of Douglas & onto Strang Road, about 5 mins walk away! Were you there f...
H2pots ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 24 4,772 24-09-2022, 10:12 AM
    Thread: Manx 2022
Post: RE: Manx 2022

(14-09-2022, 11:59 AM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: Great stuff rutolander! I've only just started editing mine!  :confused: here's a couple to be going on with -  [Image: https://live.staticflic...
H2pots ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 24 4,772 23-09-2022, 03:01 PM
    Thread: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on
Post: RE: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on

Well, I'm home from a long weekend up at scarby. Went up for Friday afternoons practice, all day Saturday and most of today. Weather turned this afternoon and I'd had enough at 3:30 (I'd been there ...
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 1,913 18-09-2022, 08:24 PM
    Thread: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on
Post: RE: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on

(15-09-2022, 07:50 PM)boon345 Wrote: does anybody know how much it is on the gate to get in I think it's 25 on Saturday and 30 on Sunday but i could be wrong
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 1,913 15-09-2022, 10:09 PM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

(15-09-2022, 06:34 AM)Chrisp955 Wrote:  Maybe the site members that are on the island at the time could meet up.  I'd be up for that
H2pots ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 49 4,440 15-09-2022, 08:09 AM
    Thread: Mid-Antrim 150
Post: RE: Mid-Antrim 150

https://www.bikesportnews.com Looks like the mid antrim is going to fade into the visit history books
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 6 1,698 14-09-2022, 10:41 AM
    Thread: Mid-Antrim 150
Post: RE: Mid-Antrim 150

(11-09-2022, 11:02 AM)sprocket Wrote: Crazy, what`s the matter with these people and what do they get from it. The world `s gone mad !! I suspect there's a long running dispute between some locals a...
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 6 1,698 11-09-2022, 11:28 AM
    Thread: Mid-Antrim 150
Post: RE: Mid-Antrim 150

Not the first time the MD150 has been sabotaged.
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 6 1,698 11-09-2022, 08:32 AM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

All back to normal for me now, good ! In my opinion, we should try to ensure we use this forum more, keep posts and traffic up etc. To ensure survival, a forum needs traffic, plenty of posts on th...
H2pots ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 49 4,440 10-09-2022, 08:25 AM
    Thread: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on
Post: Olivers mount gold cup meeting back on

https://www.oliversmount.com Oliver's mount gold cup meeting on in a week's time. Should be a good weekend for anybody going over. I'm there for the weekend. It's as close to pure road racing as we...
H2pots Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 1,913 10-09-2022, 08:17 AM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

Format has changed for me, i don't see the borders or colours anymore, it's more like a document now. I hope we're going to keep going
H2pots ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 49 4,440 09-09-2022, 09:37 PM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

(06-09-2022, 01:51 PM)Chris_Sav Wrote: NameCheap account set up in my name and $10 deposited to cover the renewal of the forum address. Third party request sent to their support as required. ...
H2pots ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 49 4,440 06-09-2022, 09:54 PM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

Sorry to read this, terrible news. Malcolm was only ever words on a computer screen but i feel like I've lost a pal. Forums have real people at the back of the keyboards and we all share the same inte...
H2pots ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 49 4,440 05-09-2022, 10:11 PM
    Thread: Friday Afternoon Cancelled
Post: RE: Friday Afternoon Cancelled

New schedule announced, 250's go tomorrow, shortened race. Sunday still day off
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 2 1,296 26-08-2022, 09:42 PM
    Thread: All other reports!
Post: RE: All other reports!

Enjoy capt, see you on the island
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 1,273 24-08-2022, 09:38 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022

I'm going out on what would have been Friday of practice week but is now the first day of racing, if all goes well I should see the first race, straight off the boat, straight up to st ninians and try...
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 19 5,511 16-08-2022, 10:18 PM
    Thread: MORE COVERAGE THAN EVER FOR 2022!
Post: RE: MORE COVERAGE THAN EVER FOR 2022!

Great stuff, I too missed the ramsey hairpin commentary at this year's TT. Couple of weeks and we're back on the island
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 1,882 11-08-2022, 10:19 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022

(18-06-2022, 07:43 PM)Chris_Sav Wrote: https://manxgrandprix.org/mgp-calendar/ Does not appear to be Yeah, i read the same. So, if Mondays weather is bad, that's it for the 2022 manx. Does nobody ...
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 19 5,511 18-06-2022, 08:06 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022

Is Tuesday the 30th of August a contingency day for racing if weather bad?
H2pots Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 19 5,511 18-06-2022, 06:16 PM
    Thread: Ferry prices
Post: RE: Ferry prices

(18-06-2022, 06:50 AM)Revvin rich Wrote: I carried mine over from 2019  I did same with bike and rider. It were the only plus side to covid. Easiest TT ferries I've ever booked in 30 odd years hahah...
H2pots General Discussion 5 1,967 18-06-2022, 12:15 PM
    Thread: TT fuel
Post: RE: TT fuel

I would have thought it were neither. I'd assume they use race fuel and not from the petrol station. I stand to be corrected though.
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 1,602 18-06-2022, 12:13 PM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

(17-06-2022, 08:24 PM)Chrisp955 Wrote: H2 for some reason I can only see half your post it goes of the page on my phone. Last time I was at Greeba Castle you could drive up the steep drive  on the r...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 12,279 18-06-2022, 09:00 AM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

I fancy a bit of greeba castle at the manx. Does anybody know if it's possible to park at greeba castle and watch from the roadside? One of the few places I've never been, I've no problem being trap...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 12,279 17-06-2022, 06:27 PM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

(17-06-2022, 05:44 PM)Chrisp955 Wrote:  Also has anyone watched from the church on the outside of Barrowgarrow Cross roads or the bottom of Barrowgarrow? I've watched from both. Bottom good but limi...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 12,279 17-06-2022, 06:06 PM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

(17-06-2022, 04:00 PM)Revvin rich Wrote: The other places we went too was Glen Helen approach in a field but you could walk to Glen Helen through the wooded area to the cafe and toilets. We went to ...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 12,279 17-06-2022, 04:15 PM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

Right then..... Saturday from barregarrow crossroads (favorite spot) Monday from union mills church Wednesday from bray hill Friday from Glen vine / Glen lough Saturday from morown Brews, food and b...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 12,279 17-06-2022, 02:52 PM
    Thread: Sidecars
Post: RE: Sidecars

I'm torn on the sidecars, whilst i understand the concerns and also understand the passion that the fans and competitors have. Watching the outfits through barregarrow and Glen vine was truly breathta...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 10 10,783 14-06-2022, 09:55 PM
    Thread: Another TT over.
Post: RE: Another TT over.

I got home tonight, was on the Liverpool boat docking at 7:30 pm. Home and say on the sofa. The racing has been great. As said above, Gary Thompson did a good job of getting it all in. The weather ga...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 10,311 12-06-2022, 10:42 PM
    Thread: wednesday delayed
Post: RE: wednesday delayed

The forecasted rain arrived, 600's rolled on to Thursday afternoon.... Just in time for the forecasted rain. I can see an evening 600 race or a 2 lap 600, a 2 lap sidecar and a 4 lap senior on Friday
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 2,375 08-06-2022, 11:07 PM
    Thread: 5th Practice report - nearly!
Post: RE: 5th Practice report - nearly!

Have a good one capt, I'm on the same boat, missed you in the queue though
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 2,003 03-06-2022, 11:11 AM
    Thread: Do we think Friday night practice will be on?
Post: RE: Do we think Friday night practice will be on?

On the boat as I write this, just heard, Friday afternoon practice postponed until Friday evening.... Not surprised neither, it's peeing down in heysham
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 2,530 03-06-2022, 10:58 AM
    Thread: 4th Practice report + times
Post: RE: 4th Practice report + times

(02-06-2022, 02:04 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: Won't be much of that!!!  Got to take Son & D-I-L to ferry at 01.00hrs, they couldn't get on our ferry!  :confused: You might as well stay there...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 2,028 02-06-2022, 03:01 PM
    Thread: 4th Practice report + times
Post: RE: 4th Practice report + times

Cheers capt One more sleep capt, one more sleep 👍
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 2,028 02-06-2022, 12:23 PM
    Thread: STATEMENT ISSUED FROM THE ISLE OF MAN TT RACES
Post: RE: STATEMENT ISSUED FROM THE ISLE OF MAN TT RACES

Sorry to read that. Sad news, condolences to family and friends. RIP Mark
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 3,114 02-06-2022, 07:49 AM
    Thread: Do we think Friday night practice will be on?
Post: Do we think Friday night practice will be on?

I see the outfits missed their session again tonight (Wednesday). Surely those lads are going to need a good session to run to get in race shape for Saturday. I read Friday evening has a contingency...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 2,530 01-06-2022, 10:26 PM
    Thread: Motorcycles stolen from outside Heysham pub
Post: RE: Motorcycles stolen from outside Heysham pub

Good post capt, it gives lads and lasses fair warning to not leave your bike unattended while you're at any of the docks. The thieving scum are out there, waiting for an easy opportunity, don't be th...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 2,029 01-06-2022, 09:43 PM
    Thread: Manx money
Post: RE: Manx money

(01-06-2022, 10:21 AM)Chrisp955 Wrote: Proper TT story that RTR Agreed, a nice little nugget that one.
H2pots General Discussion 16 3,679 01-06-2022, 11:48 AM
    Thread: Road Closure Information
Post: RE: Road Closure Information

They might, the outfits have had very little practice so far.
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 1,480 01-06-2022, 07:12 AM
    Thread: 1st Practice report
Post: RE: 1st Practice report

Monday times here...... https://www.bikesportnews.com/news/news-...nd-results
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 15 7,349 31-05-2022, 06:57 AM
    Thread: Pre TT Classic commentary
Post: RE: Pre TT Classic commentary

(30-05-2022, 11:38 AM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: You can't beat the AM reception trackside tho'! Agreed, I've been taking the same old radio for years, it's seen some service and will see some more...
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 1,867 30-05-2022, 11:56 AM
    Thread: Pre TT Classic commentary
Post: RE: Pre TT Classic commentary

On it capt, work this afternoon but time on my hands this morning. Sounds great doesn't it.
H2pots TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 1,867 30-05-2022, 11:34 AM
    Thread: Sticky Pix 2022
Post: RE: Sticky Pix 2022

Keep them coming sticky. They're keeping my excitement at boiling point, roll on Friday's ferry
H2pots TT2022 Photographs & Video Links 22 4,990 29-05-2022, 10:25 PM
    Thread: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022
Post: RE: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022

Great, modern technology eh..... I'll miss the Ramsey hairpin commentary though, I always enjoyed the sounds of the bikes coming through over the radio. Just like i missed the passing of the Glen Hel...
H2pots Information, Press Releases etc & Your Comments 5 1,528 29-05-2022, 09:38 PM