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    Thread: Where are we watching from.
Post: RE: Where are we watching from.

Marshalling at Sulby village, Rob Fisher, retired sidecar racer in attendance Saturday and Sunday.
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 3 17,962 04-06-2023, 08:53 PM
    Thread: Weather!
Post: RE: Weather!

On the Ben tomorrow afternoon :icon_biggrin:
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 9 10,829 26-05-2023, 07:57 PM
    Thread: 2022 homestay
Post: RE: 2022 homestay

Still waiting for a reply, is your cancellation still available please?
Andy from Kazakhstan Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 4 2,885 31-05-2022, 01:04 PM
    Thread: 2022 homestay
Post: RE: 2022 homestay

(30-05-2022, 01:08 PM)mark h Wrote: Hi Andy , we have had a late minute cancellation , we are in south douglas ,10-15 mins walk to quarter bridge or braddan bridge . if its any help Sounds good, I’l...
Andy from Kazakhstan Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 4 2,885 30-05-2022, 03:28 PM
    Thread: 2022 homestay
Post: 2022 homestay

Due to a change of circumstances I have had to change my travel arrangements for this year, I was coming over for 14 nights with my motorhome but now am only over for 3 nights from 8-11 June and am lo...
Andy from Kazakhstan Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 4 2,885 29-05-2022, 11:00 PM
    Thread: Marshal sign-on 2022
Post: Marshal sign-on 2022

Just received an email to say the Marshal sign-on site has gone live
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 0 2,435 24-03-2022, 01:03 PM
    Thread: TT 2020 Ferry invoice received
Post: RE: TT 2020 Ferry invoice received

£540 for my 7 mtr motorhome and me, £7 increase on last year
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 10 10,057 27-11-2019, 12:22 AM
    Thread: Weather could mean four race days in a row next week
Post: RE: Weather could mean four race days in a row nex...

(30-05-2019, 01:41 PM)AntG Wrote: Do they still have the Saturday following the Senior as a contingency? Looks like it's going to be a busy week for everyone. Yes they do, the issue is marshal mann...
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc & Your Comments 14 4,470 01-06-2019, 06:49 PM
    Thread: Whats the first thing you do after getting on the Island?
Post: RE: Whats the first thing you do after getting on ...

(25-05-2019, 09:03 AM)Yamaham Wrote: We arrive at 6pm on Friday. Planning to head to the homestay we've booked, dump off the bags, then head to the Railway Inn to catch what's left of the practice s...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 17 16,929 29-05-2019, 07:22 PM
    Thread: Booking
Post: RE: Booking

From the email I received; TT 2020 Marshal’s Advance Booking Scheme Dear Marshal You have qualified to receive this letter as you have previously signed on and attended at least 5 practice sessions...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 18 16,339 21-05-2019, 08:15 PM
    Thread: Booking
Post: RE: Booking

(20-05-2019, 10:57 AM)AntG Wrote: It's an absolute joke every year, I have to take the day off to go through this, there should be some priority for people who marshal. There is!
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 18 16,339 20-05-2019, 09:00 PM
    Thread: Viewing spots
Post: RE: Viewing spots

There's Strawberry Gardens in Heysham but you'd need bl**dy good eyesight to see the racing from there.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 14 15,483 14-11-2018, 08:48 AM
    Thread: MGP live streaming.
Post: RE: MGP live streaming.

(31-08-2018, 10:32 AM)milestone 11 Wrote: The stream though was hopeless, constantly buffering and frankly, not worth bothering with. I watched it without any issues, I thought it was good. Maybe y...
Andy from Kazakhstan Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 13 22,580 31-08-2018, 07:02 PM
    Thread: BRUCE ANSTEY
Post: RE: BRUCE ANSTEY

He wasn't hanging about coming down Sulby
Andy from Kazakhstan Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 9 15,658 26-08-2018, 04:48 PM
    Thread: Maybe a daft question.....
Post: RE: Maybe a daft question.....

When I enquired for my motorhome I was told it’s OK if the bottle is connected up but no to any spare unconnected bottles. Hope this helps.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 7 9,353 21-07-2018, 05:23 PM
    Thread: Honda become the first manufacturer to provide free Motorcycle trackers
Post: RE: Honda become the first manufacturer to provide...

I suppose it’ll be handy for the emergency services to find you if your bike flips you off into trees 😲
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 3 5,879 05-07-2018, 05:31 PM
    Thread: Injured Rider Updates
Post: RE: Injured Rider Updates

In case anyone wants to donate here is Steve's justgiving address. https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/...erofficial
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc & Your Comments 12 6,420 13-06-2018, 02:37 PM
    Thread: Mikey Evans takes on Dan Stewart's rides with Wilcock
Post: RE: Mikey Evans takes on Dan Stewart's rides with ...

Over the years Dan broke down twice at our marshalling station, Sulby village, once with a holed radiator and once with faulty ignition. Both times he took it in his stride and stayed in good humour, ...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 2 4,439 12-03-2018, 05:21 PM
    Thread: whos number plate is this
Post: RE: whos number plate is this

(21-02-2018, 11:36 AM)A10TT9 Wrote: JM ? JM used to have one on his motorhome, I haven't seen it since he moved out of town so not sure if it's still on there.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 8 11,719 21-02-2018, 11:47 AM
    Thread: Gulf BMW to contest 2018 Isle of Man TT with David Johnson
Post: RE: Gulf BMW to contest 2018 Isle of Man TT with D...

Room for 1 at Norton????????????
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc & Your Comments 2 1,398 24-01-2018, 10:27 PM
    Thread: Eddie Christian (Sulby Glen Hotel) - R.I.P.
Post: RE: Eddie Christian (Sulby Glen Hotel) - R.I.P.

I'm really sad to read this, Christine and myself were part of his team, marshalling at Sulby village. He was a bit of a character, offering support when we needed it, and will be sadly missed. R.I.P...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 5 8,958 14-01-2018, 10:55 AM
    Thread: photo i.d. needed on ferries
Post: RE: photo i.d. needed on ferries

I know not everyone will agree but I think it's time we all carried identity cards, if you have nothing to hide, no problem. Tin hat on!.
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 19 6,022 24-05-2017, 09:09 PM
    Thread: Mobile phone networks
Post: RE: Mobile phone networks

Sure have a store at the back of the grandstand where you can buy a payg sim, it's always my 1st call when I arrive. You'll obviously need an unlocked cell phone, 4G sim is free with a minimum £5 cred...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 11 17,416 24-05-2017, 09:05 PM
    Thread: NW200 Racing Watching and Listening
Post: RE: NW200 Racing Watching and Listening

Highlights on BBC 2, Sunday 21st at 13.00.
Andy from Kazakhstan 2017 North West Postings 1 1,371 19-05-2017, 09:00 PM
    Thread: Spectator areas
Post: RE: Spectator areas

Take your midge spray if heading there for practice
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 12 23,466 19-05-2017, 02:05 PM
    Thread: Is it worth taking push bikes
Post: RE: Is it worth taking push bikes

(03-05-2017, 11:45 PM)Nev14 Wrote: You going this year Andy?I'll drop you an email Nev.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 11 15,612 04-05-2017, 08:54 PM
    Thread: Is it worth taking push bikes
Post: RE: Is it worth taking push bikes

Yes, I've taken a bike over previous years and found it useful, I wouldn't recommend riding over the mountain road though :icon_lol:
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 11 15,612 03-05-2017, 06:34 PM
    Thread: ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY EXTENDS ADVANCE BOOKING SCHEME TO TT MEDICS
Post: RE: ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY EXTENDS ADVAN...

No, not received anything as yet.
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 3 1,328 04-04-2017, 08:40 PM
    Thread: SHINDEN ROKU UNVEILED FOR 2017 TT ZERO
Post: RE: SHINDEN ROKU UNVEILED FOR 2017 TT ZERO

I hope they've moved the emergency stop button further away from John's backside this year. :icon_lol: :icon_lol:
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 2 1,275 01-04-2017, 08:18 PM
    Thread: foot passenger 3rd june
Post: RE: foot passenger 3rd june

Any tickets not paid in full by the end of February usually go back on sale 1st week of March. It may be best to give the ticket office a call to confirm this is happening this year.
Andy from Kazakhstan Miscellaneous Wanted 1 5,239 25-01-2017, 10:59 PM
    Thread: Sulby Speed Trap
Post: RE: Sulby Speed Trap

Hopefully the weather will pick up for you and you see some good racing. Thanks for asking, we're up and down at the moment but will be fine. I'll drop you an email.
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 7 13,377 09-07-2016, 06:10 PM
    Thread: Sulby Speed Trap
Post: RE: Sulby Speed Trap

Not this year Nev. All being well I'll be back at work in the Shetlands. Will you be there?
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 7 13,377 09-07-2016, 05:25 PM
    Thread: Sulby Speed Trap
Post: RE: Sulby Speed Trap

OK, thanks for that warrior.
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 7 13,377 07-07-2016, 08:56 PM
    Thread: Sulby Speed Trap
Post: Sulby Speed Trap

Can anyone direct me to a list of all the competitors speeds through the speed trap at Sulby for this year's TT please. Thanks.
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 7 13,377 07-07-2016, 12:19 PM
    Thread: 2016 TV Coverage
Post: RE: 2016 TV Coverage

(01-07-2016, 04:02 PM)HammerHead Wrote: I witnessed one of their people up at Keppel Gate after the superbike race trying to get travelling marshals and course cars to take their discs (presumably f...
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 17 36,557 01-07-2016, 07:55 PM
    Thread: route 66 blog
Post: RE: route 66 blog

(30-06-2016, 04:35 PM)Evilkinevil-15 Wrote: Randomness post, but I'm sure it was on here. One of the members had a link to a Route 66 blog in his signature,  it was written very well with various l...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 1 4,814 30-06-2016, 05:21 PM
    Thread: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would be icing on the cake
Post: RE: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would ...

(09-06-2016, 10:24 PM)DBD 34 Wrote: The organizers quoted the reason for scrapping the two strokes was a lack of interest and there needs to be a minimum of fifty competitors in each class to make i...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 38 59,895 11-06-2016, 11:08 AM
    Thread: Ian Hutchinson and Michael Dunlop set for sizzling finale + Senior Poll
Post: RE: Ian Hutchinson and Michael Dunlop set for sizz...

Listening to the Senior race press conference I'd say yes, if Honda keep him.
Andy from Kazakhstan Race Week 2 1,720 11-06-2016, 10:11 AM
    Thread: 2017 booking
Post: RE: 2017 booking

(30-05-2016, 02:14 PM)tigerted Wrote: Oh dear oh dear I was told I would be contacted between the 23rd - 30th to confirm my dates for 2017 as I marshalled last year but it has not happened so looks ...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 13 20,508 31-05-2016, 04:30 PM
    Thread: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would be icing on the cake
Post: RE: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would ...

(30-05-2016, 08:45 AM)DBD 34 Wrote: Bit of both really, like I say I like JM. Seriously, which TT rules? just asking like. (30-05-2016, 11:36 AM)Superbike Wrote: I really like JM he's one of are...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 38 59,895 30-05-2016, 12:34 PM
    Thread: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would be icing on the cake
Post: RE: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would ...

Personal opinion or TT rules?
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 38 59,895 30-05-2016, 08:28 AM
    Thread: Win Gary Johnson’s Actual 2016 TT Race Bike
Post: RE: Win Gary Johnson’s Actual 2016 TT Race Bike

Any good at jigsaw puzzles???
Andy from Kazakhstan Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 4 2,441 11-03-2016, 10:53 PM
    Thread: Ferry Costs 2016
Post: RE: Ferry Costs 2016

(19-12-2015, 06:57 PM)Nev14 Wrote: See you there Andy. Be good to see you again Nev, it'll soon come around. Same digs, same marshalling point, probably same bike.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 7 11,565 19-12-2015, 10:11 PM
    Thread: Ferry Costs 2016
Post: RE: Ferry Costs 2016

Got mine today, same sailings as last year, me and my bike. £235 last year, £239 this year, less than 2% increase.
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 7 11,565 19-12-2015, 01:35 AM
    Thread: Steam Packet invoice
Post: RE: Steam Packet invoice

Mine hasn't arrived yet
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 1 4,564 13-11-2015, 07:40 PM
    Thread: What would you like to see changed for next year?
Post: RE: What would you like to see changed for next ye...

Yes, I sense a little irony in badlyoverdrawnboy's post :icon_cool:
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 203 358,548 01-07-2015, 11:45 PM
    Thread: What would you like to see changed for next year?
Post: RE: What would you like to see changed for next ye...

(26-06-2015, 09:23 AM)Smidsy Wrote: Apparently, TTMA were allocated 1600 programmes, BUT I believe we had in excess of 1800 marshals sign on. I agree re system needed to address, ie, the organisers ...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 203 358,548 28-06-2015, 12:43 PM
    Thread: What would you like to see changed for next year?
Post: RE: What would you like to see changed for next ye...

(26-06-2015, 08:49 AM)taxman Wrote: Sorry Andy - I didn't mean to rub it in. I turned up on Friday of Practice week at the TTMA office and they had loads. I suspect you may have experienced a tempor...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 203 358,548 28-06-2015, 12:41 PM
    Thread: What would you like to see changed for next year?
Post: RE: What would you like to see changed for next ye...

(25-06-2015, 01:10 PM)taxman Wrote: +1 for retaining starting numbers/positions. the programs are expensive enough (although I got a free one as a Marshal) As in the 4 Yorkshiremen sketch "You were ...
Andy from Kazakhstan General Discussion 203 358,548 25-06-2015, 08:54 PM
    Thread: Bad behaviour during TT?
Post: RE: Bad behaviour during TT?

(23-06-2015, 11:35 AM)Kursaal Flyer Wrote: There was a picture in the paper of how stonehendge looked after all the all the peace and love the earth hippies had gone after the summer soltice . What ...
Andy from Kazakhstan TT Related Posts (Only) 51 101,457 23-06-2015, 02:15 PM