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    Thread: New format, old problems
Post: RE: New format, old problems

(10-06-2024, 02:03 PM)civ Wrote: This is a really awful accusation to level at the Rutter family. The legacy lap, slotted in where time allowed with no impact on racing times (just as any of these "...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 28 14,182 12-06-2024, 02:28 PM
    Thread: Conor withdraws.
Post: Conor withdraws.

Conor Cummins has withdrawn from the event with immediate effect. He didn't look very happy when he parked it the other day. https://www.autosport.com/roadracing/new...n%20outfit.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 0 418 06-06-2024, 10:39 PM
    Thread: New format, old problems
Post: RE: New format, old problems

Agreed, far too ambitious. Not happy that 7 racing laps have been scheduled tomorrow, on top of a legacy lap. It's all about the filthy lucre.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 28 14,182 06-06-2024, 10:35 PM
    Thread: Dunlop New joint King of the Moutain
Post: RE: Dunlop New joint King of the Moutain

Very emotional. Would have been 27 but for this. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=8qFxSfyhdZ0
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 3 1,588 03-06-2024, 01:26 PM
    Thread: Admin Offline (and full webite down)
Post: RE: Admin Offline (and full webite down)

Hope all with the op has gone well Chris. Welcome back.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 6 1,620 21-08-2023, 08:31 PM
    Thread: Forum Funding
Post: RE: Forum Funding

Small donation sent.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 25 7,041 21-08-2023, 08:22 PM
    Thread: 1st Practice Times
Post: RE: 1st Practice Times

(31-05-2023, 07:04 AM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: I think I've sorted it! the times are on the page  https://www.iomttraces.com/racing/page/2023-schedule/ but you have to download them, so , I've do...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 7 3,536 31-05-2023, 09:59 AM
    Thread: 1st Practice Times
Post: RE: 1st Practice Times

I've searched high and low on the TT site for these Cap'n, give us a clue please.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 7 3,536 30-05-2023, 10:31 PM
    Thread: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn
Post: RE: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn

(15-05-2023, 12:51 PM)spannerman Wrote: Jeff Kirby TT rule, 9.3. Carbon fibre or carbon composite wheels are not allowed, even if the manufacturer has equipped the homologated production model with ...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 26 10,322 17-05-2023, 11:06 PM
    Thread: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn
Post: RE: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn

I believe the removal by the organisers of FHO from the grid for the Superstock was disgraceful. The action gave the event little credibility and damaged the credibility of the sport as a whole. Howev...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 26 10,322 14-05-2023, 11:18 AM
    Thread: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn
Post: RE: NW200 Top Team and riders withdrawn

There's a clause in the TT tech regs that allows for alloy replacements from the bike manufacturer. That clause does not exist in the NW regs, merely carbon wheels are not allowed. And wheels must be...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 26 10,322 11-05-2023, 11:58 PM
    Thread: Discord alternative
Post: RE: Discord alternative

In fact, I believe it is possible to post on a server to which you have an invite. The quoted post below explains. ,Quote:You can temporarily join a server through an invite link with what’s called a...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 1 1,394 02-05-2023, 01:53 PM
    Thread: Discord alternative
Post: Discord alternative

Any like minded TT and road racing fans are very welcome to join my TT Discord server. I believe that one has to have a Discord account to post. Nevertheless, https://discord.gg/FBk25wXx
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 1 1,394 02-05-2023, 01:42 PM
    Thread: N Ireland road racing cancelled
Post: RE: N Ireland road racing cancelled

Thank goodness for that!
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 27 14,429 17-03-2023, 12:56 PM
    Thread: N Ireland road racing cancelled
Post: RE: N Ireland road racing cancelled

I can't find anything on the emergency meeting that was due to take place last Thursday, anyone have updates?
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 27 14,429 13-03-2023, 11:42 AM
    Thread: N Ireland road racing cancelled
Post: RE: N Ireland road racing cancelled

(14-02-2023, 10:56 PM)scaramanga Wrote: has anyone viewed that gofundme page i looked see how it was going but it dont look right not the same as anyother ive donated tooThis link works. £92k at th...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 27 14,429 13-03-2023, 11:40 AM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

Shocking news, RIP Malcolm, my sincerest condolences to his family and friends. Thanks Chris for all you have done and continue to do. Appreciated.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 84 31,684 08-10-2022, 12:49 PM
    Thread: Riskware Warnings
Post: RE: Riskware Warnings

I'm not getting any warnings at all Chris and I have a hefty internet security. Using firefox in Win7, Win11, and Silk.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 18 9,352 02-08-2022, 02:52 PM
    Thread: Sidecars
Post: RE: Sidecars

That was the reasoning behind Supertwin, which now, are more expensive than a Superstock.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 10 23,816 15-06-2022, 11:59 AM
    Thread: Sidecars
Post: RE: Sidecars

I agree entirely with your view on sidecars Sam. However, introducing Moto3 type racing at TT would be madness in the extreme. Pack racing, which Moto 3 or Talent Cup produce, is the most dangerous ra...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 10 23,816 15-06-2022, 11:11 AM
    Thread: Dunlop tyres.
Post: RE: Dunlop tyres.

Davey Todd´s treaded Dunlop today- [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/L5KyXNRM/davey-tyre-1.jpg]
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 17 27,135 04-06-2022, 09:42 PM
    Thread: Manx money
Post: RE: Manx money

(04-06-2022, 09:00 AM)RTR Wrote: Hint - I was driving a Molyneux Kawasaki. The first ever Moly chassis and the bike that Dave put on the rostrum the previous year. PS. How do you insert photos into...
milestone 11 General Discussion 16 10,334 04-06-2022, 05:04 PM
    Thread: Manx money
Post: RE: Manx money

Excellent little nugget there RTR
milestone 11 General Discussion 16 10,334 03-06-2022, 12:51 PM
    Thread: 5th Practice report - nearly!
Post: RE: 5th Practice report - nearly!

(03-06-2022, 11:04 AM)Sam Pato Wrote: Anyone know what the story is with John Holden changing  passenger?I think Jason decided it wasn´t for him.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 5 4,883 03-06-2022, 12:44 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

(02-06-2022, 05:41 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: I had to input email & password about 3 times before it got to the stage that it would let me in, it seems ok now. The only problem that I´ve ha...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 02-06-2022, 10:03 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

(02-06-2022, 12:43 AM)RedlineRick Wrote: (edit) sorry about previous post, I thought I was on my car forum where pics & meme's are highly encourage. Malcom could you delete? RING RING! Hello Be...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 02-06-2022, 11:32 AM
    Thread: 1st Practice report
Post: RE: 1st Practice report

(30-05-2022, 01:38 PM)luca Wrote: Hello captain, do you know if complete Qualy and Race Result Sheets and Lap by Lap in pdf will be available, as usual in the past years? If yes, where? Many thanks...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 15 25,520 30-05-2022, 02:13 PM
    Thread: 1st Practice report
Post: RE: 1st Practice report

For those like me, looking for something that isn't there, try this. https://ttplus.iomttraces.com/videos/joh...nboard-lap Edit. And now it is showing on the front video page. 4 hours after mentionin...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 15 25,520 30-05-2022, 01:41 PM
    Thread: 1st Practice report
Post: RE: 1st Practice report

(30-05-2022, 12:47 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: You're right, it took ages to find & I used a link from somewhere else, I couldn't find it on the TT site! I don't have TT+ either. I bet you ha...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 15 25,520 30-05-2022, 01:33 PM
    Thread: 1st Practice report
Post: RE: 1st Practice report

(30-05-2022, 11:30 AM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: is here - https://www.iomttraces.com/latest/page/i...tt-races-/ Very strange. I searched last night for this and couldn't find it. I've discovered n...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 15 25,520 30-05-2022, 12:33 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

Early on, it was unwatchable so I left it to catch up on this evening. There was without question a huge improvement to the visual aspect but the audio is still poor and very low. I´m sure that will i...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 30-05-2022, 12:54 AM
    Thread: Dunlop tyres.
Post: Dunlop tyres.

After the debacle of the final Superbike race at the NW 200 with the disintegration of its rear slicks, Dunlop has issued the following statement. Quote: Dunlop, “Following tyre conditions exp...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 17 27,135 27-05-2022, 11:44 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

I rather thought there'd be some exclusive content to encourage the purchase of the Live subscription, but no. It will be a mad rush on the day I imagine sending their server into meltdown. I bought ...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 21-05-2022, 08:43 AM
    Thread: Paddock pics.
Post: RE: Paddock pics.

A pal has assured me there'll be some this weekend.
milestone 11 TT2022 Photographs & Video Links 12 7,417 20-05-2022, 09:18 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

(20-05-2022, 04:57 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: Semantics? I was never keen on their music, when they were New, in the early '80s, all that Duran Duran & Human League, much preferred Deep Purp...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 20-05-2022, 09:16 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT 2022 Countdown

(19-05-2022, 02:44 PM)HammerHead Wrote: I'm not sure if it's indefinite, but they are saying you can re-watch any time in the next 12 months. My guess is that the 2022 review will be added to those...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 20-05-2022, 02:30 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT 2022 Countdown

(18-05-2022, 11:52 AM)knowlman Wrote: TT + Live, is it just live only? Can it be recorded? I will be at the TT for 2 weeks, and it would be great to watch again, when I get back. If you've paid for ...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 19-05-2022, 11:19 AM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

Interesting report here in the Belfast Telegraph. I think there may be more to this than just a bracket. Quote:Ryan Farquhar Farquhar has no plans to run his machines at the upcoming TT races due t...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 16-05-2022, 03:39 PM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

(16-05-2022, 12:41 PM)Sam Pato Wrote: I'm afraid I'm only going on my memory of an interview I listened to so hardly solid facts.  That said I'd bet my mortgage that Ryan said they were running a 70...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 16-05-2022, 03:13 PM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

(16-05-2022, 07:52 AM)Sam Pato Wrote: Just seen on Twitter that KTS have advised that Jamie Coward did not submit the protest. Hopefully Ryan will update his statement accordingly (assuming of cour...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 16-05-2022, 10:39 AM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

(15-05-2022, 05:40 PM)Alfie Noakes Wrote: Listening to the commentary I thought I picked up that 700cc engines were allowed in the class this year ? and that Ryan was running 700cc motors ... or was...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 15-05-2022, 05:51 PM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

(15-05-2022, 04:08 PM)scaramanga Wrote: what i saw was great ill catch up with full viewing at some point rules are rules if its something silly then i agree  but it could be  that its a lot ligh...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 15-05-2022, 05:13 PM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: RE: NW200 2022

Fantastic meeting. Great global coverage from the BBC, thanks Beeb. Wish I could establish exactly what the bracket/frame modification is about. Nothing to be found anywhere that clarifies what Ryan...
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 15-05-2022, 04:01 PM
    Thread: NW200 2022
Post: NW200 2022

BBC NI,  as usual, showing all sessions live. Showery this morning. https://www.bbc.com/sport/northern-ireland/motorbikes
milestone 11 Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 32 22,221 10-05-2022, 10:44 AM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

(05-05-2022, 12:13 PM)chad5471@talktalk.net Wrote: As advised, I had an email from TT+,  and have now paid for my Live Pass. So far so good, roll on first Practice. Shame Davo Johnson is out.Did yo...
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 06-05-2022, 02:27 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

Same here, all paid up.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 05-05-2022, 12:30 PM
    Thread: Thoughts and predictions
Post: RE: Thoughts and predictions

The Ducati didn't show much in the recent BSB at Silverstone. Bautista though doesn't appear to have much problem getting it to work. Particularly so at 55kg.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 20 20,794 25-04-2022, 01:29 PM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

Doesn't appear available yet, I've asked if there is a delay. Great to see the gorgeous and utterly bonkers, skeleton legend Amy Williams as co-compere on the launch last night.
milestone 11 TT Related Posts (Only) 85 60,404 25-04-2022, 01:11 PM
    Thread: Apologies Again
Post: RE: Apologies Again

Best wishes Malcolm.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 32 18,920 25-04-2022, 01:06 PM
    Thread: out of Action For A Wee While.
Post: RE: out of Action For A Wee While.

Best wishes Malcolm.
milestone 11 ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 23 20,559 28-07-2021, 06:20 PM