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    Thread: Motorsport Merchandise no longer TT suppliers
Post: RE: Motorsport Merchandise no longer TT suppliers

(13-01-2023, 07:05 PM)boon345 Wrote: sounds like the money men have struck It's event merchandise, it exists to generate money by definition. No company should have to apologise for making money, or...
civ General Discussion 7 1,784 16-01-2023, 10:08 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet Sailings for 2023 MGP online now
Post: RE: Steam Packet Sailings for 2023 MGP online now

(31-10-2022, 12:32 PM)easyasmith@yahoo.co.uk Wrote: assured by staff that the vessel will be in service for the Manx. It sounds like they're taking bookings with the possibility of swapping it out w...
civ Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 5 1,505 31-10-2022, 09:01 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Schedule Changes
Post: RE: TT 2023 Schedule Changes

(26-10-2022, 06:56 PM)Nasher Wrote: For me, a big issue about these  changes is how poorly the rationale has been communicated (something I made clear when I participated in the consultation) In t...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 20,640 31-10-2022, 06:46 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Schedule Changes
Post: RE: TT 2023 Schedule Changes

(25-10-2022, 05:16 PM)Splashdown Wrote: If the thinking is that the visitors will stay there for longer Many visitors can't do the full fortnight - especially working people, putting more on the we...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 20,640 25-10-2022, 05:35 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX 2022

(18-06-2022, 08:06 PM)H2pots Wrote: All this reorganization to suit the tv/online market is starting to leave a bad taste in my mouth. I haven't seen any announcement of TV/online coverage for the M...
civ Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 19 6,345 20-06-2022, 03:14 PM
    Thread: Last visit next year.
Post: RE: Last visit next year.

Things cost more than they used to, that's true everywhere. If Bushys are charging, are at a bigger site and still have a queue, they must be doing something right. No money, no racing. History is fu...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 20 2,610 12-06-2022, 09:19 PM
    Thread: TT Radio commentary
Post: RE: TT Radio commentary

No paid subscription needed for the radio or live timing. It sounds like the main difference we'll notice is less adverts/music interrupting the commentary. And it'll still be live, there is only a de...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 14 12,932 10-05-2022, 11:23 AM
    Thread: New venue
Post: RE: New venue

No Hooded Ram this year, but Bushys are back in the Villa Marina gardens again
civ General Discussion 3 2,261 05-05-2022, 12:18 PM
    Thread: ben-my-cree
Post: RE: ben-my-cree

Annual service in the gap between the Manannan coming out of winter hibernation and TT
civ General Discussion 5 2,803 28-04-2022, 11:47 AM
    Thread: Viewing at The Bungalow
Post: RE: Viewing at The Bungalow

The new cafe up there is excellent, the owners have put an incredible amount of work in to it and it'll make a great viewing spot even better. Get there early in a car, or even better park it in Laxe...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 11,705 28-04-2022, 11:43 AM
    Thread: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE
Post: RE: TT+ NOW LIVE TO SUBSCRIBE

(25-04-2022, 08:25 PM)chad5471@talktalk.net Wrote: No way to pay available as of 8pm Mon 25th. (25-04-2022, 08:25 PM)chad5471@talktalk.net Wrote: Doesn't bode well for live coverage Don't panic y...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 85 32,760 26-04-2022, 05:52 PM
    Thread: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022
Post: RE: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022

(21-02-2022, 01:24 PM)HammerHead Wrote: The radio will be in sync with the TV stream I think it's been said that any delay will be added to the TV stream separately - the feed that the radio commen...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 11,081 22-03-2022, 11:55 PM
    Thread: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes are announced.
Post: RE: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes...

(28-02-2022, 11:41 PM)Smokin Haddock Racing Wrote: I've seen that article before and think it is a tawdry red top piece of journalism.  Full of supposition and un-researched statements.  Nasher has ...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 15 12,639 22-03-2022, 11:53 PM
    Thread: SWITCHING ON A NEW ERA OF TT RACING
Post: RE: SWITCHING ON A NEW ERA OF TT RACING

Very positive sounding changes. Just weeks ago there were rumours that the "anti TT brigade" were reducing the event down to a single long weekend or even cancelling it all together - and now we get m...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 8 5,283 14-06-2021, 12:51 PM
    Thread: Welsh Road Racing
Post: RE: Welsh Road Racing

Cancelled for 2018 :( Quote:The directors of the Welsh Road Race regretfully announce the postponement of the 2018 Welsh Road Race. This is due to recent changes in legislation on the Road Traffic Ac...
civ Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 11 36,930 03-02-2018, 10:33 AM
    Thread: Welsh Road Racing
Post: Welsh Road Racing

Two day meeting starting August 2018 in the Brecon Beacons. https://www.welshroadrace.com Gary Thompson clerk of the course. Steve Plater rider liaison. Should be good :icon_mrgreen: [Image: ht...
civ Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 11 36,930 18-11-2017, 01:09 PM
    Thread: macau gp 2017
Post: RE: macau gp 2017

Some sad news from today's race http://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-ma...-at-macau/
civ Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 3 6,334 18-11-2017, 12:45 PM
    Thread: Zero interest, Zero bikes
Post: RE: Zero interest, Zero bikes

For those who don't like the Zeros because the favourite bikes are so far out ahead of other competitors and the racing isn't as close as other classes, the third place sidecar just finished two and a...
civ General Discussion 33 38,436 09-06-2017, 02:21 PM
    Thread: Zero interest, Zero bikes
Post: RE: Zero interest, Zero bikes

If they ran the supersport race, riders would have to race 10 laps tomorrow if competing in both. Running the zero may be more practical.
civ General Discussion 33 38,436 08-06-2017, 12:25 PM
    Thread: Zero interest, Zero bikes
Post: RE: Zero interest, Zero bikes

Given the limited time left to run races and weather forecast, I can imagine it not being run this year.
civ General Discussion 33 38,436 08-06-2017, 09:11 AM
    Thread: Road Racer: It's in My Blood by Michael Dunlop
Post: RE: Road Racer: It's in My Blood by Michael Dunlop

Really interesting book, but the MD character in it seems to spend a lot more time looking in the mirrors or at the speedo on his race bike than I imagine he did in reality  :icon_lol:
civ Miscellaneous For Sale 10 17,048 17-05-2017, 01:48 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX 2ND BEST
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX 2ND BEST

The radio coverage all through practice week always included the MGP when they mentioned the event as a whole. e.g "The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling, Classic TT & Manx Grand Prix". If "the...
civ Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 10 23,377 29-08-2016, 11:41 PM
    Thread: TT Blues. Wednesday ITV4
Post: RE: TT Blues. Wednesday ITV4

(04-08-2016, 10:19 PM)DBD 34 Wrote: Thought the police presence this year was totally over bearing and throttled the life out of the event. We do not need patrol cars at every junction for gawds sak...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 11 16,860 19-08-2016, 10:12 AM
    Thread: Ulster GP Wristbands
Post: RE: Ulster GP Wristbands

(08-07-2016, 02:10 PM)Malcolm Wrote: The information on the UGP Website is not definitive, however here is a link to the relevant section for your information. http://ulstergrandprix.net/visitors/e...
civ Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 2 4,573 16-08-2016, 11:07 AM
    Thread: Ulster GP Wristbands
Post: Ulster GP Wristbands

Going to the Ulster GP for the first time this year. Can anyone tell me what the arrangement with the wristbands is? Do you need them to get anywhere near the side of the road to watch? Or just to go...
civ Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 2 4,573 08-07-2016, 12:52 PM
    Thread: Senior TT to lose Friday slot?
Post: RE: Senior TT to lose Friday slot?

Unfortunately in this world, "money talks" and it will be the suits in the boardrooms fighting for the event to continue on our behalf against the health and safety brigade who would have the event ba...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 41,313 21-06-2016, 02:32 PM
    Thread: Is it time to start talking about Hutchy as one of the greatest of all time?
Post: RE: Is it time to start talking about Hutchy as on...

(15-06-2016, 05:28 PM)scaramanga Wrote: dont know why fans cant accept both are good without having to argue 1 is better than someone else Because they're competitive racers - their purpose is liter...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 36 53,599 16-06-2016, 09:49 AM
    Thread: Possible dangerous email ???
Post: RE: Possible dangerous email ???

Is the forum up to date with patches? Malcolm, I suggest you send out another mass email asking people to IGNORE the previous one as not everybody will check here before opening it - and once they ha...
civ General Discussion 11 15,810 14-06-2016, 10:15 AM
    Thread: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would be icing on the cake
Post: RE: John McGuinness: To match Joey’s record would ...

(03-06-2016, 06:25 PM)cregnybaa Wrote: Do you not think its possible to engineer the winner of this race. well the mugen is by far the better machine in this class nothing comes close, then there ar...
civ General Discussion 38 50,795 05-06-2016, 06:27 PM
    Thread: Hutchy smokes 'em in the Superstock!
Post: RE: Hutchy smokes 'em in the Superstock!

[Image: http://i.imgur.com/xiusCMn.jpg] 1 mile from the flag 17 second lead and out of fuel 😁😁 not ideal trying to coast back 🙈 #stillwon 👍🏻 @PBM_Team
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 11,010 09-06-2015, 06:37 PM
    Thread: GM Speeding on Pit Row
Post: RE: GM Speeding on Pit Row

(09-06-2015, 09:33 AM)Douglas Bay Wrote: There must be a ± tolerance. Maybe there is an agreed tolerance, but if not it makes a total farce of the whole procedure. Quite the opposite. It makes a far...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 23 35,746 09-06-2015, 10:18 AM
    Thread: GM Speeding on Pit Row
Post: RE: GM Speeding on Pit Row

Yes, it's that accurate, even when used on a popular rider. The limiters on the bikes may not be, but they can set them lower than 60 (and test them in practice week against the official speed) to ac...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 23 35,746 09-06-2015, 08:56 AM
    Thread: TT spectator arrested after disturbance
Post: RE: TT spectator arrested after disturbance

[Image: http://i.imgur.com/dgzvPFa.jpg] Derek Leighton More prats at the Crag this morning,while roads were closed. Catch yourself on lads
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 38 81,903 08-06-2015, 12:27 PM
    Thread: Michael Dunlop
Post: RE: Michael Dunlop

(07-06-2015, 05:24 PM)Sam Pato Wrote: What a sickener for both riders.  They've said MD is ok - any news on the other rider involved? Hopefully OK. Sam Scott Wilson thought to be the other rider i...
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 95 209,208 07-06-2015, 05:44 PM
    Thread: Take your helmet off in Ramsey petrol station
Post: RE: Take your helmet off in Ramsey petrol station

I think I've always been quite lucky with the helmets I've worn as it's never seemed like much hassle to take a few seconds to remove it before going in to somebody's shop and show them a little respe...
civ General Discussion 9 12,705 05-06-2015, 11:03 PM
    Thread: Michael Dunlop
Post: RE: Michael Dunlop

[Image: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CGp7XptUIAEzHIH.jpg] As you can see we’re all gutted, taken the news badly. ☀️🍦
civ TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 95 209,208 04-06-2015, 05:10 PM
    Thread: bikes on ferry - what to take
Post: RE: bikes on ferry - what to take

(28-05-2015, 12:57 PM)BcakWeleher Wrote: (28-05-2015, 12:36 PM)c iom tt Wrote: DO NOT START YOUR ENGINE UNTIL THE PERSON IN FRONT OF YOU IS READY TO MOVE!! Oh if only everyone would follow that ad...
civ General Discussion 14 51,180 30-05-2015, 11:43 AM