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Classic Sidecar Stalwart Charlie Cope Dies

In News by Phil Edge

The organisers of the Blackford’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races are saddened to learn of the passing of Scottish Classic Sidecar driver Charlie Cope on Sunday 5th April 2020. Over a period of twenty-four years, between 1989 and 2012 the Balerno competitor was a regular entry in the prestigious Classic Races on the Colas Billown Course, the curtain raiser for the …

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Refund of Entry Fees

In News by Phil Edge

After the recent announcement of the cancellation of the Blackford’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races, the Silicone Post TT Road Races and the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Southern 100 Road Races, race organisers Southern 100 Racing are now in the process of refunding entry fees to competitors who have had their entries accepted in one or more of the …

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Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Southern 100 Road Races 2020

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 Racing held a meeting of its senior race officials on Wednesday evening 18th March to discuss the running of the 2020 Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Southern 100 Road Races either on the scheduled dates of 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th July or possibly postpone them until later in the year. It was decided after discussion regarding …

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Pre-TT Classic & Post TT Races Cancelled

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 Racing, organisers of the Blackford’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races & Silicone Post TT Road Races are very conscious of the unprecedented situation regarding the COVID 19 outbreak and are fully behind the Isle of Man Government’s Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK’s decision to cancel the 2020 TT Races and the races that traditionally open and close the TT …

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Junior Classic Superbike Entries Required

In News by Phil Edge

With just over two weeks until entries close for the 2020 Blackford’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races on Monday 30th March, race organisers are concerned by the lack of entries received so far for th Junior Post Classic Superbike Race. The Junior Post Classic Superbikes cater for 230cc to 350cc Two Strokes plus 600cc four Strokes four Cylinder Machines & 750cc …

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Retiring Directors Made Vice Presidents

In News by Phil Edge

At the recent Annual General Meeting of the Southern 100 Motorcycle Racing Club, four retiring Directors were made honorary Vice Presidents of the club making six in total. The four, Herbie (David) Kelly, Harvey Garton, Alan Reid and Richard Haddock, have sixty-four years’ service between them were presented with certificates in appreciation of their time and commitment to the racing …

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Champions Receive Unique Rings

In News by Phil Edge

The Southern 100 Road Races, Solo and Sidecar Champions received unique awards at the Southern 100 Annual Dinner, held at the Best Western Palace Hotel & Casino recently. Dean Harrison winner of the Hunt’s Motorcycles Solo Championship and Pete Founds and Jevan Walmsley the Darryl Blake Construction Sidecar Championship winners each received one of the especially designed Championship Rings, handmade …

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100 Club Latest Winners

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 ‘100 Club’ raises over £3000 a year for the purchase of Safety Equipment for the Southern 100 For a monthly £5 you have the chance to win one of the following prizes and help the Southern 100. The Last two Months winners are listed below December 2019 1st Prize £100     Ashley Convery 2nd Prize £50      John Whitehead 3rd Prize £25       Ronnie …

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Southern 100 Media Launch Live on Manx Radio

In News by Phil Edge

The Official Media Launch of the 2020 Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Southern 100 Road Races takes place on Friday 14th February at the Morton Hall in Castletown, Once again, Southern 100 Racing’s Official Broadcast Partner Manx Radio will be airing the launch, now in its 16th year live on the AM waveband commencing at 7.00pm. The broadcast will …

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Early Rush on Classic Entries

In News by Phil Edge

Regulations and Entry Forms for the 2020 Blackford’s Pre-TT Classic Road Races were delayed due to circumstances beyond the club’s control, however once they were made available via the official website and sent by post to all of last year’s competitors, the response has already seen 99 entries received from riders wanting to race on the Colas Billown Course on …