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Virtual Racing Resumes at Colas Billown

In News by Phil Edge

Racing is set to return to the Colas Billown Course this Saturday 30th May with a special three-Race programme, two unique solo races and an even more unique sidecar race slotted in between the two-wheelers! The re-formulated Pre-TT Classic Races were the brainchild of long-serving Cross-Four-Ways Manx Radio Ace Commentator, Roy Moore, who with his knowledge and expertise has brought …

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George Thanks Everyone for Their Messages

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 Chairman and long-serving Race Secretary George Peach has been inundated with emails, text, and messages in recent days as he heads for some scheduled maintenance in a Merseyside Hospital, where he will be based for five weeks. George said: ‘I have been overwhelmed with the number of messages wishing me well and kind thoughts, it is very humbling …

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George Taking A Sabbatical

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 Club Chairman and Race Secretary, George Peach is off on a sabbatical for the next five weeks from Saturday 23rd May 2020. Now in his 31st year as Race Secretary of ‘the friendly races’, George is having some scheduled maintenance in a Liverpool Hospital, and whilst there is no racing activity on the Colas Billown Course this year …

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100 Club Winners – February, March & April 2020

In News by Phil Edge

Dave Smart, Secretary of the Southern 100 ‘100’ Club’ has published the six winners of the monthly draw for February, March and April 2020. The lucky winners are: February 2020 1st Prize £100     Derek Broadhurst 2nd Prize £50      Judith Oates 3rd Prize £25       Ray Harris 4th Prize £25       Ron Ronan 5th Prize £20        David Mylchreest 6th Prize £15        Roy Moore March 2020 1st Prize £100     …

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Marshals, Medics All Much Appreciated

In News by Phil Edge

Whilst there will be no racing on the Colas Billown Course during 2020, cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic on 19th March 2020, a great deal of preparatory work had been undertaken by our Chief Marshal and Chief Medical Officer prior to the decision being made. When the chequered flag waves for the final time on Championship Day and the …

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Ray Gawne Finally Packs His Flags Away!

In News by Phil Edge

The fact that we are not racing this year due to these terrible circumstances, means that it is important to keep everyone’s moral up and ensure that all our marshals, new and old, remain upbeat looking forward to 2021. This year we wanted to pay tribute to a long serving flag person who has decided to finally retire. Ray Gawne …

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Southern 100 – 2019

In News by Phil Edge

Are you suffering withdrawal symptoms as a result of the cancellation of the 2020 Isle of Man Steam Packet Company Southern 100 Road Races? If so, slight relief is on the way as EUROSPORT 2 UK are to rebroadcast the 2109 Southern 100 Road Races during this month. On May 6th & 7th you can relive the 2019 races, as …

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2020 Southern 100 Merchandise Available

In News by Phil Edge

Although the racing on the Colas Billown Course has been cancelled for this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, road racing fans can still get their ‘fix’ as the much awaited 2020 official merchandise is now available on-line. As in previous years, our Merchandise partner, Motorsport Merchandise have during the winter period been busy designing and getting the finished products …

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Southern 100 Marshal Stalwart Receives Special Recognition

In News by Phil Edge

Southern 100 Marshal stalwart Roy Gelling has been honoured by Isle of Man Sport at their annual sports award evening being awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedication to sport over many decades including the Southern 100 Road Races and Isle of Man Snooker. Now a spritely 89-year-old, Roy assisted and marshalled at the first Southern 100 in 1955 …

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Race Organisers Thank Sponsors

In News by Phil Edge

After the disappointment of the announcement that all three road races due to be held on the Colas Billown Course during 2020 have been cancelled, due to the current Corona-19 virus pandemic the race organisers, Southern 100 Racing feel it is only right to publicly thank the numerous sponsors who had already pledged their valuable support for this year, some …