Went to the MANX GP

Discussion in 'Racing' started by BOOTLACE, Dec 7, 2012.

  1. BOOTLACE

    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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  2. Crisis management

    Crisis management Latte riders FTW!

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    Great write up & pics Boots, yet another on my wish list!
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    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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  4. Harvey Krumpet

    Harvey Krumpet Been here awhile

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    Just off to the lotto shop which is a funny thing. I have no real interest in money. Why think about something you don't have, eh? But. Seeing opportunity's like this I wish my parents had worked harder.
    I hope that wee bike knows what it's in for.:rofl
  5. BOOTLACE

    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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    Oh I'm sure it does! Good luck with the lotto. Hope to see ya there :freaky
  6. dlearl476

    dlearl476 Two-bit Throttle Bum

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    It was one of the highlights of my trip when I went for the Centenary. Got to meet a couple of heroes, including these two:
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    And J. Surtees.

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    And this guy, who (at the time) I didn't know from Adam,

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    yet had a pleasant chat as I took pictures of the bike parked next to his spot at the airfield.

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    When I attended the Centenary, I went as a guest of friends and co-workers of Roberto Pattoni. AFAIK, it was the last time a two stroke MotoGP bike participated in the TT. Broke on lap 4. :cry

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    Rest of my crappy photos here.

    Oh, and there's this:
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    I'm glad I found this thread. Reminds me that I need to get to the Manx. I understand it's much lower key than the TT weekend. This may be the year.
  7. BOOTLACE

    BOOTLACE Bikie Scum.

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    Cool! See ya there. You know what I'll be riding, keep an eye out.....and we'll be camping out the back of the grandstand again.

    Cheers!