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Top 5 British race tracks.

I won’t be mentioning Cheltenham or Epsom Downs or Haydock in this as I am purely on about race tracks where Motorsport is held, so if you have come here to read about Red Rum or Shergar I’m sorry they won’t get a mention further on. 1,796 more words

Sports

Review: Road (Or, Easy, Rider)

This review was originally published at The Thin Air.

For those of us only superficially aware of the annual TT road racing season, an internationally respected series of two-wheel races which run in Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man over the spring and summer months, Richard de Aragues’ 2011 film  833 more words

Reviews

That Near-Death Thing

Phil: I don’t do sports. Growing up being the last one picked for every sport at school put me off taking part in them for life. 1,019 more words

Writing

Three Decades of Progress in Three Minutes

Here’s a fascinating clip via the TT organisers’ Facebook page, featuring three on-board runs at the same section of the course from the perspective of Joey Dunlop in 1983, Steve Hislop in 1991 and John McGuinness in 2012. 136 more words

Motorcycle