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Being the son of a former world champion motor cycle racer, can mean added pressure for one to perform, but not so for former BMX Freestyle rider Simon Reid. Now in his second season of short circuit racing, coming from a dream start, when he won the Irish Short Circuit Supertwins championship at his first

Is ANDERS LARRSON the first Swedish rider to compete at the Sunflower Trophy races? Im pretty sure he is, the 44 year old from a small village in South of Sweden called Teckomatorp, will make his Irish debut this weekend at the Bishopscourt circuit in the Moto 3 race at the Sunflower Trophy Race meeting.

Making his first appearance at home this year is Duleek teenager, Aaron Clifford, Clifford has the 2018 season competing in the very competitive British 600 Superstock class. The General Operative in his local Precast Concrete Company, has been racing for an amazing 9 seasons now!, a former Minimoto champion, Aaron is a Past winner of

In a rather unexpected move, BSB star Glenn Irwin will compete in this  weekends Sunflower Trophy races, but not on the Superbike as everyone expected, but in the Supertwins class, where he is the Bishopscourt lap record holder for this class. His bike is being prepared for the Macau GP, where it will be ridden

Sunflower Trophy

Monday, 15 October 2018 by

The sidecars have always played a big part in the Sunflower Trophy meeting, and this year there is a quality entry, amongst them are newcomers, Michael Kirkup and Iain Souter Kirkup, who began racing in 2010, but retired at end of 2011, and it was another years before he returned to the sport he so

Back in 1991 like many young families a young rider eager to go racing was taken by his parents to a youth Grass Track at Ramelton in Co Donegal. Whilst he may not have set the world alight he did show enough enthusiasm for his parents to continue supporting him, since then many miles have

USBK Press Release

Monday, 15 October 2018 by

The Hillsborough and District Motorcycle Club promote the Sunflower Trophy Races The Final & Round 10 of the Ulster Superbike Championship 2018. The Ulster Superbike Championship has already been won by Gerard Kinghan in September but there is still bragging rights to come in the final round of the Championship, with visiting competitors from the

  G&S Racing Kawasaki riders Tom Fisher, Milo Ward and Ben Luxton are to ride at this year’s sunflower meeting. Milo Ward (20) from Wellingborough joined the team at the start of the season after running privately for the last two years and has been a revelation this year with numerous podiums in the Superstock

Isle of Man TT and Ulster Grand Prix  Superbike lap record holder, Dean Harrison ( Silicone Kawsasaki)  is the latest rider to sign up for this weekends Sunflower Trophy race meeting at Bishopscourt. Harrison, who also was victorious in the Classic TT Superbike class, has been taking in  the end of season BSB meetings in

By Baylon McCaughey   For 2018, it would be a season to forget for the 2017 Irish Junior Cup short circuit champion Andrew Smyth. The 15 year old Student from Aughnacloy,now in his third season of racing , began with competing in the 300 class at Thundersport and USBK meetings, Unfortunately a fairly fast crash