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Supertwins Battle to resume this weekend

by / Tuesday, 22 October 2019 / Published in Blog / News, Motor Bike Racing

Last years Supertwin race provided one of the best ever races around the Bishopscourt race circuit, Glenn Irwin was the winner on board  the BE Racing  Kawasaki, however, Glenn unfortunately wont be competing this year, however, the Supertwin class has all the ingredients to be equally as exciting as last years was.

Lap record holder, the exciting Eunan McGlinchy will line up for the second time on board the McAdoo racing Kawasaki, joining him will be the veteran of Irish motor cycling, Jeremy McWilliams, on board the KMR Kawasaki, despite his age, Jeremy remains as hungry for victory as ever. Bringing the mark Cloverdale Paton, will be another veteran, Ian Lougher.

Dominic Herebertson will be hoping for better luck this year when he returns to the Sunflower, where he will ride the RJ Woolsley ER6 Kawasaki whilst manx grand prix newcomers winner, Andy Jackson will be on board Billy McKinstrys machine.

Regining USBK Supertwin Champion, the 2019 Davy Wood Scholarship recipient, Gary McCoy, on the Mad Bros Kawasaki  along with his neighbour, Kevin Lavery ( KMR Kawasaki) will both hoping to be in the mix with the visiting riders. Former quad champion, Ryan Gibson will be on board a third machine from Ryan Farquhars KMR stable.

2019 Sunflower Qualifying and Race Programme

                       BISHOPSCOURT RACING CIRCUIT



Qualifying (Friday 9.15am) All sessions are timed.



  1. Pre Injection                                                                                               


  1. Supertwins / Production Twins                                                           


  1. Superbike Cup                                                                                            


  1. Superbike Pro                                                                                             


  1. Sidecars                                                                                                               


  1. Supersport Cup                                                                                                


  1. Supersport Pro                                                                                           


  1. Lightweight Supersport / 250GP / Moto 3                                            


  1. Superbike Pro and Superbike Cup Qualifiers                                   


  1. Supertwins / Production Twins Qualifiers                                         


  1. Supersport Pro and Supersport Cup Qualifiers                            


  1. Young Guns Challenge / Junior Cup / Supersport 300                           







Race Timetable – Friday (Podium Presentation after each race)

  1. Pre Injection                                                                                   8 Laps                               


  1. Superbike Pro                                                  10 Laps


  1. Superbike Cup / Supersport Cup B Race                           8 Laps


  1. Young Guns Challenge / Junior Cup / SS300                     7 Laps


  1. Sidecars Sprint Race                                      6 Laps                               









Race Timetable – Saturday



Stewards Meeting                                                          8.00am to 8.30am


Riders Briefing                                                                 8.45am



       Warm Up – 9.15 am


  1. Supertwins                                                                                                    


  1. Superbike


  1. Supersport                                                         



         Saturday Race Programme (Podium Presentation after each race except races 3, 4 & 6)


  1. Lightweight Supersport / 250GP / Moto 3                           8 Laps                          


  1. Young Guns Challenge / Junior Cup / SS300                       7 Laps                          


  1. Supertwins / Production Twins                                              8 Laps                               


  1. Superbike Pro                                                                                10 Laps                            


  1. Sidecars                                                                                            8 Laps                               


  1. Supersport Pro                                                                                10 Laps



         Lunch Break (Including Podium Presentation for Supersport, Superbike & Supertwins)



  1. Pre Injection                                                                                    8 Laps                                                  


  1.   The Sunflower Trophy Race                           12 Laps                                


  1. Superbike Cup / Supersport Cup B Race                              8 Laps                          


  1.                                                                                     S/Twins / P/ Twins (Junior Sunflower Trophy Race)          8 Laps                                                                                                                    


  1. Lightweight Supersport / 250GP / Moto 3                          8 Laps                               


  1. Supersport Pro                                                                               10 Laps                            


13  Sidecars                                                                                             8 Laps                               


Admission charges;
Friday £15. Saturday £20. Week end Thursday late until Saturday close of racing £25.
Full colour A4 size Programme “free” Carpark “free” Camper / motor homes “free. Under 15 “free”

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