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By Kyle White, Belfast Newsletter. A winding up petition has been issued against the Dundrod and District Motorcycle Club, the News Letter can reveal. The development is another setback for the future of the Ulster Grand Prix road races and comes after confirmation last month that the event had been cancelled. With outstanding liabilities in

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By Kyle White Belfast Newsletter. The Skerries 100 in July is the latest Irish national road race to be officially cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic Loughshinny Motorcycle Supporters Club announced the decision on Friday, which comes after the sport’s governing body in the south – Motorcycling Ireland – said ‘all events are

By Kyle White, Belfast Newsletter Armoy Clerk of the Course Bill Kennedy has sounded a stark warning that it could be 2022 before Irish road racing recovers from the impact of the coronavirus crisis. The ‘Race of Legends’ is the only Ulster event on the calendar yet to be postponed or cancelled this season, although

By Andy Gray BBC NI Sport What will be the impact on Northern Irish motorsport?   We are in times like we have never experienced before. Much has been made about the future of our society, our schools, our businesses and our lives. Ultimately, the truth is, nobody really knows the impact this virus will

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By Kyle White Belfast Newsletter. Motorcycling Ireland has confirmed that all motorcycling events in the Republic of Ireland have been cancelled ‘for the foreseeable future’. The sport’s governing body in the south incorporates the Motorcycle Union of Ireland Southern Centre Ltd. Already, the Covid-19 pandemic has wiped out road races including the Cookstown 100, Tandragee

It is with great regret the organisers of the Ulster Grand Prix, the Dundrod and District Motorcycle Club, must announce the race will not take place in 2020. Despite numerous meetings in recent months with councillors, MLAs, MPs and Ministers and other interested parties, we have been unable to find the necessary financial support to

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The Kells meeting in Co Meath has become the first Irish national road race in the Republic of Ireland to be cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The promoting North Meath Road Racing Club Ltd confirmed the news on Saturday. The event was scheduled to be the first southern road race on the

Due to circumstances beyond our control, it is with great regret that the Belfast and District Motor Club Easter Mondays King of Kirkistown event has been postponed until further notice. Due to the current situation surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic and in conjunction with the current information received we as a club feel that we have

STATEMENT RE THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE 2020 fonaCAB AND NICHOLL OILS NORTH WEST 200   Given the current concerns and restrictions around the Coronavirus public health crisis, the organisers of the 2020 fonaCAB and Nicholl Oils North West 200 will postpone the May 10-16 Race Week. Over the past two weeks we have been in

Tandragee 100 Postponed

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 Tandragee 100 have today revealed their decision to postpone the 2020 road races. Following whispers in the last week that the road racing season was set to start much later than expected, chiefs have today confirmed that the scrap, originally scheduled for May 1 and 2, will have to wait. A statement from Clerk of the

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