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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

                By Baylon McCaughey Almost a record breaking double winner on his Sunflower debut in 2016,was Scotlands Paul McClung. The 22 year old Fabrcator decimated the opposition in the Supertwin class on his was to a dream double, lapping just outside Glenn Irwins lap record! No doubt this

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By Baylon McCaughey Taking a break from his holidays to compete at the Sunflower Trophy Races will be Lisburns David Haire. Haire, who recently broke the long standing lap record at Kirkistown Has only competed at a handful of USBK events this year, due to work commitments. The former British Championship competitor is now based

The ever popular Danny Buchan, twice winner of the Sunflower Trophy, is relishing a return to the County Down circuit, with view to reclaiming the Trophy he has previously won. Buchan has competed at the Sunflower in recent years on Superstock machinery, but for this years event, Buchan will compete on the FS-3 Racing Kawasaki

By Baylon McGaughey.   Former Mondello Masters and Irish Champion, Carl Philips has been thrown a lifeline by local race team, JMcC Roofing for the forthcoming Jim Finlay Sunflower Trophy race meeting. Philips, a podium finisher at last years meeting began the 2018 season with a superbike ride with Gearlink Kawasaki, despite a top ten

Heading for his Sunflower Trophy races debut is 35 year old Hawk Racing Buildbase Suzuki rider Richard Cooper. The Nottingham rider was in great form at the recent BSB meeting at Assen in Holland, where in the second race, finished 5th, just two seconds behind current Sunflower Trophy Holder, Glenn Irwin ( PBM Be Wiser

                    Words:- Baylon McCaughey Photos James McCann   Aghadoweys Eunan McGlinchey, current leader of the Dickies Junior Supersport championship, will make a rare home appearance, when he competes at the Sunflower Races at Bishopscourt on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th October. For this event, the present

Carrying on his winning form from a couple of weeks ago at Kirkistown Jason Lynn put on another dominant show at Bishopscourt Racing Circuit at the weekend. Winning all three of the two day meetings Supersport races he retained the David Wood Memorial Trophy and the Man Of The Meeting award. His successful weekend started

David Wood Trophy RACES USBK Rd 8 Promoted by Motor Cycle Road Racing Club of Ireland Ltd Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th September at Bishopscourt Racing Circuit, Downpatrick Co Down USBK PR 060918       The Motor Cycle Road Racing Club of Ireland promote the IFS David Wood Trophy Races Round 8 of the