Archive for June, 2010

Mallory Park ~ Rd 3 Hottrax Motogrande

Mallory Round 3 Motogrande, June 6th 2010 Words by Skip     Saturday Track Day   I arrive at 07:30 to Mallory Park “The friendly circuit” which has been a tarmac racing circuit since 1956.  With no one on the gate so head straight down to the paddock (which at Mallory means you have to [...]

M&M Not Marshall Mathers – Mat and Matthews!

With no Endurance Racing at Mallory I thought I’d join Mat and have a go at Marshaling. It was an early start, up at 06.30, on a Sunday, to get to the circuit in time for breakfast with Skip, before the marshals briefing. I had ribbed Nige that I wanted to be involved so he duly [...]

Motogrande Mallory Park, Leicestershire ~ 6th June

Skip is racing in the Hottrax motogrande race series at Mallory park this weekend. Motogrande and Michelin Cup Racing is taking place throughout Sunday the 6th June, Skips’ specific races are as follows. 10:15 – 10:30 Qualifying 11:35     RACE 1 14:00     RACE 2 15:40     RACE 3 Both Nick and Skip will be kicking about on [...]

Tightening the loose nut on the bike ~ Skip’s Blog

Investing in the largest nut on the bike – ME !! In short the biggest thing which will improve a lap time on a bike is the rider.  I have done the “basics” with the bike, which is up rated the suspension, exhaust pipe & air filter, but the next biggest thing which will help [...]