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Races

Fast Fun ... on roads, off roads, and across the sea. Take in the constant action of racing on the Isle of Man, Road Racing Capital of the World.

The Isle of Man has had a long history of racing. Commonly known for motorcycle racing, such as the TT (Tourist Trophy) and Southern 100, though also many others. Motorcycle racing is not all the island hold fast to. Other motor sports, such as Rally Racing and Motor-cross also bring visitors and competitors to the island.

Each year the island sees cyclists, runners and many more come to its shores for racing. Even less conventional racing such as the World Tin Bath Races and Go Karts get a place to test the abilities of competitors.


Events
Dates: Saturday 22 August 2015 - Friday 04 September 2015
Description: Festival of Motorcycling (Manx Grand Prix). Motorcycle practicing and racing on the mountain circuit. Practising commences on Saturday 22nd August. Racing on Saturday 29th, Monday 31st August, Wendesday 2nd and Friday 4th September. ,, http://www.manxgrandprix.org.
Dates: Saturday 29 August 2015
Description: VMCC Closed Roads Parade. VMCC Closed Roads Parade, free time for other entrants to watch the racing. ,, 07624474074 http://www.vmcciom.org.
Dates: Saturday 19 September 2015
Description: Adventure Race. A a non-stop 4.5-6hr race-bike-run-special stages* *(previous races have included a few of the following; kayak, coasteer, waterfall dip, tyrolean traverse, gorge scramble, rope climb) teams of two & individual entries. Followed by a BBQ, prize presentation and social event,,, 01624843034 http://www.adventurousexperiences.com.
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Event information supplied by the Isle of Man Department of Tourism & Leisure (01624 686766)

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