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Manx Grand Prix
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HISTORY

The race began in 1923, as a replacement if the TT Races were moved off the Island. Started by the Manx Motorcycle Club, the race was originally named the 'Amateur TT' and used the TT Mountain Course over 5 laps. Raced by non professionals, but the term 'Amateur' really meant that the rider and stock machine had no manufacture support or reward. The first race had 33 entries each playing an entry fee less then a quarter the price for the TT. The winner of the Seniors Race received a trophy donated by the Mayor of Douglas, Ald. A.B. Crookall, MHK. This trophy is still presented to the winner today. The Motor Cycle Club donated the trophy for the 350cc.

Regulation changes in 1925 allowed any machine type to compete in the races. Donated the same year was the York Trophy awarded for outstanding merit. The Amateur TT was renamed to the Manx Grand Prix in 1930 and from then on it would only take competitors domiciled in the British Isles, which had not taken part in other international races. In 1967, the Manx Grand Prix became a National event, but it would not get a race of its own till 1999.

The Manx Grand Prix celebrated its 75th Anniversary in 1998, and is till held every August on the Mountain Circuit.




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TT SuperBikes (PS2)
Jester, Video Game, 29 April, 2005
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Manx Grand Prix 2006
Duke Video, DVD, 23 October, 2006
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Manx Grand Prix 2000
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 16 October, 2000
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Manx Grand Prix 2003
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 24 November, 2003
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Manx Grand Prix 2002
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 21 October, 2002
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Manx Grand Prix 2004
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 29 November, 2004
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Manx Grand Prix 1999
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 15 November, 1999
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Manx Grand Prix 2004
Duke Video, DVD, 29 November, 2004
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Manx Grand Prix 2005
Duke Video, DVD, 10 October, 2005
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Manx Grand Prix 2003
Duke Video, DVD, 24 November, 2003
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The Magic of the TT
Mac McDiarmid
J H Haynes&Co Ltd, Hardcover, 13 May, 2004
ISBN: 1844250024
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History of the Manx Grand Prix from 1923-1998
Peter Kneale, William Snelling
Amulree Publications, Paperback, August, 1998
ISBN: 1901508048
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Manx Grand Prix 1991
Duke Video, VHS Tape,
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Manx Grand Prix 1997
Duke Video, VHS Tape,
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Bike Grand Prix 1996 - Manx
Duke Video, VHS Tape,
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Manx Grand Prix 1992 / Southern 100
Duke Video, VHS Tape,
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Manx Grand Prix 1990
Duke Video, VHS Tape,
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Manx Grand Prix 1998
Duke Video, VHS Tape, 01 September, 1998
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