JOHN Simpson has won the Senior Manx Grand Prix on board the Splitlath Redmond Triumph 675.
The 21-year-old newcomer from Antrim, Northern Ireland, is the first rider to win the prestigious event on a Triumph motorcycle since 1948.
IT’S been a busy time for Derek over the Olympic period.
The hotly anticipated event meant he was in great demand, with numerous requests for him to speak at a wide range of events and dinners.
OLYMPIC fever is gripping the nation – and for Derek Redmond it marks the 20th anniversary of that event which changed his life forever.
It was 20 years ago when he lined up for that now famous race in the Barcelona Olympic Games in the summer of 1992.
DEREK Redmond came face to face with his old sporting world today as the Olympic torch arrived at Brands Hatch.
The two-times Olympian joined reigning MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship champion Tommy Hill to welcome the torch as it was paraded around the famous circuit.