Change of date for the Penrice 25-mile TT

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Isle of Man Constabulary has requested that Manx Viking Wheelers move the Penrice 25-mile time trial to a later date because of safety concerns at the end of TT fortnight.

Police are concerned that having a bicycle event on the TT course while there are still a lot of motorbikes about could pose a serious risk.

Brian Johnson has managed to re-schedule it to Sunday, June 26. All details are the same with the exception that entries will now close at midnight on Tuesday, June 21.

l There is no RL360 Youth Criterium League during TT Week. The next round of the league will be on Tuesday, June 14.

l The second half of the Canada Life International-sponsored 10-mile time trial league begins on Wednesday, June 15 over the Ramsey course.

l Round two of the Manx mountain bike enduro series is on Sunday, June 19 taking in single tracks around the Ballure, Glen Auldyn and Sky Hill areas.

Entries available via Manx Timing Solutions, more information at and/or

The club’s second two-day MTB Enduro is in July.

l Manx 100 mountain bike event on Sunday, July 31 has so far received 95 entries. To enter the epic 100-mile/100-kilometre ride visit for more information.

l Round four of the Bikestyle handicap road race series takes place on Thursday, June 16 at from Jurby, starting from the parade ground at 7pm.

More details on

The Longest Day, Longest Ride 24-hour off-road event takes place on Saturday/Sunday, June 25-26 at Conrhenny Plantation.

Online registration at

For full details, go to - the race is organised by Loaghtan Loaded (

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