Rain and poor visibility on the Mountain section of the course has led to a delay to Monday’s Festival of Motorcycling programme.

Roads closed at 2.30pm with the Locate.im Junior Classic TT at 4pm and the RST Superbike Classic TT at 5.50pm.

The Manx Grand Prix's newcomers' race, which was meant to be run at teatime, has now been moved to Tuesday.

Latest schedule:

Monday, August 27

2.30pm Roads close around the course

2.50pm Classic Racer Classic TT Lap of Honour parade lap

4pm Start Locate.im Junior Classic TT Race (3 Laps)

5.50pm Start RST Superbike Classic TT Race (4 Laps)

7.45pm Roads scheduled to open around the course

Tuesday, August 28

11.30am Roads close

12.15pm MGP Newcomers Race (4 laps)

2.55pm MGP Senior, Junior, Lightweight, Ultra lightweight, No Newcomers practice (2 lap)

4.15pm Roads scheduled to open around the course


Michael Rutter on course for a third Classic TT victory as he leads the Locate.im Junior race by 9.632 seconds after the first of three laps.

- Dominic Herbertson in second on the corrected timing charts, with Jamie Coward third just behind Herbertson.

Spoke too soon, Rutter forced to retire with a flat tyre at end of lap two. Herbertson takes the lead, 14.366 seconds ahead of Coward.

Dominic Herbertson wins the Locate.im Junior Classic TT by 10.031 seconds from Jamie Coward! (Report on link below)


RST Superbike Race under way at 5.50pm.