Latest News Headlines
On-Air Now
Listen Live
Facebook

New marshal needed to allow TT pit lane practice

Fri, 24 Jun 2011

The TT Grandstand
The TT Grandstand

The new Clerk of the Course for TT says the paddock area will be better policed next year, with the introduction of a new role.

Stuart Drummond will take up the post of Chief Paddock Marshal from the 2012 event.

Gary Thompson, who is to take over as Clerk of the Course from Eddie Nelson, says the position is needed to allow solo riders to practice in the pit lane.

This year saw the pits open to solo riders to set their speed limiters whilst the sidecars practiced, resulting in a busy park ferme area.

Mr Thompson says the Chief Paddock Marshal will help control the extra traffic [play clip]

 


Media

  • Gary Thompson

Bookmark and Share

 

 

Subscribe to get Energy FM News direct to your mobile device

You can get Energy FM News delivered direct to your mobile device using one of the following methods.

  • In the Apple News App on iOS search for Energy FM IOM and then just add it to your favourites
  • In the Google News & Weather App just search for Energy FM and then add us as a customised section
  • If you use an RSS Reader then just add our feed to your app, click here for our news RSS feed