TT 2018 Practice Week


Thanks to Ciaran for supplying photos for this years TT

Saturday 2nd June 2018

Michael was fastest on both bikes tonight.

Supersport 600 Last Practice – Lap time 17:48.981, Speed 127.063mph
Supersport MD Racing BMW 1000 – Lap time 17:15.604, Speed 131.158mph

Friday 1st June 2018

Superbike Final Practice – Michael got 3 laps done before tomorrows race, setting things up for an exciting race day. Glen Helen to Glen Helen Michael was sub 17 minutes at around 16.56.

  • Lap 1 – speed 132.331 / time
  • Lap 2 – speed 132.659 / time 17.03.888
  • Lap 3 – speed 132.983 / time 17.01.391

Supertock – Session red flagged on Michael first lap due to oil on the track. On the restart Michael spent the rest of the evening on the Tyco BMW Superbike.

Thursday 31st May 2018

Superbike Qualifying – Michael was 3rd quickest of the night with a lap of 130.959 on the Tyco BMW.

Superstock Qualifying – A single lap on the MD Racing 1000 BMW Superstock tonight posting a time of 128.01.

Tuesday 29th May 2018

Superbike Second Practice – Michael got a bit more time on the Tyco BMW 1000 tonight, improving on Monday nights time with a time of 132.312 (17.:06 seconds). Second fastest on the night.

Supersport Second Session – A single lap on the MD Racing 600 tonight posting a time of 125.206. This was fastest supersport time of the evening and similar to Mondays pace.

Monday 28th May 2018

Superbike first practice – Michael got 3 laps in on the Tyco BMW 1000 Superbike, posting a best lap of 131.087 (17:16.165). This was second fastest on the night, just 2 seconds down on Dean Harrison.

Supertstock first Practice – Michael got just 1 lap in on the MD Racing BMW S1000RR posting a lop of 127.002 (17:49.499). 5th on the night from a standing start.

Saturday 26th May 2018

Lightweight first practice – Unofficial Lap Record on first ever outing on the SC Project Paton. Michael Topped timing with a lap of 120.875mph. Current lap record 120.848

Suportsport first Practice – 2nd fastest with a lap of 125.741 (18:00.222) on his Supersport 600 MD Racing Honda.