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Road Racing News Podcast - Episode 15 - A Big Climb

ABOUT THIS EPISODE

Well folks this is the last episode of the opening Road Racing News podcast series.

Series 1 concludes with us chatting about a form of closed roads based motorsport that began in the late 1800's, hill climb's.

Courses such as Pikes Peak, San Pedro Martir, Landshaag, excite, thrill, amaze and provide unique challenges for two, three wheel competitors.

We also speak about more positive news for the Cookstown 100, historic roads circuits and another intriguing bamboozler quiz question! 

Keep positive, keep going, the Road Racing News podcast will return in the near future.

She used podcast in Steve, allies of roads us that could at UK and, as always, enjoying Mama DA, Steve Ramp Hi, everybody. Well, today's episode will be the last one of the current series of the road rass use podcast, rups and our fifteen episodes, and for every good time to end the fair series and then pull the sad one law start the next series up for when there's been hopefully some road racing restarting. But for this podcast would as use podcast episode of fifteen. We've all talk hill clambs. Now will claims obviously in essence and are not pure road races. But yeah, I hold on to a road race. Sir Kits on broad's courses, we should say, and don't see, we're remembering October lash. You can always mouth real gun. Yeah, I was presently surprised. I didn't expect to be as many competitors as it was. It was, it was.

It was quite a friendly atmosphere. Yeah, it's the weather was good and and there was good good course cluck section of machinery. There was a top top which was a sort of just start of this show on the fastest thing. But there was a lot of classic bikes. Was a lot more across bikes and a lot of road race bikes and of course one of the owners of all as about was taken back and there is actually hates was taken back out on his I think it was on his Assex, on his ar six. So it was well away and there was a quite a few road races. Yeahs keep wringles are rightly yeah, and keep bringall was running really really well. Say, well, yeah, so, yeah, yeah, foot was really, really good. There's a few fans there as well. There was good crack. It was all right, different. I mean was alongside was clown got the Goodwood Festival speedel clam. I've got the Prescott old clown to Gast old clam, fairlyal clown, the shells leep also clams first sold...

...in on than nineteen o five. Yeah, it's one of the oldest events in the UK Motor Sport Wise. In fact, all cloud in first route did in the late eighteen hundreds by all camps, making it one of the oldest forms about sport worldwide. All right, so it said. It's definitely one of about sports grip survivors. It's nothing really changed. A really road racing there's ill claming to thank for. It's bare in a way, but football by Le Camps One thousand eight hundred and ninety four the first route, first vote spot. That world by took place in France and that was held on the roads. In effect, motor racing did start. Yeah, yeah, but you're at all climbing tempts as well? Oh, yeah, yeah, of course, yeah, I'm still clomb well, yes, poppy, obviously events in year a Pike Land Shark and the back in Austria, Marlette has. In France I saw the literary n Italy, all rounds of the European Hill Climb Road British championship which it was most recently wanted to quite class by John Luke David, and the super spot class by you where Radamaca in...

New Zealand, as the Cliffi Hill clamp, very famous for New Zealand. In Mexico, to San Pedro Mart Hill Clam, which put and taking place from the second to bed about on the sective entrance for that. have any up seconds to the Fed and October is Eric Wilson, Long Time Tat competitor. I think it's a dave us here, Dave awsome now see her compete last year at Pike's peak and the road across America did us. Yeah, and Pikes peakle argue. The welds Moore is, I think, the world's most famous claman ache. It's quite long as well. In Long Du Challenges. I'm s high altea him. It's not a lot of run for ever when I'm getting there. The top is there were big drops on the SADS. Also, people in the UK, I think, on show would have become associated with pikes week after watching the game out in program with yeah, one on these daybut obviously Rob Barber's one there. Yeah, and you know,...

I think I believe was all rob barber's the only person in history to win the eating pikes peak. All right, well, they go rob them fair last and all comes at those. Are The hill clams willing? Can you called the key ambering Teta? Right, it's really well bland ones in South Africa. Has Lots in Australia as well and little bit. I did the the tiger rally in Austria and yeah, sorry, in Australia and see a well bright shows hill climbing and it's not really changed since it's first started. The rest is always been to be fastest up that hill. CLOMB only gets fast as term wins and the other I say it's okay, I don't not. In essence, pure racing book. The reason we as a road racing it was is that it is in a way of the form of whereis well, well, but yeah, but when they when the race at scarebre they don't go onto this one, onto the road race sake it and know...

...only finish up at the top of the essay, but the still still go on the track. Last most of the form of indirect claims was the M is, the Red Bull Soapbox race, which I know it's not involving the engines. Hell, well, they're there is downhills don't base. Up Hills are real. Sorry, else, but they still racing on this close reads thatly. Yeah, well, wanted the earl as well as too much use. But has been some instag racing. US obviously got, first and foremost at David Dax has cook some one hundred bound but it's problem an overseas raced to get a lot of entries out of the Ham and Julian from acts Racing Vasilious tackers and an irs race Kevin Bars, me rich child and David mcock and they and I'm not sorry, John Borrows, teams compete at it. Other fanox my information in becoming weights as we look to the event in September, clost and twelve. WHI should random and one web say. The weekend...

...racing started back a couple park with the classics meeting and Dominic Evitson on three races. Yeah, breaking three fifty class stock record, Pre Classic Quack Record completement in Davis, Mike Spot, bannet and all the others. Be was their top classic racer. When side about accident alets in Clair, psychi is wiser was, Tony Fair called and Trevor Johnson was seen scarborough in the the aryshanting classic in particularly the featured Chris Saboora was problem improving America on the course. It's been one of Pacific race where his course in Washington under formulto class. It was sort of the Washington Motorcycle Road Race Association based event. And if that's a little bit research about the SCIFIC's race where course and it was. It's it's a short circuit but almost a mat in essence. It lot of it felt like a Rhodes Corse felt in a Weste of words, capital pack. It was heavily Treeland, all right, heavily trailand. It was almost in a weed where, a little bit like a millionaire degree. Yeah,...

...kind of racing back at chair by and both basically back at Chay. Lots of the top manks were races back at flousand and Seventeen Times teaching with a dad. Bowne won the first fields of PSYCHIIC festim psycho races alongside been bins from the psych out to record holder. Of course, of my clevens are triple Mons from pretty winner multiple races and were. John Bard has actually day profit. If we done POL CASSIDY SETS TO MAKS UM, pretty newcomer for above us. The crow grows. Yester should mentioned riding cold. That that you you'll fairly believous and going to be. They're gonna BE TT winners and they're going to be Grand Prix winners. Them Lads. Well, championship, Oh yeah, it's no doubt all us. It was also reason. I think you're going to at the pen on the ran Hungary and long time Tt. I think you're better internal rightberger. Yeah, on time. It...

...was back whinning at the back in Guitari's form and number of the swats. Great Star Wars and it eat a pet, I think get detained for four and four decades since the the S S Davidson Jackson self in to compete at scarborough put the Gold Cord Bocle up into tennis. I think he's on the lookout for a six hundred and a or a super twin and they're as first rate experimental way was on fair close finishing the gold. Yeah, but it's good. He's good. Is Good, good at the Tet Gould all round. Yeah, it's good everywhere. So anybody got a rad go in deser now he got a top jump your day. It have been running. His own team's been w again at the set this year. Yeah, it's obviously what happened. Yeah, well, yeah, it is. Yeah, it's fast, fast, is fast rather right feel facts. It's five years or five years since robbing as it's at the obviously for the world super spoke experiment. It's the last racer from Denmark to compete the Tete. Also, my...

...castle spendersold compete the Teata, the classic TT among some pre recently top ten fifty racer. We hadded a round for them back path from Robin as at since two thousand and fifteen, and it's at on year since race action begun at the pastager Croatia Poste. For many act we slave in Grand Prix round from one thousand nine hundred and sixty nine, the first time it hosted most youp round and you know, unique circuit. There's definitely no room forever on the circuit, but it was a very picturesque circuit. Saku, please and say, I'm sure for the spectators has been at its out. It was, you know, seaside, almost like this event. And isn't it? Anyway, I suppose I had a kind of you could say almost lives don't feel like those. Nat was near the seaside and great propsody the economy of Croatia and the one of them, the great story world circuits, which are...

...you saw full there is a powder on the river resting. You say about story world circuits, if you interested in yeah, yeah, yeah, plenty of information there and they and there's a lot of things. Loads of was is a road race district goes back to the L S because after the formation of the miltic that right on to the bamboos Let. Well, last week asked the question. Two weeks we should say, ask the question. Can you name the race? It was racing CV. Includes competitions Red Bull, revilege in K and fort et perly in finishes. It was James Scott. The question this week at this will lead onto the hour series two of the realist news podcast is how many TT races is mb Augusta one mm? which question? That's an interest is in Rese that some interesting years recently, which here is a little man feels. Yeah, and interested in sale. That...

...one pans out interesting. And you never know what's going on behind these teams there. They're all they'll come squeaky clean when you're in front of the cameras, but you don't know what's going on beyond the scenes here, she said, as our opinion as well. Yeah, well, yes, that's my opinion, not Steve's. My opinion. Yeah, nice is never mentioned any teams or anything. Yes, which is but SAM, I'll see you that twent those we got maction Nice a little. Yeah, well, we had a we had a Russion of selling, selling various stock from racing new shop. But we can quite honestly we're glad to say that we've got new stocking. We've got we've got the ones with the famous quote, most say SI world yet t shirts, and we've got the obviously the road race in hills branded day shots and there in black and in fashion gray, and also got the new caps, which a great look, rather rather smart, for I...

...must see myself. And also we've got cards cushions of about today. So you know, if you've got a spare minute in eat Breco or whatever for tea, have a quick look at the site and see what you're thinking. If he's that, I thinking that getting touching looking give you the prices and everything, get back in touch forever quick so good service. So yeah, all the various those as have to say is I was going to steven and we'll see. Also for the second series of the DRAS use podcast and keep positive, keep going yet and hopefully they'll wrote some road racing to report on. And also I think you're going to be covering all the road races doing in British superbikes. Yeah, the sixth rounds obviously got Peter men in it and David top going are in. John gets the due cutty trioptions got action. Said Michael and what might be in it. Yeah, sovious. Well, I think jump jump, John Max wants to watch there because, I mean he's experience. Rather I think he's going to be podium it. So...

...yeah, keep at down that. And so don't forget Steve is reporting on the road races in the British superbike series. So keep following US guys like anyways. Steven and also says keep positive, keep going. This has been very US podcast yet speak. So see it by.

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