Category Archives: UK British Superbike Championship

SHARK-men crowned World Superbike and British Superbike champions

This weekend saw Tom Sykes crowned World Superbike champion at the last round at Jerez, Spain and Alex Lowes became the youngest-ever British Superbike champion during a dramatic title Showdown at Brands Hatch, Kent. At Jerez, Sykes took his first SBK title after missing out to half a point in 2012. Sykes started the weekend knowing that he didn’t [...]

Le WSBK couronne Tom SYKES champion du monde

Dans le monde de la compétition Moto et pour tous les fans de moto vitesse, ce week-end était un week-end à ne pas manquer. D’un côté nous avions le GP d’Australie sur le circuit de Phillip Island et d’un autre côté la finale du WSBK à Jerez en Espagne. Si les résultats en MotoGP sont [...]

Sam Lowes remporte le titre mondial en Supersport et Tom Sykes s’offre le doublé à Magny-Cours

Week-end historique pour Shark avec un titre de CHAMPION DU MONDE en Supersport et un doublé en WSBK. En effet, nos deux représentants anglais, Sam LOWES et Tom SYKES, ont tous les deux brillé sur les terres de Shark. A Magny-Cours le premier a été titré champion du monde et le second a remporté les [...]

SHARK Champion crowned as BSB draws to a close

This weekend saw the British Superbike Championship and its support classes come to a close for the 2012 season, at Brands Hatch. SHARK riders celebrated a successful season with one Champion and high championship finishes throughout the classes. The MotoGP championship also continued from Motegi, Japan with last minute championship points collected. In the Metzeler National Superstock 600 class [...]

Double win for SHARK’s Alex Lowes at Silverstone

This weekend saw the penultimate round of the British Superbike Championship and its support classes take place at Silverstone, in Northamptionshire. While the MotoGP Championship continued from Aragon, Spain. Alex Lowes (WFR Honda) dominated proceedings at Silverstone claiming a double victory on Sunday. Starting from pole, his third in four rounds, Lowes took the lead [...]

Busy weekend for SHARK riders in MotoGP, World Superbikes and British Superbike

The bank holiday weekend was full of racing action, with SHARK-men contesting in the three main championships – MotoGP from Brno, Czech Republic, World Superbikes from Moscow, Russia and British Superbikes from Cadwell Park, England. First up was MotoGP, which saw Stefan Bradl (LCR Honda) ride to another strong fifth place finish in his rookie year [...]

Armoy success for Farquhar and MotoGP action at Laguna Seca

This weekend SHARK’s supported racers took to two different racetracks for the Armoy ‘Race of Legends’ road races on Saturday in Ireland, and MotoGP at Laguna Seca in America. Road-racer Ryan Farquhar added two further wins to his 2012 season, while championship points were collected in America. In difficult weather conditions, SHARK’s Ryan Farquhar (KMR [...]

SHARK racers in action at Brands Hatch and Brno

This weekend SHARK’s supported racers were on-track for the ninth World Superbike round at Brno, Czech Republic and the seventh round of the British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch. SHARK riders racked up further championship points and podium finishes. In the Czech Republic at Brno, Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing) scored two-second place finishes. Starting both races in pole position, Sykes had flying [...]

Successful weekend for SHARK riders at Oulton Park and MotoGP at the Sachsenring

This weekend Oulton Park in Cheshire hosted the seventh round of the British Superbike Championship, while MotoGP came from the Sachsenring in Germany. SHARK-supported riders scored multiple podium finishes and claimed valuable championship points. In the UK, the Metzeler National Superstock 600 race saw 16-year-old Lee Jackson (Chris Walker Race School) storm to comfortable victory with a 7.1 second lead, [...]

SHARK-men in the points and on the podium at Knockhill

The fifth round of the British Superbike Championship continued from Knockhill, Scotland yesterday. SHARK’s riders had a successful weekend, winning two classes and collecting valuable championship points over the event. In the British Superbike class, Michael Laverty (Samsung Honda) celebrated his second win of the season in race two. Qualifying on the front row, the [...]