Category Archives: Riders

Miguel Oliveria wins the Moto3 race at Mugello

This weekend SHARK’s MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 championship riders were at Mugello in Italy for the sixth round of the championship. In Moto3 Miguel Oliveira had a day to remember, as he became the first Portuguese rider to ever win a motorcycle Grand Prix. Starting from 11th on the grid, Oliveira was involved in an [...]

Sykes does the double at Donington Park

Tom Sykes took a double World Superbike win at the weekend as the sixth round of the championship took place at Donington Park, UK. Finding his best machine set-up of the year, Sykes has now won the last six SBK races at the Leicestershire circuit. The Brit also set a new lap record of 1’27.640 [...]

GP France : Zarco confirme au Mans

Devant 93 531 spectateurs attirés par le spectacle qui s’offrait à eux, SHARK, avec 9 pilotes, était présent au Mans ce dimanche. Le circuit Bugatti qui fêtait à cette occasion ses 50ans a accueilli 3 belles courses pour la 5ième manche du championnat MotoGP. En MotoGP, Aleix Espargaro et Scott Redding les deux pilotes Shark présents [...]

SHARK domination in Supertwin races at the North West 200

Last week the North West 200 road races got underway in Northern Ireland with races taking place on Thursday and Saturday around the 8.9-mile circuit. Meanwhile the fifth round of the MotoGP championship took place at Le Mans, France over the weekend. At the North West 200 on Thursday evening the first Supertwins race of [...]

Double podium for Sykes at Imola

This weekend SHARK’s supported riders were at Imola, Italy for the fifth-round of the World Superbike championship. Tom Sykes secured two-second place finishes, his best result of the season and is now third in the overall championship. He is only 25 points behind the second placed rider. Meanwhile reigning World Champion Sylvain Guntoli finished race one [...]

Zarco extends championship lead in Spain

The MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 championships kicked of its European campaign this weekend in front of vast crowds at Jerez in Spain. In the highly-competitive Moto2 class Johann Zarco extended his championship lead to a healthy 16 points, finishing the race in second place. Meanwhile Sam Lowes finished in 20th place after suffering with rear [...]

SHARK riders win Moto2 and EWC topping a huge weekend of world racing

With MotoGP, World and British Superbikes and the first round of the Endurance World Championships taking place over the same weekend, SHARK’s protected riders were in action around the globe this weekend. In Argentina at round three of the Grand Prix championship Johann Zarco took his first win of the year in the Moto2 category, [...]

SHARK-men in action at the opening round of MotoGP in Qatar

This weekend SHARK’s supported riders travelled to Qatar for the first round of the MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 championships under the floodlights of the Losail International Circuit. In MotoGP Aleix Espargaro finished in 11th place, while Scott Redding finished just outside the top-ten in 13th place after struggling with the bikes set-up. Sam Lowes suffered [...]

Positive weekend for SHARK-men in Thailand

This weekend Thailand hosted its debut World Superbike races at the Chang International Circuit. It was a positive weekend for SHARK-men with one podium scored and a host of top-ten finishes. Alex Lowes demonstrated blistering consistent pace all weekend and finished race one in seventh place, but managed to finish on the podium in race [...]

Solid start for SHARK men down under

The 2015 World Superbike Championship season kicked off at Phillip Island, Australia with SHARK’s supported-riders in action over the weekend. Reigning SBK Champion Sylvian Guintoli – who was adapting to his new Honda – scored a seventh and fifth place finishes, while 2013 Champion Tom Sykes took a sixth and a fourth. Alex Lowes who [...]