Statement due on tonight's qualifying session
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Festival of Motorcycling Clerk of the Course Gary Thompson will make an announcement about today’s first qualifying session at 2.30pm today after consulting with the Met Office. Roads are currently due to close around the course at 5pm and the session is due to get underway at 5.20pm.
The session is currently scheduled as follows:
1720 – 1745hrs MGP & Classic TT Newcomers (speed controlled)
1730 – 1825hrs Senior / Junior / Classic TT 250/Superbike (No MGP Newcomers)
1830 - 1925hrs Classic TT 350/500 / MGP Lightweight / Supertwin (No MGP Newcomers)
1930 – 2005hrs All MGP Newcomers (untimed)
Please note: as all sessions are untimed there will be no TTLive service tonight
Festival of Motorcycling organisers are advising that Nobles Car Park will be closed today (Saturday) due to the significant rain that has already fallen to prevent damage. It is intended that it will be open again on Monday.