The 50-year-old is one of the most successful riders in TT history, with 12 wins at the June event and a further four victories at the Classic races. Last updated on 24 August 201924 August 2019.From the section Motorsport. Bruce Anstey has retaiend his Isle of Man TT Zero crown after winning the resheduled one-lap race on the Mugen Shinden from team-mate Guy Martin … In 2006, Bruce was victorious in the Superstock class once more. Bruce Anstey secured his 10th Isle of Man TT victory by winning a thrilling six-lap Superbike race. Nevertheless, 47-year-old Anstey made sure that Team Mugen retained its crown for the third consecutive year. Last updated on 8 June 20158 June 2015.From the section Northern Ireland. Bruce Anstey: Kiwi wins lightweight race at Classic TT on return from cancer treatment. "I almost ran into Michael on the last lap, which put me off my rhythm a bit, but I managed to get my head together again. Call us now on 0333 005 3355. If it wasn't for Anny (his partner) I wouldn't be here.". It was a sixth Classic TT win for Anstey and his third in the lightweight class. I can't believe it. Kris Meeke admits his World Rally Championship career is likely to be over and say it is "time for some new challenges". The news was released on social media that the popular New Zealander Anstey… "It's been so long since I raced competitively round here it cost me a wee bit," commented the softly-spoken Yorkshireman. Bruce Anstey and John McGuinness take the victories in Monday's Supersport and Superstock races at the Isle of Man TT. The last two years have been really tough. The other rider involved was Scott Wilson, who is understood to have suffered a shoulder injury. "I smoothed out a bit on the fourth lap just when Bruce was starting to push hard and I ended up chasing," continued the 35-year-old. Anstey, 45, also set the fastest lap of the day at 131.977mph on his final circuit. Article Source: Isle of Man TT News, June 07, 2015. Bruce Anstey was made a member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to motorsport in 2016. "I can't believe it - I've been waiting a long time for this," said a delighted Anstey after the race. The 13-time Isle of Man TT winner missed the 2018 and 2019 seasons of … PUBLISHED September 9, 2011 IN miscellaneous / Experienced Kiwi campaigner Bruce Anstey won his 8th Isle of Man TT race on Monday afternoon when he clinched victory in a shortened, and dramatic, 3-lap Monster Energy Supersport Race 1. The result is Anstey’s first Superbike success at the Isle of Man. Bruce Anstey took one of the most popular wins ever seen on the Mountain Course on Saturday evening when he took a fairytale victory in the Lightweight Classic TT. McGuinness set the fastest lap on lap one at 111.679mph and it was his third success in the senior classic after triumphs in 2016 and 2018. He won a hectic SES TT Zero for Japanese tech-specialists Mugen with a lap speed of 118mph, outside last year’s record of 119.27mph. Bruce Anstey wins the Superbike race at the TT for the first time to claim his 10th victory at the Isle of Man As the race was then red-flagged around the course, the positions from seventh onwards were awarded according to the riders' place at the end of the fifth lap. Rivers deep and mountains high of respect. August 27, 2017. in Historic Road Racing, Motorcycle News, Motorcycle Racing, Real Road / TT. Bruce Anstey has won his first TT Zero aboard the Mugen Shinden Go, rounding the Snaefell Mountain Course in 19:07.043 at an average 118.416 … The 50-year-old is one of the most successful riders in TT history, with 12 wins at the June event and a further four victories at the Classic races. Bruce Anstey News Following another bout with cancer, Bruce Anstey is healthy enough to return to racing. Bruce made his North West 200 debut in 2002 and has won ten victories till 2017. Bruce Anstey has won his 10th TT finishing in front of a determined Ian Hutchinson. On 2 June 2008 Anstey was disqualified and stripped of the Supersport Junior TT title in the Isle of Man race meet. Many riders say their first TT podiums and race wins are the highlight of their career and these came in the space of two years for Anstey. Three years later he set the current lap record in the class with a speed of 127.496mph, finishing second to Dean Harrison, and that year also saw him claim his first win in the Lightweight Classic TT class. Kiwi Bruce Anstey won one of the most thrilling races in Isle of Man TT history when he won the Supersport TT today by just .77 of a second from Cameron Donald. 3 min read He clocked the fastest lap of 117.05mph on the opening circuit from a standing start. Bruce Anstey has won the SES TT Zero Challenge for Team Mugen at the Isle of Man TT 2016. The race was reduced to three laps after the initial attempt to run was red-flagged on lap one following an incident at Ballaugh Bridge which claimed the life of Chris Swallow. Read about our approach to external linking. An emotional Bruce Anstey finally savoured victory in the premier class at the Isle of Man TT with an exceptional performance in the 2015 Superbike race. The page was started by award-winning journalist and TT competitor Adam Child. The indomitable New Zealander, who has been battling cancer, was cheered all around the course by fans as he dominated the race on his 250cc two stroke Honda […] The indomitable New Zealander, who has been battling cancer, was cheered all around the course by fans as he dominated the race on his 250cc two stroke Honda […] The race was reduced to three laps after the initial attempt to run was red-flagged on lap one following an incident at Ballaugh Bridge which. Bruce Anstey wins Lightweight TT | 120mph lap on 250. by Trev. Bruce Anstey set for racing comeback at Classic TT ... Anstey is also one of the most successful riders at the Classic TT, claiming three wins since the event was first held in 2013. Dunlop was brought back in an ambulance and limped back to the paddock after coming off close to the finish of the opening race of TT week. Read about our approach to external linking. There was disappointment for Guy Martin, who retired early on the first lap, while Manxman Conor Cummins called it a day at Kirk Michael on lap four. Bruce Anstey at the Classic TT. An emotional Bruce Anstey finally savoured victory in the premier class at the Isle of Man TT with an exceptional performance in the 2015 Superbike race. Bruce Anstey won a hectic SES TT Zero for Japanese tech-specialists Mugen with a lap speed of 118mph on Wednesday afternoon. Ian Hutchinson celebrates his Senior TT win with Ryan Farquhar (left) and Bruce Anstey. Because of cancer, he had to retire from racing. Deprived of practice time on his BMW after switching from the Milwaukee Yamaha team on the Thursday of practice week, Michael Dunlop increased his lap speeds as the race went on and joined Anstey in crashing through the 131mph barrier on his fourth circuit. anstey wins emotional dunlop lightweight classic tt race Following a two year absence, Bruce Anstey achieved one of the most popular Mountain Course race wins in history in this evening’s Dunlop Lightweight Classic TT Race, the second race of the 2019 Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts . As the race was then red-flagged around the course, the positions from seventh onwards were awarded according to the riders' place at the end of the fifth lap. Ian Hutchinson started the first Tourist Trophy race in style, flying over the mountain course with … TT 2015: Anstey takes first Superbike win 07.06.2015 | Road Racing desk | TT and Roads That would be getting it reet over, Bruce Picture: Tony Goldsmith. Bruce Anstey secured his 10th Isle of Man TT victory by winning a thrilling six-lap Superbike race. Monday's schedule has been changed with the first sidecar race at 11:15 BST, followed by the Superstock event at 1:15 and the opening Supersport race at 18:30. It was a sixth Classic TT win for Anstey and his third in the lightweight class. "It's awesome to win. Multiple Isle of Man TT winner Bruce Anstey took an emotional victory in the Lightweight Classic TT race at the weekend, following a two-year absence … Anstey led throughout in a race reduced from four laps to three. Bruce Anstey has started race week at the Isle of Man TT on the right note winning the first Superbike race. It's a huge achievement for the former Wellingtonian who quit last year to undertake treatment for cancer. The Flying Kiwi took the lead from team mate John McGuinness at Ballaugh as the Morecambe man suffered a temporary technical problem. Dan McFarland says Ulster will experience a different type of intensity against Gloucester in the Heineken Champions Cup on Saturday. He holds the Isle of Man TT lap record (17 min 6.682 s), at an average speed of 132.298 mph set during the 2014 Superbike TT Race. "I was right in the zone but on the last lap I was really nervous and just short shifted - I was not trying to go fast - just get it to the end. Bruce Anstey is clearly revelling in Wednesday’s SES TT Zero Race, his first in the class, which takes the popular Kiwi to 11 outright TT race wins. Welshman Ian Lougher was fourth and he was followed in by Jamie Coward and Welshman Charles Rhys Hardisty. He holds the Isle of Man TT lap record (17 min 6.682 s), at an average speed of 132.298 mph set during the 2014 Superbike TT Race. Bruce Anstey is a New Zealand professional motorcycle road racer. Following a two year absence, Bruce Anstey achieved one of the most popular Mountain Course race wins in history taking out the Dunlop Lightweight Classic TT Race. Bruce Anstey News Following another bout with cancer, Bruce Anstey is healthy enough to return to racing. The 50-year-old has been fighting cancer for the last two. ... and that year also saw ‘The Flying Kiwi’ claim his first win in the Lightweight Classic TT class. Next month’s Classic TT presented by Bennetts will see the emotional return of Bruce Anstey to competitive racing around the TT Mountain Course as part of a three man Milenco by Padgetts Motorcycles Team. New Zealand's Bruce Anstey has moved onto 11 Isle of Man TT wins after claiming his first success in the SES TT Zero race on the Japanese Mugen machine. BRUCE ANSTEY had all of the answers as he headed off Ian Hutchinson to win the weather delayed RST Superbike TT decided over six gruelling laps of the Mountain Course. Ian Hutchinson became the first rider to win five races at an Isle of Man TT meeting when he won Friday's Senior TT. Bruce Anstey and John McGuinness take the victories in Monday's Supersport and Superstock races at the Isle of Man TT. "Greatest achievement today: Bruce Anstey winning the Lightweight Classic TT," former TT winner and leading motorcycling journalist Mat Oxley posted on Twitter. Delays caused by a road traffic accident have resulted in a further rescheduling of the race programme. Popular Kiwi racer Bruce Anstey made a remarkable, and emotional return to racing last week when he overcame illness to win the Classic Lightweight TT around the iconic Isle of Man Mountain course. "I've won all the other classes but this is the one I wanted. Bruce Anstey has started race week at the Isle of Man TT on the right note winning the first Superbike race. Bruce Anstey is a New Zealand professional motorcycle road racer. Antrim manager Darren Gleeson's joyful embrace with Domhnall Nugent summed up what the Joe McDonagh Cup victory meant to the Saffrons. A 13-time winner at the Isle of Man TT, Anstey is also one of the most successful riders at the Classic TT, claiming three wins since the event was first held in 2013. anstey wins emotional dunlop lightweight classic Following a two-year absence, Bruce Anstey achieved one of the most popular Mountain Course race wins in history in this evening’s Dunlop Lightweight Classic TT Race, the second race of the 2019 Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts. Article Source: Isle of Man TT News, June 07, 2015. Anstey has also claimed numerous successes at the Ulster Grand Prix, taking the top step on the podium on 13 occasions. I sle of Man TT stalwart Bruce Anstey will miss the 2018 road racing season after being diagnosed with cancer. Anstey wins 600 race! Bruce Anstey took one of the most popular wins ever seen on the Mountain Course on Saturday evening when he took a fairytale victory in the Lightweight Classic TT. Bruce Anstey wins the Superbike race at the TT for the first time to claim his 10th victory at the Isle of Man As the race was then red-flagged around the course, the positions from seventh onwards were awarded according to the riders' place at the end of the fifth lap. Multiple Isle of Man TT winner Bruce Anstey took an emotional victory in the Lightweight Classic TT race, following a two-year absence from racing through illness. New Zealand's Bruce Anstey has moved onto 11 Isle of Man TT wins after claiming his first success in the SES TT Zero race on the Japanese Mugen machine. 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