Monday 3rd June : Todays 1st race was red-flagged on the 3rd lap after a horrific crash that claimed the life of 27 year old English road racer Daley Mathison.
The Isle of Man TT organisers released this statement :
"ACU Events Ltd regrets to confirm that Daley Mathison, 27, from Stockton on Tees, Durham was killed in an incident during the Superbike Race today at the Isle of Man TT Races. The accident occurred at Snugborough, just over 2 miles into the Course, on the 3rd lap of the race.
Daley was an experienced competitor and was seeded 19th for today’s race. He made his Mountain Course debut in the 2013 Manx Grand Prix Newcomers A Race, finishing fifth. His TT career included three consecutive podiums in the TT Zero electric bike Race in 2016, 2017 and 2018 including the runner up position in the race last year, representing Nottingham University.
He also achieved an 11th place finish in last year’s Superstock Race and a pair of 13th place finishes in the 2017 and 2018 Senior TT Races.
He set his fastest lap of the Mountain Course - 128.054mph - in the 2018 Superstock race which made him the 34th fastest rider of all time. He set the second fastest TT Zero lap ever with lap of 119.294mph in the 2018 race.
In total he started 19 TT Races with 14 finishes and 3 podiums and won 6 silver and 8 bronze replicas
ACU Events Ltd wishes to pass on their deepest sympathy to Daley’s wife Natalie, his family and friends."
Daley's wife Natalie posted this message on twitter.
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2019 RST Superbike result. standings from the 2nd lap were used after red flag.
1. Peter Hickman
2. Dean Harrison +1.782s
3. Conor Cummins + 9.345s
4. James Hillier +41.719s
5. Michael Rutter +54.610s
6. Michael Dunlop +57.316s
7. Jamie Coward +34.100
8. David Johnson +35.049s
9. Gary Johnson +1:17.645s
10. Davey Todd
2019 Supersport race result declared on 2nd lap after red flag due to rain.
Locate.im Sidecar TT 1
1. Ben birchall
2. John Holden
3. Alan Founds
4. Peter Founds
5. Ryan Crowe
6. Lewis Blackstock
7. Gary Bryan
8. Conrad Harrison
9. Allan Schofield
10. Gary Gibson
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