GUY MARTIN 14-PAGE SPECIAL
RY • OLIV SA ER ER ’S V M I N O U A N T T N A U N O I M V ’S ER ER SA OLIV • RY 5 5 Mountside Hairpin 6 6 Bottom straight jumps 4 4 Back straight 7 Farm Bends 7 3 3 Top of rise 2 Sheene Rise 2
Watch here to see some
brilliant overtaking One of the most thrilling places to watch bike racing, and the most dangerous section of
the track for riders It’s not straight! The top boys are doing 170mph here and if you get it wrong, there’s no run off Not shown on this 1970’s map, Farm Bends is a slippery, offcamber chicane that
breeds highsides A great spectating spot. You can get so close to the riders plus you can cross the track
at the footbridge After elbow bashing at Mere Hairpin, Sheene Rise is so steep it feels vertical. It’s hard to keep the front down
MCN Senior Road Tester Age 39 Height 5ft 6in Has covered over halfa-million road miles.
MCN Senior Road Tester Age 46 Height 6ft Professional road tester for 13 years.