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Motormouth’s Mutterings- How My First Class Teacher Helped me Start My Race Kart!

I remember it well. Donal Loughrey had purchased a very second hand Zip 100cc kart- from Morgan Dempsey in Mullingar. We were both studying at Bolton Street at the time and were aware that there was open testing every Wednesday afternoon in Mondello Park. We decided that our Wednesday afternoon lectures were not overly important and jumped on an 11

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Motorsport Ireland Fixtures 8/9.7.17

DATE:             8/9.7.17 CLUB:             Carlow CC EVENT:           Hillclimb (HC)                         POSTPONED   DATE:             8/9.7.17 CLUB:             Co Kildare MC EVENT:           Race Meeting VENUE:           Mondello Park, Donore, Naas, Co Kildare START TIME:  Sat 12.25; Sun 09.40 Event Secretary: Joe Dempsey ph: 087-6844051   DATE:             9.7.17 CLUB:             Connacht MC EVENT:           Stages Rally (SR) VENUE:           HQ: Sligo Park Hotel, Sligo START TIME:  09.45 Event Secretary: Jackie Corcoran ph: 086-8675038   DATE:             9.7.17 CLUB:             Skibbereen & District CC EVENT:           Autocross (LS) (A)

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Motorsport Ireland Results- April 1/2 2017

KERRY M C ROSE HOTEL CIRCUIT OF KERRY RALLY AT TRALEE (ROUND 2 OF TOP PART WEST COAST RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP): 1 Derek McGarrity/Diarmuid Falvey (Fiesta WRC) 60m 21s, 2 Kenny McKinstry/Kenny Hull (Impreza WRC) 60m 44s, 3 Kevin Barrett/Sean Mullally (Impreza WRC) 61m 15s, 4 Sean Liston/Katrina Walsh-Liston (BMW E30) 61m 19s, 5 Ed Synan/Keith Curley (Escort) 62m 24s, 6

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Motorsport Ireland Results 10/11 September

WEXFORD M C VOLKSWAGEN STAGES RALLY AT WEXFORD (ROUND 6 OF SUIRWAY GROUP SOUTH EAST STAGES CHAMPIONSHIP): 1 Steve Wood/Keith Moriarty (Impreza WRC) 126m 20s, 2 Enda O’Brien/John Butler (Escort) 127m 06s, 3 Adrian Hetherington/Gary Nolan (Escort) 127m 27s, 4 Kevin Barrett/Declan Tumilty (Impreza WRC) 130m 43s, 5 Mickey Conlon/Ciaran McPhillips (Escort) 131m 21s, 6 Tomas Davies/Eurig Davies (Fiesta) 131m

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Harry McGovern wins MI Mini-Max Championship

15 year old Harry McGovern, from Sandyford in Dublin, was presented with his trophy for winning the 2015 Mini-Max Karting Championship at the Motorsport Ireland Awards in Dublin last week. Harry added the Motorsport Ireland title to the Munster Mini Max championship and the prestigious “O” Plate and “IRL” Plate championships he also won this year. Having competed in 13

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Alex Dunne wins again- 3 times! – Motorsport.ie

9 year old Alex Dunne’s incredible season continued at the weekend when he visited Nutts Corner circuit, just outside Belfast in Northern Ireland Running his “IRL” plate, which he won in June this year, and despite not having tested the day before the race meeting, Alex was immediately on the pace. In the first of three finals, Alex found himself

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