A victorious Rhys Irwin returned house from the weekend of desires at Knockhill, Scotland British Superbikes Spherical 4 nonetheless smiling.
The weekend began off with the same old bike arrange changes for FP1 & 2 with Rhys discovering pace early within the weekend.
Qualifying noticed Rhys on the entrance row of the grid because the third quickest racer for Race 1 on Saturday night, which quickly grew to become a 3 manner race battle to the road with Rhys ending on the heels of World Supersport racer Tom Sales space Amos and British Supersport Champion Luke Stapleford.
With all to race for Rhys’s workforce labored late into the evening to seek out tenths of seconds which is all that separated the highest three racers.
Sunday morning heat up noticed Rhys feeling comfy with the brand new settings and assured for Race 2.
Rhys received an important begin for Race 2 along with his Workforce mate Perrins taking the holeshot Rhys rapidly settled into main tempo and by lap three was main with a 1 second lead.
Irwin held his nerve operating good strains holding off Stapleford and Currie to take pleasure in celebrations all spherical as he crossed the road taking the win.
After the race an ecstatic Rhys mentioned ‘I’m simply so, so joyful and what a gift for my dad on Father’s Day. Knockhill is without doubt one of the hardest circuits on the calendar and it’s my first time right here with this bike.
“I knew I had the battle for the win after Saturday’s race however I simply didn’t imagine I might do it so early within the season. To get the rostrum yesterday and again it up at this time with the win is unreal.
“Because of my workforce for the fixed work on the bike and naturally all my sponsors I simply wouldn’t be right here with out. James Gallagher Oasis Bar, Northwest customs & Snugborough Letterkenny, Mondello Park supporters membership, Mondello Park, Motorcycling Eire, Hugo Kelly Tree providers, Join IT software program,McCafferty Haulage RK Racing and Principal Insurance coverage.”
Motorcycling: Irwin takes the win at Knockhill British Superbikes was final modified: June nineteenth, 2023 by