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#201 picblanc

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 20:56

Skip Aksland on one of Kenny Roberts spare bikes, Trans Trophy Brands Hatch 1977, Skip was promoted from Team reserve rider to the team, after the tragedy that befell Pat Evans & Randy Cleek the weekend before @ Imola. Skip finished 7th & 3rd in races.
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Posted 14 March 2012 - 21:16

Mick Grant Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch 1976, 12th & 6th in races.
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Posted 14 March 2012 - 21:47

Ray Stringer Brands Hatch Trans Trophy 1991, Winner of all three races @ Mallory Park using his 1000cc motor which was within the rules, everyone else thought it was for 750cc machines!
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It wasnt his motor, it was borrowed from Dek Crutchlow, Cal's dad, the week before,out of his proddy bike, i was there on the wednesday practice helping out .

Good times.

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 21:52

Nice one Phil, thanks for the clarification, indeed good times. :up: :wave:

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 21:56

Post #90 photo restored.

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Posted 14 March 2012 - 21:59

Roger Marshall Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch 1977, Roger was Team reserve rider & was 13th in race two.
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Posted 14 March 2012 - 22:17

Post #88 photo restored.

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Posted 15 March 2012 - 20:21

Pat Hennen Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch 1977, two 4th places in the races.
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Posted 19 March 2012 - 22:27

Randy Cleek Trans Trophy Brands Hatch 1976, 9th & 11th in races.
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 21:56

Dave Emde Trans Trophy Brands Hatch 1978, 14th & 13th in races.
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Posted 22 March 2012 - 17:50

Post #65 photo restored.

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Posted 02 April 2012 - 21:14

Kenny 1976 Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch.
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Posted 04 May 2012 - 21:35

1974 Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch, Jim Evans TZ700 just visible back left, Nixons TR750 #8, John Long & Roberts with the red hair of Gary Nixon far end just visible, George Vukmanovic in white cap, Gary Fisher bent over his bike far right, John Long TZ in foreground.
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Posted 04 May 2012 - 21:46

1978 Trans Trophy.
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Posted 04 May 2012 - 21:56

Dave Aldana 1977 Trans Trophy @ Brands Hatch riding Kevin Staffords bike.
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Posted 04 May 2012 - 22:00

John Long & Yvon DuHamel, Trans Trophy Brands Hatch 1974.
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Posted 05 May 2012 - 03:17

John Long & Yvon DuHamel, Trans Trophy Brands Hatch 1974.
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That looks like Gavin Trippe the promoter in the middle in the can of fruit. He now works for Mecum Auctions and lives in Sunny Socal. I will direct him to this thread as he would enjoy it..

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 13:14

Hope he does Mo. :up: :wave:

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 20:50

1974 Trans Trophy DuHamel Kawasaki, Nixon Suzuki & Gavin Trippe in check jacket.
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Posted 05 May 2012 - 20:53

Roberts Yamaha, Brands Hatch Trans Trophy 1974, chap with tash who is polishing the tank is familiar?
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Posted 05 May 2012 - 20:54

1974 Trans Trophy DuHamel Kawasaki, Nixon Suzuki & Gavin Trippe in check jacket.


... and the red-haired we already discussed years ago :rolleyes:

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 21:15

... and the red-haired we already discussed years ago :rolleyes:


We did Rupert, don't think she was identified? Perhaps this time round? :wave:

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Posted 06 May 2012 - 18:18

Kel Carruthers, Gene Romero, Gary Fisher, & Gavin Trippe in background @ Brands Trans Trophy 1974.
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Posted 07 May 2012 - 23:43

Kel Carruthers, Gene Romero, Gary Fisher, & Gavin Trippe in background @ Brands Trans Trophy 1974.
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I was behind Romero with my brothers Norton in the scrutineering queue that year, once he was done he bump started his bike on his own....up the hill.

Edited by Robin127, 07 May 2012 - 23:44.