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Journey to a Dream

The Isle of Man is heralded as the road racing capital of the world, but what does it actually take for riders to get here? Beth Espey finds out

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Episodes

  • Marcus Simpson

    Friday, 9 February 2024

    32 minutes

    For six months you race, for six months you get ready to race - Marcus 'Spartacus' Simpson #23

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  • Anthony and Aron Redmond

    Thursday, 28 December 2023

    41 minutes

    I didn't realise normal people could race motorbikes - Father and son Anthony and Aron Redmond on living the dream

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  • Linda Alton-Heath

    Wednesday, 20 December 2023

    37 minutes

    Racer, motorcross mum, IOM sports Administrator of the Year, Chair of Andreas Racing Association - Linda Alton-Heath (AKA Superwoman!)

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  • Dave Moffitt

    Wednesday, 13 December 2023

    34 minutes

    From racing to recovery - Dave Moffitt takes us through his career and looks ahead to 2024

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  • Neal Champion

    Thursday, 16 November 2023

    31 minutes

    Riding the Mountain Course is like putting your brain through a washing machine - Neal Champion on his own career and being part of the home of club racing on the Isle of Man

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  • Jake Roberts

    Monday, 30 October 2023

    30 minutes

    We're people pleasers as sidecar passengers - Jake Roberts and his fiancée Abi Taylor on his first TT and the long winter ahead.

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  • Carolynn Sells

    Friday, 22 September 2023

    37 minutes

    I never think there's anything I can't do - Carolynn Sells on her record-breaking racing career.

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  • Jack Fowler

    Monday, 18 September 2023

    30 minutes

    Dear Santa, please can I have what I need to race at the TT please? Jack Fowler on taking the next step in his racing career.

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  • Adam Redding

    Thursday, 7 September 2023

    27 minutes

    It's a sublime sort of torture - Adam Redding on what it's like contemplating coming back to race on the Isle of Man after more than a decade.

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  • Glen English

    Thursday, 31 August 2023

    19 minutes

    Revisiting the dream, former MGP winner Glen English on why he wants to race on the Isle of Man again after more than 23 years.

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  • Israel Gillette

    Tuesday, 18 July 2023

    25 minutes

    All dogs are the best, he's just the most skilled rider. Israel Gillette on his canine companion Dan who he hopes will watch him start the MGP in the near future.

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  • Luke Blevins

    Friday, 7 July 2023

    18 minutes

    My Dad's a gem on the spanners - Luke Blevins on preparing for his first ever Southern 100

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  • Will Burchell

    Thursday, 6 July 2023

    17 minutes

    Their hearts are so big for the sport, Will Burchell on the people who make up the motorcycling community as he heads to the Southern 100 for the first time

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  • Brendan Ryan

    Monday, 3 July 2023

    25 minutes

    Bikes have been really good to me, Brendan Ryan on his racing career so far

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  • Mike Booth

    Friday, 30 June 2023

    42 minutes

    Be ambitious, aim high and enjoy the journey, Mike Booth on following his TT dream

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  • Andrew Jones

    Friday, 30 June 2023

    23 minutes

    Marathons, motorbikes and the Bank of Dad, Andrew Jones talks us through preparing for MGP 2023

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  • Connor Wade

    Wednesday, 28 June 2023

    27 minutes

    Getting to know the face behind the visor, Connor Wade tells us about preparing for MGP 2023

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  • Journey to a Dream - Oliver Dean

    Monday, 26 June 2023

    18 minutes

    From hairdressing to handlebars, Oliver Dean talks us through his racing career

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