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Release Date: Monday 9 May 2011

Podiums and points at Monza, and more road racing wins for Farquhar

The fourth round of the World Superbike Championship was held in Italy at the famous Monza circuit this weekend. SHARK-supported Fabien Foret finished the weekend on the third step of the podium after starting the race from fourth position. After being held up in the early stages of the race, Foret was eventually able to push through to a clear third place, which he took over the line - he is now ranked sixth in the overall championship.

Young-Brit and SHARK-protected Sam Lowes had a challenging weekend ahead of him after fracturing his left collarbone following a heavy crash at Assen three weeks previous. Lowes started the race on the front row in second place and battled through the pain of his shoulder to finish in a heroic fifth position. Lowes is now seventh in the overall championship.


Release Date: Tuesday 3 May 2011

Fantastic five for Farquhar plus points and podiums at Oulton Park

SHARK-protected Ryan Farquhar dominated the Cookstown 100 road races on Saturday - winning all five races he started. Perfect conditions blessed the 2.1-mile Orritor circuit and Farquhar’s day got off to an ideal start after winning the Open race despite pressure from Cameron Donald and Guy Martin. The Irishman then continued to rack up four further victories to remain unbeaten for the 2011 season. Fellow SHARK-protected riders Andy Farrell, John Burrow, Adrian Archibald, William Davidson and Wayne Hamilton took the remaining five places respectively. Ronan Pentony won the Senior Support race coming home over five seconds ahead of the second placed ride, Pentony also took third in the Junior Support race concluding a fantastic weekend for SHARK's road racers.
Release Date: Wednesday 27 April 2011

Brand new Race -R range to arrive in UK dealers next week

The eagerly awaited Race-R series from French helmet manufacturer SHARK will start hitting dealers next week. The Race-R Pro and Race-R helmets join SHARK’s extensive collection replacing the popular RSR2 at the top of the range - with completely new shells and a stunning brand new look.

 

Release Date: Tuesday 26 April 2011

Encouraging start for SHARK-riders at first BSB round

The first round of the MCE British Superbike Championship kicked off this weekend from a sun-drenched Brands Hatch, Kent. SHARK-supported riders had a strong weekend during the MCE Superbike races and the selected support races.
Release Date: Monday 4 April 2011

SHARK-protected Zarco on the podium at Jerez

Frenchman Johann Zarco finished the second race of the 125cc World Championship at Jerez this weekend on the third step of the podium. The thrilling race got underway in damp, patchy conditions with all riders starting on wet tyres. It became much tougher with the rain becoming stronger midway through the race leading to many accidents.