With the official launch earlier this week, the countdown to TT 2019 is ON LIKE DONKEY KONG! We can hardly believe a whole damn year has passed since last year’s festivities, and what a year it was!
To help exacerbate your TT anticipation, we’ve rounded up our favourite moments from last year’s action packed extravaganza…
#1 The record breaking RACING!
Just a casual 135.452mph lap for Hicky in the Senior TT race… Unbelievable Gef! The boys sure put on a show last year didn’t they?!
Photo Credit: Manx Radio
#2 The ‘Battle’ of the Beer Tents (and arguably, the best TT beer tent offerings we’ve ever had!)
Photo Credit: Vannin Photos
Photo Credit: Hooded Ram Festival
Photo Credit: The Trackside IOM
#3 When Gary Barlow declared his love for the Isle of Man
#4 The glorious weather
It’s true what they say, ‘There’s no better place when the sun’s out!’.
We had straight up sun and shine, with double figure temperatures for pretty two weeks straight… Totes #blessed! More of the same this year please, thanks, bye.
#5 The bikers who saved the ducklings
Power rangers save the day. On the way to play bikes on the mountain we came across this family trying to cross the road in a pretty dangerous place. So we helped them out.For licensing please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by Paul Castley on Saturday, 26 May 2018
Video Credit: Paul Castley
#6 Gef’s Big Top
Well guys…it's here! THE LAST DAY OF TT 2018! *cries* 😭Before we get all emoshe, we just want to say a huge THANK YOU to Martin and Harry from Bushy's Brewery Ltd for letting us join in party at the INCREDIBLE TT Village, has it not just been the best TT EVER?! ❤️Thank you to each and every one of you who have joined us for Gary-o-ke, Apres TT, Mod Sunday and our TTiki nights…and how could we forget, the Island's first LOVE ISLAND pop-up bar 😂🍹TONIGHT is sadly our last night, but we get to go out with a bang (literally!) with an INCREDIBLE view of the TT fireworks display 🎇 We're limiting numbers to the bar, to make sure everyone gets a good view – so join us early to make sure you bag yourself a good spot! We'll be accepting donations on the door for the wonderful @Wish Upon A Dream Isle of Man ✨Have an INCREDIBLE Senior Race Day, and we'll see you on the rooftop from 5pm! 💃🏼🕺🏻
Posted by Gef The Mongoose on Friday, 8 June 2018
A huge thank you to Martin and all the team at Bushy’s for giving us the opportunity to get involved with our very own TT tent last year. If you came to see us, we hope you had a blast! Thank you again for being a part of something so special!
#7 HRH Prince Wills came to town!
He mingled up at the Grandstand with the general public, set the TT Zero bikes off and got to watch a bit of the action. A day fit for a Royal!
They’re loud aren’t they Wills!? But we LOVE ‘EM.
#8 Carl Cox DJ’d in Rammo
Mega superstar DJ and Motorsport fan, Carl Cox, pulled up at Conrod’s Coffee Shop in Rammo for a cheeky school night disco… Only in Ramsey eh!!
Photo Credit: Carl Cox Motorsport Facebook
#9 The BEST videos of the TT virgins
First time watching the TT this year? It was for this guy! Everyone remembers their first time…
Posted by Big Sky films on Friday, 1 June 2018
Our friend and TT VIRGIN during practice 😂
Posted by Dawn Curry on Saturday, 2 June 2018
It’s a good reminder of just how FLIPPIN’ BAD ASS these guys are!
#10 The Return of TT Entertainment (VIVA LA Purple Helmets!!)
The Red Arrows, Beach racing and stunt shows a plenty… It was SO good to watch our Island shows off it’s best side once more!
Photo Credit: Martyn Anderson