How many riders have died on the Isle of Man TT?

Dangers of the Race Since the inaugural race in 1907, there have been over 255 deaths on the race course.

When was the last Isle of Man TT death?

Sidecar rider Dwight Beare, 27, crashed on the opening day (Saturday, June 4) and lost his life. His passenger Benjamin Binns survived the crash and was described as being stable with a fractured ankle. As BBC notes, the race was immediately red-flagged but resumed later in the day.

Who died at Isle of Man TT 2014?

A second competitor has died while riding in the 2014 TT races on the Isle of Man, organisers have confirmed. Three-time British Supersport champion, Karl Harris, was killed during the Superstock race on Tuesday afternoon.

Who died in the Isle of Man TT 2019?

Daley Mathison
Daley Mathison, from Stockton-on-Tees, suffered fatal injuries in the crash during the competition’s opening race on 3 June 2019. The 27-year-old’s BMW S100RR struck trees before bursting into flames between Ashlar Drive and the Snugborough Trading Estate in Braddan.

Who died in the Isle of Man TT 2018?

Newcomer Adam Lyon
A motorcyclist who was killed while competing in the Isle of Man TT for the first time died from head injuries, an inquest has heard. Adam Lyon, 26, was fatally injured in a crash on the Mountain Course during the Supersport 1 race on Monday.

How many people have died of the Isles of Man race?

How many riders have died in the Isle of Man race? Between 1907 and 2019 there have been 151 fatalities during official practices or races on the Snaefell Mountain Course, and 260 total fatalities (this number includes the riders killed during the Manx Grand Prix, and Clubman TT race series of the late 1940s/1950s).

Who holds the fastest TT lap?

Peter Hickman
Current Isle of Man TT Lap Records

Category Rider Average Speed
Outright Peter Hickman 135.452mph / 217.989km/h
TT Superbike Dean Harrison 134.432mph / 216.347km/h
Supersport Michael Dunlop 129.197mph / 207.922km/h
Lightweight TT Michael Dunlop 122.750mph / 197.546km/h