Skerries rider, Michael Sweeney, will contest the KDM Cookstown 100 on Kawasaki and Yamaha machinery.2014 saw the Skerries rider take Man of the Meeting at quite a few road races, the former Manx grand Prix winner, will again be on board the MJR Kawasaki, Trak Blast Yamaha and Kiely Heating supertwin Kawasaki  . Sweeney  is disappointed, that there isn’t a 250 race at Cookstown this year,  despite this setback, Michael  is  aiming to become the first ever Southern Centre rider to take  Back to Back 250 Irish Road race Championships !

On board John Burrows B.E.Racing Honda, Sweeney last year, became only the third Southern Centre rider to clinch the quarter litre road race championship!. The other two being Conor McGinn and Fran Morrisson!.

Sweeney had a run out last weekend at Bishopscourt, taking top 8 placings in both superbike races.

Sweeney was the IFS  National Road Racer of the year at the recent Adelaide Motor Bike Awards ceremony.


Programme of Events ‘Cookstown 100’ 2015


Saturday 18th Treasure Hunt and BBQ

Sign on Burn Road Car Park from 6.00pm

Sunday 19th April

Annual Bikers Service

Orritor Presbyterian Church 3.30pm

Tuesday 21st April

Vintage Vehicle Run

Union Street Car Park from 6.30pm leaving at 7.30pm

Thursday 23rd April

Classic Bike Run

Sign on from 6.30pm in Burn Road Car Park leaving 7.15pm

Friday 24th April

Practice Day

Roads Close 12 noon

Saturday 25th April

Race Day

Roads Close 10.00am


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