British Superbike riders stop in Lincoln

Some of the county’s best superbike riders made a stop in Lincoln on their way to British championships in Lincolnshire this weekend.

The 2018 Bennets British Superbike Championship takes place at Cadwell Park between Friday, August 17 and Sunday, August 19.

The team and riders held a meet and greet with fans and enthusiasts ahead of the big ‘Party in the Park’ event on City Square in Lincoln on Thursday.

Superbikes including the Be Wiser Ducati, the home team Honda Racing’s Fireblade and the Smiths Racing BMW, the McAMS Yamaha and an Anvil Hire TAG Yamaha were on display on the square.

Racing heroes including Glenn and Andrew Irwin, Jason O’Halloran and Tom Neave, plus local ace Peter Hickman and teammate Sylvain Barrier were on hand to sign autographs.

Local photographer Tony Crowe was on hand to capture some of the afternoon’s highlights.

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe

Photo: Tony Crowe