Thrill-a-minute 8-hour enduro race at Killarney

The annual 8-hour endurance race for 150cc motorcycles got under way in perfect weather at Killarney on Saturday. The Le Mans-style start is a fast, hectic affair, featuring 20 teams with about 80 riders who take turns when its refuel time.

On your marks. Get set. Go…
Bike number 19 was the overall winner with team members Kewin Snyman, Dorren Loureiro, Dino Lozzo and Jonny Towers setting a new record for the number of laps completed in the 8-hour time. Picture: Colin Brown
Saturday’s annual 8-hour endurance race at Killarney is a favourite among competitors and fans, attracting riders from across the country. Picture: Colin Brown
Saturday’s 8-hour endurance race for 150cc motorcycles saw teams of up to four riders competing relay style on one bike per team. Picture: Colin Brown