Check out the new updated post with updated information for the 2020 TT Races : http://tbni.blog/2020/01/13/2020-isle-of-man-tt-prize-breakdown-race-winners-payout/
Check out the new updated post with more information for the 2019 TT Races : http://tbni.blog/2019/04/02/2019-isle-of-man-tt-race-winners-payout/
2018 Isle of Man TT Race Winners’ Payout – One of the most popular posts of the last year on this blog was the Isle of Man TT – Race Winners Payout so with the start of the Road Racing Season less that two weeks away from and TT fever starting to build I thought I would update the post for 2018 – and add a little more information to cover more than just the TT Senior Race.
But one of the most discussed topics is how much do these guys / girls get for winning the TT? You might be surprised, but one thing that is very important; for the majority – if not all the competitiors – it isn’t about the cash – it’s about the prestige.
Prize Fund for Superbike TT Race & Sidecar TT Race 1 :
£18,000 for a clean race win from start to finish might seem like a decent payout to many but think about the price of the bike, the transport, accomodation, fuel, tyres, mechanical upkeep… There’s not going to be too much left over for beers – and think of coming 20th – that’s an amazing achievement in its own right! The £300 would not even cover the ferry!
Anyway as I say it is all about the prestige and these guys / girls deserve every bit of accolation and credit they get – they are at the absolute top of their game and to do it for the pay scale above really shows how dedicated these people are!
Prize Fund for Superstock TT Race & Supersport TT Race 1 :
Prize Fund for Superbike Senior TT Race & Sidecar TT Race 1 :
Prize Fund for Sidecar TT Race2 & Senior TT :
Keep ‘er lit and between the hedges! Here is to a safe and enjoyable TT2018 for all!
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