Joey Dunlop: King of the Roads PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Joey Dunlop: King of the Roads free pdf In the fifteen years since Joey Dunlop's untimely death, his stature has only grown. One of the racing world's most successful riders, and certainly its leading role-model, he is sorely missed by bike enthusiasts everywhere. Joey Dunlop's racing career began in 1969, and his yellow helmet and number 3 bike quickly became synonymous with high-octane wins. He was one of the most exciting riders the sport has ever seen, drawing huge crowds to the Isle of Man TT races and to every other course he raced. Joey received an MBE for his motorcycling prowess- his racing record remains unsurpassed: twenty-six wins in twenty-five years at the TT races, and five times World Champion. On 2 July 2000 the forty-eight-year-old rider crashed during a race in the republic of Estonia. The death of Joey Dunlop triggered an unparalleled emotional response as the sporting world and his fans openly mourned his passing. He is still revered as a motorcycling legend. This book looks at Joey Dunlop's legacy and captures the rider, the family man, the winner, the humanitarian - the person behind the legend that is the 'King of the Roads'. Available for the first time in paperback.

About Stephen Davison

STEPHEN DAVISON is a photographer with Pacemaker, Belfast. A road-racing enthusiast, he has followed the career of Joey Dunlop for many years, producing award-winning pics for specialist magazines, newspapers and TV.

Details Book

Author : Stephen Davison
Publisher : O'Brien Press Ltd
Data Published : 06 April 2015
ISBN : 1847176852
EAN : 9781847176851
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 144 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Joey Dunlop: King of the Roads



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Joey Pigza Loses Control free pdfJoey Pigza Loses Control

    Joey's dad is well and truly wired. After months of nagging. Joey Pigza is finally allowed to spend the summer holidays with his dad. But he soon finds out why Mom was so worried..


  • Hit Hard free pdfHit Hard

    In 1997. amid Aerosmith's sold-out world tour and number one album release. word about Joey's troubles was reported in the press.Despite the advice he had received to play it down. Joey revealed in an interview his ongoing struggles with depression..


  • Joey Stefano free pdfJoey Stefano

    Joey Stefano (1968-94) Nick Iacona was blessed with ethereal beauty. Sexually abused by his father. he left his Philadelphia home at 15 to hustle in Los Angeles. changed his name to Joey Stefano..


  • Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key [With Earbuds] free pdfJoey Pigza Swallowed the Key [With Earbuds]

    Joey Pigza can't sit still. He can't pay attention. he can't follow the rules. and he can't help itespecially when his meds aren't working. Joey's had problems ever since he was born. problems just like his dad and grandma have..


  • The Bletchley Girls free pdfThe Bletchley Girls

    'Lively...in giving us the daily details of their lives in the women's own voices Dunlop does them and us a fine service' New Statesman 'Dunlop is engaging in her personal approach..


  • Joey Dunlop: King of the Roads free pdfJoey Dunlop: King of the Roads

    . In the fifteen years since Joey Dunlop's untimely death, his stature has only grown. One of the racing world's most successful riders, and certainly its leading role-model, he is sorely missed by bi