Standings after round 6, Brands Hatch

  • 1 Shane Byrne PBM Kawasaki 221
  • 2 Josh Brookes Milwaukee Yamaha 216
  • 3 James Ellison JG Speedfit Kawasaki 147
  • 4 Stuart Easton PBM Kawasaki 139
  • 5 Jason O'Halloran Honda Racing 103
  • 6 Tommy Bridewell Tyco BMW 99
  • 7 Michael Laverty Tyco BMW 98
  • 8 Richard Cooper Anvil Hire TAG Racing Ka... 76
  • 9 Dan Linfoot Honda Racing 62
  • 10 Billy McConnell Smiths Racing BMW 53

Standings after Knockhill

  • Shane Byrne (PBM Kawasaki) 201
  • Josh Brookes (Milwaukee Yamaha) 163
  • Stuart Easton (PBM Kawasaki) 135
  • James Ellison (JG Speedfit Kawasaki) 118
  • Jason O'Halloran (Honda Racing) 96
  • Tommy Bridewell (Tyco BMW) 86

British Superbike clan touchdown at Knockhill

Can anyone challenge Mr Byrne?

Credit: britishsuperbike.com

The MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship arrived in Scotland today as some of the leading protagonists and the home-grown contenders blasted over the Forth Road Bridge to signal the arrival of the series this weekend at Knockhill circuit.

The annual Superbike event is one biggest sporting events in Scotland and the traffic was halted at the Forth Road Bridge this morning as the show rolled into town with riders including Shane 'Shakey' Byrne, JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s James Ellison, Tyco BMW’s Tommy Bridewell, Honda Racing’s Jason O'Halloran and Bennetts Suzuki’s Christian Iddon.

Stuart Easton led the home heroes as Taylor and Tarran Mackenzie plus Ducati TriOptions Cup champion Dennis Hobbs.

The riders were also enforcing the road safety message to all spectators riding to the event this weekend to save racing for the track.