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Mike Ripper


Mike Ripper

Age: 69

City and Country of Origin: Portsmouth UK  

What does your family think of your racing? They’re ok with it so long as I’m enjoying myself

Professional Life: Commercial vehicle auto electrician and air conditioning and heating specialist  

Favorite Race Bike Growing up:   Suzuki PE Enduro bike and Norton wasp sidecar

What was your first race, and what kind of bike was it:   Bultaco Metisse at Oxenbourne, Hants UK

What do you like about racing in the U.S. : Friendships made and the comraderie

What would you like to see in the U.S.: Top 4 States as I’ve visited the


What would you like to take home that symbolizes your experience with racing here in the Don Matthews? Just a simple momento to remember you by

Awards and accomplishments

International Sidecar passenger competed all across Europe and the USA

Solo Enduro rider at expert and championship


What would you like to say to the Americans and other racers? Thanks to Robin Hannah for bringing us all together and thank everyone for all their