STATEMENT ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE MANX MOTOR CYCLE
The Manx Motor Cycle Club regrets to confirm that
Chris Swallow, 37, from Wellington, New Zealand died today
following an accident during the Classic TT Races on the
Isle of Man. The incident occurred at Ballaugh Bridge during
the Senior Classic TT Race.
Chris was an experienced
competitor. He made his debut in the 2007 Manx Grand Prix
and was a regular competitor in the Classic TT Races. He
achieved two runner-up places in the 2012 Classic Manx Grand
Prix – the 350cc and 500cc Races – and was fourth in last
year’s Senior Classic TT Race.
The Manx Motor Cycle Club
wishes to pass on their deepest sympathy to Chris’s family
including his father Bill and his wife Jen and children.