1. Steve Hislop Monster Mob Ducati 1min 31.627secs (1min 31.457secs)
2. Michael Rutter Renegade Ducati 1min 32.025secs (1min 31.941secs)
3. Shane Byrne Renegade Ducati 1min 32.325secs (1min 32.207secs)
4. John Reynolds Rizla Suzuki 1min 32.949secs (1min 33.165secs)
5. Sean Emmett Virgin Mobile Aiwa Yamaha 1min 32.965secs (1min 32.693secs)
6. Paul Brown Ducati UK/D&B Racing Ducati 1min 33.354secs (1min 33.695secs)
7. Glen Richards Hawk Racing Kawasaki 1min 33.466secs (1min 33.441secs)
8. Dean Ellison Ducati UK/D&B Racing Ducati 1min 33.923secs (1min 33.457secs)
9. Gary Mason Motopower Honda 1min 33.963secs (1min 34.050secs)
10. Karl Harris Rizla Suzuki 1min 33.995secs (1min 33.681secs)
11. Dean Thomas Dienza Ducati 1min 34.023secs (1min 34.005secs)
12. John Crawford Crescent ETI Suzuki 1min 34.350secs (1min 34.296secs)
13. Steve Plater Virgin Mobile Aiwa Yamaha 1min 34.500secs (1min 33.065secs)
14. Simon Crafar Virgin Mobile Aiwa Yamaha 1min 34.654secs (1min 34.136secs)
15. Jason Davis Team Shark Yamaha 1min 35.213secs (1min 34.846secs)
16. Adrian Coates Padgetts Suzuki 1min 35.253secs (1min 34.832secs)

17. Lee Jackson Marshall Tufflex TW2 Honda 1min 35.106secs
18. Phil Giles Padgetts Suzuki 1min 35.111secs*
19. Mark Burr Hawk Racing Kawasaki 1min 35.227secs
20. Marty Nutt Padgetts Suzuki 1min 35.303secs
21 Jon Kirkham Grafters Recruitment Suzuki 1min 35.398secs*
22. Dave Wood Myco Motorsport Kawasaki 1min 35.719secs
23. Gordon Blackley DBK-PR Racing Honda 1min 37.316secs
24. Simon Smith BSD/Performance Bikes Suzuki 1min 38.471secs
25. Nick Medd Crescent ETI Suzuki 1min 39.974secs*

107 per cent time: 1min 40.602secs

Dnq Andy Walker PR Racing Honda 1min 41.499secs*

[Top 16 times set in Superpole (riders' qualifying times in brackets)]
[* denotes times set in first qualifying session]