WSBK » Superpole cancelled after support race tragedy


Tom Sykes will start on pole position at Phillip Island after a serious accident during a preceding support race forces organisers to scrap Superpole.

Sort Comments: Oldest | Newest

Nico - Unregistered

February 25, 2012 5:43 AM

So Valkyrie you believe the organizers should keep the 'paying' customers informed second by second. I think that takes a distant third seat considering what has arisen. I was there and I know they (the organizers) had more pressing matters to attend to.

Ryan41 - Unregistered

February 25, 2012 5:50 AM

Valkyrie- the accident was serious and has ended a young teenagers life. Spectators should come last.

Fred Eyre - Unregistered

February 25, 2012 6:16 AM

Yeah, Valkyrie, that would be so heart warming for his kin to hear the announcement over a loud speaker

Jayne

February 25, 2012 7:13 AM

Valkyrie
When nothing is said it is usually bad news, there are families and due process to consider before the paying/watching public can be told. Have some compassion........

shaftalot

February 25, 2012 7:17 AM

Wow i can't believe anyone could be so selfish in the face of what has happened .
My condolences go out to his loved ones ..

Nico - Unregistered

February 25, 2012 7:24 AM

You're digging a bigger hole for yourself Valkyrie so best to zip it and rethink your dedication to the sport. If you don't like it then don't come and watch and support easy as that.
Now to what matters the most. Deepest sympathy to Oscar McIntyres family, friends, team mates and supporters.

J - Unregistered

February 25, 2012 7:37 AM

Valkyrie,
I got what you are saying but that was a post that should have remained in your head. Not because you thought it, means you should have said it. As some one on here said there were more pressing matters that any "paying fan" would understand. Sorry for your inconvenience (sarcasm intended)
With that said...I was not there but as a FAN of the sport and even though I do not know of Oscar...my prayers are with his family and friends.
RIP..Race on brother!!

Page 1 of 4
1 2 3 4  »

Join the conversation - Add your comment

Please login or register before adding your comments.

Although the administrators and moderators of this website will attempt to keep all objectionable comments off these pages, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the poster, and neither Crash Media Group nor Crash.Net will be held responsible for the content of any message. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. If you find a message objectionable, please contact us and inform us of the problem or use the [report] function next to the offending post. Any message that does not conform with the policy of this service can be edited or removed with immediate effect.

© 1999 - 2014 Crash Media Group

The total or partial reproduction of text, photographs or illustrations is not permitted in any form.