Hello and welcome to Alex’s Blog,
J&S Accessories Ltd are supporting a select few racers for the 2019 season ahead. We wanted to get to know our riders a bit better and thought we would share their answers to our questions with you. Enjoy!
Name: Glenn Irwin
From: Carrickfergus. Northern Ireland
2019 racing championship: British Superbike series
Previous race experience: Multiple Irish champion
Racing number (or how you picked it) 2 same as my Dad
Any superstition? Left glove/boot first
First win? Bishopscourt 2008
First racing memory? First win at Bishopscourt
Any racing heroes when you were younger? Troy Bayliss
How did you get in to racing? My Dad
Do you ride on the road? No
Favourite piece of kit? Frank Thomas D-Air suit.
Favourite race track? Ulster GP
Hobbies outside of racing? Motocross, table tennis
Occupation outside of racing? Family
Aspirations in racing? British Superbike champion then World champion
Any other thing you want to say? Pleased to be a part of the Frank Thomas J&S Accessoies brand for 2019
We’re pleased to have you on the team!
This is Glenn’s first year being supported by J&S Accessories Ltd. Glenn Irwin wears a made to measure Frank Thomas D-Air Leather racing suit, Frank Thomas Pro A09-16 Leather Racing Gloves and Dainese Pro Axial Boots and for wet races the Frank Thomas Rainmaster Jacket.
If you want to see Glenn in action you can follow him in the Bennetts British Superbikes Championship which starts on Friday April the 19th at Silverstone. You can also read about how he is getting along on the J&S Supported Rider Blogs that we will be releasing after every round so keep your eyes peeled!
Until next time, stay safe,