Andy set for trip to Australia

Andy Bailey, a self-employed motorcycle mechanic from Chesterfield, is off to Australia racing in the British Classic Superbike Team in January 2012.

This is an annual event hosted by the Australians at Phillip Island – France Germany and America will also be sending Teams.

Andy is a regular participant with the Classic Racing Motorcycle Club, and he will be riding alongside ex Moto GP rider Jeremy McWilliams and TT star Ryan Farquar along with other seasoned international riders.

Andy will be riding a 1170 1983 Harris Magnum Kawasaki which he built and prepared.

Andy is being sponsored by architects Steve and Tim from Mitchell and Proctor, Amber Racing of Sheepbridge and Matrix Engineering of Sheepbridge.