Joey Dunlop
 

 

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Joey Dunlop 1952-2000

Winner of 26 races at the Isle of Man TT. He also won a further 24 races at the Ulster Grand Prix, and hundreds of others at the North West, Tandragee, Mid-Antrim 150, Cookstown 100, and other Irish National Road Races. He was honoured with the OBE and MBE and was made an honorary knight of the Isle of Man by the Manx Government. He crashed and died during a race in Tallinn in Estonia. He is buried in the cemetery of Garryduff Presbyterian Church, Co. Antrim.