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Jack Gow

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 20, Jack Gow is a motor cycle mechanic, and comes from Dundee. He tells us that he has ridden at all Scottish circuits with various firsts, seconds, thirds, fourths and fifths. He rode a Ducati in, last year's 125 c.c. T.T. and finished 21st at 64.04 m.p.h.with a Finishers' Award. Last April he was third in the 200 c.c. race at Charterhall.
Jack's machine for this year's Lightweight (250) race is a 175 c.c. model.
Hobbies! "Motor cycling and swimming". (TT Special, 12 June 1961, p. 26)

Competed in

RacePositionTimeSpeedMachine
1995 Senior Classic MGPRNorton
1994 Senior Classic MGP41:29:45.00100.88Wardrope Norton
1994 Junior Classic MGPRRichards Seeley
1993 Senior Classic MGPRNorton
1993 Junior Classic MGP31:34:39.0095.66AJS
1992 Senior Classic MGP41:30:30.00100.05Norton
1992 Junior Classic MGP91:18:54.0086.06AJS
1991 Senior Classic MGP151:36:14.0094.09Norton
1990 Senior Classic MGPRTriumph Weslake
1984 Production 1500 TT51:05:41.80103.11Kawasaki
1984 Historic 350 TTRAermacchi
1983 Junior Classic MGP61:17:19.0087.82Aermacchi
1965 Senior TTRNorton
1965 Junior TTRAJS
1964 Lightweight TTRNSU
1964 Junior TT252:35:30.4087.36Norton
1963 Senior TTRTriumph
1963 Junior TTRNorton
1962 Senior TTRTriumph
1961 Ultra Lightweight TTRDucati
1961 Lightweight TTRDucati
1960 Ultra Lightweight TT211:46:03.8064.04Ducati

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