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Bernie Lund

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 33. Bernard Lund, from Skipton, Yorks., has competed in five years' Manx Grand Prix Races-1955-6-7-8 and 1960. He retired in the 1955 Junior, but the next year he was 22nd on a 350 B.S.A. in both Junior and Senior races. In 1957 he was 35th in the Junior but 22nd again in the Senior on his 350 Beeza. In 1958 he broke down in both races and did not ride in 1959 — "thought he had had enough." Last year. however, he was back again, in both Junior and Senior races. He finished 26th in the Junior at 83.49 m.p.h., with a Replica, but had to retire on the last lap of the Senior. His Norton is a 1958 model with 1960 mods., whilst his B.S.A. is a 1956 Gold Star. ex-F. Wallace, who had many short circuit successes on it. Hobbies: Shooting and most sports.
(TT Special, 7 September 1961)

Competed in

RacePositionTimeSpeedMachine
1968 Senior TT52:23:03.6094.96Matchless
1968 Junior TTRAJS
1967 Senior TT192:26:30.4092.72Matchless
1967 Junior TTRNorton
1966 Junior TT212:34:23.8087.99AJS
1965 Lightweight TTRGreeves
1965 Junior TTRAJS
1964 Junior MGP92:36:19.0086.9AJS
1963 Senior MGPRNorton
1963 Junior MGP112:33:18.0088.61AJS
1962 Senior MGP92:34:54.0087.7Matchless
1962 Junior MGP122:42:02.0083.83AJS
1961 Senior MGPRBSA
1961 Junior MGPRNorton
1960 Senior MGPRNorton
1960 Junior MGP262:42:41.0083.49Norton
1958 Senior MGPRNorton
1958 Junior MGPRBSA
1957 Senior MGP222:45:38.0082BSA
1957 Junior MGP352:51:37.0079.15BSA
1956 Senior MGP222:47:38.0081.03BSA
1956 Junior MGP222:46:31.0081.58BSA
1955 Junior MGPRNorton

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