Top British Superbike Riders set to visit Lincoln

Some of the top BSB riders will be at Lincoln doing a meet and greet session on Thursday afternoon.
Some of the top BSB riders will be at Lincoln doing a meet and greet session on Thursday afternoon.

The MCE BSB weekend kicks off on Thursday (August 20) as some of the leading contenders head into Lincoln for an hour-long meet and greet session from 1pm.

In association with Visit Lincoln, the teams and riders will descend on Lincoln High Street at St Benedicts Square with Superbikes including the championship-leading Milwaukee Yamaha of Josh Brookes, the home team Honda Racing’s Fireblade, the title-defending PBM Kawasaki and the Buildbase BMW of Lee Jackson.

Peter Hickman’s RAF Reserves BMW, the Anvil Hire TAG Kawasaki and Gearlink Kawasaki’s Supersport contender of Ben Wilson will also be on display.

From 1pm–2pm fans can meet top riders for autographs and photos including championship leader Josh Brookes, defending champion Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne, and the Buildbase BMW local contenders Ryuichi Kiyonari and Lee Jackson.

Plus Honda Racing’s Dan Linfoot and Jenny Tinmouth, Peter Hickman, plus Chris Walker and Thruxton podium finisher James Westmoreland.