World Superbike king and I'm a Celebrity winner Carl ‘Foggy’ Fogarty MBE, the most successful World Superbike (WSB) racer of all time, will be guest of honour at the Llangollen International Motorcycle Festival - LlanBikeFest 15 on Saturday, August 1.
The 49-year-old winner of four WSB titles and eight world crowns will open the two day family-friendly event, spend the day meeting fans and provide plenty of opportunities for autographs and photos.
Carl said: “I’m looking forward to being back in Wales in August for
LlanBikeFest. I was at the Llangollen show a few years ago and received a great
reception - but now I hear the show is bigger and better, so it promises to be a
fantastic weekend for anyone who loves their bikes.”
The site has previously hosted successful bike shows – the last in 2011 – but
LlanBikeFest 15 is being organised by a new team of local motorcycle
enthusiasts, led by Harry Edwards.
Harry said: “The opportunity to meet Carl will be the icing on the cake for
what promises to be a fantastic celebration of every aspect of
The Llangollen International Motorcycle Festival at the town’s Pavilion is
set amid some of Britain’s best biking roads - at the foot of the Horseshoe Pass
and its famously bike-friendly Ponderosa Café.
On-site attractions will include displays, stunts, demonstrations, trade and
club stands, plus beer, bands and evening entertainment. There will also be
ride-outs from the site to explore some of the area’s most beautiful roads and
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