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Mick Bancroft

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 19, Michael Bancroft is a motor cycle mechanic and comes from Horsforth, Leeds. He has had experience of trials and scrambles, and has already ridden in various short circuit races, and in the A.C.U. Clubman's race at Oulton Park. Last year was his first "Manx"; he rode an A.J.S, in the junior race, but had to retire on the fifth lap. (TT Special, 5 September 1961, p.8)

Competed in

1973 Senior MGPRNorton
1973 Junior MGPRNorton
1972 Senior MGPRMatchless
1972 Lightweight MGP101:39:33.0090.94Yamaha
1970 Lightweight MGP61:44:04.0087.02Suzuki
1969 Lightweight MGP61:44:31.0086.64Yamaha
1968 Lightweight MGP21:44:40.0086.52Bancroft Special
1967 Lightweight MGPRSuzuki
1963 Senior MGPRMatchless
1963 Junior MGP192:36:31.0086.79AJS
1962 Junior MGP162:43:30.0083.08AJS
1961 Junior MGP363:10:01.0071.49AJS
1960 Junior MGPR0AJS


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