Simon Andrews dies after North West 200 crash

By Cycle CanadaPosted on

Englishman Simon Andrews has died as a result of injuries sustained in a crash during Northern Ireland’s North West 200. 

The crash occurred during Saturday’s Superstock race. After receiving immediate on-site medical treatment Andrews was airlifted to the Belfast Royal Victoria Hospital, where he passed away on Monday. He was 29 years old. 

Andrews was competing in the NW200 for the Penz13.com team. Throughout his career he had stints in British Supersport, British Superbike and World Superbike, as well as three appearances at the Isle of Man TT (2011, 2012, 2013). He also rode for the Honda TT Legends team in 2012 and 2013.

Our thoughts and condolences go out to his family, friends and fans.

RECENT ARTICLES



Sport Bike Preview: Tremblay, Young face off at Shannonville


Superbike Preview: Young kicks off 2024 title quest at Shannonville


“GRAY BROWN” is the name of the new BMW R100 customized by Lord Drake Kustoms


Mitas gives Enduro riders a new level of handling terrain with release of TERRA FORCE-EF 2 SM


Never Stop! KTM Responds to the demands of Orange Bleeders


Husqvarna Motorcycles Announces Exciting New Motocross and Cross-Country Line-Up for 2025