Joey Dunlop Start Finish

£25.00

William Joseph “Joey” Dunlop OBE (25 February 1952 – 2 July 2000) was a Northern Irish motorcyclist from Ballymoney.

His achievements include three hat-tricks at the Isle of Man TT meeting (1985, 1988 and 2000), where he won a record 26 races in total. A curve at the 26th milestone on the Isle of Man was named in his honour.

He was awarded the MBE in 1986 for his services to the sport, and in 1996 he was awarded the OBE for his humanitarian work for children in Romanian orphanages, to which he had delivered clothing and food.

This cross stitch pack is a pictorial representation of Joey Dunlop.

3 in stock (can be backordered)

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Description

Part of the Crafty Cat “Around the Island in Cross Stitch” series counted cross-stitch kits.

William Joseph “Joey” Dunlop OBE (25 February 1952 – 2 July 2000) was a Northern Irish motorcyclist from Ballymoney.

He won his third hat trick at the Isle of Man TT in 2000 and set his fastest lap on the course of 123.87 mph in the Senior race, which he finished third.

His achievements include three hat-tricks at the Isle of Man TT meeting (1985, 1988 and 2000), where he won a record 26 races in total. A curve at the 26th milestone on the Isle of Man was named in his honour.

He was awarded the MBE in 1986 for his services to the sport, and in 1996 he was awarded the OBE for his humanitarian work for children in Romanian orphanages, to which he had delivered clothing and food.

This cross stitch pack is a pictorial representation of Joey Dunlop.

The design chart is printed on A4 sheets and includes full instructions and needle.

Joey Dunlop Start Finish 8″ x 9″ : 20cm x 22.5cm on Zweigart, 100% cotton Ecru Aida and contains Madeira Mouliné embroidery threads.

The package will be posted signed for.

 

Additional information

Weight .5 kg
Dimensions 30 × 25 cm