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TT rider Paul Dobbs is remembered by hundreds of bikers
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New Zealand rider Paul Dobbs had competed in the TT since 1999

Hundreds of people attended a memorial service held at the TT Grandstand in Douglas for a motorcyclist killed during this year's races.

New Zealand rider Paul Dobbs, 39, died after a crash at Ballagarey during the second Supersport race on 10 June.

Over 200 riders followed the hearse carrying his coffin on one final lap of the course he loved so much.

Since the Isle of Man TT began in 1907, 132 riders have died on the Mountain Course.




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