Motorcyclists, TT race, Isle of Man, June 1961.
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Left to right: T Phillips, 3rd, Luigi Taveri (no 5), 2nd, and Mike Hailwood, the winner. Smiles from the 125 winners - it was on the corners that Hailwood managed to beat the Swiss Taveri, who beat his own lap record. The world-famous TT (Tourist Trophy) Motorcycle Races have been held on the Isle of Man since 1907.