|Name Dougie Lampkin|
|Born March 23, 1976 (age 39)
Silsden, West Yorkshire, England (1976-03-23) |
Dougie lampkin biography motorcycle trials rider as isle of man
Douglas Martin "Dougie" Lampkin, MBE, also known as Doug, (born 23 March 1976 in Silsden, West Yorkshire) is an English professional motorcycle trials and endurocross rider.
He has won five consecutive World Indoor (1997–2001) and seven consecutive World Outdoor Championships (1997–2003). He has also won four World Team Championships (Trial des Nations) in years 1997, 1999, 2002 and 2003, six British Adult Championships, two Spanish Adult Championships and the Scott Trial on four occasions.
He was born into a family steeped in motorcycle sport. His father, Martin Lampkin, was the first FIM Trial World Championship winner in 1975, and his Uncle, Arthur Lampkin, was also a regular winner on the British circuit in the 1960s.
Lampkin now lives on the Isle of Man. In 2001, he was awarded an MBE for services to his sport.