In Pictures: Launch of 2019 North West 200

Preparation for the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils got underway in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine

Friday, 1st March 2019, 1:10 pm
Updated Friday, 1st March 2019, 1:20 pm
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Valerie and John Crichton of the NW200 communications team pictured with Claire McCollum at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON

Pictures: Stephen Davison

PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Glenn Irwin chats with Stephen Watson at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Michael Dunlop at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: A section of the huge crowd at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Alastair Seeley with the PBM/Be Wiser Ducati he will race at the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils on May 12-18. The deal was announced at the race launch in Coleraine tonight. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Jeremy McWilliams pictured with the KMR Kawasaki he will race at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Jeremy McWilliams, Glenn Irwin and Lee Johnston look at the trophy awarded to the winner of the 1929 North West 200 at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Mervyn Whyte, Event Director, at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Richard Cooper and Jeremy McWilliams pictured at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Maria Costello pictured with Claire McCollum at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Lee Johnston pictured with Stephen Watson at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Valerie and John Crichton of the NW200 communications team pictured with Claire McCollum at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Alastair Seeley with the PBM/Be Wiser Ducati he will race at the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils on May 12-18. The deal was announced at the race launch in Coleraine tonight. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Jeremy McWilliams, Glenn Irwin and Lee Johnston look at the trophy awarded to the winner of the 1929 North West 200 at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON
PACEMAKER, BELFAST, 28/2/2019: Mervyn Whyte, Event Director, pictured with racers Jeremy McWilliams, Glenn Irwin, Lee Johnston, Richard Cooper, Davey Todd and Maria Costello at the launch of the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils in the Lodge Hotel, Coleraine. PICTURE BY STEPHEN DAVISON