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The Last Lap

The Last Lap “In the footsteps of Joey Dunlop”
Independent Pictures
Director: Karen McGrath
Observational Documentary for BBC NI.
Winner of ESB BEST SPORTS BROADCAST AWARD.
Shot on DVW 700wsp Digibeta
In 2003, a motorcycle club, The lost riders travelled across Europe to bring aid to an orphanage in Estonia. They were following in the footsteps of five times world champion, Joey Dunlop and were accompanied by John Harris, Joey’s’ close friend and manager. The journey ends at the spot where Joey was tragically killed in one of the few remaining road races of this kind. In this clip the group visit Treblinka, an extermination camp which Joey visited on one of his many solo aid trips.

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