Ross Brown

Other News, Views and topics.

Moderators: DLRA, outbacktrev, Peter Noy, Rob Carroll, OLDtimer

Post Reply
Site Admin
Posts: 1511
Joined: Thu Feb 27, 2003 11:03 am
Location: Australia

Ross Brown

Post by DLRA »

And now for some sad news,
I've just been notified that Ross Brown had a stroke three weeks ago and is expected to be hospitalised for at least another 6 weeks.

Ross Brown has previously been the DLRA Chief Motorcycle Inspector and has also been helping out Graham Hadley our current DLRA Chief Motorcycle Inspector at Speed Week over the last couple of years. Ross's absence will be sorely missed this year.

Apart from the physical effects of the stroke, Ross will also be experiencing severe financial hardship as his factory is leased and obviously he won't be making much money for a while.

Graham will not be at Lake Gairdner until at least Saturday afternoon. Motorcycle Tech Inspection will probably not be taking place probably till Sunday now. He will also be bringing a shade structure as the other structure belonged to Ross.
We will all need to pitch in and give Graham a hand now where ever we can.

Please If you are talking to any bike guys that are entered pass on this info.

And here's hoping for a full and quick recovery for Ross.
Keep the shiney side up........
DLRA WebMaster / Editor

User avatar
Posts: 692
Joined: Sun Feb 06, 2011 9:17 pm
Location: Adelaide Hills

Re: Ross Brown

Post by RGV »

Best wishes to Ross. Get well soon mate.

Last Minute Racing
DLRA #928

2010 MPS/G 250 118 MPH
2011 Washed Out
2012 Washed Out
2013 MPS/G 250 131 MPH (RECORD)
2014 MPS/G 250 140 MPH (RECORD)
2015 MPS/F 250 DNF
2016 MPS/F 250 114 MPH (RECORD)
2017 MPS/F 250 DNF

David Leikvold
Posts: 979
Joined: Mon Apr 16, 2007 11:57 pm
Location: Brisbane

Re: Ross Brown

Post by David Leikvold »

Does anyone know if he's up to taking visitors, and if so where is he?

Good, Fast, Cheap, pick any two!

Posts: 3
Joined: Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:16 am

Re: Ross Brown

Post by Dinosaur »

Best wishes Ross. Look forward to seeing you in 2018 all fighting fit. Get well mate.

Posts: 7
Joined: Tue Aug 26, 2014 1:14 pm

Re: Ross Brown

Post by SlowRobo »

I visited Ross today at the Princess Alexandra Hospital ( P A ) Brisbane. He is feeling well and walking around. ( wondering why he is still there)
That's a great sign for recovery.

At present, it is probably not the time or place to discuss publicly health or financial position. He is in touch by phone to DLRA members.

He says the timing could not be worse with only a week to go.

PS , He has a nice green garden to look over . Probably bribed the staff to get it.

Ian Robinson.

Posts: 17
Joined: Fri Jun 16, 2006 10:09 pm
Location: NSW

Re: Ross Brown

Post by bobthebike »

Any news on how Ross is doing?

Posts: 522
Joined: Mon Nov 14, 2005 5:43 pm
Location: Buggery, a tidy town

Re: Ross Brown

Post by grumm441 »

He has been in NZ and is supposed to be heading home on Wednsday
They make it
I make it work

Post Reply