Mark Hopkins


Nationality: England.

Home Town: Bournemouth.

Class: 500cc Sidecar (Passenger/Driver) & Left-hand Sidecar (Passenger); Passenger: Nathan Hibbs.

Drivers: 500cc Sidecars Dan BerwickMike ReadSinead McLarenAndy Hopkins; LH Sidecars Eirwyn Balman, Alex Balman, Tony Dart.

Family Connections: Andy Hopkins (Brother).


Major Honours

European Championship
Finalist: 2009, 2018.
Semi-final: 2010, 2012, 2016.
Best Semi-final Results
Third 2018.

British Championship
Appearances: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.


Other Majors

British Best Pairs: First 2008, Third 2006.

British Speedway Championship: Appearances 2019.

Eastern Centre Championship: First 2015.
Southern Centre Championship: First 2010, Third 2006.

Battle of Britain: Third 2018.
Frittenden Flyer: First 2016.
Jim Coles Spectacular: Third 2007.
Jon Underwood: Second 2013.
Kings of Speed: Third 2008.
Ledbury Leader: First 2007, Second 2006.
Master of Midshires: Second 2018.
Wimborne Whoppa: First 2012, Third 2006.


Club Successes

500cc Sidecars (Passenger)

2018: Second JCR, Worcester, Third Ledbury2017: First SCA, Second Frittenden2016: Third SCA2015: First Coventry, Second Ledbury, SCA2014: Third Wimborne, Bristol2013: First Wimborne, Third Ledbury; 2011: Second SWeGA, Third SWeGA2010: First Wimborne; 2009: Equal First Cornwall Solo, Second Moonfleet; 2008: First Moonfleet; 2006: First SCGTRA, Second SCGTRA.

500cc Sidecars (Driver)

2010: First Danebury, Third Danebury.

LH Sidecars (Passenger)

2018: Third Frittenden; 2017: First Waterlooville2015: Second Wimborne, Third GTSA.


Continental Successes

Teterow: This 2014.

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