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Mark Coyne with his son, Kevin. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Mark Coyne with his son, Kevin. Photo by Domnick Walsh

Mark Coyne with his son, Kevin. Photo by Domnick Walsh

"For me, personally, I see the potential in him, and I want to give him the opportunity to be as good as we think he is. We don't want to look back in ten years' time and wonder what might have been."

So Mark Coyne said of his 18-year-old son, Kevin, this week as he launched his 2020 British Superbike Championship campaign, set to get underway in a little over a month's time.

It's been a remarkable ascent for the young Farranfore motorbike racer, for whom this is just his second year competing, and it comes a little over two years on from first dipping his toes in the sport.