Kenny Blake – the story and the statue

Learn the story behind this amazing piece of work and the man who inspired it.

Kenny Blake was a famous Strathalbyn motor bike racer, known as racing’s “gentleman racer”.

In 2018 the first Kenny Blake Festival of Motorcycling was held. Marylou Nees has been a lover of all things two wheeled for most of her life.  She was the instigator and convener of the Festival, taking it from concept to a very successful event.

The spectacular statue has become a very popular tourist attraction in Strath with both motorcycling enthusiasts and lovers of creative works.

Presenter:  Marylou Nees


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