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Jonathan Rea: 'What do I think about when I'm racing at 200mph? What's for lunch'

Superbike superstar on why he'll never get above his station

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Top of the pile: Jonathan Rea cemented his status as the greatest ever Superbike rider with a sixth consecutive world title

Top of the pile: Jonathan Rea cemented his status as the greatest ever Superbike rider with a sixth consecutive world title

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Top of the pile: Jonathan Rea cemented his status as the greatest ever Superbike rider with a sixth consecutive world title

For a man who spends so much time racing motorbikes, record-breaking world champ Jonathan Rea has his feet on the ground.

But the Ballyclare-based rider has admitted it's a case of meals on wheels on the track - and often starts thinking about grub when he is hurtling at speeds of up to 200mph.

"There have been times I've thought more about food," he revealed, when asked if his mind ever wanders at work.


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