Tour of Britain

Kittel Wins Tour of Britain Opener

Marcel Kittel has won the opening stage of the Tour of Britain with a sprint finish at the conclusion of the eight-lap, 104.8km start in Liverpool...
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Women’s Tour of Britain

The International Cycling Union (UCI) has given the Women’s Tour of Britain a 2.1 status for its launch in 2014. The classification is significant for a number of reasons: firstly it puts the event on a par with some of the highest-rated women’s races in the world
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Wiggins Wins the Tour of Britain

Wiggins Wins the Tour of Britain

In an otherwise disappointing year, which saw his withdrawal from the Giro d’Italia through illness and a no-show at the Tour de France (illness and injury), Bradley Wiggins has secured a decisive win at the Tour of Britain. Wiggins started the final stage – the 10-lap 88km
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Wiggins Leads Tour of Britain

Wiggins Leads Tour of Britain

Olympic champion and 2012 Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins now leads the Tour of Britain after a dominating performance and solid win at the Stage Three Individual Time Trial. Wiggins conquered the 16km course around Knowsley Safari Park, Merseyside in 19’54”, 36seconds up
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Team Sky Announce Tour of Britain Squad

Team Sky Announce Tour of Britain Squad

Team Sky have announced their squad for the Tour of Britain, which begins on Sunday September 15 in Peebles, Scotland. Sir Bradley Wiggins will lead the six-man squad as one of three British riders, along with Josh Edmondson and Ian Stannard, in the team’s home tour.  Austrian
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Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain Teams Announced

The lineup for the tenth anniversary Tour of Britain has been announced with the largest field to date comprising 19 teams and 114 riders taking on the eight stages starting in Peebles in the Scottish Borders on September 15 and ending in London on September 22. There is a good
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Tour of Britain 2013

The 10th anniversary of the re-launched Tour of Britain – which runs September 15-22 – will feature, according to organisers, the ‘hardest ever route’, and with tough double climbs of Caerphilly Mountain and the Tour’s first ever summit finish amongst the highlights it’s easy to
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Sky Sign Tour of Britain Winner

This year’s Tour of Britain winner Jonathan Tiernan-Locke has announced that he is to join Team Sky. Perhaps no great surprise that the aggressively ambitious team should want to sign the 27-year-old climber; wins at both the Tour de Mediterranean and Tour du Haut Var, topped off
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