Cycling News

Tour of Britain Women 2024 – Analysing the Contenders

MALDON ENGLAND MAY 25 Lotte Kopecky of Belgium and Team SD WorxProtime crosses the finish line as third place winner during the 10th Ford RideLondon Classique 2024 Stage 2 a 1426km stage from Saffron Maldon to Maldon UCIWWT on May 25 2024 in Maldon England Photo by Alex BroadwayGetty Images

British Cycling and Lloyds Bank have taken over the Tour of Britain Women, formerly called the Women’s Tour, for its ninth edition, which will start on June 6 in Welshpool and finish on June 9 in Manchester.

There was some concern that the race might not happen again this year after SweetSpot, the former organisers, entered liquidation after financial difficulties. The event, which held its inaugural edition in 2014, was already cancelled twice in 2020 and last year, and another cancellation would have marked a serious loss for women’s racing in Great Britain.

Click Here to Read the Full Original Article at CyclingNews RSS Feed…