Stevenage will host the final round of the 2017 Tour Series on Bank Holiday Monday, 29 May, building on the success of the town having hosted the 2016 Tour Series and 2015 Women’s Tour cycling events.
In addition to the men and women’s circuit races, Stevenage will also host a Team Time Trial event for the 13 women’s teams, who will compete to be the fastest over two laps of the Stevenage circuit. Highlights of all of the events will be shown on ITV4 on Tuesday 30 May.
Ten men’s teams, headlined by defending champions JLT Condor, and including ONE Pro Cycling, who return to The Tour Series after a year away will race in Stevenage. 2015 Champions Madison Genesis return along with Team Raleigh GAC, Bike Channel Canyon, Metaltek Kuota and Series debutants Morvélo Basso complete the line-up with three to be confirmed guest teams.
Among the thirteen women’s teams who will race in Stevenage are the Drops team, who won last year’s Stevenage event with Alice Barnes, and Team WNT who boast British Cycling track stars Katie Archibald and Emily Kay.
Further details of the Stevenage event, including the full timetable for Monday 29th May will be published in the coming weeks.
Highlights of every round of The Tour Series will be shown on ITV4, with programmes also be available on demand via the ITV Hub.
Tour Series timetable
||Tuesday 9 May
||Thursday 11 May
||Friday 12 May
||Tuesday 16 May
||Thursday 18 May
||Saturday 20 May
||Tuesday 23 May
||Thursday 25 May
||Saturday 27 May
||Monday 29 May
Rounds marked with a * will also include the women’s Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series
The full list of teams for The Tour Series
|Bike Channel Canyon
||Aprire HSS Hire|
|JLT Condor Drops
|ONE Pro Cycling
|Team Raleigh GAC
||Team Ford EcoBoost|
||Team WNT Pro Cycling|
*Final 2 women’s teams will be confirmed during March
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