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2017 Tour of Britain Stage 4 Art by Garth Bayley:  Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) wins Stage 4.
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- News: Alaphilippe surprises himself with Tour of Britain victory. (Cyclingnews) - Frenchman to ride Tour of Slovakia ahead of Innsbruck Worlds.

- Results: Julian Alaphilippe wins 2018 Tour of Britain. (Cyclingnews) - Caleb Ewan wins final stage in central London.

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- Videos: Tour of Britain Videos


- Stage maps, profiles, timetables and more details here.

- Tour of Britain Start List here.

- OVO Energy Tour of Britain stage 8 results:
1. Caleb Ewan (Mitchelton-SCOTT) 1:38
2. Fernando Gaviria (Quickstep-Floors) ST
3. Andre Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) ST

Final general classification:
1. Julian Alaphilippe (Quickstep-Floors) 26:25
2. Wout Poels (Team Sky) +0:17
3. Primoz Roglic (LottoNL-Jumbo) +0:33

- Caleb Ewan (Mitchelton-SCOTT) following his Stage 8 victory: "This year hasn't been great for me so I really wanted to finish off with a good result. I was so motivated to win this stage and I am just happy I had the strength and legs in the end.  It was really hectic in the end and I was just lucky my team put me in perfect position. Not many guys had lead-outs in the end, I could pick the wheels that I wanted to be on and I had a really good run to the line and I felt really good as well.  To finish off with a win means a lot to me and it gives me a bit of confidence."

- Caleb Ewan (Mitchelton-Scott) won Stage 8.  Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) wins the 2018 Tour of Britain.

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- Results: Stannard wins stage 7. (Cyclingnews) - Alaphilippe keeps overall lead.

- Ian Stannard (Team Sky) won Stage 7.  Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) remains overall leader.

- Scott Davies (Team Dimension Data) following Stage 7: "Today was the longest day of the tour so far and we just had to be sure of the KoM jersey, we played that one well tactically and Nic secured that win which we did, which was great.  It was quite a long day and obviously the weather wasn't that great. There was quite a strong break up the road there and Quick-Step Floors let the break go to the finish and I've retained my 12th place on GC and remain best British rider."

- Results: Poels wins on Whinlatter Pass. (Cyclingnews) - Alaphilippe moves into race lead.

- New race leader Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) following Stage 6: "First of all, I want to thank to all my teammates, who were once again fantastic and fought hard for me! They protected me today and did a great job on what was a very tough and hectic stage right from the start. The plan was to take the green jersey and having succeeded gives me immense joy."

- Wout Poels (Team Sky) won Stage 6.  Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) is new race leader.

- News: Roglic plays down chances for overall success at Tour of Britain. (Cyclingnews) - 'I still don't feel that great, but I'm getting better and better' says LottoNL-Jumbo's race leader.

- Primoz Roglic (LottoNL-Jumbo) after taking the leader jersey on Stage 5: "We are all very happy. It is a very special moment for us as a team.  Taking the overall lead was not the goal. We wanted to do a very good team time trial. We never thought we could win, but we succeeded. Now that we have the jersey, we are definitely going to defend it. The team is very strong. And this is a very nice victory."

- Results: LottoNL-Jumbo win uphill TTT. (Cyclingnews) - Roglic moves into race lead.

- Team LottoNL-Jumbo won the Stage 5 Team Time Trial, putting Primoz Roglic (LottoNL-Jumbo) into the overall race lead.

- Results: Greipel wins stage 4. (Cyclingnews) - Second win for German as Bevin extends race lead.

- Andre Greipel (Lotto Soudal) won Stage 4.  Patrick Bevin (BMC Racing Team) remains overall leader.

- Results: Alaphilippe wins stage 3. (Cyclingnews) - Bevin takes over race lead.

- Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) won Stage 3.  Patrick Bevin (BMC Racing Team) is new leader on G.C.

- News: Alaphilippe forces the pace at Tour of Britain. (Cyclingnews) - 'I've come here to put in some work, to have a good time and try to win a stage' says French star.

- Results: Meyer wins stage 2 in Barnstaple. (Cyclingnews) - Tonelli moves into overall lead.

- Cameron Meyer (Mitchelton-Scott) won Stage 2.  Alessandro Tonelli (Bardiani CSF) is new overall leader.

- News: Greipel adds another win as he starts looking to life after Lotto. (Cyclingnews) - 'Sprinting isn't always about the lead-out train' says Tour of Britain leader.

- Results: Greipel wins opening stage. (Cyclingnews) - German beats Ewan and Gaviria in stage 1 sprint.

- Andre Greipel (Lotto Soudal) won Stage 1 and is first leader in the general classification.

- Preview: Star-studded field lines up for the Tour of Britain – Preview. (Cyclingnews) - Starters include Roglic, Gaviria, Thomas, Alaphilippe and Froome, but no Boom.

- 2018 Tour of Britain stage details with start/finish times:

Stage 1 - Sunday, September 2
Start at 11:00 BST, 6:00am ET
Finish at 15:24 BST, 10:24am ET

Stage 2, Monday, September 3
Start at 11:00 BST, 6:00am ET
Finish at 15:24 BST, 10:24am ET

Stage 3 - Tuesday, September 4
Start at 11:30 BST, 6:30am ET
Finish at 14:47 BST, 9:47am ET

Stage 4 - Wednesday, September 5
Start at 11:00 BST, 6:00am ET
Finish at 15:37 BST, 10:37am ET

Stage 5 TTT - Thursday, September 6
Start at 13:01 BST, 8:01am ET
Finish at 14:18 BST, 9:18am ET

Stage 6 - Friday, September 7
Start at 11:00 BST, 6:00am ET
Finish at 15:15 BST, 10:15am ET

Stage 7 - Saturday, September 8
Start at 10:30 BST, 5:30am ET
Finish at 15:53 BST, 10:53am ET

Stage 8 - Sunday, September 9
Start at 15:30 BST, 10:30am ET
Finish at 17:20 BST, 12:20pm ET

- Lars Boom (LottoNL-Jumbo) won the 2017 Tour of Britain.

- The 2018 Tour of Britain is being held September 2-9.

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- Results:  Tour of Britain Results

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September 2-9
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2017 Tour of Britain Stage 3 Art by Garth Bayley:  Geraint Thomas (Team Sky) leads the peloton over the Keadby Bridge on Stage 3.
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2017 Tour of Britain Stage 1 Art by Garth Bayley:  Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) wins Stage 1.
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2017 Tour of Britain Map

2017 Tour of Britain Stage 8 Profile


2016 Tour of Britain Stage 3 art: "Is Anyone Going to Chase?  Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data)" by Greig Leach.  More The Art of Cycling -
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2016 Tour of Britain Stage 8 Profile

 


2016 Tour of Britain Stage 6 art: "We Tried,  Miguel Angel Benito (Caja Rural Seguros), Tom Stewart (Madison Genesis)" by Greig Leach.  More The Art of Cycling -
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2016 Tour of Britain Stage 1 art: Andre Greipel wins.  "Releasing Himself,  Andre Greipel, Jens Debussechere (Lotto Soudal), Caleb Ewan (Orica BikeExchange)" by Greig Leach.  More The Art of Cycling -
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Tour of Britain Stage Profiles

2015 Tour of Britain Stage 8 Profile

Tour of Britain Photos


Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "The ecstasy of winning"
2015 Tour of Britain Stage 3
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Impressions of the Tour of Britain"
Tour of Britain Stage 2
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Gaviria wins"
Tour of Britain Stage 4
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Peloton, Stage 5"
Tour of Britain Stage 5
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Wardlow Village"
Tour of Britain Stage 6
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Tour of Britain Stage 7"
Tour of Britain Stage 7
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Tour of Britain Art by Garth Bayley: "Leaving Anglesey via the famous Menai Bridge"
Tour of Britain Stage 1
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Sky's David Lopez leads Bradley Wiggins on "The Tumble" in the finale of Stage 3, won by Edoardo Zardini.
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Tour of Britain Results

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Notes from the 2017 Tour of Britain

- Official site ticker LIVE here.

- LIVE video here.  (English, HD quality, U.S.A. & Canada)

- LIVE video here.  (itv4, geo-restricted)  - LIVE video here.  (L'Équipe, geo-restricted)

- News: Groenewegen wins in Cheltenham. (Cyclingnews) - Ewan is second.

- Dylan Groenewegen (Team LottoNL-Jumbo) won Stage 7.  Lars Boom (Team LottoNL-Jumbo) remains overall leader.

- Tour of Britain Start List.

- 2017 Tour of Britain Stage Previews, Towns, Timetables, Profiles:

Stage details Stage profiles
Stage 1: Sunday, September 3
Edinburgh/Kelso (190 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 2: Monday, September 4
Kielder Water & Forest Park/Blyth (211 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 3: Tuesday, September 5
Normanby Hall Country Park/Scunthorpe (178 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 4: Wednesday, September 6
Mansfield/Newark-on-Trent (165 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 5: Thursday, September 7
Clacton/Clacton (16 km ITT)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 6: Friday, September 8
Newmarket/Aldeburgh (187 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 7: Saturday, September 9
Hemel Hempstead/Cheltenham (185 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 8: Sunday, September 10
Worcester/Cardiff (180 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 

 

- News: Ewan wins in Aldeburgh. (Cyclingnews) - Boom continues to lead overall.

- Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) won Stage 6.  Lars Boom (Team LottoNL-Jumbo) remains overall leader.

- News: Dowsett revels in 'hometown' time trial. (Cyclingnews) - Rider from Essex finishes ninth in world-class field.

- News: Boom wins Tour of Britain time trial. (Cyclingnews) - Dutchman moves into overall lead.

- Lars Boom (Team LottoNL-Jumbo) won the Stage 5 Individual Time Trial and took over the lead on G.C.

- News: Tour of Britain organisers investigating car crash. (Cyclingnews) - Hermans says incident was 'ridiculous' and 'so dangerous'.

- Stage 5 ITT Start Order and Times here.

- News: Gaviria wins stage 4. (Cyclingnews) - First win since Giro d'Italia for Colombian.

- News: Tour of Britain: Ewan wins stage 3. (Cyclingnews) - Australian regains race lead.

- Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) won Stage 4.  Elia Viviani (Team Sky) is new overall leader.

- Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) won Stage 3 and is back in the lead in the general classification.

- Elia Viviani (Team Sky) won Stage 2 and took over the lead on G.C.

- News: Ewan loses Tour of Britain race lead. (Cyclingnews) - Australian looking ahead to further sprint opportunities.

- News: Phinney disqualified from Tour of Britain. (Cyclingnews) - American apologises for crossing railway while gates were closing.

- News: Viviani revs up for Worlds with Tour of Britain win. (Cyclingnews) - Italian holds no grudges after Boasson Hagen's stage 2 relegation.

- News: Boasson Hagen stripped of stage 2 win in Tour of Britain. (Cyclingnews) - Norwegian says his sprint move was unintentional.

- News: Viviani wins stage 2. (Cyclingnews) - Team Sky rider wins in controversial circumstances.

- News: Ewan hails 2017 as his best season yet. (Cyclingnews) - Australian nabs eighth victory of season in Kelso.

- News: Ewan wins opener in Kelso. (Cyclingnews) - Australian pips Boasson Hagen and Viviani in tight sprint.

- Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) won Stage 1 and is first overall leader.

- Preview: Tour of Britain 2017 race preview. (Cyclingnews) - Worlds contenders tune up for Bergen.

- Sunday's Tour of Britain Stage 1 departs Edinburgh at 10:30am BST (5:30am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Kelso at around 3:21pm BST (10:21am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 10:30am BST (5:30am U.S. Eastern).

- Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) won the 2016 Tour of Britain.

- The 2017 Tour of Britain is being held September 3-10.

 

Notes from the 2016 Tour of Britain

- Stage 8 route map, schedules, profile and more in table below.

- Sunday's Tour of Britain Stage 8 departs London at 2:30pm BST (9:30am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at London at around 4:30pm BST (11:30am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 2:00pm BST (9:00am U.S. Eastern).

- Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing) won Stage 7b.  Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) remains overall leader going into Sunday's London stage.

- 2016 Tour of Britain Stage Previews, Towns, Timetables, Profiles:

Stage details Stage profiles
Stage 1: Sunday, September 4
Glasgow/Castle Douglas (161.6 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 2: Monday, September 5
Carlisle/Kendal (188.2 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 3: Tuesday, September 6
Congleton/Tatton Park, Knutsford (179.4 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 4: Wednesday, September 7
Denbigh/Builth Wells (218 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 5: Thursday, September 8
Aberdare/Bath (194.5 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 6: Friday, September 9
Sidmouth/Haytor, Dartmoor (149.9 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 7a: Saturday, September 10
Bristol/Bristol (15 km ITT)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 
Stage 7b: Saturday, September 10
Bristol/Bristol (90 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
Stage 8: Sunday, September 11
London/London (99.2 km)
Map, timetable, preview and more here.
 

 

- Official site ticker LIVE here.

- LIVE video here.  (itv4, geo-restricted)  - LIVE video here.  (L'Equipe, geo-restricted)

- Tony Martin (Etixx-Quickstep) won the Stage 7a Individual Time Trial ahead of Rohan Dennis and Tom Dumoulin.  Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) retained the overall race lead.

- Saturday's Tour of Britain Stage 7 is divided into morning (Stage 7a ITT) and afternoon (Stage 7b) stages.  Only the afternoon stage will be broadcast live.

- Wout Poels (Team Sky) won Stage 6.  Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) is new overall leader.

- Friday's Tour of Britain Stage 6 departs Sidmouth at 11:30am BST (6:30am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Haytor, Dartmoor at around 3:09pm BST (10:09am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 12:30pm BST (7:30am U.S. Eastern).

- Jack Bauer (Cannondale) won Stage 5.  Julien Vermote (Etixx-Quickstep) remains overall leader.

- Thursday's Tour of Britain Stage 5 departs Aberdare at 11:00am BST (6:00am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Bath at around 3:31pm BST (10:31am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 1:00pm BST (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) won Stage 4.  Julien Vermote (Etixx-Quickstep) remains leader on G.C.

- Wednesday's Tour of Britain Stage 4 departs Denbigh at 10:40am BST (5:40am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Builth Wells at around 3:30pm BST (10:30am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 1:00pm BST (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- Ian Stannard (Team Sky) won Stage 3.  Julien Vermote (Etixx-Quickstep) remains leader in the general classification.

- Tuesday's Tour of Britain Stage 3 departs Congleton at 11:25am BST (6:25am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Tatton Park, Knutsford at around 3:33pm BST (10:33am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 1:00pm BST (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- Julien Vermote (Etixx-Quickstep) won Stage 2 and took over the race lead.

- Monday's Tour of Britain Stage 2 departs Carlisle at 11:10am BST (6:10am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Kendal at around 4:20pm BST (11:20am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 1:00pm BST (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- André Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) won Stage 1 ahead of Caleb Ewan and is first leader in the general classification.

- Official 2016 Tour of Britain Start List here.

- Edvald Boasson Hagen (MTN-Qhubeka) won the 2015 Tour of Britain.

- Sunday's Tour of Britain Stage 1 departs Glasgow at 11:30am BST (6:30am U.S. Eastern) and is expected at the finish at Castle Douglas at around 3:34pm BST (10:34am U.S. Eastern)Tour of Britain live streaming video should get underway at around 1:00pm BST (8:00am U.S. Eastern).

- The 2016 Tour of Britain is being held September 4-11.

- U.S.A. and Canada: Note that Cycling TV also has Tour of Britain live and On Demand.  (details at right)

- LIVE video here. (CTV subscription, no ad breaks.  U.S.A. and Canada)


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