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Tour de Yorkshire 2018: How to get the official programme posted straight to your door

The Yorkshire Post has teamed up with Welcome to Yorkshire to produce the official 2018 Tour de Yorkshire race programme.
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The Tour de Yorkshire will return to the white rose county this May

Tour de Yorkshire: Changes made to the race as the four week countdown begins

With just under four weeks to go until this popular cycling race returns to the white rose county, excitement is beginning to build and preparations are busily underway.

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Team Dimension Data rider Mark Cavendish is heading to the region for the Tour de Yorkshire. (Picture: Chris Etchells)

Cavendish and Team Sky headline Tour de Yorkshire

Mark Cavendish’s Team Dimension Data and Team Sky headline the list of 20 teams selected to race in this year’s Tour de Yorkshire in May.

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Register your interest in becoming a Tour Maker at letouryorkshire.com/tourmakers before Friday, February 23.

Tour de Yorkshire 2018: Could you be a Tour Maker?

They play a vital role by helping to make sure the county’s Tour de France legacy races run smoothly every year.

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Wheels in motion

Wheels in motion for cycle show due in Harrogate

Harrogate is set to welcome 20,000 cycling enthusiasts as the county holds its first major cycle expo later this year.

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Yorkshire's most photographed cycling spots revealed

Yorkshire's most photographed cycling spots revealed

Hotel chain Premier Inn has found that Yorkshire is the most Instagrammed destination for cyclists in the UK.

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Artist Lucy Pittaway

100 days to go until Tour de Yorkshire begins

To celebrate 100 days to go until the start of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire, Welcome to Yorkshire has confirmed Lucy Pittaway will be the race’s official artist for a third successive year.

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Beverley chosen as starting point for biggest-ever Tour de Yorkshire ahead of grand finale in Leeds

NEXT YEAR’S Tour de Yorkshire will begin in Beverley and cover 711 km before finishing in Leeds three days later.

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Four new host towns revealed for Tour de Yorkshire 2018

It's good news if you live in Richmond, Ilkley, Barnsley or Halifax.
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Tour de Yorkshire cycling race extended to four days

Organisers of the Tour de Yorkshire cycling race have today announced that the event will grow from three to four days in 2018.

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Yorkshire becomes just one of eight UCI Bike Regions in the world

Yorkshire's reputation as a cycling mecca has been enhanced with the announcement that it has been awarded UCI Bike Region status.

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French cyclist Nacer Bouhanni, powering up the finishing straight to win the stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire in Harrogate earlier this year (Picture: James Hardisty)

Harrogate to be central hub for 2019 UCI Road World Championships

If Yorkshire is positioning itself as the new capital of cycling in Britain, then Harrogate can lay claim to being the epicentre of that revolution.

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Pictured right is overall race winner Julian Varley of Team KTM (s).

Club cyclists take on 'Tour de Darley'

The dust had only just settled from the Tour de Yorkshire which sped through Nidderdale on April 29 when Ilkley Cycling Club staged their fourth annual race in the  area at the weekend.

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Pictured above, Mike Hall.

Harrogate memorial service for cyclist killed in Australia race

The Pavilions of Harrogate will host a celebration of the life of endurance cyclist Mike Hall on Tuesday.
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The Peloton passes through Burnsall in the Yorkshire Dales on the last leg of the race from Bradford to Sheffield. Picture: Tony Johnson

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: Photos and videos from Stage 3

The Tour de Yorkshire peloton headed from Bradford to Sheffield on the final day of this year's race.
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VIDEO: Jubilant crowds roar Tour de Yorkshire through Pateley Bridge

Pateley Bridge welcomed crowds from across Yorkshire to share its time in the cycling world’s spotlight on Saturday.

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Ripon Hornblower Wayne Cobbett, Coun Pauline McHardy, and Sally Close from Discover Ripon.

Special report: How Ripon marked the Tour de Yorkshire

Finola Fitzpatrick reports on a very special and memorable day for Ripon.
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Lori and Tony Handley outside the famous spotty house!

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: Crowds savour party atmosphere in Knaresborough

A wave of yellow and blue welcomed the Tour de Yorkshire to Knaresborough,where community efforts helped craft an all day showcase of the town to mark the historic event.

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As it happened: Tour de Yorkshire 2017 Tadcaster - Harrogate

As it happened: Tour de Yorkshire 2017 Tadcaster - Harrogate

Nacer Bouhanni won the second stage of the Tour de Yorkshire, crossing the finish line in first place on Harrogate’s iconic Parliament Street.

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Nacer Bouhanni celebrates winning Stage Two of the Tour de Yorkshire in Harrogate. Picture: ASO/Alex Broadway

Tour de Yorkshire: Bouhanni races to victory in Harrogate

Nacer Bouhanni won the second stage of the Tour de Yorkshire, crossing the finish line in first place on Harrogate’s iconic Parliament Street.

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