Cycling: Yorkshire rider Thwaites is targeting a Tour return

Scott Thwaites is hungry for more after finishing his first Tour de France.


Third time lucky as Boasson Hagen earns photo verdict

It was third time lucky for Edvald Boasson Hagen as he won stage 19 of the Tour de France while Chris Froome crossed safely in the pack to retain the yellow jersey with two stages to go.

Scott Thwaites.

Tour de France: Scott Thwaites relishing Tour’s move into the mountains

The moments of the Tour de France that Scott Thwaites has been waiting for are about to start.

Scott Thwaites of Dimension Data makes his Tour de France debut.

Tour de France: Scott Thwaites achieves his Tour ambition at long last

YORKSHIRE’S Scott Thwaites will achieve the ambition of every male rider to have turned a pedal in anger today when he takes to the Tour de France start line in Dusseldorf, Germany.

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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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Lizzie Deignan added the National Road Race win to her Tour de Yorkshire title.

Lizzie Deignan reels in Elinor Barker to win National title on the Isle of Man

OTLEY’S Lizzie Deignan overhauled long-time leader Elinor Barker in the final stages to claim her fourth National Road Race title on the Isle of Man.

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Leeds cyclist Adam Duggleby and team-mate Steve Bate. PIC: Alex Whitehead/

Cycling: Duggleby delivers with 100-mile national record

Paralympic gold medallist and multiple national record holder Adam Duggleby added the 100-mile national competition record to his list when he powered to victory in the Eastern Counties CA time trial in Cambridgeshire yesterday.

Great Britain's Mark Cavendish with his wife Peta and children following the Men's Men's Omniumin Rio last year. Picture: PA.

Cycling star Mark Cavendish targets Tokyo gold

Mark Cavendish wants to go in search of the elusive Olympic gold medal in the Madison at the Tokyo 2020 Games.

The Scott road bike is custom-made

Competitor has £5,000 bike stolen during World Series triathlon in Leeds

A triathlete returned from competing in the World Series Leeds age-group race to find his £5,000 road bike had been stolen.
Launch of West Yorkshire Police Safe Pass Cycling Scheme, at Bramhope, Leeds..PC Tom Allen showing the safe distance to car.3rd May 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Leeds drivers warned: Cyclist you’re overtaking could be undercover officer

Motorists in Leeds have been warned to be on the look-out for cyclists in case one turns out to be an undercover police officer filming their driving.

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PIC: Gary Longbottom

Cyclists pay their respects to Mike

Hundreds of lycra-clad cyclists from across the UK have gathered to celebrate the life of an inspirational British endurance rider who died after being hit by a car during a race across Australia.

Scott Thwaites of Dimension Data, Ian Stannard of Team Sky and Adam Blythe of Aqua Blue Sport  at the press conference on the eve of the  2017 Tour de Yorkshire at the National Railway Museum. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Millions of reasons why the Tour de Yorkshire should be extended

Two of Yorkshire’s leading cyclists have joined the growing clamour for the Tour de Yorkshire to be extended into a fourth day.

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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Tour de Yorkshire 2017 (Stage 3), Birstall. Photographer: Andrew Bellis

Birstall shines during Tour de Yorkshire as community bounces back from darkest day

SWATHES of spectators lined the streets of Birstall for the Tour’s final stage to shine a positive light on the town, less than a year on from its darkest day.

Mike Hall

Harrogate memorial service for cyclist killed in Australia race

An inspirational British endurance cyclist who died after he was hit by a car during a race across Australia will be remembered this week.

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Boels Dolmans' Lizzie Deignan celebrates with her team-mate after winning the race. (Picture:

Tour de Yorkshire: Hometown heroine Lizzie Deignan breaks clear to deliver fairytale ending

IT was what the thousands of spectators lining the roadside had come out to see.

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Local rider Harry Tanfield, from North Yorkshire won the Tour de Yorkshire's Digital Jersey for being the "most active" rider on day two of the race. (Picture: James Hardisty).

Tour de Yorkshire: Active Harry Tanfield earns acclaim of local crowd

WHEN THE opening stage of the 2014 Tour de France finished in Harrogate, North Yorkshire rider Harry Tanfield watched from the crowd.

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.


VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire arrives in Harrogate

The Tour de Yorkshire rolled into Harrogate today with a grandstand finish along the town's iconic Parliament Street.

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Lizzie Deignan on the winner's podium at the Tour de Yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire: Otley's Lizzie Deignan hails 'incredible' feeling after women's race glory in Harrogate

A DELIGHTED Lizzie Deignan described her epic win in the ASDA Women’s Tour de Yorkshire as “up there” with the best of her career.
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