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News: Tour Series 2017

The Tour Series for 2017 will see the British pros (men) travelling from Aberdeen in Scotland down to Bath and across to London over three weeks. (more…)

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News – Portsmouth to Host Finale for Tour Series

Portsmouth will host the final round of this year’s Pearl Izumi Tour Series, the unique team based cycle race championship. (more…)

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Feature – Madison Genesis – A Journey to Victory

After six weeks on the road grappling with bad luck and attacking racing, Madison Genesis emerge winners of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series after an epic race in Bath (more…)

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Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Bath

Dramatic day in Bath sees Tour Series wins for Nikki Juniper and Madison Genesis whilst Dani King (Wiggle Honda) and Marcin Bialoblocki (One Pro Cycling) dominate their events (more…)

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Peal Izumi Tour Series – Peterborough

Peterborough’s Pearl Izumi Tour Series round saw success for Ed Clancy MBE whilst ONE Pro Cycling set up a thrilling final round in Bath on Thursday (more…)

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Pearl Izumi Tour Series – The Final Week

With one point between the two leading teams, the Pearl Izumu Tour Series result is on a knife edge with two rounds to go (more…)

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Featured Report! Tour Series – Croydon

Marcin Bialoblocki and One Pro Cycling did the double in Croydon whilst Charline Joiner had her first Series win as Nikki Juniper continues to dominate Women’s Series (more…)

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Stars of the Tour Series – Richard Handley

10th overall in the Tour of Yorkshire and now Tour Series round winner – Richard Handley of JLT Condor climbs out of the shadows (more…)

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Report & Results – Tour Series Barrow

19 year old Chris Lawless of Team Wiggins won his first round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series ahead of an equally delighted Will Bjergfelt (Sportgrub Kuota) and Steele Von Hoff (NFTO) (more…)

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Report & Results – Tour Series Durham

Richard Handley (JLT Condor) soloed to an impressive first ever individual Pearl Izumi Tour Series victory in Durham, as ONE Pro Cycling were the team winners to edge closer to leading team Madison Genesis. (more…)

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Report – Pearl Izumi Tour Series Motherwell

Kristian House (JLT Condor) won round 4 of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series whilst Madison Genesis showed their strength winning best team. (more…)

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Ed Clancy – Win number 7 in Tour Series

Whilst the record number of wins isn’t a target, Ed Clancy was still very pleased to win last Friday in Aberystwyth  (more…)

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Tour Series – Harper’s First Win

After second and thirds in rounds of the Tour Series, George Harper of One Pro Cycling got the first Tour Series victory on a hill in Aberystwyth on Friday night (more…)

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Feature – Tour Series Hots Up

Whilst the weather has been cold & wet, the race to be best team in the Pearl Izumi Tour Series is hotting up as Madison Genesis apply the pressure in Aberystwyth. (more…)

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Live! Tour Series Aberystwyth

Round 3 of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series returns to Aberystwyth in Wales for two events, a Hill Climb and then a town centre race (more…)

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News – Tour Series Win Number 5 for Mould

Jon Mould of One Pro Cycling closes in on the record of most wins in the Pearl Izumi Series in Redditch (more…)

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Post Race Chat: Jon Mould & Chris Opie

After two wins in two races in the Pearl Izumi Tour Series by One Pro Cycling, VeloUK talks to Chris Opie and Jon Mould plus words from Yanto Barker too (more…)

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Photos! Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Ryde

The 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series has begun and One Pro Cycling have kicked it off with a double victory in their first series whilst Tom Scully of Madison Genesis won the circuit race (more…)

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NFTO’s Champion Lineup for Tour Series

British team NFTO will have the Australian champion Steele Von Hoff donning the colours at the opening round of the Tour Series (more…)

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Live! Tour Series – Ryde

The 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series has begun and One Pro Cycling have kicked it off with a double victory in their first series whilst Tom Scully of Madison Genesis won the circuit race (more…)

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Feature – Tour Series with Dean Downing

Talking to one of the ‘winningest’ riders in the Tour Series, Dean Downing, about the races that have lifted the sport in Britain (more…)

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News – Tour Series Ready to Go

Britain’s fastest teams race into action at Ryde on the Isle of Wight this week for the opening round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series (more…)

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Tour Series Guest Teams

The ten teams who will join the Pearl Izumi Tour Series to race alongside Britain’s fastest teams during May and June as guest entries have today been revealed (more…)

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Tour Series Heading for Isle of Wight

First round of the 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series being held on the Isle of Wight on May 14th (more…)

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News – Jerseys for Tour Series

The jerseys for the Pearl Izumi Tour Series have been revealed by organisers Sweetspot (more…)

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News – Tour Series 2015 Hits the SweetSpot

Gordon Wiseman talks to some of the team managers about the 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series announced by race director Mick Bennett in Milton Keynes today (more…)

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News – 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series

Four new venues and two new teams for the 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series revealed at the launch at Madison’s IceBike in Milton Keynes (more…)

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News – Pearl Izumi Tour Series to the Isle of Wight

OnTheWight.com reports that the Pearl Izumi Tour Series is heading to the to the Isle of Wight on May 14 (more…)

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Report – Roe seals series win in Woking

Eileen Roe won this year’s Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series in the way every champion wants to be crowned – winning from the front (more…)

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Report – Pearl Izumi Tour Series Woking

Tom Stewart leads Madison Genesis to double success in Woking as Dean Downing bids goodbye to the Tour Series and brother Rus shows off the stripes (more…)

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Report – Tour Series Canary Wharf

Tobyn Horton pips Chris Opie, as Rapha Condor JLT continue their Pearl Izumi Tour Series domination in London’s Canary Wharf round. (more…)

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Tour Series – Next Stop Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf will reverberate to the sound of cycling tomorrow (5 June), as the Tour Series returns to the world famous business and shopping district  (more…)

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Feature – Raleigh Fighting Back

Team Raleigh are fighting back in the Tour Series with Boulo winning individually adding to the two teams wins (more…)

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Report – Matrix Fitness Series – Redditch

A dramatic last corner crash handed victory in Redditch’s Round Four of the Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series to Wiggle Honda’s Amy Roberts. (more…)

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Report – 2014 Tour Series – Redditch

Matthieu Boulo soloed to victory in Redditch to take Team Raleigh’s first individual win for the team, but behind him it was a two, three, four for Rapha Condor JLT for a dominant team win. (more…)

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Women’s Tour Series – Archibald untouchable

Second win for Katie Archibald as Scottish riders dominate first ever Scottish round of the Matrix Fitness GP Series in Edinburgh (more…)

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Report – 2014 Tour Series – Edinburgh

Jon Mould and Team Raleigh both made it two wins from two in Week Three of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series, as the unique, team based Series made its first appearance in Edinburgh. (more…)

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News – Packed day of racing at Edinburgh Tour Series

Britain’s leading televised cycle race series makes its debut in Edinburgh on Thursday in the shadow of the great Castle (more…)

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Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Next stop Durham

Rapha Condor JLT lead The Pearl Izumi Tour Series into its third week of competition this week, as the team Series heads to Durham on Tuesday night (27 May) for what is widely considered the toughest circuit on the calendar. (more…)

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Live! Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Aberystwyth

In a brutal and very wet round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series at Aberystwyth, Felix English won in a photo finish while his team again topped the team standings  (more…)

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Talking Tour Series – Graham Briggs

Talking to one of the star riders of the 2014 Pearl Izumi Tour Series so far, Graham Briggs who was 3rd in Peterborough on Tuesday night (more…)

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Report & Results – Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Peterborough

Stylish win for 17 year old Matthew Gibson in  the third round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series in Peterborough as Rapha Condor JLT remain on top of the Team standings (more…)

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Report & Result – Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Barrow

Graham Briggs took the individual win to help his Rapha Condor JLT team back into the five red and yellow Pearl Izumi jerseys of Series leaders at the BAE Systems Barrow round of the team based Series whilst Madison Genesis won their second round. (more…)

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RiderTalk – Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Stoke

New team on the block NFTO take the lead in the Pearl Izumi Tour Series – Stoke – “two plus two = one” says Adam Blythe (more…)

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Report – Katie Archibald’s Tour de Force!

Katie Archibald (Pearl Izumi Sports Tours International) showed no sign of tiredness from last week’s Friends Life Women’s Tour as she all but lapped the field when winning the opening round of this year’s Matrix Fitness Grand Prix Series. (more…)

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Report – Tour Series Blasts off in Stoke

Team wins for Rapha Condor JLT and Madison Genesis in Stoke-on-Trent as NFTO leave Stoke in leader jerseys (more…)

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News – Aberystwyth Cycle Festival returns

Aberystwyth Cycle Festival gears up for fifth anniversary with the Pearl Izumi Tour Series returning to the Welsh seaside town (more…)

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Iconic Edinburgh Course for Tour Series

Edinburgh’s city centre streets welcomes round six of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series on 29 May and Matrix Fitness Grand Prix women’s race series (more…)

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News: Jersey Tour Series Festival

Cycling Fever Hits Jersey, Weekend of activities for spectators and cyclists alike 13th–15th June (more…)

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Teams for the 2014 Pearl Izumi Tour Series unveiled

Eight squads will contest this year’s Pearl Izumi Tour Series, Britain’s unique team-based cycle race Series (more…)

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Tour Series 2014 Launched

The Pearl Izumi Tour Series will feature ten venues this May and June, as the five-week season takes place across Britain with rounds from Edinburgh in the north to Jersey in the south. (more…)

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News: Pearl Izumi Tour Series Inviting Teams for 2014 Series

SweetSpot are now taking applications from teams wishing to compete in this year’s Pearl Izumi Tour Series, whether for the full calendar of ten venues or as a guest team at selected events. (more…)

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News: Pearl Izumi Tour Series returns to Redditch in 2014

Worcestershire County Council and Redditch will play host to The Pearl Izumi Tour Series for a third time in 2014, as Britain’s leading racing cyclists arrive in the town on Tuesday 3rd June. (more…)

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News: SweetSpot celebrate five years of The Tour Series

SweetSpot group celebrate five years of The Tour Series – organisers thank partners, stakeholders, staff and competitors (more…)

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Report/Photos/Results Tour Series – Ipswich (Suffolk) Final

Tom Scully solos to a great victory in Ipswich as Team UK Youth are crowned Tour Series Champions 2013 after the most comprehensive victory since the series began (more…)

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Tour Series Diary: Adela Carter (Hope Factory Racing)

Always a joy to meet is Adela Carter of Hope Factory Racing who with a smile has been racing the Women’s Tour Series. This is her take on the Women’s series … (more…)

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Photo Report & Results: Tour Series – Aylsham, Norfolk

Chris Opie, winner in Canary Wharf, made it two in the series with a thrilling victory at the end of such an exciting race in Aylsham (Norfolk). Team UK Youth sealed the overall team win with yet another faultless performance (more…)

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Talkingshop: Interviews at the Tour Series

Talking to Olympic champion Ed Clancy, IG sprints leader Tom Scully and UK Youth’s Tobyn Horton (more…)

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Report/Photos: Tour Series – Woking (Surrey)

Round 9! The start of the final week and the first of three events is in Woking, one of just two venues to have hosted the Series in each of its five seasons. VeloUK is there! (more…)

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Report/Results/Photos – Tour Series – Canary Wharf (London)

Opie triumphs at Canary Wharf as Team UK Youth extend lead – Team and individual victories at world famous London venue for Team UK Youth (more…)

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Interview: Tom Scully Solos to Tour Series Victory

After a season in the UK where he’s been close to that big win, it finally came in Redditch on Tuesday night when Tom ‘the Scud’ Scully from Team Raleigh solo’d to victory in the Tour Series (more…)

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Team News: Spirited performance from Kristian House

Rapha Condor JLT’s Kristian House put in a spirited performance as the Tour Series resumed in Reddich last night, taking 4th place and keeping his hopes of winning the IG Markets sprint jersey alive. (more…)

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Redditch: Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series

Hannah Barnes of  MG Maxifuel won her second round of the Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series by sprinting clear on the final climb up to the finish in Redditch town centre. (more…)

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Report/Results/Photos: Tour Series – Redditch (Worcestershire)

Metaltek – Knights of Old take team victory in Redditch Individual win for Raleigh’s Tom Scully after lapping the field (more…)

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Tour Series: 6 Down, 6 to Go

The 2013 Tour Series is at the halfway point and we look at who’s hot so far in the series where there is a battle royal between Team UK Youth and Team Raleigh (more…)

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Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series – Colchester

Clean sweep for Hannah Barnes in Colchester - Solo victory for MG Maxifuel rider puts her into Series lead post Round Two (more…)

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Report/Photos Tour Series – Colchester (Essex)

Team UK Youth stretch their Pearl Izumi Tour Series lead as an individual win for Jon Mould in Colchester helps UK Youth to fourth team victory (more…)

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Report-Results_Photos! Tour Series – Torquay (Devon)

Ed Clancy pips Dean Downing on the line in Torquay whilst UK Youth win team prize again to move five points clear in Pearl Izumi Tour Series (more…)

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Talkingshop: Natalie Creswick

Gordon Wiseman catches up with the winner of the Stoke round of the Women’s Tour Series event, Natalie Creswick (more…)

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Report-Photos-Results: Tour Series – Aberystwyth (Wales)

Ed Clancy won the round at Aberystwyth for the second time while Alex Blain (Raleigh) won the Sprints jersey and UK Youth defended their lead in the overall…  (more…)

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Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series, Round One Stoke-on-Trent

Awesome solo performance from Natalie Creswick as she leads her Mule Bar team to victory in opening round (more…)

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Report: Tour Series – Stoke-on-Trent (Staffordshire)

Yanto Barker leads UK Youth into the red - Team UK Youth take Series lead after individual win for Barker in Stoke-on-Trent (more…)

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Report/Photos! Tour Series – Durham (North East)

Kristian House dominated the Durham round of the Tour Series winning for the second year in a row on a course which suits his strengths (more…)

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Report/Results: Tour Series – Kirkcaldy (Scotland)

The first round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series saw the two strongest teams so far this season come out on top with the Individual win for Yanto Barker of UK Youth and Raleigh winning the team award. (more…)

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The 2012 Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series

Launched in 2011, the Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series returns in 2012 with an expanded five round calendar running alongside The Halfords Tour Series. Round One – Tuesday 22nd May – Oxford Report & Results Round Two – Tuesday 29th May – Peterborough Report & Results Round Three – Thursday 7th June – Colchester […]

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News: Tour Series Dates for 2012

The fourth season of the unique, team based Halfords Tour Series will begin on Tuesday 15th May, kicking off five weeks of intense action in British city centres (more…)

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2011 Halfords Tour Series Review

The page to go to for links to each round of the Halfords Tour Series/Johnson Health Tech Women’s Grand Prix Series. (more…)

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Yellow for Sigma’s Steve Lampier

Steve Lampier goes from selling Boardman Bikes to winning the Boardman Bikes Sprint jersey at the Halfords Tour Series (more…)

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Photo Albums & Report: Halfords Tour Series Canary Wharf

Jonny McEvoy and Motorpoint take final round honours in Canary Wharf (more…)

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Report: Helen Wyman crowned in Woking

Victory for Lucy Garner isn’t enough to overall Wyman at top of inaugural Johnson Health Tech Women’s Grand Prix Series standings (more…)

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Photo Album: Halfords Tour Series – Woking

Ian ‘superman’ Wilkinson and Scott Thwaites provided the perfect finish for Endura Racing at the end of the Woking round of the Halfords Tour Series when they finished first and second. Results from Women’s event too. (more…)

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Annie Simpson leads Horizon Fitness 1-2 in Oldham

Simpson and King head the field for Horizon Fitness, as Helen Wyman continues in Series lead (more…)

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Photos & Results: Halfords Tour Series – Oldham

Rob Partridge of Endura Racing won an exciting race in Oldham on Thursday night in a photo finish sprint (more…)

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Report: Halfords Tour Series – Stoke

Scott Thwaites wins in Stoke for Endura Racing in round 5 of the Halfords Tour Series (more…)

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Report: King crowned again in Stoke-on-Trent

Twelve months on from victory in the Horizon Fitness GP, Dani King wins again in The Potteries (more…)

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Halfords Tour Series Interviews: Colchester

VeloUK talks to Dean Downing, Scott Thwaites, Yanto Barker, Marcel Six and Simon Richardson about their Tour Series experiences … (more…)

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Report: Halfords Tour Series – Colchester

The only way is Rapha Condor Sharp — Dean Downing leads Rapha Condor Sharp to victory in Colchester (more…)

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Tour Series Spot Interviews Downing & Backstedt

Talking to two of the riders in the Halfords Tour Series about crit racing in Britain (more…)

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Motorpoint Dominate Opening Round of Women’s Series

Hannah Barnes wins opening round of The Johnson Health Tech Women’s Grand Prix Series (more…)

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Halfords Tour Series Peterborough

The first double header of the Halfords Tour Series was held in Peterborough in front of a huge crowd and under bright blue skies. (more…)

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Halfords Tour Series – Aberystwyth

May 26: Ed Clancy leads a Rapha Condor Sharp cleansweep in the Halfords Tour Series in Aberystwyth. (more…)

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Report: Halfords Tour Series – Durham

Dempster leads Rapha Condor Sharp to a narrow victory over Endura Racing as men in black enjoy clean sweep of honours on opening evening of The Halfords Tour Series (more…)

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Feature: Halfords Tour Series Starts May 24

The first round of the 2011 Halfords Tour Series is on May 24 in Durham and after talking to riders at the Canary Wharf photo call, this year’s series will be the best and most competitive yet. (more…)

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