The leading names in women’s cycling – including all five former race winners and the reigning European and Commonwealth champions – will be competing at next week’s OVO Energy Women’s Tour.
With the OVO Energy Women’s Tour set to return to Suffolk next week for its fifth visit to the county, local communities are gearing up ready for the start of the race.
There’s just one week to go until the OVO Energy Women’s Tour returns to East Suffolk and residents are advised to take note of road closures and parking suspensions which may be in place.
Partners and stakeholders in the Suffolk stage of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour have joined local cyclists and media to sample the final 20 miles of opening stage of the 2019 race.
To celebrate the Grand Depart of this year’s OVO Energy Women’s Tour, a special festival will take place in Beccles on Sunday 9 June.
Further details of the opening stage of the 2019 OVO Energy Women’s Tour in Suffolk on Monday 10 June have today been announced.
Riders will tackle two SKODA Queen of the Mountains climbs and contest three intermediate Eisberg Sprints during the 157.6 kilometre leg from Beccles to Stowmarket.
This year’s OVO Energy Women’s Tour Grand Depart in Suffolk will take place between Beccles and Stowmarket, marking the first time that both market towns will host Britain’s leading women’s procycling race.
Suffolk will host the opening stage of the 2019 OVO Energy Women’s Tour on Monday 10 June, marking the fifth time that the race has visited the county.