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TOUR DE YORKSHIRE STAGE THREE: MARKET TOWNS - RICHMOND TO SCARBOROUGH SATURDAY 5 MAY 2018!

TOUR DE YORKSHIRE STAGE THREE: MARKET TOWNS - RICHMOND TO SCARBOROUGH SATURDAY 5 MAY 2018!

STAGE THREE: 184KM – MARKET TOWNS - RICHMOND TO SCARBOROUGH SATURDAY 5 MAY 

The riders will roll out of Richmond’s cobbled market place and head to Catterick Garrison before the start flag is lowered. They’ll then traverse Wensleydale and continue in an easterly direction at Leyburn, on to Morton on Swale where the first intermediate sprint will be fought out. Northallerton and Thirsk will then provide warm welcomes, and no sooner have the riders crossed into the North York Moors than they’ll be faced with the fearsome Sutton Bank climb. The first contenders over the top there will be rewarded with points in the mountains classification. The action then passes through Helmsley and on to Pickering for a second intermediate sprint. The climbers will be looking to come to the fore again on the Côte de Silpho before the race breezes into Scarborough for the first time. Hugging the east coast, the peloton will continue on to Filey and sample its picturesque seafront before heading inland and back towards Scarborough. The frontrunners will sweep along South Bay, around the castle walls, and onto the now-legendary finish along North Bay.

 

https://letour.yorkshire.com/tour-de-yorkshire-2018/mens-race/stage-3/

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