Mug Shot Sponsors the Queen of the Mountain Jersey for the Women’s Race of this year’s Tour de Yorkshire

Posted on 19th Apr 2016

Mug Shot Sponsors the Queen of the Mountain Jersey for the Women’s Race of this year’s Tour de Yorkshire

We are delighted to announce that our Brand Mug Shot will be sponsoring the Queen of the Mountain Jersey for the Women’s Race of this year’s Tour de Yorkshire

 

The Tour de Yorkshire has already become one of the most spectacular and well received events in the British sporting calendar and it returns for its second year in 2016 with new routes and new challenges. The route will take the 18 teams of eight riders to all four corners of Yorkshire, linking together the county’s sporting, historic, industrial and literary greats.  The 550km race will be completed in 3 stages:

 

Stage 1:  Friday 29th April 2016:  Beverley to Settle (184km)

 

Stage 2:  Saturday 30th April 2016:  Otley to Doncaster (135km)

 

Stage 3:  Sunday 1st May 2016:  Middlesbrough to Scarborough (196km)

 

The Women’s Race takes place on Saturday 30th April with 98 riders.  Lizzie Armitstead, the reigning World, Commonwealth and National Road Race Champion will be taking part and is delighted that the start of the Women’s Race is in Otley which is her hometown.