Spectators are welcome to come along and cheer the cylists on their way, watching them as they undertake the formidable King of the Mountain challenge - the first of three of these challenges in this stage of the race - starting on Ford Bank and finishing on Ford Common. More information about designated parking and viewing areas at Etal and Ford can be found here.
The Ovo Energy Tour of Britain starts in Glasgow on Saturday 7th and ends in Manchester a week later. This prestigious race attracts some of the best-known names in cycle road racing including eleven teams that participated in the recent Tour de France. The event is televised live daily and this is a wonderful opportunity to drink in the live atmosphere of this highly competitive cycling event.