BEIJING GOLD MEDALLIST TO RACE IN BEVERLEY
Ed Clancy, MBE, who won a gold medal at the Beijing Olympics, is the star entry for Friday’s National Elite Circuit Race Championships to be held in Beverley.
Clancy is just one of more than 700 entries received for the three day feast of cyclesport in the East Yorkshire market town of Beverley.
Over 450 leisure riders will contest Saturday’s sportif touring events around the Yorkshire Wolds.
Sunday’s East Yorkshire Classic 98 mile road race has attracted 139 racers from England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands. For the first time an Irish team is competing.