Monthly Archives: September 2013

London crit wraps up Tour of Britain 2013

In a fitting finale to the 2013 Tour of Britain Team Raleigh wrapped up their season with an 88km circuit race in London in front of iconic British landmarks such as Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and the Tower … Continue reading

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Surrey crowds out in force for Stage 7

With an estimated 1 million fans lining the 160km route of Stage 7 from Epsom to Guildford in the 2013 Tour of Britain, Raleigh riders and team managers were once again stunned at the support and passion on display. Epsom … Continue reading

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Tour of Britain: Mountain top test on Stage 6

The toughest Queen Stage of this year’s Tour took the peleton from Sidmouth to Haytor in Devon and over some of the region’s most feared climbs on a 136km route. Riders rolled out from Sidmouth in rare dry conditions and … Continue reading

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Huge support for home teams and riders in Caerphilly

Team Raleigh survived a testing challenge through the heart of Wales on Tour of Britain Stage 5 to roar into the cauldron of noise and hoards of fans for the stage finish in Caerphilly. An ever popular finish location this … Continue reading

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Scully wins Rouler Combativity award at Tour of Britain Stage 4

Team Raleigh’s Kiwi rider Tom Scully picked up the Rouleur Combativity Award for the most aggressive riding on Stage 4 from Stoke on Trent to Llanberis. Scully was on sparkling form as he sprinted away from the peleton in the … Continue reading

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Team Raleigh 10 mile TT test on Stage 3

Tom Scully and Raleigh team mates tested their mettle against Sir Bradley Wiggins today (17 Sept) in Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain at Knowsley Safari Park, Merseyside In a traditionally British 10 mile time trial distance, Tom Scully … Continue reading

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Moses top finisher in Tour of Britain Stage 2

Team Raleigh’s under 23 rider Tom Moses, who was recently long-listed for the World Championships, was Team Raleigh’s top finisher in the deluge of rain that fell over the Lake District on Stage 2.  With roads running like rivers in … Continue reading

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