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Armitstead hopes to ride Tour de Yorkshire after ‘brutal honesty’ leads to full women’s race

Armitstead hopes to ride Tour de Yorkshire after ‘brutal honesty’ leads to full women’s race

Having criticised the length of last year’s women’s race at the Tour de Yorkshire, Lizzie Armitstead says she has been involved in designing the 2016 stage Lizzie Armitstead, Boels-Dolmans, Aviva Women’s Tour 2015 team presentation UCI world champion Lizzie Armitstead says she hopes to be part of the Tour de Yorkshire women’s race, having criticised the 2015 edition. With organisers Welcome to Yorkshire putting on a 60km circuit race in the inaugural edition of the event, Armitstead claimed it wasn’t viable for her to return to her home county to participate in such a short race. But in an interview with BBC Radio Leeds, Armitstead said her honesty led to her becoming involved in planning the 2016 race, which […]

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