August Bank Holiday 2018
Five stages, four jerseys, one bank holiday weekend, one hundred riders and over 200 miles of the best racing roads in the UK. The SD Sealants Junior Tour of Wales is the grand finale to the British Cycling Junior Road Series, and an event riders all over the world are eager to add to their palmares.
The 37th edition of the race, and the first Junior Tour of Wales Four Day is done. We saw the best riders around fight for supremacy, from a balmy Friday evening, when PH-MAS/Milnes/Oldfield sensation Tom Pidcock carried on where he left off in 2016, stamping his intent all over the race with a dominant time trial victory – to his triumphant stage finish atop the Tumble on Monday afternoon.
Entries for JTW18 are open until 23:55 on Sunday 22nd July – with a quality international field already assembling. UK riders, please enter via the British Cycling online system here. Prospective international entrants, please contact the race organiser Richard Hopkins – richh (at) juniortourofwales (dot) org for details and an entry form.
Photographs courtesy of and © Huw Fairclough, and Guy Swarbrick, Andy Whitehouse for British Cycling