Breast Cancer Care's Claire Pulford on charity partnership
26 February 2017 10:00am
Alongside the launch of The Women's Tour 2017, SweetSpot also announced a new partnership with Breast Cancer Care, who will be the official charity partner to the UCI Women's WorldTour race, that culminates in London on Sunday 11 June.
At the launch of the race at City Hall in London, we spoke to Claire Pulford from Breast Cancer Care about the role of the charity, and just how important the partnership with The Women's Tour will be for raising funds and awareness.
And to celebrate 25-years of the pink ribbon, on Sunday 11 June you will be able to get on your bike and join in to show your solidarity with anyone affected by breast cancer. For more information please click here.
Watch the promo video for the 2017 edition of The Women's Tour, which takes place from Wednesday 7 to Sunday 11 June. Featuring four stages in the Heart of England in Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Staffordshire and Derbyshire before the fifth and final stage takes place on an iconic circuit in the centre of London.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan launched the 2017 Women's Tour at City Hall in London, alongside Olympic Gold medallist Katie Archibald of Team WNT and Drops' London rider Abi Van Twisk. The trio were in front of the world famous backdrop of Tower Bridge with Women's Tour Race Director Mick Bennett to officially unveil the five stages for the UCI Women's WorldTour event.
Look back on the 2016 edition of The Women's Tour and review some of the amazing facts and figures to come from Britain's biggest women's cycling event. This year's race was a part of the new-for-2016 UCI Women's WorldTour, and with it was bigger and better than ever before.