Briggs takes Elite Circuit Series opener in Brighouse

Graham Briggs, Tour Series 2012, round five, Aberystwyth

Raleigh-GAC's Graham Briggs continued his impressive week by storming to victory in the Elite Circuit Series in the aptly-named Brighouse last night.

Briggs played a key role in helping team-mate Russell Hampton finish third in Sunday's National Road Race Championships, and the former British Circuit Race Champion beat former team-mate Dean Downing and Node4-Giordana's Matt Cronshaw in the series opener.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.