Eddie Soens back on after being saved at the eleventh hour by new organiser

The season opener has been saved thanks to a new organiser and sponsor

Eddie Soens 2019 (Andy Jones)

A new organiser and sponsor has stepped in to save the Eddie Soens Memorial Cycle Race after it was announced last week the event was to close due to a lack of funds.

The British Cycling website lists Brian Rigby as the new event organiser, with the race set to go ahead as planned on Saturday March 7 and the entry date closing on Sunday February 23.

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