First blood to Rapha in Tour Series round one

Rapha Condor Tour Series Canary Wharf

Rapha Condor Sharp kick-started their campaign for this year's Tour Series crown last night with a strong showing under the skyscrapers of London's Canary Wharf.

Rapha's men in black came out on top after a frantic hour's racing; Tony Gibb may have been the individual winner, but Rapha placed third (Dean Downing), fifth (Dean Windsor) and sixth (Graham Briggs) to land them the series lead.

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