Tour de Yorkshire Cycletta welcomes legend’s daughter

Denise Burton-Cole, bronze medallist in the 1975 world individual pursuit, will compete in the 50km sportive on May 3

Beryl Burton

The inaugural Tour de Yorkshire Cycletta will feature the daughter of Beryl Burton OBE after Denise Burton-Cole, herself a top-level cyclist, confirmed her participation.

Yorkshirewoman Burton, a member of the British Cycling Hall of Fame, won around 100 national championships, as well as racing alongside her daughter at the 1972 world championships.

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