Tour of the Reservoir organiser Mike Hodgson has passed away

Hodgson has been described as 'part of the fabric of cycling in Britain'

Mike Hodgson (British Cycling)

Tour of the Reservoir organiser Mike Hodgson has passed away.

Tributes have poured in for Hodgson, who organised one of Britain's most iconic and challenging races, with VeloUK Cycling Mag reporting he died after catching coronavirus.

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