Tour of Yorkshire stage race date confirmed for 2015

Inaugural three-stage ASO race in Yorkshire confirmed for May 2015

British fans on stage one of the 2014 Tour de France

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

The Amaury Sports Organisations' new three-stage race in Yorkshire will take place between 1-3 May 2015, after being confirmed on next year's  UCI calendar.

The Tour of Yorkshire will be co-organised by Welcome to Yorkshire, after they successfully staged the Grand Depart of the 2014 Tour de France.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).