Bike Channel-Canyon 'showing what they’re capable of’ at Tour de Yorkshire

Third place for sprinter Chris Opie on stage one, plus a combativity jersey for Harry Tanfield on stage two has left Bike Channel-Canyon pleased with their showing at the Tour de Yorkshire

Lowsley Williams, Tour de Yorkshire 2017, stage one

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Bike Channel-Canyon sports director Tim Elverson believes the squad have shown “exactly what they are capable of” at the Tour de Yorkshire this weekend, with Chris Opie taking third in the opening bunch sprint and Harry Tanfield winning the combativity jersey in Harrogate.

The British Continental squad is enjoying its inaugural season, with Elverson and many of the riders on the young squad previously at Pedal-Heaven last year.

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