The Women's Tour to start in Northamptonshire

Hannah Barnes tops the podium, Johnson Health Tech Westminster Grand Prix 2013

Organisers of The Women's Tour, SweetSpot, have announced that Stage One of the race will be based entirely in the county of Northamptonshire on Wednesday May 7, finishing in Northampton itself.

Further details of Stage One, and the locations of the remaining four stages, will be announced over the coming months, but it is understood that the race will focus on the East Midlands and East Anglia.

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