Cumbria proposes bid to host British cycling national championships

Could the Lake District host a future edition of the British road race national championships?

Team Sky team-mates Peter Kennaugh and Ben Swift duel it out in the finale to the National Road Race Championships in Abergavenny. Kennaugh just outsprinted Swift to take the title.

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Cumbria could bid for the rights to host a future British Road National Championships which could incorporate the Lake District.

A presentation in the county last week explained how Carlisle would be the start and finish point of the Championships.

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