Tour of Britain - 2008

Tour of Britain: 07-14 September 2008

This stage: 1: London Circuit
Location: Embankment: VIP enclosure*
Date: 07 September 2008

The 2008 race opened on a wet central London circuit: 07 September 2008
The photo is taken from the race VIP enclosure - Ordnance Survey were sponsors this year - hence the tickets!
The stage was won by Allessandro Petacchi of Ballan from Rob Hayles and Magnus Backstedt. Compared to previous years this was a wet and cold day.

Stages-2008:

  1. Central London Circuit
  2. Milton Keynes - Newbury
  3. Chard - Burnham-on-Sea
  4. Worcester - Stoke-on-Trent
  5. Hull - Dalby Forest
  6. Darlington - Newcastle/Gateshead,
  7. Glasgow Green - Drumlanrig Castle,
  8. Blackpool - Liverpool

Overall results can be found here [Wikipedia].


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