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.
- Central London Circuit
- Milton Keynes - Newbury
- Chard - Burnham-on-Sea
- Worcester - Stoke-on-Trent
- Hull - Dalby Forest
- Darlington - Newcastle/Gateshead,
- Glasgow Green - Drumlanrig Castle,
- Blackpool - Liverpool
Overall results can be found here [Wikipedia].