Tough, tricky, technical: A closer look at the Yorkshire World Championships circuit

It’s not every year you get the chance to see a race travel round the World Championships circuit, but that’s what this year’s Tour de Yorkshire offered on stage 2 when it went through Harrogate, and it seemed a good chance to take a quick spin round the route as well. I don’t normally 'do' e-bikes, but it was probably as well I took up the offer of one on loan from Chevin Cycles, as this circuit is surprisingly tough, tricky and technical, with one steep little climb after another in the 14 kilometres.

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