Watch Britain's top cycling teams race around Leicester

Leicester, Leicestershire

Get close to the action as some of Britain’s top professional cyclists contest the Leicester Castle Classic cycle race.

The 80km ‘kermesse’ Castle Classic race will see riders contest laps of a fast and technical 4km anticlockwise circuit around the Old Town and Mile Straight areas of the city.

The racing will be non-stop action with riders expected to hit speeds of up to 40mph on the run into the finish. Visitors can look forward to an afternoon of drama and entertainment from a top class field drawn from some of Britain’s major professional cycling teams.

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