Cycling racing in England has received real boosts in recent years with the successes of the Great Britain track teams and Mark Cavendish giving such outstanding performance in the Tour of France - to name two. It is no surprise then that cycle racing in Tameside is on the up and up.
Tameside Cycling Development Group hold mid week races on a specially developed cycle track on Richmond Street in Ashton under Lyne. The racing is quick and action packed, and a 1km circuit means the cyclists are round every two or three minutes. So only just time to get your camera out, pick your spot and get clicking!