Milton Keynes is holding a day of cycling activities this weekend, ahead of the first Tour Series race taking place in the city next week.
The family events in Midsummer Place will range from skills sessions to displays by professional stunt riders.
They will run from 10am to 4pm on Saturday (16 May) and 11am to 4pm on Sunday.
Gin Corrado, events co-ordinator at Milton Keynes Council, said: “We are hoping to further raise awareness of the grand event that will be hitting the city streets next Thursday, offering a day full of cycling fun for all and culminating with a spectacular professional race featuring the country’s best cycling professionals.”
The new Tour Series will see 10 British professional cycling teams racing in 10 cities over two months. For more information, visit www.tourseries.co.uk.
Tour Series dates
- Round 1: 21 May, Milton Keynes
- Round 2: 28 May, Exeter
- Round 3: 2 June, Woking
- Round 4: 4 June, Peterborough
- Round 5: 9 June, Blackpool
- Round 6: 11 June, Southport
- Round 7: 16 June, Stoke on Trent
- Round 8: 18 June, Colchester
- Round 9: 23 June, Chester
- Round 10: 25 June, Southend on Sea