The 2017 Tour de Yorkshire host towns have been revealed with the full route details to be announced in December.

The three day race will either start or finish in Harrogate, Bridlington, Sheffield, Bradford, Tadcaster and Scarborough. This will keep up Scarborough’s record of welcoming a stage in every Tour de Yorkshire race so far. – I was in Scarborough for last years race and can see why the organisers want to keep it there. The turnout and atmosphere was amazing.

2016 TdY stage 3 in Scarborough

2016 TdY stage 3 in Scarborough. Photo from

Sir Gary Verity, chief executive of Weclome to Yorkshire said: ” I’m delighted the race will visit all four corners of the county and all six host towns will put on a brilliant show.”

The full route details, with start and end towns confirmed, profiles and distance is due to be announced in December.