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Pearl Izumi Durham 2015 | Cycling event in Durham City | This is Durham

A firm favourite with cycling fans, the Pearl Izumi Tour Series returns to the streets of Durham City.

Britain’s fastest teams will be taking to the fearsome circuit, including the infamous cobbled climb of South Street, competing to be named the top British cycling team and the champions of the Pearl Izumi Series.

The race takes place on Thursday 28th May starting at 7:30pm. Pre-race action, including live music, begins at around 4:30pm.

Spectators are advised to arrive early and plan their journey in advance. The start/finish area is located outside Durham School, Quarryheads lane, Durham City DH1 4SZ

Free evening parking will be available at the County Hall car park and the park and ride sites at Howlands and Sniperley. The park and ride buses will not be operating but the car parks are being made available for those wishing to walk into town.

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Round Five of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series, hosted by Durham on Tuesday 27th May. Britain’s top cyclists will once again be tackling the UK’s hardest criterium circuit, featuring the notorious cobbled climb, as The Pearl Izumi Tour Series returns to the North East for the fourth year.

Riders will be battling it out over the cobbles to join the likes of Malcolm Elliott, Zak Dempster and Kristian House as a winner in Durham, and hopefully propel their team into The Pearl Izumi Tour Series lead.

Whether you want to enjoy stunning scenery, get a breath of fresh air or really push yourself to the limit – Durham is for you.

Spectator Information

16:30 Support Activities Start
17:15 Fire Service Race
18:30 Riders Warming up on Circuit
19:00 Pearl Izumi Tour Series Round Five Start
20:15 Race Finish
20:30 Podium Ceremony and Presentations

Venues | The Tour Series | Official Site : Round 5 – Durham.

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