VIDEO: Be part of Le Tour history in Sheffield

Be part of history and turn out to cheer on riders in the world’s greatest cycle race when it arrives in South Yorkshire, says Gary Verity.

He is the man credited with bringing the Grand Depart to Yorkshire,

Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire.

Gary Verity, Chief Executive of Welcome to Yorkshire.

And after an impressive turn out for Stage One, from Leeds to Harrogate, he says the public shouldn’t miss the chance to be part of the biggest annual sporting event when Stage Two comes to Sheffield.

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The Welcome to Yorkshire chief executive told The Star: “Comne out and support big style.

“Ask anyone who has been here and they will say it’s the most incredible day of their lives.

“Don’t miss this opportunity. It’s once in a lifetime. It’s history. Be part of it.

“I’m with the Tour for quiter a bit when it moves on.”

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