Future for Tour of Britain men’s race in balance over dispute with promoter

07 November 2023 04:00
British Cycling terminates agreement with SweetSpotGoverning body claims £700,000 owed in unpaid rights feesThe future of the men’s Tour of Britain is hanging by a thread after the governing body, British Cycling, terminated its agreement with SweetSpot, the race promoter, in what is believed to be a financial dispute over unpaid rights fees.The ending of British Cycling’s deal with SweetSpot means that, unless a new promoter can be found in the immediate future, the race is effectively cancelled and risks being removed from the 2024 programmes of the world’s leading riders and teams. Continue readingread full article

Source: TheGuardian