Cycling fans in the region are already looking forward to the Tour de France which races through Cambridgeshire next year.
However, there's another treat in store as the first Women's Tour elite race takes place next May.
The event, the first international stage race for women, begins in Oundle in Northamptonshire, with the fourth stage starting in double Olympic gold-winner Laura Trott's home town of Cheshunt in Hertfordshire.
And today it's been announced that the race will finish in Suffolk's Bury St Edmunds on May 11.
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There'll be plenty of sunshine during the rest of today but, unfortunately, the unsettled weather returns this weekend.
The Cator children, from Ranworth in Norfolk are staging the global run in honour of their dad Charlie who has a rare form of cancer.
Following a wet Thursday, today will be drier and brighter with plenty of sunshine.