Tour of Britain 2013

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Riders battle the elements up Chestnut Hill

The Sky team with Bradley Wiggins chasing the leaders out of Keswick Credit: ITV News Border

Nairo Quintana is leading the Tour of Britain up a very wet Chestnut Hill in Keswick.

Nairo Quintana leads the Tour up Chestnut Hill Credit: ITV News Border

As well as the steep hill, cyclists are also battling against torrential downpours and strong winds in the Lake District.

The riders of the peloton look thoroughly miserable in the lashing rain and gusty winds of the Lake District

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