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Stage Two in pictures

Stage Two of the Tour of the Reservoir is underway at Derwent Reservoir in County Durham.

Here's some pictures of the event:

Riders at the Tour of the Reservoir Credit: North News
The route circumnavigates Derwent Reservoir Credit: North News
Cyclists pass Derwent Reservoir Credit: North News
Cyclists in the Tour of the Reservoir 2014 Credit: North News

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Juniper tops the podium after tour win

Alexie Shaw, Nicola Juniper and Molly Weaver (left to right) on the winners podium after the Alexandra Tour of the Reservoir Credit: North News

Nicola Juniper was top of the podium after winning the Alexandra Tour of the Reservoir at Derwent Reservoir.

The 32-year-old held off competition from Alexie Shaw (left) who came in 2nd and Molly Weaver (right) who came 3rd.

Juniper wins Alexandra Tour of the Reservoir

Nicola Juniper has won the opening round of the British Cycling Women's Road Series after sprinting to victory in the Alexandra Tour of the Reservoir in County Durham.

Results below:

  • 1 Nicola Juniper (Pearl Izumi-Sports Tours International) 2:32:44
  • 2 Alexie Shaw (Epic Cycles-Scott) at 2sec
  • 3 Molly Weaver (Epic Cycles-Scott) at 3:42
  • 4 Hannah Walker (Epic Cycles-Scott) at 3:45
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