Tour de France 2014

The 101st Tour de France gets underway Saturday July 5th with the Grand Depart in Leeds.

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Mark Cavendish trains in Harrogate ahead of Le Tour

Mark Cavendish and the Omega-Pharma Quickstep cycling team were spotted on a training ride around Harrogate on the day the Tour de France opening ceremony takes place in Leeds.

He is staying at the same hotel as his former Team Sky teammates.

Mark Cavendish arrives back from a training ride around Harrogate Credit: Rudding Park
Mark Cavendish's teammates wave for the camera Credit: Rudding Park
Cavendish, whose mother was originally from Harrogate, is ready for the race Credit: Rudding Park

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