Tour de Yorkshire

Start times

Start Times

Start times for 2017 ranged between 06:30 and 09:50 depending on distance and predicted finish time. 2018 start times will be announced once the location and route has been finalised.


Cut off times are in place to ensure riders finish the event in the given allocated time due to the need for the roads to be cleared in advance of the Pro Race coming through. Failure to reach the designated cut off times will result in your route being shortened a various points. Failure to reach the last cut off time will result in you missing the Pro Finish Line Experience.

From start to finish, participants will be expected to achieve a minimum average speed to complete this course.

  • Long 100km – 15kph
  • Medium 75km – 13kph
  • Short 50km – 10kph

Age Requirements

Minimum Age 16 at 31 December, 2018.