Images from the Tour de Yorkshire
To read our Tour de Yorkshire Stage 1 race report and see post-race reactions, click here.
Below are a series of images taken by our photographer, Sean Robinson of Vélofocus, which tell the tale of today's race and how Lizzy Banks took the QOM jersey.
Bigla's CHAPTER2 bikes on the team car before the start of the race.
The riders keeping warm as they are presented to the crowds ahead of the start.
Lizzy Banks riding in the bunch, before she broke away from the peloton.
Lizzy Banks leads on the Harogate loop.
Nicole Hanselmann in the main field, while teammate Lizzy is still riding up the road in the breakaway.
Sophie Wright in the peloton, as the weather conditions hold up slightly for the time being.
Lizzy post-race, after putting in an outstanding performance in the breakaway.
Lizzy earns the Queen of the Mountain jersey after crossing the day's QOM in first place.
Lizzy enjoying the podium celebrations
As the Queen of the Mountain, she'll wear the red jersey into the final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire, her 'home race.'