Riders arrive in the Channel Islands for the 10th and final round of the Pearl Izumi Tour Series on Friday, June 13

Teams arrived on Jersey on Thursday to get ready for the final round of the 2014 Tour Series hosted by Gorey – a double-header including a hill climb and a criterium.

A bright, warm day greeted the riders as they stretched their legs and familiarised themselves with tomorrow’s circuit and hill-climb course.

jersey tour series GoreyGorey’s castle overlooks the pretty coastal town to the east of Jersey…

jersey tour series Horton-Northey-Scully-2Madison riders Tobyn Horton, Mike Northey and Tom Scully pose on the slip way by Gorey harbour.

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jersey tour series Kristian-House-c3Kristian House gets a couple of reps up the Mont de la Guerande hill climb with Gorey Castle as the back drop. Starting on the seafront the hill climb course eventual picks up to around 1:6 or approx 17 per cent for the final section of the afternoon’s event. Riders start at 13:30. The Tour Series evening’s crit event at 19:30 will be based around the town centre.

jersey tour series Morgan-K-GoreyRaleigh’s Morgan Kneisky takes in Jersey’s Gorey

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