Tour of Britain 2012: Stage four preview
Tour of Britain 2012
When: Wednesday, September 12, 2012
ITV4 live: 1.30-3.30pm
ITV4 highlights: 7pm-8pm
Weather could play a big part in today's stage, with an exposed route over Shap Fell, down through Kendal and onto the finish at the seaside at Blackpool.
Brisk winds could easily splinter the race to pieces, and riders will have to be wary to stay near the front to avoid being caught out.
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