Tour de Yorkshire: Joanna Rowsell joins Sarah Storey in women's race

Joanna Rowsell
Joanna Rowsell won a gold medal for England in the individual pursuit at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Olympic gold medallist Joanna Rowsell will join 11-time Paralympic champion Dame Sarah Storey in the Women's Tour de Yorkshire race on Saturday, 2 May.

The pair will ride for the Pearl Izumi Sports Tours International team alongside Scotland's Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Katie Archibald.

The race, four 20km laps of a circuit in York, runs alongside the men's three-day event which begins on 1 May.

Yorkshire-born riders Jessie Walker and Penny Rowson are also in the line-up.

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