Andy Colver sprints to Tour of Guernsey stage victory

Andy Colver
Colver took victory in the first of the seven events involved in the tour

Andy Colver won a sprint finish to take victory in the first stage of the Guernsey Velo Club's week-long Tour of Guernsey on Sunday.

He took the honours on a new cross country course at Carpentiers Farm, near the reservoir.

Colver was followed home by his Island Games teammates with Rob Smart taking second and Danny Shaw third.

In the veterans race Dave English took the victory ahead of Steve Smith and Gary Wallbridge.