And catching up with friends from all over the world.
Our friend from NZ ( the eventual winner) lying second behind and American and in front of an English rider..
And a note to those who know the Manchester Velodrome..a new roof.. and it still leaks!!
A nice touch out in the front car park...solar panels
Unfortunately this has left all the camper vans without hookups....
It was nice to see some of the locals
By the bridge over the Ashton Canal.