Harrogate

THANKS!
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BIG THANKS TO ALL THAT JOINED us at Harrogate

  • Dates: 3/4/5/6th July 2014

Situated next to the Stage 1 finish line in the beautiful spa town of Harrogate, the Fan Park in Yorkshire brought together the biggest celebration of cycling the region has ever seen.



Special thanks to all our Partners, Exhibitors, Volunteers, Musicians and visitors that came out to support this historical time for Yorkshire.

We are proud to of been there to celebrate along with you!

RISING FROM ASHES

Thank you to the Rising from Ashes Foundation for letting use present the Rising from Ashes documentary about two worlds colliding when cycling legend Jock Boyer moves to Rwanda, Africa to help a group of struggling genocide survivors pursue their dream of a national team. The foundation uses storytelling to inspire and educate global audiences into meaningful action, to raise vital resources for their cycling programs on the ground in Africa.

Read more > rfafoundation.org
FOODIES FESTIVAL AT TOUR DE FRANCE

FOODIES FESTIVAL AT THE FAN PARKS

Thank you to Foodies Festivals for organising the stalls at the Fan Park, making sure to provide all hungry spectators with top quality street food, restaurant-quality stalls, artisan foods cooked with fresh ingredients. Visitors enjoyed a remarkable range, including French, Spanish, Italian and more - hog roasts, vegetarian options, wraps, pies, cakes, burgers, and a selection of snacks and hot drinks.

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BikeBay on the Stray

BIKEBAY ON THE STRAY

Thank you for supporting over 600 local primary school children aged between 8 and 11 years in an innovative design contest to mark the event. This helped to engage and excite the children by providing a background to the competition and teaching design skills. Special thanks to the North Yorkshire Society of Architects for providing this wonderful exhibition of entries and showcasing the winning design by 10 year old William Hunt.

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FESTIVAL AT TOUR DE FRANCE

Thank you to all our Exhibitors

Special thank you to all the partners and exhibitors that made the Fan Park Experience! Together with all the behind the scenes volunteers and staff made the Harrogate Fan Park a true celebration of all things le tour!

Visitors enjoyed delicious food and bar along with interactive activities including live local music, exciting vendors, amazing give-a-ways and prizes.

moment when 20,000 cycling fans witnessed local favourite, Mark Cavendish crash

Watch the FAN PARK Reaction


Check out the moment when 20,000 cycling fans witnessed local favourite, Mark Cavendish crash a few hundred metres from the finish line.

Crowds in the fan park gave the Isle of Man rider a standing ovation as he struggled and peddled across the finish line in pain.

Watch Clip >
Harrogate Fan Park Gallery

Harrogate Fan Park Gallery


Check out the photos throughout the amazing 4 day Tour de France Fan Park celebration! Over 20,000 cycling fans made their way to the Harrogate Fan Park on Saturday after the Stage 1 finish.

Visitors cheered along watching on the big screen and enjoyed family activities and some of the best local food that Harrogate has to offer!

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