Great day today in Harrogate with the culimination of both the mens and womens stages of the Tour de Yorkshire. Met many cyclists and like-minded people in the Cycling Festival and will be set-up in the Harrogate Fan Zone throughout the final stage tomorrow.
Vern Overton is a former Army Officer, having served for over 30 years. Vern is an experienced Mountain Bike Leader (MIAS), Triathlon Coach (BTF Level 2) and Cycle Mechanic (CYTECH Level 3). He has a passion for outdoor pursuits and has competed in many mountain marathons, road cycling time trials and challenging ironman triathlon events.
He has represented Team GB as an Age-Group Athlete in Duathlon (cycling and running) and has been a coach and mentor of young athletes at the Army Foundation College near Harrogate.