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The elite women's individual time trial at the 2019 UCI road World Championships in Yorkshire is over a distance of 32.5km. It starts in Ripon, and takes the A61 via Ripley to Harrogate. Arriving in Harrogate, there's one lap of the Harrogate circuit (West Park, Otley Road to Beckwithshaw, down one side of the Valley Gardens and up the other, then back out to the A61 on Hereford Road and Kent Road).
Route map, women's elite individual time trial, 2019 UCI Road World Championships. (See full-size map)
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The official stage profile for the elite women's individual time trial (to follow):
Profile of elite women's individual time trial
The elite women's individual time trial takes place on Tuesday 24th September 2019. Timings to follow.
The elite women's individual time trial starts in Ripon.
First part of the route.
Next part of the route.
The women's road race finishes
The elite women's road race at the UCI road World Championships 2019 in Yorkshire.
Read about the women's elite road race.
Harrogate is a town of about 75,000 people, in North Yorkshire.
Its mineral waters were discovered in the 1500s, and it grew as a spa town in the centuries that followed. Many of the spa facilities were built in Queen Victoria's time.
Royal Pump Rooms, Harrogate
You can visit the Royal Pump Rooms museum, drink the foul sulphur water from a tap outside (not advised), or dip into the Turkish Baths.
These days, Harrogate's economy is still partly based on tourism and visitors. It has a major Convention Centre, the Great Yorkshire Showground, and many good hotels.
Attractions include the RHS garden at Harlow Carr, the Valley Gardens, and Betty's tea rooms.
Read more about Harrogate.