has shown a decent level of ability in maidens without being a superstar, but the key to him surely will be being stepped up in trip.
I've had a pretty track (-orientated) build-up, I used a lot of racing to build my endurance," said the Manxman
guided the Colombian in the finale of the finish of the 217-kilometres route from Edinburgh to Blyth and Gaviria did the rest.
It means the Manxman
will miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Guy Martin crossed the line 20 seconds off the pace in second place, followed by Manxman
plied routes in the Irish Sea including North Wales from 1955-82, and after withdrawal from service was converted into a floating restaurant in Preston Docks.
, who soared to fourth on the all-time list for stage wins at this year's Tour de France, looks set to leave Team Sky.
The 26-year-old Manxman
, a product of the British Cycling performance programme, will race for the Britishbased team from next year.
But the Manxman
said: "I want to go to the best place to help me win and that might be staying where I am now.
Mark Johnston continues to churn out the winners on the sand dunes at a cracking strike-rate, and Manxman
looks a typical Braveheart improver now that he runs in handicap company.
And which Manxman
won the 21st and final stage of the race .
See how Manxman
Mark Higgins defended his title against three-time BRC winner Jonny Miller in this fully-loaded account of a nerve-racking season.
Mark Higgins' hopes of a second title disappeared when his Vauxhall crashed on the sixth of 15 stages.
held a five-second cushion going into Wednesday's time trial but could only muster a time of 14:10.
MTN-Qhubeka has been strongly linked with Cavendish, but the Manxman
would have to find a title sponsor to support the African squad if it were to sign him.