Amateur photographer Carl Spiers follows the Tour of Britain cycle race with a VIP photographer's pass and a fist full of Canon kit. Read his daily blog and see his pictures from the event here...rnrnPicture: The Katusha rider Vladimir Karpets

Amateur photographer Carl Spiers follows the Tour of Britain cycle race with a VIP photographer’s pass and a fist full of Canon kit.

The Tour of Britain is billed as the UK’s biggest professional bicycle race, last year attracting over a million spectators.

Read Carl’s daily blog and see his pictures from the Tour of Britain here.

Picture: The Katusha rider Vladimir Karpets