Matthew Draper (Manx Road Club) took superb victory in the 2017 Tour of Middle road race. After spending the majority of race off the front of the A race group, Matthew managed to hold off a late surge from Peter Kennaugh (Manx Road Club / Team SKY) to win solo. Matthews winning margin was just 11 seconds from Peter. The bunch sprint for third was won by Simon Skillicorn (MVW). The 'B' race was won by Mark Horsthuis respectively.