British Cycling Article on the Tour of the Black Country V-Sprint Club Posted on March 26, 2014 by Andy HurstDecember 10, 2014 British Cycling are promoting the V-Sprint ‘Tour of the Black Country’ on their website. Go to article. 100km Roubaix-style sportive featuring 15 unpaved sectors, cobbles and a velodrome finish. Sunday 4 May. Entries open now. £25.