The International Cycling union (UCI) has on Friday a call was made to the African continent, the uci road world championships 2025 to organize. Africa never organized before a world championships.
The UCI said in a letter to the fifty-connected African countries clearly understood the hope of a world cup in 2025 in Africa. It wants, as its growth in Africa perpetuate. The deadline for the biddingsdossier to submit is september 2019.
“The organisation of the world championships in 2025 in Africa would be a significant step forward in the popularity of our sport,” stated UCI president David Lappartient. “It’s a chance for fans to see the best riders in the world to see the work. I need the African unions expressly, in cooperation with the host cities, presentation of a dossier to submit. The UCI would like to see how Africa his passion for cycling shows. We can’t wait to get there the events take place.”
This year the world CHAMPIONSHIPS take place in Austrian Innsbruck. In 2019, will Harrogate the world cup host. Antwerp and Leuven are targeting a joint organisation in 2021, exactly 100 years after the very first world cup.
Belgium supports Rwanda
A few weeks ago it became known that particularly Rwanda, is a candidate for the world cup to organize. The president of the Belgian cycling federation, Tom Van Damme then suggested that Belgium is certainly the candidacy of Rwanda would support. Infrastructure, accommodation and supervision are, according to Van Damme in the capital of Kigali thick in order. For that reason, he also brought the Rwandan minister of Sport in July, a visit to Flanders, to be even more out of wielerorganisaties. The Belgian and Rwandan cycling federation have signed a cooperation agreement.