The Scottish Glasgow is in August, 2023 is the host for the first edition of the UCI Cycling World Championships. In a period of two weeks will be over in thirteen disciplines of cycling the rainbow jersey will be fought. That has the International Cycling union (UCI) confirmed today.
The Cycling World Championships will from 2023 quarterly, in each case in a preolympisch year, will be held. “For a few weeks will be the host city or region, the real wielerhoofdstad of the world”, let the UCI know. “The images will be worldwide broadcasted and the region in all corners of the planet to promote. Tens of thousands of visitors will tourism boost.”
The Cycling World Championships include the world championships cycling on the road, on the ski slopes, mountain BIKE and BMX. Only the world CHAMPIONSHIP cyclo-cross can for obvious reasons not be added to the program because the world cup is in the beginning of the season would fall.
“The introduction of this event was one of my promises that I made during my campaign. I am proud that I word have taken”, says UCI president David Lappartient.
Glasgow already has the necessary infrastructure including the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome and the Glasgow BMX Centre. In August 2018 organised Glasgow together with Berlin, even though the first edition of the European Championships. In seven sports (swimming, cycling, golf, gymnastics, rowing and triathlon in Glasgow; athletics in Berlin) was then in a period of ten days to the European titles have been decided. (belga)