This year UCI Masters Cyclo-Cross World Championships is going to be held from 29 Nov-30 Nov in Mol,Belgium.All cycling lovers are seem of getting more exciting as the year is ending.In Mol,Belgium the UCI Masters Cyclo-Cross World Championships has been held for three years.In the sector of ranking too ,Belgium is ranking first with 40 Gold medals,33 Silver medals and 23 Bronze medals.Let’s find out some more interesting information about UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships and also about it’s upcoming updates.
About UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships
The UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships which is organized by the Union Cycliste Internationale(UCI)
are the world championships for cyclo-cross.And it is very important to be noted that Cyclo-cross being mostly centred in Europe and that has made it take quite a while for the world championships to be held in another continent.And that changed was seen in 2013 when it took place in Louisville,Kentucky,United States.From 2016 the following five events are organized in every year
- Men’s Elite
- Women’s Elite
- Men’s under 23
- Women’s under 23
- Men’s under 18 (Juniors)
And now it has been a tradition that the elite events are held on a Sunday and the other events are held on the Saturday.
Winner: Gold Medal with Rainbow Jersey
1st Runner Up: Silver Medals
2nd Runner Up: Bronze Medals
Here it’s very interesting to know about the winners of UCI cyclo-cross world championships that they wear their raibow jersey until the following year championships or if they wish they can only wear it in the kind of event in which they won it.
Belgium’s Best Riders
Eric De Vlaeminck with 7 Gold Medals(elite race)
And it is to be remembered that Nation’s first medal was earned by Firmin Van Kerrebroeck which was a silver medal in 1957.
Time of Races in Mol,Belgium
Start November 29 (12:00am)
End November 30 (11:00pm)
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