The Union Cycliste Internationale is pleased to announce that is has awarded the prestigious UCI Bike City label to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), which becomes the first city in the Middle East and Asia to receive the distinction. This brings to 20 the number of cities and regions worldwide that have been awarded this label for their commitment to hosting international cycling events, promoting the sport across the community, and developing cycling infrastructure and programmes that support the UCI’s cycling for all strategy.
The UCI Urban World Championships, last qualifier event in BMX Freestyle Park before the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020, will be organized by Hurricane from June 4th to 8th. You can follow on the Action through the Live competitions schedule:
MONDAY JUNE 7 11:20 - 12:40 (CET) BMX Park Women - Finals 13:30 - 15:25 (CET) BMX Flatland Men - Semi Finals 16:20 - 17:40 (CET) BMX Park Men - Finals
Hosted at the Sud de France Arena from June 4th to 8th, the 2021 UCI Urban Cycling World Championships will count as part of the qualification process for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, taking place this summer. With the qualification period ending officially on June 7th for BMX Freestyle Park, riders are going to get their very last opportunity to grab points toward the most prestigious competition in the World. This year, the event is even more anticipated because it will be the first time that BMX Freestyle Park is part of the sports program.
By confirming this news, the IOC is increasing the anticipation for the contest which is expected to
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has the pleasure of announcing that the inaugural UCI BMX Freestyle Flatland World Championships will be held as part of the next UCI Urban Cycling World Championships, which will take place on 6-10 November 2019 in Chengdu, in China. The 2019 UCI Urban Cycling World Championships will thus feature BMX Freestyle Flatland, BMX Freestyle Park and Trials, three urban and dynamic disciplines.
Flatland is growing fast and has figured alongside Park on the UCI BMX Freestyle World Cup programme since 2018. It involves performing tricks on a flat piece of ground, often while balancing on a single