UCI Mountain Bike World Championships

The UCI Mountain Bike World Championships taking place in Val Di Sole, Italy.   is in full swing.  The South African team is well represented and have been in action already.  Alan Hatherly, SA’s Top ranked XCO rider has laid down a marker by winning the first of the two heats in the (XCC) Men’s Elite Short Track event.  Matt Beers also made the final which will take place on Thursday.

Image credit: Michele Mondini

The 2021 World Championships is taking place over 5 days and across most MTB disciplines.   The Marathon Worlds is held separately and is currently scheduled for 02 October.

All the World Champs results can be found at this link:  https://www.uci.org/mountain-bike/results

The remaining schedule at Val di Sole:  (ALL TIMES ARE SA TIME)

Wednesday, August 25

12:30     Cross-country Team Relay

Thursday, August 26

11:30     Women Junior Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

13:30     Men Junior Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

17:00     Women Elite Cross-country Short Track (XCC) – Final

17:45     Men Elite Cross-country Short Track (XCC) – Final

21:00     Men 4X – Qualification

21:00     Women 4X – Qualification

Friday, August 27

10:30     Men/Women Junior Downhill – Qualification

11:45     Men / Women Elite Downhill – Qualification

15:00     Women E-MTB Cross-country

16:45     Men E-MTB Cross-country

20:45     Men / Women 4X – Finals


Saturday, August 28

09:00     Women Under 23 Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

10:45     Men Under 23 Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

13:00     Women Elite Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

15:45     Men Elite Cross-country Olympic (XCO)

Sunday, August 29

09:25     Men / Women Junior Downhill – Final

12:50     Women Elite Downhill – Final

14:10     Men Elite Downhill – Final

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