Sep
28
Sat
UCI Road World Cycling Championships – Women’s Elite Race @ Otley Town Centre
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
UCI Road World Cycling Championships - Women's Elite Race @ Otley Town Centre

In September 2019 the world’s best cyclists will come to Yorkshire for the UCI Road World Championships, the pinnacle event in the international road cycling calendar. The Championships will include a range of men’s and women’s races, across age groups from junior to elite, starting in different towns and cities throughout Yorkshire and each finishing in the main competition town of Harrogate.

It will be the first time that Britain has hosted the UCI Road World Championships since 1982. The racing will commence on the Saturday September 21 with a ground-breaking para-cycling event running alongside the Championships which will act as a qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

As far as Otley is concerned, the two big days are Saturday September 28 and Sunday September 29 when the women’s and men’s elite races will be coming through the town, both should pass through Otley early in the morning.

The Women’s Elite Road Race will pass through Bradford Road, Westgate, Manor Sq, Bridge St and Farnley Lane.

Sep
29
Sun
UCI Road World Cycling Championships – Men’s Elite Race @ Otley Town Centre
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
UCI Road World Cycling Championships - Men's Elite Race @ Otley Town Centre

In September 2019 the world’s best cyclists will come to Yorkshire for the UCI Road World Championships, the pinnacle event in the international road cycling calendar. The Championships will include a range of men’s and women’s races, across age groups from junior to elite, starting in different towns and cities throughout Yorkshire and each finishing in the main competition town of Harrogate.

It will be the first time that Britain has hosted the UCI Road World Championships since 1982. The racing will commence on the Saturday September 21 with a ground-breaking para-cycling event running alongside the Championships which will act as a qualifier for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

As far as Otley is concerned, the two big days are Saturday September 28 and Sunday September 29 when the women’s and men’s elite races will be coming through the town, both should pass through Otley early in the morning.

The Men’s Elite Road Race will pass through East Chevin Road, Gay Lane, Bondgate, Kirkgate and up Westgate to the roundabout where it will turn right towards Burley in Wharfedale.