ŠKODA Poznan Bike Challenge

2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Champs

August 29 - September 01, 2019 - Poznan, Poland

Poznan, in the East of Poland, will organise the 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships on a mainly flat and fast course in and around the city. The event will take place from August 29th to September 1st with a time trial on Thursday, a team-relay on Friday and the Gran Fondo races on Sunday.

The 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships will take place with the following schedule:

INDIVIDUAL TIME TRIAL – Thursday 29 August, 2019
TEAM RELAY (non-competitive) – Friday evening 30 August, 2019

The world championship courses will probbaly be fast and totally flat!  The younger categories will race on a 150km course and older males and females will race on a 120km,

The time trial and Gran Fondo courses for the World Championships will differ from those used during the Poznan Bike Challenge: the Gran Fondo will be longer, and the time trial will be raced over one loop instead of the multiple smaller loops raced in the qualifier.

The Poznan Bike Challenge is one of the biggest cycling events in Poland and attracts will over 7,000 cyclists annually.

ŠKODA Poznan Bike Challenge

Routes: 16 km TT, 120, 150 km
Difficulty of Greatest Route: C - Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs
Adequate Car Parking
Toilets / Changing Rooms
Sign On Desk
Registration/Entry On the Day
Pre-Packet Pickups
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
Route Card
First Aid
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Escort / Police Escort
Controlled Intersections
Roving Mechanical Support
Neutral Support Vehicles
Closed Roads (Super Prestige)
Electronic Start/Finish Timing
Category / Race Prizes
Finishing Medals
Results Within 24 Hours
Personalised Bib (Name and QR Code)
Kids Fondo
Downloadable GPS files
Post Ride Shower
Event Size
5000 +
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