Cairns to host UCI huge batch Bike World Cup events
Nike air zoom pegasus 31 mens the events will see by far the best mountain bikers from up to 45 countries head to Australia to gain points towards their overall UCI standings as well as nike air zoom pegasus 31 mens provide tourism benefits for North Queensland.
Australian MTB cross-country Olympic(XCO) Champion Peta nike air zoom pegasus 31 mens Mullens said that getting the prospect to represent Australia in a UCI MTB World Cup on home soil was something to be cherished.
“The Cairns courses will nike air zoom pegasus 31 mens be unique and the tropical nature of the events will be a real highlight for all the worldwide competitors, Claims Mullens.
“I’m so looking forward to the prospect of donning the green and gold bands here in Cairns,
Besides the World Cups, A series of participatory x-country Marathon(XCM) Mountain bike events will be held in the lead up to each World Cup encouraging cycling enthusiasts from throughout the country to bring their nike free flyknit 4.0 bikes to Cairns, Test on their own the trails and stay to watch the World Cup events.
“Investing in the events will also mean ongoing system, Positioning Queensland as a great place to go for hosting future World Championship Mountain Biking events, Described Jann Stuckey, Holidays, Major Events and earth Games Minister.
Stuckey said mountain biking was a Commonwealth Games and Olympic sport and hosting the events would demonstrate to the international sporting fraternity Queensland’s ability to host worldclass sports ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
UCI Board of software Committee Member and President of Oceania Cycling Confederation Ms Tracey Gaudry congratulated Cycling Australia and Tourism Events Queensland for the bid to host the UCI MTB World Cup events.
“Today’s announcement is a big one for cycling in Australia. It marks the start of a new suite of major cycling events that the UCI and Cycling Australia have been working on together in partnership and the future is bright,
Cycling Australia’s Commercial Director Mr Michael Edgley highlighted the enterprise between Tourism Events Queensland, Tourism warm North Queensland, James Cook University and Cairns Regional Council as being the determining factor in Cairns winning the legal right to host these mountain bike events.
“The Cairns stakeholder group worked together seamlessly to secure these events and are to be congratulated for putting together a team that will ensure that Cairns decide to welcome the world’s mountain bike community in style,
The UCI is due to ratify the full suite of UCI MTB events involved in the Cycling Australia bid at the June UCI Board of Management meeting nike air zoom pegasus 31 mens nike free flyknit 4.0.