POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 2021 - UEC EUROPEAN CYCLING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020 - TRENTO
The European Road Cycling Championships 2020 arrive in Trento with line and time trial races for the Junior, Under 23 and Elite categories.
Trento from 08 September 2021 to 12 September 2021
Renowned as the city of sports after the resounding success of many sport events, Trento now takes in another high-profile challenge by hosting the 2020 UEC Road European Championships from September 9th to 13th, 2020.
"2020 UEC Road European Championships – Trentino 2020" is the official naming of the event, whose most iconic location will be the breathtaking scenery of Piazza Duomo, that already hosted big cycling events in the recent past, like the yearly fixture of "La Leggendaria Charly Gaul – UCI Granfondo World Series", 2013 Amateur and Master World Championship, the final stage of 2017 Tour of the Alps, with the awarding ceremony of eventual Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas, and the start of the Giro d'Italia time trial in 2018.
The race courses– time trial and road races for the Elite, Under 23 category, both men and women, and the team relay – will pass through significant locations of the city of Trento, the Lakes Valley (Valle dei Laghi) and the Monte Bondone, enhancing culture (Buonconsiglio Castle and the many historical sites), nature (the Toblino and Cavedine lakes – among others – the western slopes of the Monte Bondone) and the symbols of research and innovation (the Albere district, the MUSE – Sciences Museum, the Bruno Kessler Foundation in Povo and the Engineering Faculty in Mesiano).
The European Championships promise to have a significant impact, involving over 800 athletes, moreover anextensive media coverage are expected to turn the spotlights on the beauties of Trento, Monte Bondone and the Lakes Valley (Valle dei Laghi).
The technical organization is headed by trento Eventi Sport, in collaboration with the Trento Monte Bondone Valle dei Laghi Tourist Board, the Province of Trento, Trentino Marketing, the Italian Cycling Federation and the UEC. No less than 13 titles (6 men, 6 women, 1 team) will be awarded during the five days of races.
APT Trento, Monte Bondone, Valle dei Laghi
Piazza Dante, 24 - 38122 Trento
Tel. +39 0461 216000