28.8.2014 Event ends
The road cycling event known as the UCI Amateur Road World Championships, set to be held in Ljubljana this year, is expected to attract more than 1,000 competitors. The race will be held along the route of the Franja Marathon, an internationally recognized amateur road cycling event.
The UCI Amateur Road World Championships will bring together the best road cyclists in different age groups who will have previously successfully competed in 15 trials. One of the new additions to this year's championship will be a relay race held on 29 August, which will start and finish in Ljubljana's Kongresni trg square.
Being a scenic country with a strong tradition of cycling, Slovenia offers excellent road cycling routes. One of the most attractive for large road-racing competitions is undoubtedly the route of the Franja Marathon, one of the country's largest and most recognized amateur cycling events, which has been chosen for the upcoming UCI Amateur Road World Championships.
28 August, BTC City shopping centre (start and finish): time trial race
29 August, Kongresni trg square: opening ceremony and relay race
31 August, BTC City shopping centre (start and finish): main road race
For more information, please visit the championship's official website.