Track Cycling World championship in Belarus 2013

updated on 13/01/2013

Belarus is to host UCI Track Cycling World Championship for the first time in its history!

minsk velodrome

Minsk Velodrome, January 2013

International Cycling Union (UCI) granted the right to hold the 2013 Track Cycling World Championship to Minsk, the capital of Belarus. Planet's best cyclers will compete for the gold medals at the Velodrome of Minsk Arena.

The facility where the event is to take place already hosted the 2009 Cycling Championship and it is the high level of event organisation that has won Velodrome its right for the 2013 champ.

UCI Track Cycling World Championship is the most prestigious track cycling contest that is held regularly since 1893 with about five hundred leading cyclers from over fifty countries around the world.

Traditionally the media gives an excellent coverage of the contest with 10 TV channels broadcasting online for the audience of about 100m people. About 25 000 spectators will be attending the Velodrome in Minsk.

The tickets will be available online via Follow the official news releases on

Naturally, if you wish to take one of the Minsk tours while staying for the UCI Track Cycling World Championship in Minsk - contact me directly.

Questions are welcome!


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