2022 UCI Road World Championships
September 18, 2022 - September 25, 2022
The 2022 UCI Road World Championships is the annual world championship of bicycle road racing, consisting of both the road race and individual time trial. Events are competed for by national teams, with the winner of each event being able to wear the prestigious rainbow jersey in races within that category over the next year.
When is the 2022 UCI Road World Championships?
The UCI Road World Championship takes place every year, usually held in September after the Vuelta a España. The 2022 UCI Road World Championship event will be held between the 18th and 25th September 2022.
Where is the 2022 UCI Road World Championships?
The UCI Road World Championships are held in a different city or region each year. The 2022 Championships are to be held in the city of Wollongong in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. This will be the second time Australia has hosted the event, with the 2010 Championships held in Geelong and Melbourne – Thor Hushovd became the first Norwegian winner after winning the Men’s Road race (see below).
How do I get to the 2022 UCI Road World Championships?
Air: Shellharbour Airport is the local airport that offers daily services to Melbourne–Essendon and Brisbane. The much larger Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport is the busiest airport in Australia, with 46 domestic and 43 international destinations and is approximately 80 kilometres away.
Train – Wollongong railway station sits on the South Coast Line and has services travelling between Sydney Central, Bondi Junction and Kiama.