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2023 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships

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UCI BMX Racing World Championship Glasgow 2023

Glasgow BMX Centre will host this event with a course built to test top speeds and track skills of the worlds best BMX racers. It attracts adrenalin seeking enthusiasts to hit high speeds across the course. 

The start ramp is 8m high followed by big bumps, bigger jumps and a complex course, it will take the best of the best to walk away with the Rainbow jersey. Come and see for yourself between the 6th and the 9th and 12th-13th August.

Experience BMX Racing

As the official tour operator, Sportive Breaks are putting packages together so you can watch this spectacular event from the best view point. 

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2023 UCI Cycling World Championships
3 – 13 August

In the first event of its kind – never seen nor cycled before – the world’s greatest riders will come together in Glasgow and across Scotland in August 2023 to compete at the highest level over thirteen world championships. Across various venues in Scotland we will celebrate cycling and cycling culture for the first time with this many cycling disciplines on show in the same location. Don’t miss out and be part of this once in a lifetime event with Sportive Breaks

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Amateur riders can be world champions too! Qualify at a series of events worldwide and represent your country in Scotland at the 2023 UCI Grand Fondo World Championships and Time Trial.

Track Cycling

Enjoy the atmosphere at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow. Take your seat track side and be there for the various disciplines of the fast and furious sport of track cycling.

MTB Downhill

The stunning surroundings of Nevis Range and Fort William also provide an awe-inspiring backdrop for both athletes and visiting spectators from around the world.

BMX Racing

BMX Racing heads to the Glasgow BMX Centre in Knightswood, where fans will see the world’s best compete in high-speed sprint races across a purpose-built racetrack.

Road Races

The city’s  famous George Square will play host to the finish line of the road cycling events. The roads and landmarks around the city will showcase the exciting event which traditionally attracts huge crowds of spectators. 

Time Trials

Stirling will provide the stage for some of the world’s best cyclists after being announced as the 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships time trial venue as part of the biggest cycling event ever held.

MTB Marathon and Cross Country

The variety of technical terrain at Glentress will challenge even the most seasoned MTB Marathon and Cross Country riders.

BMX Freestyle and Parkland

Kelvingrove Park will be packed with action as it welcomes cycling’s newest Olympic discipline, BMX Freestyle Park as well as BMX Freestyle Flatland and trials.

Para Road Races and Time Trials

The world’s best para-cyclists take on Scotland’s roads in Dumfries and Galloway, on the road and time trials.

Artistic Cycling and Cycle-Ball

The Emirates Arena will come alive with cycling’s awe-inspiring disciplines of artistic cycling and cycle-ball.


Riders hop, hook and wheel jump their way up, down and over purpose-built obstacles designed to test the extremes of bicycle-based agility and technical skill. 

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