The World Cycling Championships start this Sunday in Flanders, Belgium. The road races includes multiple circuits and take in tens of climbs, while the finish on Leuven’s Geldenaaksevest runs slightly uphill. The time trials set off from Knokke-Heist to finish in Bruges after a virtually flat race. It is the ninth edition of the Worlds’ road race in Belgium. (Slideshow route/profile)
Julian Alaphilippe and Anna van der Breggen defend their road race crowns in Flanders, while Filippo Ganna and Anna van der Breggen are ITT title holders.
Another interesting read: records & winners World Cycling Championships.
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World Cycling Championships 2021 Flanders
|19-9||World Cycling Championships 2021 Route ITT Knokke-Heist – Bruges||ITT (m)||43.3||78||start list|
|20-9||World Cycling Championships 2021 Route women’s ITT Knokke-Heist – Bruges||ITT (w)||30.3||54||start list|
|22-9||World Cycling Championships 2021 Route Mixed Relay Knokke-Heist – Bruges||mixed relay||44.5||129||start list|
|25-9||World Cycling Championships 2021 Route Road Race women Antwerp – Leuven||road race (w)||157.7||1,047||start list|
|26-9||World Cycling Championships 2021 Route Road Race Antwerp – Leuven||road race (m)||267.7||2,562||start list|
World Cycling Championships 2021 Flanders: routes & profiles
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