The UCI Road World Championship is one of the biggest sporting events in the world.
In 2017 this event will take place in Bergen and the region (Askøy, Fjell and Øygarden). I
t will be the largest event ever organized in Hordaland and the Western part of Norway. The UCI Road World Championships consists of 12 competitions over 9 days. 1150 athletes from over 80 countries will take part and race for the coveted rainbow jersey.
More than 500.000 spectators are expected for the event, and a massive 300 million TV viewers from around the globe will watch the event.