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Cancellation of 2020 UCI Mountain Bike Cross-country World Championships presented by Mercedes-Benz in Albstadt (Germany)

In the context of the current pandemic (Covid-19) linked to the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), Albstadt, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Bund Deutscher Radfahrer (BDR) regret having to announce that the 2020 UCI Mountain Bike Cross-country World Championships presented by Mercedes Benz due to take place in Albstadt (Germany) from 25 to 28 June, are cancelled.

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Foreign Minister Heiko Maas visits Albstadt

Albstadt resented itself from Friday to Sunday with a booth at the Track Cycling World Championship in the Berlin Velodrom. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas did not miss the opportunity to stop by at the Albstadt booth. Foreign Minister Heiko Maas was among the 20,000 visitors. The minister, who comes from Saarland, revealed himself to be an enthusiastic cycling fan. It goes without saying that he also stopped by at the information booth of the Cross-Country World Championships. After all, Kim Ames, one of the best German elite cyclists, is also from Saarland.

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CHAMPIONS IN ALBSTADT: A MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR THE BIG EMOTIONS

Albstadt will be the venue for the 31st Mountain Bike World Championships in 2020. From June 25th to 28th, the world’s best cross-country specialists will meet in the Swabian Alb and compete for the coveted rainbow jerseys. Champions will meet in Albstadt in the team competition, the E-MTB category, the juniors, U23- and as a highlight in the elite races for women and men.

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UCI FLAG HOISTED

After the Mountain Bike World Championships in Canada, Thierry Marechal, President of the UCI Mountain Bike Commission, handed over the UCI flag to the Albstadt delegation with a very symbolic meaning. In view of the 31st Mountain Bike World Championships, which will take place in Albstadt from June 25 to 28, 2020, this flag was hoisted by Lord Mayor Klaus Konzelmann and First Mayor Anton Reger.

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