UCI Road World Championships Wollongong 2022: When, where, how to watch a cycling event in Australia
The best cyclists in the world are in Australia this week for the last episode of the UCI Road World Championships.
Australia sports news guides you through the key details of the event.
When do the UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong take place?
The UCI Road World Championships will take place in and around Wollongong from September 18 until September 25.
The men’s and women’s time trials kicked off on Sunday, with competition due to conclude a week later with the men’s road race.
Complete calendar of races and events
|Women’s Elite Time Trial||Sun 18 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Men’s Elite Time Trial||Sun 18 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Time trial men U23||Mon 19 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Junior Women’s Time Trial||Tue 20 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Junior men’s time trial||Tue 20 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Team time trial – mixed relay||Wed 21 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Junior Men’s Road Race||Fri 23 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|U23 Men’s Road Race||Fri 23 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Junior Women’s Road Race||Sat 24 Sep||Wollongong CBD|
|Women’s Elite Road Race||Sat 24 Sep||Helensburgh|
|Men’s Elite Road Race||Sun Sep 25||Helensburgh|
A full breakdown of the schedule can be viewed here.
Where are the UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong held?
Located 90 minutes south of Sydney CBD (by car), Wollongong hosts this edition of the UCI Road World Championships
With a population of just over 200,000, the city is located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia.
Events will also traverse other notable areas of the South Coast, reaching north to Helensburgh and south to Unanderra.
How to watch the UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong
In Australia, the women’s and men’s elite road races will be broadcast live and free-to-air on the Nine Network, but no specific channel has been set.
For cycling enthusiasts, the full race schedule is available live and on demand via Stan Sports.