Doncaster has been announced as a host for the UCI Road World Championships in September 2019 – and on Wednesday 26th September, there was further exciting news as the routes through the borough were also unveiled.
Event organisers Yorkshire 2019 revealed that the borough is lined up to host the start from The Dome for both the women’s junior and the men’s under 23 road races on Friday 27th September 2019.
Both races starting at The Dome will then pass through the following villages across the borough:
- Following the A18 passing Intake and Wheatley Hills
- On towards Edenthorpe and Dunsville
- Through Hatfield before heading out to Thorne and passing through Thorne town centre to join the A614
Men under 23 road race
Women junior road race
A major event in the world cycling calendar, the UCI Road World Championships will run from 21-29 September 2019. Over the nine days of exhilarating racing action, the world’s elite road cyclists will compete across a number of disciplines, including a range of men’s and women’s races, across age groups from junior to elite, starting in different towns and cities throughout Yorkshire and each finishing in the main competition town of Harrogate.
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