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Blog - World Championships Copenhagen 2011

  • Added: sunday 25 September 2011 at 16:44:00

    Mark Cavendish becomes World Champion in Copenhagen ... in a sprint !

    Mark Cavendish becomes World Champion in Copenhagen ... in a sprint !If the circuit of the World Championships Road Cycling in Copenhagen (Denmark) seemed to be perfect for a sprint finish, the distance was the only real difficulty for the best sprinters in the world which could prevent them from winning here. This distance didn't however cause any trouble to Mark Cavendish who becomes the first British World Champion since 46 years!

    The summary of the race in line, men elites, of the World Championships in Copenhagen (Denmark)

    At 10AM the race started in the city center of Copenhagen for a 266 kilometer long race including 17 laps of 14 kilometers on the main circuit of the race. After several attempts right from the start, it was finally a group of 7 riders which really formed the breakaway of the day. In this group we find Anthony Roux (France), Pablo Lastras (Spain), Tanel Kangert (Estonia), Christian Poos (Luxembourg), Maxim Iglinskiy (Kazakhstan), ...

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  • Added: friday 23 September 2011 at 8:51:00

    The race course of the World Championships cycling in Copenhagen (Denmark) on Google Maps/Google Earth

    The race course of the World Championships cycling in Copenhagen (Denmark) on Google Maps/Google EarthSince the start of this week the city of Copenhagen in Denmark receives the World Championships Road Cycling 2011. This annual event organised since 1927 allows to determine which rider will wear the rainbow jersey for one year. It comprises a time trial and a race in line for each of the categories (ladies, juniors, espoirs and elites).

    In this article you'll find all details about the race course of the race in line which took place today for the junior ladies (9.30AM-11.55AM) and men U23 (1.00PM-5.15PM), tomorrow (Saturday 24) for the junior men (9.00AM-12.30PM) and ladies elite (1.30PM-5.15PM) and finally on Sunday for the men elite (10.00AM-5.05PM).

    The race route on Google Maps

    First I'd like to present the details of the race route of the race in line. It will, as usual in the World Championships, be a circuit and close to Copenhagen (it's in fact at about twenty kilometers north of Copenhagen, in the Rudersdal) this circuit will be 14 kilometers long. ...

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