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The world’s best cyclists are coming to Wollongong in September 2022!

Wollongong will host the 2022 UCI Road World Championships between 18 – 25 September.

More than 1,000 of the top international cyclists from 70+ nations will compete for a gold medal and the coveted rainbow jersey. It is one of the top five sporting events in the world and is watched by more than 300 million viewers around the globe.

It will be an event unlike anything Wollongong has ever experienced.

For more information visit the website W2022

Wollongong 2022 UCI Road World Championships: by the numbers

  • 1,000+ riders from 70+ countries
  • 11 World Championship races over 8 days
  • 300,000 spectators lining the course
  • 300 million viewers globally
  • $95 million in economic benefit for Wollongong, NSW and Australia
  • 1921: The inaugural UCI Road World Championships for men
  • 1958: The inaugural UCI Road World Championships for women
  • 1: Wollongong is the only UCI Bike City in the Southern Hemisphere, joining a network of 18 international cities that celebrate and champion cycling