The candidacy being supported by the Departmental Council of Haute-Savoie and the French Biking Federation, Martial Saddier, President of the Departmental Council of Haute-Savoie, Nicolas Rubin, 1st Vice-President delegated to basic administration, sport and regional planning, Odile Mauris, President of the Training, Youth, Sports activities, Tradition and Heritage Fee, Lionel Tardy, Deputy Vice-President for roads and buildings, cycle paths and mobility, Michel Callot, President of the French Federation of Biking and Bernard Hinault, sponsor of the candidacy, traveled to Australia for the event.
The Haute-Savoie Departmental Council and the FFC want to thank David Lappartient and all of the UCI groups for awarding this main competitors on a planetary scale.
The UCI Biking World Championships, a contest that may happen each 4 years, brings collectively 19 disciplines, males, ladies, disabled and junior, all mixed. Introduced because the third sporting occasion after the Soccer World Cup and the Summer time Olympics, this occasion will welcome 201 nations together with practically 3,000 athletes. It will likely be an distinctive showcase for the territory of Haute-Savoie, adopted by greater than 1.5 billion viewers.
On February 5, on the Domancy coast in Sallanches, the Haute-Savoie Departmental Council and the French Biking Federation, represented by Martial Saddier and Michel Callot, formally introduced France’s candidacy for the World Biking Championships. UCI 2027, supported by quite a few political representatives, mayors, all departmental councillors, gamers on this sector and civil society.
The Departmental Council of Haute-Savoie and the FFC renew their due to all these current and likewise to all of the companions: Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, Roxanna Maracineanu, former Minister of Sports activities, changed by Amélie Oudéa-Castéra , Laurent Wauquiez, President of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Area, Bernard Hinault, sponsor of the appliance and naturally, the 34 departmental councilors of Haute-Savoie, with out whom nothing would have been potential.
Haute-Savoie, land of occasions
The territory of Haute-Savoie is a spot wealthy in its territory, its mountains, its lakes and its surroundings. It has all the time been the positioning of unmissable sporting occasions which have made Haute-Savoie well-known: the Winter Olympics in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc in 1924; the Alpine Snowboarding World Championships in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc in 1937; Eddy Merckx’s victory on the UCI Newbie Street World Championships in Sallanches in 1964; Bernard Hinault’s victory on the UCI Street World Championships in Sallanches in 1980; the UCI Mountain Bike and Trial World Championships in Les Will get in 2004; the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Les Will get in 2022 and shortly the Junior Alpine Snowboarding World Championships within the Portes du Soleil space in 2024.
The Departmental Council of Haute-Savoie has an bold and proactive coverage in favor of sport, to encourage and promote practices. It helps sporting occasions within the Haute-Savoie area, and is dedicated to selling the values of schooling and integration of sport, in addition to to supporting investments (renovation, rehabilitation of sports activities gear). By a number of mechanisms, the Division additionally financially helps high-level athletes, golf equipment and departmental sports activities committees to be able to energize and promote sporting life all through its territory.
“We can dwell as much as the expectations and belief of the UCI to make these World Biking Championships an actual sporting and fashionable success. And we want good luck to Glasgow and Scotland which, in 2023, will host the brand new format of the UCI Biking World Championships for the primary time. Lengthy dwell the UCI, lengthy dwell biking, lengthy dwell Australia and lengthy dwell France! »
Martial Saddier, Nicolas Rubin, Odile Mauris, Lionel Tardy
Michel Callot “The group of this planetary occasion is a unprecedented alternative for the French Biking Federation to make sure unprecedented promotion of French biking and its athletes, and to reveal its know-how within the group of main occasions. worldwide athletes. »
Bernard Hinault : “I accepted to be the godfather of this candidacy as a result of it’s Haute-Savoie, the land the place I used to be World Champion in 1980 in Sallanches. It’s a pleasure to have helped the Departmental Council and the FFC to acquire the awarding of the 2027 UCI Biking World Championships.”
September 22, 2022