The breathtaking challenge has come to an end at the 2020 UCI Mountain Bike World Championship. Mayor Yüce said, “As Sakarya, we are very proud. We hosted a championship, which is shown as one of the most prestigious cycling organizations in the world for the first time in our country, and can be watched live from all over the world.
Organized for the first time in Turkey and hosted by Sakarya, the 2020 UCI Marathon Mountain Bike World Championship, after a fierce competition, was completed by the Turkish Cycling Federation. 57 athletes for men and 35 for women participated in the race, which started in the Sunflower Cycling Valley. In the competition, which witnessed great excitement, the men competed on the 110-kilometer track, while the women competed in the 82-kilometer track. Right to the podium kazanThe awards were given to the athletes at the moment by Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports Hamza Yerlikaya, Governor Çetin Oktay Kaldirim, President Ekrem Yüce, President of the Turkish Cycling Federation Erol Küçükbakırcı. President Ekrem Yüce thanked all Sakarya residents for their intense interest after the giant championship, in which sports fans showed great participation. AK Party Deputy Chairman and Sakarya Deputy Ali İhsan Yavuz presented a cycling jersey to President Ekrem Yüce.
The biggest organization after the Olympics
Turkey Cycling Federation President Erol Küçükbakırc, "Today, we are organized and complete this huge organization is the largest organization after the Olympics. Sakarya completed these races in the safest and healthiest way. These races suit Sakarya very well. Hopefully, we will see many national and international races like these races in Sakarya. I would like to thank our President and Minister, who have the biggest share in the realization of this organization. I congratulate my Sakarya citizens and sports fans for their intense interest ”.
I congratulate all contestants
Making a statement after the championship, President Ekrem Yüce said, “As Sakarya, we are very proud. For the first time in our country, we hosted a championship, which is shown among the world's most prestigious cycling organizations and can be watched live from all over the world. I would like to express my gratitude to Mr.President and his delegation, who added strength with his patronage for this championship to take place in our city and in our country. I would like to thank all of my fellow citizens and sports fans who followed the exciting and breathtaking races with interest. Finally, I congratulate all the athletes who pedal in these challenging tracks and congratulate the winners. Our city has passed an important test with this great organization. It has shown the whole world that it can host the next international championships. I hope our city, which has been awarded the title of the 13th "Bicycle Friendly City" in the world, will host many great organizations and giant championships.
Sakarya hosted an important organization
Governor Çetin Oktay Pavement said, “As a result of such an honorable program, we really did exercise with the best of your face. It is an important event for the world under the auspices of our President. We also stated at the opening. Sakarya is a welcoming city. City of culture, nature and beauty. The championship started very well and above all metropolitan did an excellent job. It was extremely successful in every respect. I hope it will be a championship where nobody is harmed in terms of health. I would also like to thank everyone who came from abroad. I thank all the winning athletes. I congratulate our metropolitan city, we have become a bike friendly city. I would like to thank the people of Sakarya, ”he said.
We will organize many events in our country
Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Hamza Yerlikaya said, “I would like to thank our President for hosting such a beautiful event. We organized a very important championship in Sakarya. I sincerely congratulate everyone who contributed. I hope we will organize many more such organizations in our country ”.
Elite women are ranked as follows;
- Ramona Forchını (Switzerland)
- Maja Wloszczowska (Poland)
- Ariane Luthi (Switzerland)
The ranking of Elite Men are as follows;
- Hector Leonardo Leon Paez (Colombia)
- Tiago Ferreira (Portugal)
- Martin Stosek (Czech Republic)