2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Melbourne, Australia
We're proud to partner with Cycling Australia and SBS to present the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships, the pinnacle of track cycling.
Expect to see up to 350 of the world’s best cyclists from over 40 countries. And since this is the final qualifying event for track cyclists hoping to compete at the 2012 London Olympic Games, expect riders to leave everything they have on the track.
Events include the sprint, individual time trials, keirin, team sprint, individual pursuit, points race, madison, team pursuit, scratch race and the omnium. See the official site for a full description of each event.
The Australian Cyclones dominated the 2011 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Apeldoorn, claiming eight of a possible 19 gold medals including six of the ten Olympic events. The team will tough to beat on their home soil.
Subaru ambassador Shane Perkins will look to defend his keirin title.
Expect thrills, spills and pure adrenalin-pumping action. For more, visit the official YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/user/2012trackworlds