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UCI Gravel World Championships 2024 - Prices from £549.00pp

UCI Gravel World Championships 2024

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The 2024 UCI Gravel World Championships will be in Leuven, Belgium on Saturday 5 and Sunday, October 6 2024. You can qualify and try to win the rainbow jersey in your age group by qualifying in the top 25% at the Gralloch in Scotland or any other event in the 2024 UCI Gravel World Series.

The UCI Gravel World Series comprises qualifier events in different countries that allow amateur cyclists to qualify for the World Championship by finishing in the top 25% in their age category. The UCI Gravel World Championships first took place in 2022 with a stellar field of pro cyclists sharing the start line with amateur riders. Check out the full list of qualifying events here: https://ucigravelworldseries.com/en/calendar/

The women elite race on Saturday 5th October 2024 while the men elite have their race on Sunday 6th October 2024. All races start in Halle and finish in Leuven.

Amateur and masters’ riders can race together with the pros. They start in later waves as they battle it out for a world title in their respective age groups. Women age groups and men over 50 race on Saturday while men of the age groups 19 to 49 start behind the men elite on Sunday.

Book before you qualify. 

Book your trip now to secure your place and if you dont qualify, you can cancel your trip free of charge until 10th July 2024. 

Sportive Breaks and the UCI Gravel World Championships

Sportive Breaks was the official travel partner for the 2023 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships in Perth, Scotland. Our host will be experienced race director Rowland Summerlin. Rowland was the race director for the 2023 UCI Gran Fondo Worlds in Perth and for the now-defunct Tour of Cambridgeshire. He is currently the race director for UCI Gravel World Series event the Gralloch and experienced as 'Chef de Mission' for Team GB age group world championships. Rowland will again fulfil this role for Sportive Breaks in Aalborg, Cyprus and also in Leuven for the 2024 UCI Gravel World Championships. In Leuven, Rowland is on hand to answer all questions you may have on the world championships.

What’s included:

  • 3* Accommodation in the centre of Leuven
  • Breakfast included
  • Mechanic available all weekend
  • Guided ride 
  • Transfers to the start 
  • Chef de Mission – Rowland Summerlin will be in Leuven to support you. 

Additional extras:

  • Optional airport transfers
  • Bike rental – Coming soon (for more info please contact us)
Event Includes

What’s included:

  • 3* Accommodation in the centre of Leuven
  • Breakfast included
  • Mechanic available all weekend
  • Guided ride 
  • Transfers to the start 
  • Chef de Mission – Rowland Summerlin will be in Leuven to support you. 

Additional extras:

  • Optional airport transfers
  • Bike rental – Coming soon (for more info please contact us)
Your Itinerary

Thursday: Arrival 4-night Itinerary

Please make your own arrangements to arrive at our hotel in Leuven today or make use of our airport transfers. We provide a regular service from Brussels Airport. We will welcome you at the airport and your coach will be waiting outside the terminal. We will also transport your bike in its box or bag.

Our hotel

The hotel is a 3* hotel in Leuven near the finish. Your stay includes breakfast and an evening meal which will be a sportive menu on the night before your ride. The hotel has secure bike storage and free Wi-Fi.

What about my bike?

You can bring your own bike as bikes can be safely stored at the hotel. Our mechanic will be available this afternoon at the hotel to assist you with building your own bike after travel.

Event Registration

You must register for the event and collect your race pack. The registration venue is at the following location: To be Confirmed soon

Registration is possible at the below times:

  • TBC

Friday: Arrival 3 Night guests and guided bike ride

Please make your own arrangements to arrive at our hotel today. Please ensure that you arrive in time to check in, prepare your bike plus collect your race pack and register for the event.

Guided Ride (for those who arrived yesterday)

After breakfast and any final bike adjustments, we will take you on a supported, guided ride exploring the course.

After the ride, please make your way to the event expo to collect your race pack and attend the technical briefing for tomorrow’s event.

Event Registration

You must register for the event and collect your race pack. The registration venue is at the following location: TBC

Registration is possible at the below times today:

  • TBC

From 17.00 - Riders briefing age groups world championships at Venue TBC

Saturday: Women's Elite, Women's age groups and Men over 50s

Today is the day! We have an early start this morning. Early breakfasts are arranged in the hotel restaurants (if included with your chosen accommodation).

Getting to the start

As we are staying in Leuven, we offer transport to the start in Halle. Our team will be available this morning if you have any last-minute mechanical issues, or if you need any other assistance.

Getting back from the finish

The finish is in Leuven so near the hotel. It is possible to ride back after you finish but our team will be present at the finish should anyone require any assistance.

Start times in Treviso - TBC

  • 12:00 – Women elite
  • 12:15 – Men 50+
  • 12:20 – Women Age Groups

Podium ceremonies at the finish

  • +/- 16.00 – Women Elite
  • 18:00 – Age Groups

Sunday: Men Elite plus Men’s Age groups

Today is the day! We have an early start this morning. Early breakfasts are arranged in the hotel restaurant

Getting to the start

As we are staying in Leuven we offer transport to Halle. Our team will be available this morning if you have any last-minute mechanical issues, or if you need any other assistance.

Getting back from the finish

The finish is in Leuven so ride back to your hotel. It is possible to ride back after you finish but our team will be present at the finish should anyone require any assistance.

Start times

  • TBC – Men elites
  • TBC – Men 19-34 & 35-39
  • TBC – Men 40-44 & 45-49

Podium ceremonies

  • +/- 16.00 – Men Elite
  • 15 – Age Groups

Evening meal and after-party at the hotel.

Monday: Departure Day

After breakfast, please check out of the hotel and depart. Our airport transfers to Brussels Airport depart after breakfast.

Hotel Options

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  • Park inn Hotel Leuven

    Park inn Martelarenlaan 36 Leuven 3010

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    The Radisson Park inn hotel is located in the centre of Leuven right beside the central station. The train from Brussels airport takes 15 minutes.

    All rooms have free high-speed WiFi, air conditioning and flatscreen TVs. There is a fitness centre on site for guests to use. There are plenty of restaurants near by for you to choose from or the hotel has a Bar and Grill serving a selection of meals including steaks, burgers and pasta.

    The hotel also has underground parking for guests.

    Key Features:

    • WiFi
    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • On-site Parking
    • Gym
    • City Centre Location

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