The first mountain Bike Competitions were held in California in the early eighties. Since then the discipline has grown very fast, in all aspects. The first World championship to be officially recognized by the UCI dates back to 1990. The 2019 UCI Mountain Bike World Championship will be held in Mont Sainte Anne , Canada from August 28 to September 11 2019 .
Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) governs and runs the Mountain Bike racing World Championship events in the following disciplines :
Cross Country Marathon
2019 Mountain Bike World Championship Dates and Venue :
Start Date : 28th Aug 2019
End Date : 11th Sep 2019
Venue :Mont Sainte Anne, Canada
The first three winners in each category win Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal respectively.
The other Mountain Bike championships that run throughout the year are as follows :[table id=65 /]
Medal Summary :
Monte – Sainte – Anne is a ski resort in eastern Canada, located in the town of Beaupre Quebec about 40 km northeast of Quebec City. The Mountain is part of the Laurentian mountain chain and has a summit elevation of 800 m above sea level with a vertical drop of 625 m.