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World University Cycling Championship 2016 – March 23-27,2016


World University Cycling Championship – March 23-27,2016


The most anticipated 2016 World University Cycling Championship is the 7th World University Cycling Championship sponsored by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) and sanctioned by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). Organized by Federation of School Sports Association of the Philippines (FESSAP), the event will be held in Tagaytay,Philippines from March 23-27,2016. – The first time in ASIA and outside of EUROPE.

Tagaytay is one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations because of its outstanding scenery and cooler climate provided by its high altitude. So, the climate on the event will be approximately 22.7 degree Celcius.

There are two categories for the participants, first is the Road Bike Competition -122 kms – Individual; and 80 kms – Criterium. The second is Mountain Bike Competition, 35 kms – Cross Country; and 1.2 km – Cross Country Eliminator. The Manager’s meeting will be held on March 16, 2016 at Canyon Woods,Tagaytay, 11:30 am for Road Bike events while 3:30 pm for Mountain Bike events. At the same day, there will be an Opening ceremony at 18:00H and the Farewell Party is on March 20, 2016 at 19:00H.

Before the event, March 14-16,2016 , checking of ID and distribution of race numbers both in “Road and Mountain Bike” events will be held. Team’s Delegation should bring official ID’s and passport for verification.

Transportation of the participants will be arranged after the notification of the arrival dates and flight schedules to the Organizing Committee. Team and Officials should inform the organizers about their iteneraries upon arrival at NAIA so that proper information on their arrival will be given to them, same as to their departure matter.

Tagaytay is relatively close to the Capital city of Manila, Banks are available here at at 09:00H to 16:00H, also no worries for major credit card holders because of lots of stores and restaurants accepted cards . Surely, participants will love to stay at Tagaytay, because of the modern-nature friendly and an ideal place for this kind of exciting and most awaited event.

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