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Wollongong 2022 Legacy Partner Program: Round 2

The 2022 UCI Road World Championships are a landmark event for Wollongong presenting a major opportunity to showcase the region, develop the sport and attract a new generation of cyclists. Long after the excitement of the Championships has passed, its success will be judged by the legacy it leaves for our future. The Local Organising …

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Wollongong awarded UCI Bike City label in lead-up to 2022 UCI Road World Championships

Wollongong has ridden into rarefied company, becoming the only city in the Southern Hemisphere to be awarded the prestigious UCI Bike City Label status. Announced by the world governing body for cycling, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), in Switzerland overnight, Wollongong joins 14 global cities or regions previously granted the prestigious moniker since it relaunched …

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Sally’s heading to town for crucial Wollongong 2022 cycling role

Following a global search, Wollongong 2022 Limited has appointed Sally Heading as Head of Event Services and Operations for the 2022 UCI World Road Championships in Wollongong. A highly respected senior manager of international cycling events and with a background in tourism, Ms Heading brings to the role more than 10 years of hands-on experience …

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Cycling strategy is a tour de force

Wollongong 2022 welcomes council commitment to cycling infrastructure Wollongong 2022 Ltd, which will deliver the 2022 UCI Road World Cycling Championships in Wollongong, has welcomed the announcement of a long-term cycling strategy for the city. CEO Stu Taggart said Wollongong City Council’s adoption of the Cycling Strategy 2030 following support from both residents and business …

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Changing gears: Operational pace increases two years out from the 2022 UCI Road World Championships

The team tasked with delivering the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong is moving into top gear, two years out from the eight-day festival of cycling. Following the recent appointment of CEO Stu Taggart, Wollongong 2022 Ltd is ramping up the development of its operational roadmap for key activities leading up to the championships. …

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Wollongong 2022 appoints Stu Taggart as CEO

Wollongong 2022 Limited, the Cycling Australia subsidiary responsible for delivery of the 2022 UCI World Road Championships in Wollongong, today announced the appointment of Stu Taggart as their Chief Executive Officer, following a wide-ranging search for candidates with experience in major sporting events with an international focus. Stu has over 20 years’ experience in the …

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Legacy Partnership Rides Towards Wollongong 2022

Six cycling projects across the Illawarra region will benefit from $100,000 in funding as part of the Wollongong 2022 Legacy Partnership Program. The first round of the program will support projects in the lead-up to Wollongong’s UCI Road World Championships in September 2022. Acting Minister for Sport Geoff Lee said the projects will boost participation …

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Wollongong 2022 Legacy Partnership Program Opens

In September 2022 the world’s best cyclists will come to Wollongong for the UCI Road World Championships – the pinnacle event in the international road cycling calendar. The Championships will be a landmark event for Wollongong and presents a major opportunity to showcase the region, develop the sport and attract a new generation of cyclists. …

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Wollongong 2022 Announces the Legacy Program

The Local Organising Committee for the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong today released details of the Wollongong 2022 Legacy Program that will ensure the event leaves a lasting impact in the Illawarra. The Legacy Program features a number of initiatives that promote cycling and cycling safety across the region, including a three-year $300,000 Legacy Partnership Program for …

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