Stuart Taggart

Wollongong 2022 prepares international cycling community for ‘the ride of your life’

Australia has given the international cycling community a preview of the eight-day celebration of cycling that will be the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong next September, including a world-first approach to gender equality by staging the Men Elite and Women Elite individual time trials on the same day, over the same distance. Showcasing …

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Wollongong 2022 CEO disappointed in L’Etape cancellation – A big opportunity lost

Organisers of next year’s UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong have described as ‘disappointing’ Lateral Events’ announcement to cancel L’Etape Australia due to Shoalhaven City Council’s decision to ‘discourage’ the event from being held on public roads in the Shoalhaven, one of three local Government areas spanning the race route. CEO of the 2022 UCI …

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Wollongong 2022 legacy rolls out across the region

  Organisations across the Illawarra will benefit from almost $100,000 in the second round of grants for the 2022 UCI Road World Championships Legacy Partnership Program. Minister for Local Government Shelley Hancock said eight organisations had received grants of up to $20,000 for innovative programs and projects that promote cycling throughout the Illawarra. “The 2022 UCI …

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