Women Elite Time Trial

Women Elite Time Trial

The sensational opening event for the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong. The Women Elite Time Trial will commence from the beachfront start/finish precinct at Marine Drive, before winding through Wollongong city centre.

The athletes will traverse Gwynneville, part of Mount Ousley Road and Fairy Meadow before heading north to Towradgi and returning along the coast.

Format of events

Road Race: The event is a single ‘mass start’ road race, the winner being the first across the line at the completion of the full race distance. This is usually conducted as a circuit race of approximately 15 -25km which may start from another point before entering the circuit

Individual time trial (ITT): An event in which cyclists race alone against the clock on flat or rolling terrain, or up a mountain road. Cyclists start the race at different times so that each start is fair and equal

Team time trial mixed relay (TTT): A road-based bicycle race in which teams of cyclists race against the clock. Cyclists start the race at different times so that each start is fair and equal