From Friday 24 to Sunday 26 September, Leuven is the place to be for the final races of the 2021 UCI Road World Championships. The racers’ mettle will be tested on a typical Flandrien course between Antwerp and Leuven, which will decide who can cross the finish line in Leuven first. Leuven is playing an important role in the most prestigious competition of the year during this three-day period. Take a look at the VIP packages here and book your ticket now.  

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Friday 24 September: U23 men and junior men road race 

The road races of the 2021 UCI Road World Championships officially kick off on Friday 24 September. That day Leuven will serve as the backdrop for the finish line of the junior men and U23 men road races. These young and talented racers will have had to wait two years to crown another world champion in their categories.  

Saturday 25 September: elite women and junior women road races  

On Saturday 25 September, Leuven will serve as the backdrop for the elite women and junior women junior road races. The future world champions will race to victory on a real Flandrien/Flandrienne course, which includes Smeysberg, to win the coveted rainbow jersey. We are all waiting to see who will succeed Anna van der Breggen at the finish line in Leuven. And the juniors are also looking forward to crowning a new world champion after a two-year wait.  

Sunday 26 September: Elite Men road race 

On Sunday 26 September, the 2021 UCI Road World Championships will leave for Leuven one last time. That day we will find out which Flandrien will get to wear the coveted rainbow jersey on the podium. There is no way of predicting who will succeed Julian Alaphilippe but one thing is certain: you can enjoy a front row experience of the last road race.  

More information

Guillaume Desmet 

+32 478 33 68 28

Email: hospitality@flanders2021.com