World Championship mountain biking in Hafjell and Lillehammer

Location: Hafjell
Hundervegen 122 -124, 2636 Øyer (show map)
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Category: Festival and events, Experiences

The International Cycling Union (UCI) announced that Norway was awarded the world championship in mountain biking 2014. The championship was held 2-7. September in Hafjell Bike Park and Lillehammer town. The 2014 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships was the 25th edition of the UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships.
Description :

In 2014 there was a two-week bike fest in Lillehammer Region. WC Master (veterans 30 years and older) was included in the WC assignment, and the dates was 22-27. august. Furthermore Birkebeinerrittet bike race 29-31. August, before the World championship in mountain biking will be held the following week.

The International Cycling Union (UCI) announced that Norway was awarded the world championship in mountain biking 2014. The championship was held 2-7. September in Hafjell Bike Park and Lillehammer town. The 2014 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships was the 25th edition of the UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships.

Hafjell Bike Park is known for it’s nice atmosphere and the variety of amazing trails suiting every kind of rider. Regardless if you are a freerider, racehead, weekend warrior or a curios beginner you will find what your biking heart desire here. Hafjell offers 14 trails, covering 25 km in total, with a level of difficulty ranging from green to black spread over an elevation of 790 meters.

It is one of the most progressive bike parks in Europe and keeps expanding at a high pace to keep the position as an ultimate mountain bike playground. Common for the trails in Hafjell Bike Park is that they never fail to deliver some massive grins.

MONDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 19:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 09:00 - 12:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, XCE, DHI
Hafjell 13:00 - 16:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, DHI, Final Confirmation: XCE
Hafjell 09:00 - 12:00 Cross-country Course Inspection by UCI
Hafjell 13:00 - 15:00 Downhill Course Inspection by UCI
Lillehammer TBD Trials Sections Inspection by UCI

TUESDAY 2 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 17:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 09:00 - 10:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, XCE
Hafjell 10:00 - 11:30 Official XCO Training > Reserved for women
Hafjell 11:30 - 13:00 Official XCO Training > Reserved for men
Hafjell 13:00 - 14:00 Official XCO Training > All riders
Hafjell 14:00 Team Managers Meeting
Lillehammer 15:00 - 15:30 Official XCE Training > Reserved for men
Lillehammer 15:45 - 16:45 XCE World Championships - Qualifying Round
Lillehammer 17:00 - 19:00 XCE World Championships - Finals
Lillehammer Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer 19:00 UCI World Championships Opening Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD Riders Confirmation > Trials FINAL CONFIRMATION
Lillehammer TBD Official Trials Training

WEDNESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 16:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 09:00 - 10:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, DHI Final Confirmation: Juniors XCO
Hafjell 10:00 - 11:30 Official XCO Training > Reserved for women
Hafjell 11:30 - 13:00 Official XCO Training > Reserved for men
Hafjell 13:00 - 15:00 Official XCO Training > All riders
Hafjell 13:00 - 15:00 On Foot Downhill Course Inspection > Riders / Teams
Hafjell 16:00 Cross-country Team Relay World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD Men Juniors Trials 20" Qualifying Round
Lillehammer TBD Men Elite Trials 20" Qualifying Round
Lillehammer TBD Team Managers Meeting > Trials

THURSDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 16:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 09:00 - 10:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, DHI Final Confirmation: Under 23 XCO, Juniors DHI
Hafjell 09:00 - 12:30 Official Downhill Training > Juniors and Women
Hafjell 09:00 - 10:30 Official XCO Training > Reserved for women
Hafjell 10:30 - 12:00 Official XCO Training > Reserved for men
Hafjell 13:00 - 16:30 Official Downhill Training > Men Elite
Hafjell 13:00 Women Juniors Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Hafjell 15:00 Men Juniors Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD On foot Trials Section Inspection > > Juniors 26" Elite 26"
Lillehammer TBD Men Juniors Trials 26" Qualifying Round
Lillehammer TBD Men Elite Trials 26" Qualifying round
Lillehammer TBD Trials Sections Modified by UCI

FRIDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 17:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 08:00 - 09:30 Official Downhill Training > Juniors
Hafjell 08:30 - 10:00 Official XCO Training > Reserved for women
Hafjell 09:00 - 10:00 Riders Confirmation > XCO, DHI Final Confirmation: Elite XCO, Elite DHI
Hafjell 10:00 - 11:00 Downhill Seeding Run > Juniors
Hafjell 10:00 - 11:30 Official XCO Training > Reserved for men
Hafjell 11:30 - 12:30 Official XCO Training > All Riders
Hafjell 11:30 - 14:00 Official Downhill Training > Women
Hafjell 14:00 - 16:30 Official Downhill Training > Men Elite
Hafjell 13:00 Women Under 23 Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Hafjell 15:30 Men Under 23 Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD On Foot Trials Section Inspection > Women Elite
Lillehammer TBD Women Elite Trials World Championships
Lillehammer TBD Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD Men Elite Trials Qualifying round 26"
Lillehammer TBD On Foot Trials Sections Inspection > Juniors 20" and Elite 20"
Lillehammer TBD Men Juniors Trials 20" World Championships
Lillehammer TBD Men Elite Trials 20" World Championships
Lillehammer TBD Followed by Awards Ceremony

SATURDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 16:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 07:15 - 07:45 Official Downhill Training > Women Elite
Hafjell 07:45 - 08:15 Official Downhill Training > Men Elite
Hafjell 08:30 - 10:30 Downhill Official Timed Session > Elite
Hafjell 10:00 - 12:00 Official Cross-country Training >>> Elite
Hafjell 11:00 - 12:00 Official Downhill Training > Juniors
Hafjell 12:30 Women Elite Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Hafjell 15:00 Men Elite Cross-country World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Lillehammer TBD Trials Sections Modification by UCI
Lillehammer TBD On foot Trials Sections Inspection > Juniors 26" and Elite 26"
Lillehammer TBD Men Juniors Trials 26" World Championships
Lillehammer TBD Men Elite Trials 26" World Championships
Lillehammer TBD Awards Ceremony > Juniors 26" and Elite 26"

SUNDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2014
Hafjell 09:00 - 12:00 Accreditation Centre open
Hafjell 08:00 - 09:30 Official Downhill Training > Juniors and Women
Hafjell 09:30 - 11:00 Official Downhill Training >>> Men Elite
Hafjell 12:00 Women and Men Juniors Downhill World Championships
Hafjell Followed by Awards Ceremony
Hafjell 14:00 Women Elite Downhill World Championships
Hafjell 14:45 Men Elite Downhill World Championships
Lillehammer Followed by Awards Ceremony

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Nearby accommodations

Apartments

Hafjell Alpinlandsby Pluss

Distance: 213 meters
Hafjell Alpinlandsby plus are modern apartments each of 35 sqm and are practical and delicate. All the apartments are in the same building right by the family ski slope of Hafjell and walking distance to ski hire, ski school and restaurants.
Accommodation

Hafjell Lodge 31

Distance: 326 meters
The Lodge of 450 sqm has a great location on the Olympic trail (ski in ski out 25 meters). Close to the Lodge Restaurant Food & Drink. Practical floor plan with open living / kitchen area and plenty of seating for everyone. Fireplace area with sofa. Great honeymoon suite with four-poster bed on the top floor. The cottage is perfect for corporate meetings, seminars, celebrations and social gatherings.
Accommodation

Hafjell Lodge 24

Distance: 310 meters
The house of 400 sqm has a great location on the Olympic trail (ski in ski out 25 meters) overlooking Hafjell Alpine. Short distance to the lodge restaurant Food & Drink. Practical floor plan with open living / kitchen area and plenty of seating for everyone. Fireplace area with sofa. The log cabin is perfect for corporate meetings, seminars, celebrations and social gatherings. The log cabin is of a good standard with sauna, fully equipped kitchens,


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