NEARLY 800 RIDERS FROM 43 COUNTRIES SHALL START IN THE VYSOČINA ARENA
In the upcoming World Cup stage in Nové Město, fans will have the chance to see nearly 500 bikers from 45 countries who will start in U23 and Elite categories. UCI Junior Series will host nearly three hundred young riders.
The Swiss will have the largest equipe: 56 racers. And if there was a contest in numbers, France with 51 riders would take the silver, and Germany (47 rider) would finish third. Iran, Ecuador and Iceland, each having one rider in the peloton, would close the imaginary finish line.
The Czech Republic will be represented by 22 riders, which means that the team is of the same size like Canadians. Viktor Zapletal, the coach of the Czech national team also used every place available in the junior race, and ten talented youngsters will therefore start into the race.