On Thursday 24th June the road cycling Poland Championship will start with individual time trials of U23, Women’s and Men’s Elite. The contestants will fight for medals on routes around Kielce. The individual time trial will be held on the route: Łopuszno – Radoszyce – Łopuszno, whereas the massed start race will start in Kielce and then the cyclists will compete on the circuitous route: Masłów – Brzezinki -Scholasteria – Mąchocice – Masłów.
The following of the CCC Polsat Polkowice team will compete for the title of Poland Champion in individual time trial: Łukasz Bodnar, Dariusz Batek, Tomasz Kiendyś, Tomasz Lisowicz and Jarosław Rębiewski, whereas in the massed start race, during which Krzysztof Jeżowski will defend his title of Poland Champion of 2009, the CCC team will appear at full strength.
The programme of the road cycling Poland Championship
24 June: ( Thursday )
Individual time trial in the U23, Women’s and Men’s categories
14:00 the start of the first U23 cyclist, the distance of 30 km
15:15 the start of the first Women’s Elite competitor, the distance of 22 km
15:55 the start of the first Men’s Elite competitor, the distance of 45 km
17:30 decoration of the winners in each category.
The route: Łopuszno – Radoszyce – Łopuszno
Men’s Elite covers the route twice ( 2 rounds).
The starting and the finishing line will be in the picturesque Market Square in Łopuszno.
26 June: ( Saturday )
The massed start race of Women’s Elite and the U23 category (men under the age of 23)
09:40 opening of the Poland Championship at the starting line next to the Kieleckie Centrum Kultury in Kielce.
10:00 Women’s Elite’s start at the Kieleckie Centrum Kultury in Kielce. The distance of 115 km ( 6 rounds x 17.1 + 12 km to get there)
13:30 the finishing line for the Women’s Elite at the airport in Masłów.
13:45 decoration of the Women’s Elite winners at the airport in Masłów.
14:00 the start of the U23 race at the airport in Masłów. The distance: 171 km ( 10 rounds x 17.1 km )
18:30 the finishing line of the U23 race at the airport in Masłów
18:45 decoration of the U23 race winners at the airport in Masłów
The circuitous route of 17.1 km : Masłów – Brzezinki -Scholasteria – Mąchocice – Masłów
27 June: ( Sunday )
The massed start race for the Men’s Elite.
11:20 the parade start in front of the Kieleckie Centrum Kultury in Kielce. The distance: 215 km
The column of the race will go along the streets: Kościuszki – Bodzentyńska – Świętokrzyska – Radomska to Masłów. There there will be the massed start and 12 rounds, 17.1 km each: Masłów – Brzezinki – Scholasteria – Mąchocice – Masłów.
16: 30 the expected finishing line of the Men’s Elite race at the airport in Masłów
17:00 decoration of the winners of the Men’s Elite race at the airport in Masłów
At the airport in Masłów a sports fete is planned, performances of artistic groups, contests and festivities from the beginning to the end of the competition, about 18.30.