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uci bmx world champs pietermaritzburg 1 200x300   UCI BMX World Champs PietermaritzburgThe UCI BMX World Championships in Pietermaritzburg is just ten weeks away from now and the countdown has started. Top riders are getting into strict training schedules to get into their best form and physical shape to meet the challenge of this year’s most important event. In the Royal Show Grounds, the Elite and Junior men’s and women’s World Championship events jump off on this custom-built track specifically designed for this purpose on July 31, Saturday. Practices for all riders will commence on the 27th of July, Tuesday. On Thursday, July 29 to August 1, races for all other classes are to get underway.

Sifiso Nhlapo is sure to be vying for the win in Pietermaritzburg. His rise through the international ranks was held up during a terrible crash in 2009 while in training. Known as Skizo among his countrymen, he placed third in the 2008 World Championships in China….

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