Cycling: Doha 2016 Road World Championships, UCI Official Says

Doha, – Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Vice President Wagih Azzam said Friday that the State of Qatar succeeded in hosting the UCI Road World Championships Doha 2016.

The prestigious cycling competition was being held in the Middle-East for the first time. Speaking to Qatar News Agency (QNA), Azzam said the organization level was of the highest order. He praised the effort the organizing committee made in making things easier for the cyclists and everyone else taking part in the event.

He then moved on to discuss UCI’s meeting in Doha. Azzam said the officials in the meeting agreed on the importance of holding more competitions in Arab and African countries.

Source: Qatar News Agency