The Norwegian Crownprince is coming to Hafjell! : 2014 UCI MTB & Trials World Championships

The International Cycling Federation (UCI) welcomes H.R.H. Crownprince Haakon of Norway to Hafjell September 5th.

By: Malin Gaden
He will arrive at noon, and shortly be cycling the official track for cross country. A half hour later, 12.45 pm, the Crownprince will be at the finish line. After that he will be guided to the VIP seating area where Lillehammers major Espen Johnsen and the President of UCI MTB Commission Emin Muftuaglo will be.

At 1.45 pm the womens U23 will begin the cross country race, and Gunn Rita Dahle will be there to inform about the ongoing event.

Event Director Kjell Tore Bjoernhaug is very excited to have the Crownprince come visit and test-ride the official track.

– I think it’s brilliant. This was the only thing that was missing from this wonderful championship, Bjoernhaug says.

Photo: Sølve Sundsbø/Det kongelige hoff