How to watch Team USA at the 2021 UCI mountain bike world championships

Watch Kate Courtney, Haley Batten, Christopher Blevins, and other from Team USA battle with the world's best, live on FloBikes.

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On Wednesday, August 25, the 2021 UCI mountain bike world championships kick off in Val di Sole, Italy.

The event features world championship cross-country, short track, downhill, and e-MTB races. The elite short track, XCO, and DH races will be streamed live on FloBikes with recaps available for other categories.

Haley Batten, Kate Courtney, Hannah Finchamp, Lea Davison, and Kelsey Urban will represent the U.S. in the women’s elite XC events, while Christopher Blevins, Stephan Davoust, and Luke Vrouwenvelder will race for the men.

The U.S. is also sending three U23 riders of each sex, as well as seven junior women and six junior men.


All times in EDT

Wednesday, August 25

6:30a – XCO Team Relay

Thursday, August 26

5:30a – Junior Women’s XCO

7:30a – Junior Men’s XCO

11:00a – Elite Women’s Short Track (Live-Streamed)

11:45a – Elite Men’s Short Track (Live-Streamed)

Friday, August 27

9:00a – Women’s E-MTB

10:45a – Men’s E-MTB

2:45a – Four-Cross

Saturday, August 28

3:00a – U23 Women’s XCO

4:45a – U23 Men’s XCO

7:00a – Elite Women’s XCO (Live-Streamed)

9:45a – Elite Men’s XCO (Live-Streamed)


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