The 2006 Salzburg UCI Road World Championships
Cycling - road - 26 Sep 2006
A stunning success reflecting Salzburg’s long-term commitment to Sport Over 300,000 spectators from more than 15 countries filled the streets of Salzburg over the last weekend to watch the dazzling speed of the two-wheel competitors in the International Cycling Union (UCI) 2006 Road World Championships in Salzburg. A television audience of more than 400 million from more than 60 countries witnessed the achievements of the athletes, the magical atmosphere of the city and the organizational excellence of the hosts. Also the President of the Federal Republic of Austria, Heinz Fischer joined the event and was enthusiastic.