Cycling added to 2023 European Games
Cycling has become the latest sport to be added to the sports programme of the European Games in Kraków-Małopolska with Mountain Biking and Freestyle BMX set to feature in 2032.
It will be the third consecutive appearance of cycling at the European Games after it featured at Baku 2015 and Minsk 2019.
Both the Mountain Biking and Freestyle BMX events will act as European Championships and provide ranking points to athletes attempting to qualify for the Olympic Games Paris 2024.
Cycling joins archery, badminton, beach handball, boxing, canoe, karate, modern pentathlon, muaythai, shooting, sports climbing, taekwondo and triathlon on the 2023 programme, with more sports set to follow in the coming weeks.