The elite in world track cycling will participate in the first European Championship organized in Bulgaria. The event starts today in Plovdiv and will continue till Sunday.


The championship is the most important track cycling race of 2020 and the last test before the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

More than 20 of Europe's leading nations participate in the championship. The stellar participation is complemented by the presence of Olympic and World champions.

22 sets of medals in 11 men and women disciplines will be distributed at the track in Plovdiv.


The event will be streamed on Eurosport 1.


Photo credit: Ivana Tonkova and Tanya Aleksandrova