The 2021 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships have been awarded to Banja Luka, second biggest city of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bosnia and Herzegovina will host an international UCI Gran Fondo event for the first time. However, the organisers have considerable experience in the organisation of mass participation cycling events. The arrival of the event in this country bears witness to the development of mass participation cycling outside traditional territories.
Grand Prix Banjaluka XCS2
Union Cycliste Internationale said YES for stage race of the 8th edition of the Grand Prix Banjaluka MTB XCS2. Race will be held from 27th to 31th March 2019 with five stages. Time Trial, Criterium, Olympic Cross and Marathon. Race will be held in the center of the Banjaluka.