UCI World CHamps 2020
Press & Media

Important information for press & media

We are pleased that you are interested in the UCI 2020 Mountain Bike World Championships presented by Mercedes-Benz. We have summarised the most important information about our event for you in advance.


The presentation of a negative PCR test, carried out 72 hours before accreditation, is necessary to collect accreditation. Without a PCR test, the journalist (even if his/her online accreditation request had already been accepted) will not have access to the event.


The online registration is already closed. Media representatives who would like to apply for accreditation now must contact Selina Hörl in advance using the following contact details:


Selina Hörl
T +43 664 81 98 562



The accreditation will take place at the Hotel Salzburger Hof (Sonnberg 170, 5771 Leogang). For the exact location please see map below.


Accreditation hours:

Monday, 05.10.    09:00-18:00
Tuesday, 06.10. 09:00-18:00
Wednesday, 07.10. 09:00-18:00
Thursday, 08.10. 09:00-16:00
Friday, 09.10.  09:00-16:00
Saturday, 10.10. 09:00-16:00
Sunday, 11.10. 09:00-12:00



The car park for press representatives is located near the accreditation centre (see map). Parking passes will be issued during the accreditation process.



The press centre is located in the finish area. For the exact location please see map.


Opening hours:

Monday, 05.10.    09:00-19:30
Tuesday, 06.10. 08:00-19:30
Wednesday, 07.10. 07:00-21:00
Thursday, 08.10. 07:30-19:00
Friday, 09.10.  07:00-20:00
Saturday, 10.10. 07:30-21:00
Sunday, 11.10. 07:00-21:00



The press centre is exclusively reserved for accredited media.

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Social Media Accounts and Hashtags for the UCI World Championships:

Saalfelden Leogang:

Bikepark Leogang:



  • #Leogang2020
  • #saalfeldenleogang
  • #bikeparkleogang


In order to be able to implement the measures to contain the coronavirus accordingly, we also need your help. Please observe the following measures and rules.

  • Mask wearing is mandatory throughout the whole event without any spatial or area exceptions. This also applies to the workplace in the press centre. Mediaadvisory on Working Conditions
  • Regular sanitizing and washing of hands
  • Maintain a safety distance of at least 1.5 metres
  • Do not gather in groups.



In order to simplify accreditation and onward travel for those involved, we offer a COVID-19 test station on site.

Testing times:

Sunday, 04.10. 15:00-19:00
Monday, 05.10. 09:00-14:30
Tuesday, 06.10. 09:00-14.30
Friday, 09.10. 09:00-15:00
Saturday, 10.10. 09:00-15:00


Location: HPC


All detailed information can be found in the Media Guide, which is available for download.