Destinations and Disciplines

A total of nine Valais destinations will participate in these World Championships, each hosting a discipline, from 2 to 14 September 2025.

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Opening ceremony
Cross-Country (XCO)
Enduro (END)
Downhill (DHI)
Marathon (XCM)
Short Track (XCC)
E-Mountain Bike
20
25

A Progressive Project

The Mountain Bike World Championships will bring together 7 World Championships within 1 event lasting 2 weeks.

Prestigious destinations

Unparalleled visibility

Media coverage

Popular appeal

Sustainability

Legacy

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Les Championnats du monde offrent une occasion unique de développer encore plus le cyclisme et la pratique du MTB en Suisse et en Valais.

A project for the long term

The World Championships offer a unique opportunity to further develop cycling and MTB in Switzerland and the Valais.

World Cups

A unique opportunity from 2024 onwards to organize large-scale events that will increase popular enthusiasm and communication.

Cross Country
Downhill
20
24
Youth

Cycling for all
• Clubs
• Schools
• Families

Legacy Projects

It is planned, from the very beginning of the organization, to integrate "legacy" projects that will leave a lasting impression on future generations.

Women's participation

Increase women's participation
• Identify and support talent
• Strengthen equality
• Increase female representation at all levels

Youth

Forge the champions of tomorrow
• Creation of specific training sites
• Detecting talent
• Sustaining development

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23

Championnats

du Monde

20
25

Key Figures

Thanks to a large audience, quality content production and distribution and influential partners, excellent visibility is ensured.

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9

live productions

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50
mio

cumulative TV audience (SUI 4.6 million)

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2
mio

followers
on the networks

115

countries reached

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1000

athletes and accompanying persons

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150
k

spectators on site

Testimonials

«A combination of seven World Championships, as planned at the MTB Championships, will put the spotlight on this sport like never before.»

Jolanda Neff (Championne Olympique Cross Country)

«The geographical and temporal concentration of the various competitions will create a real MTB festival over two weeks, bringing together elite sport and sport for all.»

Patrick Hunger (co-president Swiss Cycling)

«Valais/Wallis Promotion has made MTB one of its strategic priorities to promote the Valais in the future.»

Damian Constantin (Directeur Valais/Wallis Promotion)

«The Valais is renowned for its mountainous topography, which allows it to compete with the world's greatest spots.»

Frédéric Favre (Conseiller d’Etat VS)

Destinations

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