The 2013 UCI Road Cycling World Championships kicks off in Florence, Italy, on Sunday September 22 with the women’s and men’s team time trials.

The event then takes in individual time trials and road races for elite men and women; under-23 men; and junior men and women.

The winner of each individual discipline earns the right to wear the coveted rainbow jersey of world champion for the following year.

World Championships 2013

Where: Florence, Tuscany, Italy

When: September 22-29

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World Championships 2013: Event schedule

Sunday September 22

Women’s team time trial

Men’s team time trial

Monday September 23

Women junior individual time trial

Men under-23 individual time trial

Tuesday September 24

Men junior individual time trial

Women elite individual time trial

Wednesday September 25

Men elite individual time trial

Friday September 27

Women junior road race

Men under-23 road race

Saturday September 28

Men junior road race

Women elite road race

Sunday September 29

Men elite road race

World Championships 2013: Previews



Team time trial preview

World Championships 2013: Reports



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Women’s team time trial: Specialized Lululemon win

World Championships 2013: Photo galleries



Men’s team time trial



Women’s team time trial

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Road World Championships 2012 coverage index