Track Cycling World Championships schedule

Last Updated: 26/02/14 6:03pm

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The championships run from Wednesday to Sunday

The championships run from Wednesday to Sunday

The 2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships take place in Cali, Colombia, from Wednesday February 26, to Sunday, March 2.

The championships are seen as a key barometer of progress at the mid-point between the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Here's a breakdown of which events are on and when...

Wednesday, February 26

First session: 5pm-6.15pm GMT. Second session: 11.15pm-2.15am GMT

The men's team sprint is one of Wednesday's highlights

- Men's team pursuit
- Men's team sprint
- Women's team sprint
- Women's scratch race

Thursday, February 27

First session: 5pm-8pm GMT. Second session: 11.30pm-2.50am GMT

- Women's team pursuit
- Men's keirin
- Women's 500m time trial
- Men's scratch race
- Men's individual pursuit

Friday, February 28

First session: 5pm-8.50pm GMT. Second session: 11.30pm-3.05am GMT

Jess Varnish will ride in the early rounds of the individual sprint on Friday

- Men's points race
- Women's individual pursuit
- Men's 1km time trial
- Women's sprint: qualifying, quarter-finals and semi-finals
- Men's omnium: flying lap, points race, elimination race

Saturday, March 1

First session: 5pm-8.50pm GMT. Second session: 11.30pm-3.15am GMT

- Women's sprint: gold and bronze-medal finals
- Men's omnium: individual pursuit, scratch race, 1km time trial
- Women's points race
- Men's sprint: qualifying, quarter-finals and semi-finals
- Women's omnium: flying lap, points race and elimination race

Sunday, March 2

First session: 5pm-6.35pm GMT. Second session: 8.30pm-11.55pm GMT

- Women's omnium: individual pursuit, scratch race, 500m time trial
- Men's sprint: gold and bronze-medal finals
- Women's keirin
- Men's Madison

The British squad

Here are which British riders are taking part in which events...

The Britain women's team pursuit quartet are looking for a fourth consecutive world title

Women's endurance events

- Team pursuit: Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell, Laura Trott
- Omnium: Laura Trott
- Individual pursuit: Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell
- Scratch race: Dani King
- Points race: Katie Archibald

Men's endurance events

- Team pursuit: Ed Clancy, Jon Dibben, Owain Doull, Sam Harrison
- Omnium: Ed Clancy
- Individual pursuit: Owain Doull
- Scratch race: Sam Harrison
- Points race: Owain Doull
- Madison: Owain Doull, Jon Dibben

Becky James will defend two world titles in Cali

Women's sprint events

- Team sprint: Becky James, Jess Varnish
- Individual sprint: Becky James, Jess Varnish, Vicky Williamson
- Keirin: Becky James, Jess Varnish, Vicky Williamson
- 500m time trial: Becky James, Vicky Williamson

Men's sprint events

- Team sprint: Kian Emadi, Phil Hindes, Jason Kenny
- Individual sprint: Matt Crampton, Jason Kenny
- 1km time trial: Kian Emadi
- Keirin: Matt Crampton, Kian Emadi, Jason Kenny

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