Cyclists will cross to the United States next year to get the rainbow jersey. But the World Cup in the United States is now without a host. At the UCI, they regret the change of course, but they are not concerned.
Brook Watts’ name (perhaps) doesn’t immediately ring a bell with every sports fan, but loyal DNA Nys viewers have occasionally seen the American appear in the TV series.
Watts is a crazy American cyclist who has a good relationship with Sven Nys. He organizes cross-country races in the United States and occasionally comes to visit our country.
Watts was also the strongman behind the organization of the World Cup sector in Fayetteville (October 13, 2021), which will also be the World Cup dress rehearsal at the end of January 2022 at the same location.
But cross-fan Watts announced on Instagram that he was stepping down from the organization. There had been turmoil over sensitive political and social issues for some time.
“Everything will be fine”
Brook Watts is of course no stranger to the UCI. In collaboration with the UCI, Brook brought the UCI World Cup to Las Vegas and the American is also a member of the UCI CX committee.
“We received the communication from Brook Watts ‘in the first’ and are awaiting an official letter from Experience Fayetteville on this. To be clear: the contract for this World Cup has been established between Experience Fayetteville and the UCI, not with Brook himself “.
Is the UCI now lost after the World Cup promoter’s retirement? “Not necessarily, with Expierence Fayetteville and the support of the United States National Federation, USA Cycling, everything will be fine.