Cycling Ulster member, Paul Watson has been appointed as Commissaire President for the 2021 World Track Championships by the UCI. The championships are scheduled to take place in Turkmenistan in October.

Speaking following the recent announcement, Cycling Ulster Chair, Tommy McCague said:

“Paul has an extensive record of being an official at international level events including the Olympic Games and continental and world championships.

“It is fantastic to see him being appointed as Commissaire President for the biggest annual event in the international track cycling calendar.

“It is a privilege for Cycling Ulster to have an official with Paul’s expertise and knowledge as a member and as a Commissaire for events here.

“On behalf of Cycling Ulster, I want to congratulate Paul and wish him all the best for the event.”