Dr Marlon Moncrieffe, a senior lecturer in the School of Education and member of the Sports and Leisure Cultures Research and Enterprise Group at the university, will showcase his ‘Made in Britain: Uncovering the Life-Histories of Black-British Champions in Cycling’ display at the championships, which run from 22 to 29 September.
The exhibition will be presented at Cycle Expo Yorkshire from 21 to 22 September during the opening of the World Road Cycling Championships Festival. Dr Moncrieffe will also provide a keynote talk at British Cycling’s exclusive members’ event in Harrogate. Members of British Cycling and Union Cycliste International (UCI), the world governing body for cycling, will attend the talk.
The county of Yorkshire is the official host of the competition, with each of the races finishing in the town of Harrogate.