UNICON

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This article is about the Unicycling convention. For other uses, see Unicon (disambiguation).
Start of the 100 km race at the UNICON 16 in Brixen 2012

UNICON is the World Unicycling Convention and Championships sanctioned by the International Unicycling Federation (IUF).

The IUF sanctions a biennial world unicycling convention and competition, the major event on the international unicycling calendar. Events include artistic (such as group, pairs, individual, standard skill, open-X), track racing (such as 100 metres, 400 metres, 800 metres, 30 metres walk the wheel, 50 metres one-foot), distance race (such as 10 kilometres, marathon) (42.195 km), muni (cross-country, uphill, downhill), street, trials, flatland, basketball and hockey.

UNICONs to date[edit]

UNICON Year Dates Location
UNICON 1 1984 Syracuse, New York, USA
UNICON 2 1986 Uniondale, New York, USA
UNICON 3 1987 Tokyo, Japan
UNICON 4 1988 Aquadilla, Puerto Rico
UNICON 5 1991 Hull, Quebec, Canada
UNICON 6 1992 Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
UNICON 7 1994 Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
UNICON 8 1996 Guildford, United Kingdom
UNICON 9 1998 Bottrop, Germany
UNICON 10 2000 Beijing, China
UNICON 11 2002 25 July - 2 August North Bend, Washington, USA
UNICON 12 2004 23 July - 1 August Tokyo, Japan
UNICON 13 2006 23 July - 2 August Langenthal and Bern, Switzerland
UNICON 14 2008 26 July - 4 August Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark
UNICON 15 2009/10 27 December - 7 January Wellington, New Zealand
UNICON 16 2012 21 July - 31 July Brixen, Italy[1]
UNICON 17 2014 30 July - 10 August Montreal, Canada[2]

Upcoming UNICONs[edit]

UNICON Year Dates Location
UNICON 18 2016 San Sebastián, Spain[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ UNICON XVI goes to…., Unicycling New Zealand
  2. ^ UNICON XVII
  3. ^ [1]

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