Sunday September 17.

September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Musical artist Jan Eggum and Oslo Strings performing on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Musical artist Jan Eggum and Oslo Strings performing on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Musical artist Jan Eggum and Oslo Strings performing on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Crowds at the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial medal ceremony. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Team Sunweb from Germany won the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial in front of BMC Racing Team (US) and Team Sky (GBR) on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Team Sunweb from Germany won the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial in front of BMC Racing Team (US) and Team Sky (GBR) on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Team Sunweb from Germany won the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial in front of BMC Racing Team (US) and Team Sky (GBR) on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Cyclists passing the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bryggen during the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Cyclists passing the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bryggen during the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Cyclists passing the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bryggen during the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Cyclists passing the UNESCO World Heritage site of Bryggen during the UCI Men’s Team Time Trial on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Norwegian fans studying the results of the women’s team time trial on large public screen on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A few large and rather strange birds, each playing an instrument, occupied the trees in the parade ground at Bergenhus Fortress on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A few large and rather strange birds, each playing an instrument, occupied the trees in the parade ground at Bergenhus Fortress on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Danish Team Virtu finished fifth in the women’s team time trial on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A crowd watching the women’s team time trial on large public sreen on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Mobile organists Sigurd Melvær Øygaard at left and Kjetil Almenning performing after a multilingual church service on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A multilingual church service were held on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A multilingual church service were held on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 17, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A multilingual church service were held on the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: The Bryggen course on the night before the first competition day of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune

Saturday September 16.

September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: The World Championship kicked off with the opening ceremony at Torgallmenningen, Bergen’s main square. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Mayor Marte Mjøs Persen speaks at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Young fans Eskil (11, from left), Endre (10) and Gaute (9) with an offical mascot at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Norwegian minister of culture Linda Hofstad Helleland speaks at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: UCI president Brian Cookson speaks at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Crowds at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: A 12 year old boy named Eric celebrating at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: The “Fargespill” performers at the opening ceremony for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Local teams and companies compete in a relay race up Mt. Fløyen, a public event on the day of the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Here, local youth Jakob Aarskog Sætersdal from Team Viking finishes accompanied by Norwegian former cycling pro Thor Hushovd. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Local companies compete in a relay race up Mt. Fløyen, a public event on the day of the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Local companies compete in a relay race up Mt. Fløyen, a public event on the day of the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Local companies compete in a relay race up Mt. Fløyen, a public event on the day of the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Training for the Mt. Fløyen part of the elite time trial that will take place on Wednesday September 20. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Training for the Mt. Fløyen part of the elite time trial that will take place on Wednesday September 20. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Sisters Jenny Djønne, at left, and Hedda Mogen Greve, at right, feed the goats on Mt. Fløyen, some of who are dressed up in cycling shirts, before the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Party goat. With the help of her daughters Jenny Djønne, at left, and Hedda Mogen Greve, at right, Fløybanen director Anita Nybø dresses up the local goats on Mt. Fløyen before the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
September 16, 2017, Bergen, Norway: Ahmed Alamuri from the Fløyen restaurant raises the flags on Mt. Fløyen before the opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune

Friday September 15.

Less than 20 hours before the official opening of the UCI 2017 Road World Championships, a sense of quiet before the storm characterize the city of Bergen, Norway. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
Preparing the city of Bergen, Norway, for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Residents along the city course, Nelu Munteanu (at top right) and Mathias Somby cutting their hedge. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
Preparing the city of Bergen, Norway, for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Volunteers Waldis Werdal at left and Arne Haugervåg help prepare the barriers along the city course. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune
Preparing the city of Bergen, Norway, for the UCI 2017 Road World Championships. Photo by Eivind Senneset, Bergen kommune

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