Each year the Cycle Messenger World Championships go all over the world to celebrate the love and passion that we have for our profession and our lifestyle. This year, bike messengers from across the globe have put their confidence in Paris, to welcome them into the charming streets of our city, and to show them the beauty of Parisian life.
Come and have an wonderful time with us, for the 24th edition of the championships !


From the 28 to the 31 july 2016

Pré-évent Chistole Pistol !!

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From the 3 to the 7 August

Cycle Messenger World Championship PARIS CMWC

Photo Exhibitions at Point Ephémère from Wednesday , July 27th to Wednesday, August 3rd. The photos will then be exposed on the CMWC Village.
Registration : Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 3pm to 8pm at Point Ephémère regroup

This program is subject to change.


Wednesday 3rd August

15h00 20h00 : Registration at Point Ephémère regroup

10h00: Brunch  and Chevreuse Groupride meeting at Terrasse des Tuilleries  start-race-2

11h00: Start of the Chevreuse Groupride

17h00 : Return of the Ride

21h00:  Anarcho pop punk concert ( Louis Lingg & the bombs ) at Point Ephémère and end of the exhibition regroup

Thursday 4th August

09h00 20h00 :Track  at the Jacques Anquetil velodrome, la Cipale (47-51 Avenue  de Gravelle 75012 Paris)  cycling

10h00 19h00 : Registration

10h 13h : Sprint qualification ( one lap ) and track event

17h00 17h30 : Welcoming of the Chistole Pistole Ride at La Cipale

20h00 23h00: Moving Party on bikes, dance dance dance on your bike! Start at La Cipale

Friday 5th August

10h00 16h00 : Registration

10h00 14h00 : Registration for Up-Hill sprint and collecting of the electronic chips at HQ (limited to 250 spots)

10h00 16h00 : Qualification main race : bike

11h00 15h00 : Meal

15h00 16h00 : Open-forum, mainrace reco Pelouse de Reuilly, 75012cup

16h00 17h00: Group-ride towards Up-hill Sprint, Square de la butte du Chapeau Rouge, 75019 bike_rising
17h00 22h00: Uphill sprint bike_rising

22h00: Free time, go explore Paris

Saturday 6th August

09h00 10h00 : Registration

09h00 10h00 : Mainrace course reco

10h00 19h00 : Qualification main race : bike

12h00 13h00 : Start of the cargo race qualification

12h00 16h00 : Meal

17h00 19h00 : Backward & Footdown & Trackstand

18h45 : Group picture

19h00 06h00 : CMWC ChistoleRecords Party, Orée du Bois de Vincennes, Avenue de Bel air, 75012   bar

Sunday 7th August

10h00 14h00:  Main-race final: vélo / cargo

12h00 16h00: Meal

14h00 18h00: Open forum,  Skid&Finale Sprint

18h00 20h00 : Prize-giving, special thanks

Camping   tents

Les Grands voisins, Les Grands Voisins - La Lingerie, Avenue Denfert-Rochereau, Paris, France

Bois de Boulogne, Camping Indigo Paris Bois de Boulogne, Paris

Champigny-sur-marne, Camping Paris Est, Boulevard des Alliés, Champigny-sur-Marne, France


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Created in 1993, the CMWCs are hosted each year in a different prestigious city, from Europe and Asia, to the Americas and Australia. In, 2015 the city of Melbourne (Australia) hosted the championships. In 2016, the CMWCs will take place in Paris, for the first time in history.


North America 1995   Toronto, Canada - 1996   San-Francisco, USA - 1998   Washington DC, USA - 2000   Philadelphia, USA - 2003   Seattle, USA - 2004   Edmonton, Canada - 2005   New-York, USA - 2008   Toronto, Canada - 2012   Chicago, USA

Central America 2010   Panajachel, Guatemala  - 2014   Mexico City, Mexico

Europe 1993   Berlin, Germany - 1994   Londres, UK - 1997   Barcelona, Spain - 1999   Zurich, Switzerland - 2001   Budapest, Hungary - 2002   Copenhagen, Denmark - 2007   Dublin, Ireland - 2011   Warsaw, Poland - 2013   Lausanne, Switzerland

Australasia 2006   Sydney, Australia - 2015   Melbourne, Australia

Asia 2009   Tokyo, Japan