A special guest has received today his accreditation for the UCI Cyclo-Cross
World Championships, taking place in Bieles, Luxemburg, on January 29th and
His Royal Highness, the Grand Duke Henri of Luxemburg, visited today the
accreditation centre of the event, hosted by the Sanem City Hall,
withdrawing his badge.
The Grand Duke, who is member of the International Olympic Committee, after
completing his accreditation procedure, spent quite a long time with the
accreditation centre’s staff and volunteers, showing his interest for both
the accreditation procedures and the upcoming World Championships, that will
be the most important sports event organised in Luxemburg in the last 50
Henry of Luxemburg is the second regent to whom Wings had the honour to
deliver an accreditation, ten years after Albert II, King of Belgium who was
accredited for the 2007 Cyclo Cross World Championships in Hooglede.