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Eddy Merckx, Vincenzo Nibali and Sean Kelly amongst stars at Cycle Show

Eddy Merckx singing
Joe Robinson
19 Sep 2017

The NEC Cycle Show will have a mixture of Tour de France winners and Olympic medalists on show this weekend

The Cycle Show has announced its star-studded guest list for this weekends event at the NEC in Birmingham with the likes of Eddy Merckx, Jason Kenny and Vincenzo Nibali in attendance. 

Britain's premium cycling show, the Cycle Show kickstarts its 16th edition this Friday, 21st of September with multiple Olympic gold medalist Jason Kenny. 

Joining Kenny on the opening day will be Movistar time trial specialist Alex Dowsett as well as a chance to meet the Madison Genesis professional team. 

The Saturday will see five-time Grand Tour winner Vincenzo Nibali address the crowd first before Sean Kelly later in the day. 

Kelly will also make an appearance on the final day alongside Jo Rowsell Shand and arguably the most coveted guest of them all, Eddy Merckx. 

Tickets for the three-day show are still on sale and start at prices as low as £13.95 for adults £1.95 for those under 13-years-old

A full list of appearances at this year's Cycle Show are below:

Friday 22
11.00-11.45: Jason Kenny CBE
11.45-12.30: Tracy Moseley
12.40-13.15: Journalistic Panel Session featuring Jeremy Whittle (The Times) and Richard Moore (The Telegraph)
13.15-14.00: Meet the Madison Genesis Team
14:00-14.45: Alex Dowsett
14:45-15.30: Simon Warren
15.30-16.15: The ACT’s “Suspension setup and care” with Cytech trainer Julian Thrasher
16.15-17.00: Nico Mattan

Saturday 23
11.00-11.45: Vincenzo Nibali
11.45-12.30: Wattbike with Dean Downing
12.30-13.15: Meet the Crit teams
13.15-14.00: Sean Kelly
14:00-14.45: Wattbike with Dean Downing
14:45-15.30: Ed Shoote
15.30-16.15: Cycling UK

Sunday 24
10.00-10.45: Martyn Ashton
10.45-11:30: Wattbike with Jo Rowsell Shand
11.30-12.10: Eddy Merckx
12.30-13.15: James Golding
13.15-14.00: Nigel Mitchell
14:00-14.45: Sean Kelly
14:45-15.30: Wattbike with Jo Rowsell Shand
15.30-16.15: Cycling UK

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