Tyrol is a host of the 2018 UCI Road World Championships Innsbruck-Tirol, the annual top event in the international street cycling. One of the start places of this high-class highlight is Kufstein. About 1,000 athletes, TV transference in 150 countries and 500,000 spectators along the distance are expected in 2018. A total of 12 runnings will start between the 22nd and 30th of September, 2018, among the rest, in Kufstein and lead in each case in the capital of Innsbruck. With the slogan "Riding the Heart of the Alps" Tyrol presents itself as the heart of the nightmare world for the cycling.