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After overcoming several difficulties with the ALCIDES NIETO PATIÑO velodrome, Cali is again the host city for the new Track World Cup, as it was for 7 years in the late twentieth century and at the beginning of the twenty first. 

Fans will have the opportunity to enjoy the best riders of the world who return to the wooden Track of the ALCIDES NIETO PATIÑO Velodrome, and their performance. 

The History of the World Cup started in 1992 when the UCI wanted to increase the track cycling level as well as the cycling road one, organizing Track World Cups.

Since then, the Track World Cups have increased the Track activity in the world, as to establish the world ranking, which are valid to classify for the world championships and Olympic Games. 

The World Cups dominant countries have been France and Great Britain, with a great predominance of Australia, the United States and Germany. 

For the season 2008-2009, The Track World Cup is going to have five rounds, because in the past 4 years the event had been reduced to four rounds. 

This time, the World Track Cup will be held in the following cities:
1.     Manchester, from October 31st to November 2nd, 2008,
2.     Melbourne from November 20th to 22nd, 2008,
3.     Cali from December 11th to 13th, 2008,
4.     Beijing from January 16th to 18th , 2009
5.     Copenhagen from February 13th to 15th, 2009. 

The event is belongs to the Union Cycliste Internationale, UCI,  which counts with official sponsors such as Tissot, Bosco sports, Santini and Look, among others.