Glasgow 2018 has announced the routes for the 2018 European Cycling Road Championships, which will see Europe’s elite road cyclists race through the streets of Glasgow, East Dunbartonshire and Stirling next week.

A number of roads will be closed around balance on Sunday 5 August for the Women’s Road Race and on Wednesday 8 August for the Men and Women’s Time Trial.

There will be significant road closures in place for the event, including closures around Junction 15 of the M8. Road closures will impact areas throughout Glasgow city centre, Bearsden, Milngavie, Lennoxtown, Torrance, Bishopbriggs and Stirling. Most road closures will take place between 02:00 and 21:00 on Wednesday 8 August.

Around the centre Great Western Road, Cleveden Road, Cowal Road and Maryhill Road will be closed from 02:00 and will re-open from 17:30.

Your usual route to get to Balance and to your treatments and classes may be affected! The full list of road closures can be found in the appropriate map below:

Sunday 5 August: Women’s Road Race

Wednesday 8 August: Men and Women’s Time Trial

Further information can be found at Get Ready Glasgow