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ROCKHILL,S.C. -- Rock Hill will host the 2017 BMXWorld Championships.

The City of Rock Hill made the announcement on Thursday.

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) will host their event at Rock Hill's Novant Health BMXSupercross Track.

The competition is held annually to crown a BMX Cycling World Champion.

Rock Hill is hosting a press conference Friday morning at City Hall Council Chambers to share more information about the event.

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