Ethiopian Cycling Federation (ECF) said that, cycling sport is currently becoming a culture in Ethiopia like athletics. Ethiopia and cycling sport have a long term relationship. The country’s cycling team has been participating in Olympic Games since 1956, Melbourne Olympic. According to the Federation, currently this sport is receiving due attention from the government and other stakeholders. The Federation is actively engaged in the development of cycling sport in Africa and currently trying to participate in various international cycling races. ECF send youth riders to UCI training centre WCC (World Cycling Training Centre).