Velodrome

A velodrome is an arena for track cycling. Modern velodromes feature steeply banked oval tracks, consisting of two 180-degree circular bends connected by two straights. The straights transition to the circular turn through a moderate easement curve.

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Saffron Lane Sports Centre - The End of The Velodrome
... has been empty for nearly a decade and the velodrome is being demolished ... The 3,100 seater velodrome on Saffron Lane in Leicester was built in 1978 and was a state-of-the-art cycling track attracting top cyclists from all over the country ... who are both for and against fighting to keep the velodrome ...
List Of Velodromes - Velodromes in Use - USA
... Velodrome Location Length Banking Surface Notes United States 7-Eleven United States Olympic Training Center Velodrome Colorado Springs, Colorado 333.3m 33˚ Outdoor track, built ... Cleveland Velodrome Cleveland, Ohio 166.66m Wood Major Taylor Velodrome Indianapolis, Indiana 333.34m 28˚ / 9˚ A 333.34m outdoor track, 28 degree banked ... National Sports Center Velodrome Blaine, Minnesota (near Minneapolis) 250m 43˚ Wood Outdoor track, built in 1990 ...
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... There are a variety of formats in velodrome races ... A typical event will consist of several races of varying distances and structures ...
Carmarthen Park - Velodrome
... The velodrome is 405.38 metres long, and is the centre piece of Carmarthen Park ... to be the oldest outdoor concrete velodrome in continuous use in the world ...
List Of Velodromes - Velodromes in Use - South Korea
... Velodrome Location Length Banking Surface Notes Changwon Velodrome Changwon 250m Wood Indoor Gwangmyeong Velodrome Gwangmyeong 250m Wood Indoor ...