Track cycling is thriving in Europe. Well attended events. Riders treated like rock stars. It's heading that way here in the US again!
The Sixes (2012/2013):
Fiorenzuola (ITA) July 10 - July 15, 2012
Ghent (BEL) Nov 25 - 30, 2012
Maastricht (NED) cancelled
Zurich (SUI) Nov 28, 2012 - Dec 1, 2012
Rotterdam (NED) Jan 3 - 8, 2013
Bremen (GER) Jan 10 - 15, 2013
Stuttgart (GER) cancelled
Berlin (GER) Jan 24 - 29, 2013
Copenhagen (DEN) Jan 31 - Feb 5, 2013
Hasselt (BEL) cancelled
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European Elite Track Championships 2012
Shane Perkins to reduce track cycling program at Glasgow Games
A BACK injury means Victorian Shane Perkins will not defend his Commonwealth Games sprint title on the Glasgow velodrome. Although the 27-year-old has been able to complete each training session with the Australian track team at the Sir Chris Hoy ...
Perkins to miss sprint at Games
NZ track cycling team promising plenty of medals
The New Zealand track cyclists are oozing confidence ahead of the start of the track schedule at Glasgow's Commonwealth Games which open on Thursday morning. NZ Cycling's High Performance Manager Mark Elliott says "the team is looking forward to ...
Wiggins, Aussies target cycling gold at Commonwealth Games
Commonwealth Games: Bradley Wiggins fired up by Glasgow track cycling ...
Bradley Wiggins relishing return to track cycling
Cycling: Hoy's high medal hopes
HIS name may be above the door of the velodrome where the 2014 Commonwealth Games track cycling events will be contested, but Sir Chris Hoy will be firmly sitting this one out. HIS name may be above the door of the velodrome where the 2014 ...
Glasgow 2014: Cheat sheet for Commonwealth Games cycling
Track cycling: There are eight events for men, and five for women, along with four para-sport contests. All the races - some of which are sprints, others a test of endurance - take place on an indoor oval velodrome track, named after six-time Olympic ...
Laura Trott wants to complete her set of track cycling medals
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LAURA TROTT wants to complete her set of track cycling medals at the Commonwealth Games. The opening ceremony will be held at Celtic Park on Wednesday, with track cycling first up the following day at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.
Kirsten Williams lost her father in a tragic accident on the track, then she overcame her grief to win the omnium at junior track national championships. Photo: Twenty16Kirsten Williams won the 2014 junior national track championships weeks after losing her father to a tragic accident
Victor Williams, a multi-time national masters champion, died after a racing accident at the 7-Eleven Velodrome in Colorado Springs. Photo by Susan Crouse.Victor Williams, a 51-year-old masters racer, was thrown from his bike after a collision with another racer on Tuesday in Colorado Springs
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Marcel Kittel knows his power numbers, but he's not sharing them. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comKnowing a rival's power numbers could give other riders an advantage, says the super sprinter
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UCI president Brian Cookson is open to track cycling moving to the Winter Olympics. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comUCI president says track cycling could fit into Winter Olympic program and warns other sports over doping
John Vande Velde is on the development team for the league, which will compete at a new facility in Pittsburgh
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