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Sixteen To Represent USA At Junior World Championships » Check out the team of juniors we have ready to take on the world at the UCI Juniors Track World Championships in Moscow, August 17th to 21st.

Newcomer Catches On At The Velodrome » A feature on one of our young talents heading to Moscow, Jennifer Valente of San Diego.

Herne Hill Flooded With Donations » Over £1300 raised within the first few hours of opening its public fundraising campaign for the track’s refurbishment.

Sacramento Valley Velodrome Maybe In Granite Regional Park » Dean Alleger (CEO of the Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association) had a meeting with Scott Wolcott (President of Granite Land Company) to discuss.

Adam Duvendeck To Manage The Home Depot Center Velodrome » A big shift in management duties for track racing here in Southern California.

Giddeon Massie’s Favorite Workout » Former US Olympian and winner of 16 National Titles shares his top-secret exercise regime.

San Diego Velodrome Upgrade Races » A late-season USAC-sanctioned race series starting up in San Diego. Woot!

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TNR At The Velodrome » Check out this article about Tuesday Night Racing at San Diego Velodrome in the San Diego Reader.

Beginner’s Class Additional Summer Dates » Dick Lane Velodrome is adding a few more beginner classes for the summer.

Hurstville Velodrome Will Be Saved » St. George Cycling Club wins the battle against the local Council over the cycling track in Sydney.

The U.S. Grand Prix Of Sprinting » Summit Cycling Production announces an international UCI track event scheduled for this summer in Colorado Springs. Awesome!

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Feet Of Fury Results Posted » Results from Encino Velodrome’s last race day earlier this month.

Colombians Dominate Pan American Championships » Check out the recap and results from the Pan Am Track Cycling Champs last week.

2011 Northbrook Velodrome Racing Guide » Download the 40-page booklet for the racing season at Ed Rudolph Velodrome.

Volunteers Needed For The Keirin » Dick Lane Velodrome could use some help for this Saturday’s races.

Keisse To Serve Out Remainder Of Doping Ban » Belgian court of rejects Iljo Keisse’s appeal and says he must serve the rest of his two-year ban.

Edmonton Velodrome Proposal Needs Your Support » Edmonton could be one step closer to having an indoor velodrome if you show your support on May 16th.

Meyer Follows Wiggins’ Path To TdF » Track racers sometimes become stage racers. Will Cam Meyer be the next Wiggo?

Awang Back On Track As Teammates Change Direction » Malaysian track racer Azizulhasni Awang will be returning to the track after being skewered like a kabob by a giant wooden splinter at the Manchester World Cup.

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Get Your 2011 ATRA Season Guide » Enter your info to receive a free pamphlet on the American Track Racing Association’s 2011 season including profiles of velodromes around the country and a schedule of major upcoming track races.

The Dick Lane Velodrome Learning Center » A brand new section on the DLV site includes some great articles about track racing and training.

Track Cycling Events Sold Out For London 2012 Olympics » Gonna have to find a scalper…

Britain’s Track Team Turns To BMX’er For Sprint Woes » Who’s the rider expected to round out GB’s Team Sprint?

Friday Preseason Racing At Marymoor Velodrome » Kicks off this Friday May 7th 6th and continues all month.

Friday Night Racing At San Diego Velodrome » Racing for D-category riders. If you want to get into SD Velodrome’s famous Tuesday Night Racing, you need to start with Friday Nights.

Monday And Tuesday Night Training At Ed Rudolph Velodrome » Starts tonight in Northbrook, IL.

Kenosha Velodrome Racing Season » Scheduled to begin on May 17th with races every Tuesday.

Pan Am Peeps » Alfred Nash III — the track guru that he is — compiled a great list of folks on Twitter who are covering the Pan American Track Cycling Championships. Check it out because this is some of the only coverage available for this event which is happening all week.

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Northbrook Rider Profiles » Meet some of the racers at Ed Rudolph Velodrome.

Junior Track Classic Race Flyer » Dick Lane Velodrome’s race day for the young guns will be June 11th.

HDC Velodrome To Host 2012 Para-Cycling Track Worlds » Scheduled for Feb 10th through 12th in Carson, California.

LAVRA Cup Results Posted » Mark Neumann has taken over the posting of the results and so far he’s doing an awesome job. Thanks, Mark!

Get Ready For Summer #2 Results » Who won the GRFS#2 at Hellyer Park Velodrome last Saturday? Yeah, Junu!

Women’s Track Clinic » Ed Rudolph Velodrome will be hosting a track clinic for women on April 30th.

Kids Bike Free At The Velodrome In East Point » Dick Lane Velodrome’s Bicycle Little League featured on Field Trips With Sue.

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Major Taylor Velodrome To Be Managed By Marian University » Agreement Provides for Investment of $2 Million in Capital Improvements at the Lake Sullivan Sports Complex in Indianapolis.

Ed Rudolph Velodrome 2011 Schedule » Check the calendar for the racing season starting on May 12th at Chicago’s local outdoor track.

Help Save Hustville Velodrome » Local town council is threatening to close this cycle track in Sydney, Australia.

Dick Lane Velodrome Pro Race Series Schedule » Check the calendar for this rad track racing series in Atlanta.

A Few Spots Left In Women’s Track Clinic At Hellyer » Don’t miss this all-women track racing clinic on May 7th and 8th.

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New Flying 200m TT Track Record At Encino Velodrome » Set last Saturday by Kevin Mansker with an 11.18-second Flying 200. Josiah Ng held the previous record of 11.2 seconds.

San Diego Velodrome’s Tuesday Night Racing » Some of the best weekly track racing on the West Cost starts tomorrow!

Results Posted For LAVRA Cup #3 » Even though my name is in the results, I was actually working in Toronto on that day. I wonder if someone else raced for me?

2012 Track Cycling World Championships In Melbourne » Website now live for next year’s Worlds which will take place at the Hisense Arena.

Good Friday Track Meet Moves Indoors » The annual international track race moves from Herne Hill to Manchester Velodrome later this month.

London Olympics Qualification Race » With a year and a half to go before the 2012 Summer Olympics, find out which countries are leading in the qualification process for track cycling events.

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Australia Dominate World Championships » In case you haven’t heard already…

USA Cycling Revises Eligibility For Elite Track Nationals » Big news for our Elite National Championships as the qualification process (or lack thereof) has been completely rejigged.

USA Today’s Athlete Of The Week: Sarah Hammer » First American women ever to win three medals during one World Championship cycling event.

US Sprint Team At San Diego Velodrome » Jamie Staff will be coaching the US sprinters in San Diego later this week.

Great Britain May Sacrifice 2012 Worlds For Olympics » Following a rather disappointing World Championships, the GB team are considering passing up next year’s Worlds to focus on the Olympics later in the year.

Dick Lane Velodrome Beginners Class This Thursday » Even if it rains, the classroom portion will still go on!

Gregory Bauge Targets Olympic Gold » After three World Champion titles in the Sprint, Bauge has his crosshairs set on Olympic Gold.

Encino Velodome Beginner Classes On Tuesday Nights » Now offering beginner classes (required for new riders) on the first and third Tuesdays.

Herne Hill Velodrome About To Get A Facelift » British Cycling has announced that work will soon start to resurface the track at Herne Hill.

Velodrome Wood To Be Used For Cultural Olympiad Project » With construction now complete on the London 2012 Velodrome, leftover wood is to be used for a 30 foot sea-faring boat.

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Brits Play Coy As Aussies Target More Gold » The track cycling World Championships are this week and this particular event could be the first foreshadowing of which country will haul the most medals in the 2012 Olympics.

Canadian Squad Arrives In Netherlands » Read the riders’ first impressions of the Appeldoorn Velodrome.

Injured Armitstead Out Of World Champs » Lizzie Armitstead will miss the World Championships this week after suffering a side strain.

Young But Strong NZ Track Squad For Worlds » Find out who New Zealand is sending in to contest the World Championships.

Whitten Puts Studies On Hold To Focus On Gold » Tara Whitten plans to finish her PhD after the Olympics.

Pendleton Is Up For Olympic Fight » Vicky Pendleton assures us that she’s back on track after a period of “lacking a bit of the hunger”.

ATRA National Championship Series Announced » See the full schedule of key races for the American Track Racing Association’s NCS this year.

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