A beginner’s guide to track cycling at the Olympics!

BeginnersGuideTotheVelodrome

Taking place at the brand new Velodromo Muncipal do Rio – designed by the same architects at Schuermann who designed the Beijing 2008 track – there will be ten gold medals up for grabs in all.

British hopes include Sir Bradley Wiggins, who will bid for a national record-breaking eighth Olympic medal, while Laura Trott is in contention to repeat her double gold medal-winning feats of London 2012.

The track cycling events have changed over the last couple of Olympic cycles, so what do you need to know, and what’s up for grabs in Rio?

Take a closer look…HERE!

And here’s the schedule for the 2016 Olympic Track Cycling events!

This bike is turning out to be the best!

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Image from…HERE!

Who doesn’t like a good velodrome photo?

Well…here are three from the 2016 Olympics in Rio!

APTOPIX Rio Olympics Cycling Men

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RioVelodrome

Images from…HERE, HERE, and HERE!

All the action starts tomorrow!

A Mavic Sunset in France with TDBT!

Image from…HERE!

Really great screenprint by E.J. Howorth!

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Swoop…HERE!