Track sprint cyclists are a different breed. This article gives a few insights into the gear choices made by the world’s elite sprint and keirin cyclists.
Cheetah – The Nelson Vails Story
Nelson Vails’ story is a triumph over almost insurmountable odds. The youngest of 10 children growing up in the Harlem projects, he worked as a New York City bicycle messenger to support his family. At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, he was thrust onto the world stage where he won the silver medal…
François Pervis, the French Samurai
In this documentary, French sprint World Champion François Pervis, he discusses his preparations and experiences of the Japanese Keirin circuit.