This article presents key concepts for understanding which gear to select for velodrome racing on a fixed gear.
Tag: track cycling
World Class Sprint Gearing
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.
Part 5: Track Event Risk Management
Other articles & resources in this series can be found here. This is the fifth and final article in this series on how to run your track event. This topic has been left until last as it is probably the most important part of the series. Although much of it comes down to common sense…
The Impact of Crank Length on Gear Ratio
There are a lot of myths surrounding crank length for track cycling. What does crank length mean really mean for your gear ratio and does it matter?
Part 4: Track Event Timekeeping
Good timekeeping is important for making your track cycling event is a success whilst ensuring the fairness of competition.
Part 3: Track Event Staff & Equipment
Discusses how to build your track event with regards to staffing and equipment.
Still the Greatest
This short documentary is an ode to the thrills and excitement of cycling.