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…
Tag: track life
Still the Greatest
This short documentary is an ode to the thrills and excitement of cycling.
Cycling Maven’s Track Madison Mayhem!
Mark from Cycling Maven put together this hot little piece on the Bendigo Madison.
A Thriller Tragedy – The 2016 Bendigo Madison in Pictures
Defending champions Dan Fitter and Callum Scotson produced one of the best performances in Bendigo International Madison history on Sunday night with a final 30 lap chase to take the win over Europeans, Nick Stoepler and Christian Grassmann.
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.