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Old 04-02-2013, 07:32 AM   #28092
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Originally Posted by Gummee! View Post
Agreed 100% but how many tracks are there in the US? Not many.

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The May, 2013 issue of Bicycling magazine has an interesting article on tracks in the USA. Snip: "Though the number fluctuates-and what constitutes being open is open to discussion-the United States has 30-50 velodromes." It's a worthwhile read.
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