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Definition of the noun velodrome

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noun - plural: velodromes

  1. a banked oval track for bicycle or motorcycle racing

Specialised definition of the noun velodrome

Glossary of sports / cycling

a banked track, either indoor or outdoor, on which track races are held (2005. Chambers Sports Factfinder. Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd)

a track built specifically for bicycle racing, made up of two long straights and two short, curved end sections that are sharply banked. Most velodromes are 1/3 of a kilometer around, though some are as short as 200 meters and others as long as 500 meters

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Velodrome is a musical group.

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"Velodrome" is a musical album of Eltro.

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Google previewUS 222 Corridor Design Location Study, Breingsville to the I-78 Interchange, Lehigh County (1998)

Environmental Impact Statement

Public Parks and Recreation Facilities The Lehigh County Velodrome is a 22.5 acre county recreation facility north of U.S.

Google previewFor the Love of the Cobbles (2016)

by Chris Fontecchio

The Velodrome is the exception. The infield is a manicured lawn, as green as the sunlight will allow it to be. Circling that is your basic cinder layer, moderately reddishbrown. Then the signature: a stripe of baby blue paint covering the flat ...

Google previewThe No-Drop Zone (2011)

Everything You Need to Know about the Peloton, Your Gear, and Riding Strong by Patrick Brady

Velodrome: Also called the track, a velodrome is a special venue for bicycle races featuring a short loop generally either 250 or 333 meters long (though other lengths do exist) and featuring a banked surface. Virtual top tube: Today, with most ...

Google previewGodey's Magazine (1896)

Velo is the French term for bicycle, derived from the old-time velocipede ; velodrome is the word used for a bicycle track. WOMEN UP TO DATE. The Rev. Phebe A. Hanaford is an enthusiastic advocate of the bicycle, and believes riding ...

Google previewT, UVWXYZ Versability (2016)

by Roger J. Maderia

A velodrome is a stadium for bicycle racing. A banked track allows for velocity or speed. Vigoro is an Australian baseball game: a little mix with cricket, indeed.

Google previewA Countess in Limbo (2016)

Diaries in War & Revolution Russia 19141920 France 19391947 by Olga Hendrikoff

The Winter Velodrome is the centre where prisoners are being held. They sleep on the track, and a cordon of officers guards the approaches. They say Sacha Guitry is being held there.95 31.8.44 Ilined up for half an hour at the bakery today , ...

Google preview体育英语 (2004)

The Stade- Velodrome is the legendary home ground of OM , the professional team whose motto is "Droit au but"; ( A play on words literally meaning "Straight in the back of the net" but also signifying "Go for it! "). The team is famous for having ...

Google previewThe Happiness of Pursuit (2011)

A Father's Courage, a Son's Love and Life's Steepest Climb by Davis Phinney, Austin Murphy

The velodrome is a banked, oval track used for a variety of fixed-gear races, all of which fall into two broad categories: sprint and endurance. We had an inkling Taylor might excel in the individual pursuit, a four-kilometer race contested by two ...

Google previewThe Rough Guide to Trinidad and Tobago (2015)

by Polly Thomas

while the adjacent Arima Velodrome is the setting for many a wild Carnival fete. THE CARIBS OF ARIMA Arima has a far deeper history.

Google previewBicycling in Florida (2007)

The Cyclist's Road and Off-road Guide by Tom Oswald

For the uninitiated, a velodrome is a steeply banked oval track specifically designed for the racing of bicycles. The cycles designed to race on such a track, called track bikes, have one “fixed” gear. A fixed gear is a cog that is rigidly connected, ...

Google previewFighting Chance (2011)

Winners and Losers in the Ultimate Risk Business by Derrick Allsop

The Velodrome is a symbol of Manchester's ever-developing sphere of influence in sport. This is the region's cycling centre and will be one of the principal venues for the Commonwealth Games. A javelin throw away from here, the City of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Transportation (2014)

Social Science and Policy by Mark Garrett

A velodrome is a smooth, hardsurface race course forbicycles. Velodromes are typically ovals withbanked corners and are constructedof wood, concrete, or asphalt. Racers compete on fixedgear bicycles, which donot freewheel, without ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Texas (2001)

by Nancy Capace

Recreational facilities in Katy include the Cullen Park- Alkek Velodrome, housing the only velodrome in Texas; the Katy- Harris County Park; and the Mary Jo Peckham Park. Annual events ...

Google previewThe Aldrich Dictionary of Phobias and Other Word Families (2002)

by Chris Aldrich

Examples: palindrome, syndrome, velodrome 21.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports & Recreation for People with Visual Impairments (2012)

by Andrew Leibs

Few activities have grown in popularity among participants with visual impairments over the past 5 years as quickly as tandem cycling: riding the roads or racing a velodrome on a bicycle built for two. Tandems provide a unique way to get fit, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Chile (2017)

by Salvatore Bizzarro

The nearby Velodrome was used for interrogations. Many longer-term detention camps were subsequently established throughout Chile, from Arica, Pisagua, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Tennis (2011)

by John Grasso

Athens, Greece 8–11, April Neo Phaliron Velodrome and Athens Lawn Tennis Club at Illisus Men's Singles: 13 entrants, 7 nations G-John Pius Boland, GBR S-Dionysios Kasdaglis, EGY B-Konstantinos Paspatis, GRE B-Momcsilló ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)

Volume II: G-K by Volodymyr Kubijovyc

Soviet Encyclopedia; the Kiev Artistic Film Studio; the Zoo; the Circus; Kiev's largest department store, Ukraina; the Republican Children's Library; the Historical Portrayal Theater; 3 stadiums; 2 sports complexes; a velodrome; and 3 parks.

Google previewSpartan Sports Encyclopedia (2014)

A History of the Michigan State Men's Athletic Program, 2nd Edition by Jack Seibold

Arare125-meter portable “velodrome” trackwas temporarily installed in Demonstration Hall and six-days of bicycleracing were conducted featuring riders from Australia, Canada, California, Arizona, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Michigan.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Contemporary British Culture (2013)

by Peter Childs, Michael Storry

By 1996 the Velodrome had a six-month queue for bookings, and is considered a success .

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Small photo of Malaysia, February 19th -20th Feb 2018: China's coach and woman sprinter to race against Korea during 38th Asian Track Championships 2018 at National Velodrome in Nilai.Small photo of Malaysia, February 19th -20th Feb 2018: China's coach and woman sprinter to race against Korea during 38th Asian Track Championships 2018 at National Velodrome in Nilai.Small photo of May 2018: Aerial bird's eye view of public facilities of Olympic Velodrome at dusk on a stormy weather giving a dramatic effect, Kalogreza, Attica, Athens, GreeceSmall photo of May 2018: Aerial bird's eye view of public facilities of Olympic Velodrome at dusk on a stormy weather giving a dramatic effect, Kalogreza, Attica, Athens, GreeceSmall photo of Malaysia, 16th - 20th February 2018: athlete taking last corner during 38th Asian Track Cycling Championship at National Velodrome in Nilai.Small photo of Malaysia, 16th - 20th February 2018: Iran's athlete waiting for fisiotheraphy massage during 38th Asian Track Cycling Championship at National Velodrome in Nilai.Small photo of Malaysia, February 16th 2018: Japan athlete's in action during 38th Asian Track Championships 2018 at National Velodrome in Nilai. More...

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Velodrome Meaning

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