SportPursuit and StreetVelodrome hit the streets of Stevenage!

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Last Sunday marked the first round of the SportPursuit StreetVelodrome Series. For a day, the streets of Sunny Stevenage were transformed into a pop-up velodrome where both pros and amateurs tested their cycling skills (and their nerves) as they raced around the track.


Team SportPursuit were amongst the roves of cheering fans surrounding the (100% visibility) track and got some great shots of the day’s action.

Check out pictures from the day as well as some of the velodrome buzz from Twitter below!

The day in pictures

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Craig MacLean (MBE) crosses the finish line with a smile on his face

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(L-R) Lauren Higham, Anna Glowinski and Adel Tyson-Bloor celebrate their StreetVelodrome glory with Nicole Cooke.  Note – Watch out for 12 year old junior cyclist Lauren in the future!

 

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Scottish Commonwealth Games gold medallist Ross Edgar being interviewed next to the rather impressive velodrome banking

 

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A delighted Bryn (SportPursuit’s Marketing Director) with Olympic gold medallist, Nicole Cooke (MBE)

The day on Twitter

 

 

 

 

 

Missed out on round 1? Round 2 takes place in Ealing on 21st-22nd June. If you want to give velodrome racing a go, you can enter here, or simply show up on the day and be a part of the chanting crowds!

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