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Monday morning news – 29/11/04

Bicycle wins vote
Was there ever any doubt? I suppose it’s because more people care about the bike than say the light bulb, but the bicycle topped the national poll.

The full story is at the Times website

Time trial dates for 2005
Are now up on the CTT website

Winter track action
Now is the best time to take a trip to the track and dip your toe in the water. First of all, read our guide to

Calshot Track League
Winter track racing is in full swing on Saturdays at Calshot Activities Centre, Calshot, Southampton All cats 1pm. This is indoor track racing on a very tight track and racing through to February 8. However if you fancy trying the track out they have taster sessions on a Monday for more information check out the
Calshot velodrome website.

This has the best starter programme available and is very public orientated. Plenty of racing and training options for everyone. More information and a full calendar at the
Newport velodrome website.

The busiest track in the UK with plenty of options from beginners to Olympic champions…
Manchester velodrome

Herne Hill
The winter is not the best time to visit Herne Hill, however if it’s been a dry week and the sun is shining there may well be training on a Saturday morning. These are perhaps the best sessions available to the public, very friendly and welcoming. Dates and times are at the
Herne Hill website.

All other BC track information
Go to the BC track pages here


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