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IVBP: Velodrome 101
This coming Saturday, May 6th, is the first Track 101 class of the season starting at 10am. Following Track 101, the velodrome will have open riding.
May 610:00 AM
May 612:00 PM
Bloomer Park
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Bloomer Park
Velodrome, Track

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345 John R Rd, Rochester Hills, MI, United States
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Event Details

  • The "Track 101 Class" is a comprehensive 2-hour class for novice and experienced cyclists, who want the complete International Velodrome at Bloomer Park (IVBP) experience.

    The only prerequisite is the ability to ride a bicycle smoothly and a desire to participate fully. The class focuses on riding techniques to safely and easily ride the track. Some of the topics covered include:

    • Layout of the velodrome
    • Riding a fixed gear bicycle
    • First laps and basic techniques
    • Riding with traffic on the velodrome
    • Pace line riding
    • Cones Drill & Handling Drill

    The IVBP loaner fixed gear track bicycles have SPD mountain pedals. You are welcome to bring your own cycling shoes and/or pedals. The IVBP staff has tools to borrow.

    Park Entrance is $5

    Visit the website for more info: http://www.ivbp.org/New_Riders.html
  • Date
    5/6/17
    Time
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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