Reading Velodrome Racing

Managed by the Track Cycling League

at Palmer Park Stadium, Wokingham Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG6 1LF
British Cycling Central Division - Governing Body for Track Racing in England & Wales

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Programme of Racing events for Reading Velodrome Racing

Reading Velodrome Racing promotes a full series of Summer Track Racing.

20 April to 28 September 2015 (each Monday excluding bank holidays 4 May, 25 May and 31 August)
With the exception of dates below, all meetings will start with a Scratch Race followed by Hare and Hounds. We are then planning to have a Devil, Points Race or Keirin, followed by a 2lap Dash or Unknown Distance. The evening will conclude with the AWcycles 20k endurance race which will be a points race once a month.
All meetings will carry league points. The AWcycles 20k on 28 September will be replaced by the John Ralph Memorial 20k points race.
18 May 2015 - Derny Night.
Derny racing for C and D leagues, C adults to use restricted gearing of 92", 7.34m roll out. Normal racing for A and B leagues,
22 June 2015 - Derny Night.
The format will be 2 x 10k derny heats with 15k minor final and 20k major final for B league riders only. Normal program for C and D leagues. No racing for A league. B league advance entry only with maximum number of entrants.
20 July 2015 - Derny Night.
The format will be 2 x 10k derny heats with 15k minor final and 20k major final for A league riders only. Normal program for C and D leagues. No racing for B league. A league advance entry only with maximum number of entrants.
17 August 2015
Sprints. We aim to run a sprint only meeting with qualifying time trial, seeded heats including repechages, exact format dependent on numbers entered.

The race program for each meeting will be emailed to the riders and published on facebook the Sunday before each meeting.

League individual pursuit will take place for adults on 11 May (with the final on 1 June), for ladies on 1 June, Juniors on 15 June and youth (U16 s) on 29 June - signup for these is part of the online signon, no entry on the day.