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SprintFest February 25th and 26th Manchester Velodrome

PostPosted: Fri Jan 20, 2012 1:11 pm
by The Loneys
Hi Everyone

To anyone interested I received an email from Mark Young regarding Track Racing.
A SprintFest will be taking place on February 25th and 26th down at Manchester.

Click the link for details. Spread the word to the Youth A and Bs in your club.

http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events ... tfest-2012

Mark Young
Talent Development Coach - Scotland
British Cycling, National Cycling Centre, Stuart Street, Manchester, M11 4DQ
Telephone: +44 (0)161 274 2112 Mobile: +44 (0)7515 606620 britishcycling.org.uk

Zak has signed up for it, if he's accepted we will keep you all posted on his achievements.
Claire

Re: SprintFest February 25th and 26th Manchester Velodrome

PostPosted: Tue Feb 21, 2012 1:26 pm
by The Loneys
Zak has been accepted on this Sprintfest at Manchester and we are off on Friday night. :)
Signed up are 30 Youth Boys and 15 girls. Zak is one of 5 Scottish Riders accepted, along with Hamish Carrick and Stuart Balfour both of Edinburgh Road Club and Jack Carlin and Rhys Donnelly of Glasgow Riderz. Unfortunately no Scottish Girls.
The events
3 Up Sprints 3 laps
Flying 200TT
500m Handicap

Total of 55 events in all, split over Saturday afternoon and Sunday Morning.
Guest Experts will be Kian Emadi, Louis Oliva and John Paul :D

Looks like it will be an excellent weekend.
Claire

Re: SprintFest February 25th and 26th Manchester Velodrome

PostPosted: Wed Feb 22, 2012 10:38 am
by Andy D
Great opportunity to 'catch the eye' down there, even if you are not an out and out sprinter - won't do any harm to get in some sprinting experience for use in Road Races come the summer.

Hope Zak enjoys it and we wish him all the best.

Andy D

Re: SprintFest February 25th and 26th Manchester Velodrome

PostPosted: Thu Feb 23, 2012 6:13 pm
by Fiona Fudge