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Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 08-25-14, 04:02 PM
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Posted By Kayce
Your pista will be just fine for entry level...

Your pista will be just fine for entry level racing. You will most definitely change your gearing around to something more race appropriate
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Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 08-23-14, 12:54 PM
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Views: 873
Posted By Kayce
There is a very popular grass track in Kansas,...

There is a very popular grass track in Kansas, yes crack the jokes.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-28-14, 04:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,105
Posted By Kayce
Thats exactly why Giant goes with things like...

Thats exactly why Giant goes with things like Medium.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-04-14, 12:26 PM
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Posted By Kayce
We ran keirins for the first time last night at...

We ran keirins for the first time last night at Penrose, The 15mph start speed felt painfully slow, and took all the riders a while to get dropped back in behind the motor. Over the rounds we figured...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 07-04-14, 11:50 AM
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Posted By Kayce
No they aren't allowed. Best idea maybe to have a...

No they aren't allowed. Best idea maybe to have a friend that drives to the track carry your race bars with them.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-20-14, 09:34 AM
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Posted By Kayce
We ran 200s for everyone last night on our weekly...

We ran 200s for everyone last night on our weekly teaining series. It was 90s and a 5mph wind on the finish. Fastest time was 12.9 is penrose the slowest track in the country like we say? Everyone...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-17-14, 09:35 PM
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Views: 261,651
Posted By Kayce
Are there any other race promoters active on here...

Are there any other race promoters active on here other than myself?

I have been long on the fight against USAC, and we do as little with USAC as possible. Part of it helps that we have the...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-17-14, 07:44 AM
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Posted By Kayce
The old way is not necessarily the right way. I...

The old way is not necessarily the right way. I agree that the lower cat upgrades 5to4, But in an area and time of specializing, it is silly to make a sprinter ride a bunch of scratch races that will...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 06-02-14, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,842
Posted By Kayce
Sounds like you may not be used to riding at high...

Sounds like you may not be used to riding at high RPMs. I would suggest that you do some low gear and high RPM flying 200s/ flying laps.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-30-14, 01:57 PM
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Posted By Kayce
Funny little bit of evidence on how crappy USAC...

Funny little bit of evidence on how crappy USAC is. This is from their official guide on how to submit results


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Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 05-24-14, 09:19 PM
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Posted By Kayce
We are doing a sprint omnium at our track to get...

We are doing a sprint omnium at our track to get the out between the different cats for the state points races. We need three sprint friendly mass start races(so no chariots, not matches) Any one got...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 04-29-14, 12:50 PM
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Posted By Kayce
Going back a little to the state/ regional...

Going back a little to the state/ regional championship issue. In case people don't know, I am the director at the Penrose Park Velodrome in St. Louis.

There are 3 reasons that we allow anyone to...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-27-14, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3,705
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Posted By Kayce
From the basement of Graham obree: can you find...

From the basement of Graham obree: can you find any reason that bullhorns flipped amd turned down would be illegal for mass starts? Assume the proper stem and angle to get over fit rules.

I don't...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-17-14, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By Kayce
This was posted on fb 2 hrs ago. Thanks to...

This was posted on fb 2 hrs ago.

Thanks to Blue Archer (https://www.facebook.com/BlueArcherPGH), our website just went live!

See all of your options at the velodrome-- whether you want to...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-11-14, 02:53 PM
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Views: 261,651
Posted By Kayce
Penose is still at Mr. Bumpyface status, but it...

Penose is still at Mr. Bumpyface status, but it has been given some temporary love. We bought a system from Kenosha. There is a fill concrete, and a top coat/ finishing concrete. The fill stuff has...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-03-14, 09:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,365
Posted By Kayce
I've always heard that Pervis isn't much of a...

I've always heard that Pervis isn't much of a tactial rider, and watching the gold medal sprints I didn't see much. Do others think that's the case?
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 03-02-14, 04:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,365
Posted By Kayce
I just came on to say how great the women sprint...

I just came on to say how great the women sprint final was. But of course Carleton got it first. Vogel was tactically amazing in both rides.

Zhong didn't win either final rides. The yellow box on...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-28-14, 02:59 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,365
Posted By Kayce
The last 500m for the British women team pursuit...

The last 500m for the British women team pursuit was wild
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-28-14, 12:11 PM
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Posted By Kayce
The track sprinting fb group has some high...

The track sprinting fb group has some high quality stills in it. From those its pretty obvious that the Dutchman's right leg pushed up on the aussie's arm and lifted the front end off the track. Its...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-26-14, 04:43 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,365
Posted By Kayce
Reads more like too small a gear to me. Strong...

Reads more like too small a gear to me. Strong start, but nothing sustainable.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-24-14, 10:44 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,365
Posted By Kayce
Is there a daily calender around? I cannot seem...

Is there a daily calender around? I cannot seem to find details anywhere.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-11-14, 12:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,419
Posted By Kayce
Helmets are good, you should wear one. But...

Helmets are good, you should wear one.

But for real, any helmet you see at your local crit you will see at your track. No need for any different until you get to a nationals level.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-10-14, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3,705
Views: 261,651
Posted By Kayce
Recomendations are hard, I prefer laying out pros...

Recomendations are hard, I prefer laying out pros and cons.

"Track bars" look cool, designed for the velodrome, have clearance for standing starts, easier to find real narrow.

"Road bars" more...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-10-14, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By Kayce
They updated their fb today saying there have...

They updated their fb today saying there have been.lots of delays due to local government (which seems fishy to me) and weather (slightly less fishy.).
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 02-02-14, 06:09 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 99,539
Posted By Kayce
362587 Its in trainer set up, hence the...

362587

Its in trainer set up, hence the weird saddle possition and road bars.
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