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Old 01-07-08, 05:09 PM   #26
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45-75 minute drive to Northbrook, depending on car traffic.
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Old 01-07-08, 05:27 PM   #27
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There is a bitumen 450 metre track just 2 minutes from where I work, close enough to get some laps in on my lunch break . Not a perfect track but the location in totally cool.

The undercover wooden 250 metre track is over 2 hours away by car
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Old 01-07-08, 06:06 PM   #28
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5 miles to Major Taylor!

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Old 01-08-08, 09:16 AM   #29
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Where do you like that's five miles from MTV? And do you want to buy a house in Fountain Square?
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Old 01-09-08, 01:10 AM   #30
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45 to an hour to Encino.
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Where do you like that's five miles from MTV? And do you want to buy a house in Fountain Square?
i live in Speedway, bout 6 blocks from Zipp.

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Old 01-30-08, 03:00 PM   #32
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Sorry, I lost the point of this thread, (Actually I never understood the point from the beginning.)

I must apologize for being too utilitarian but I haven't yet found a use for this thread.

(I shouldn't be a wiseacre but I'm being one today because I tire of seeing this thread.)
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Old 01-31-08, 04:52 PM   #34
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113 miles to Hellyer Park. From my parent's house...less than 1 mile to the same velo.
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Old 01-31-08, 05:22 PM   #35
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Also 113 miles and 3 hours from Sonoma county. Under good conditions, like 3 AM.
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Old 02-01-08, 10:05 PM   #36
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Sorry, I lost the point of this thread, (Actually I never understood the point from the beginning.)

I must apologize for being too utilitarian but I haven't yet found a use for this thread.

(I shouldn't be a wiseacre but I'm being one today because I tire of seeing this thread.)
I was considering trying track riding, but was trying to see if I was being a little girl by not wanting to drive 4 hours round trip every time I wanted to hit the track.
Sorry if you don't see the point. You didn't have to click on it.
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Old 02-01-08, 11:57 PM   #37
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Around an hour from Trexlertown.
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Old 02-11-08, 11:49 PM   #38
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<1km from a 250 indoor board.

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Old 02-12-08, 08:37 AM   #39
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10 minutes to the NSC velodrome.
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Old 09-29-09, 02:52 AM   #40
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Sandy Eggo

20 miles from Sandy Eggo Velodrome
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Old 09-29-09, 02:39 PM   #41
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old thread lol.

I'm 2.5-3 hours each way, and I went maybe 10-12 times this last summer. Long day but I liked it. Racing may be short but I was up there 2-3 hours each time.

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Old 09-29-09, 08:58 PM   #42
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5 minutes from the Superdrome
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Old 09-29-09, 10:20 PM   #43
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You guys that are 15 minutes away are lucky. I moved for school so I'm 45 mins from Kenosha and an hour 15 from Northbrook.
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Old 09-30-09, 09:17 AM   #44
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I sleep on the infield of the local track. Beats having to pay rent and I get to ride as much as I want.
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Old 09-30-09, 01:18 PM   #45
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About a mile away from SD Velodrome.
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Old 10-03-09, 07:46 PM   #46
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about an hour or so there and back, haven't been yet though.
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Old 10-04-09, 03:13 PM   #47
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3.5 hrs to Ttown. The drive sucks the life from my soul.
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Old 10-04-09, 03:39 PM   #48
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Old 10-07-09, 03:42 PM   #49
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4k from San Diego or about a 10 minute ride.
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Old 10-07-09, 04:25 PM   #50
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I live in Kansas City Missouri, The closest track is St Louis Mo and that is four hours (each way) away and that track is in pretty bad condition, the next closest is Chicago 8 hours away (each way) . It sucks having 5 track bikes , and no tracks close by.
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