Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Ciudad de Vacas, Tejas
Bikes: 29 frames + 73 wheels
The simple answer is YES, it is perfectly fine for general track racing. The main difference you'd notice in a track specific frame is quicker steering and it would seem more responsive due to increased stiffness. However, when you start out racing, your own fitness is going to matter more in competition with other entry level riders than the bike you are riding. I would not commit to a track specific frame until I got some experience on the track and figured out if I wanted to do it a lot.