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Old 04-07-10, 10:41 AM   #1
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Mystery Velodrome in the middle of the Arizona desert...

Hi, I don't usually venture over to the Track forums, usually spending most of my time on C&V or SS/FG, but I stumbled upon something I thought Track might be able to enjoy:

I'm from Phoenix, and I always thought there wasn't a local velodrome but you had to drive to San Diego to get on a track.

Then I randomly did an internet search that yeilded this...keep zooming in for a random surprise.

So I guess I have two questions:
  1. Anyone from Phoenix/Tempe area heard of this track or visited it before?
  2. Has anyone ever seen such a random velodrome?
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Old 04-07-10, 11:16 AM   #2
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Go cart track. Look at the 'parking spaces' on the infield, and the run in to the track at the top left. Cool find none the least.

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Old 05-08-10, 12:14 AM   #3
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Radio Control Car Race Track

You won't have any fun riding your bike on that RC track.
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You could host concrete versions of bicycle speedway racing there...
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LOL

Having a look on Google earth, the whole track is about 90m long!
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You won't have any fun riding your bike on that RC track.
It's to big for an RC track.
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A couple of minutes googling - http://www.vsqma.com/index.html

It's a Quarter midget race track.
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