Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area Looking to enter into the realm of track racing? Want to share your experiences and tactics for riding on a velodrome? The Track Cycling forums is for you! Come in and discuss training/racing, equipment, and current track cycling events.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-24-05, 09:35 AM   #1
...leaving skid marks
Thread Starter
turd's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: NYC (chinatown, w.vill, morningside)
Bikes: fuji track se ('02) | independent fabrication crown jewel ('04)
Posts: 1,014
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
in my constant quest for a junior-sized track frame, i am reaching extreme exasperation: just where the hel)) do all the young'uns get their frames? do they all just ride real big until they fit properly? is my only hope going custom (which i cannot afford at the moment..)?

if anyone knows more please advise and/or add your comments here: (edit: NOT my site.. the work of one dedicated father, Steve Ryan)


Last edited by turd; 08-24-05 at 10:42 AM.
turd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-05, 10:18 AM   #2
Mike T.
Upstanding member.
Mike T.'s Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Ontario Canada
Bikes: Argon18 road, Seven mtb, Marinoni track, Masi dirt road bike, Marinoni cyclocross.
Posts: 447
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I see you have the Louise Garneaus listed on your other site. Those are the ones I was going to suggest. A couple of donated rentals just showed up at our track and the 650 wheels make a lot of sense on the 43cm frames. The 'bars seemed a bit deep for the young girl that we fitted last week.

The reach of the whole bike was about 1.5" less than the smallest Fuji 100s that we have and the Garneau looked a much better fit for the girl in question.
Mike T. is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:41 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.