Saxton Velodrome - Try the Track - Sunday 18 February 2.30pm

We would like to invite you to the Cycling Nelson Inaugural Track Afternoon.

Gates open 2.30 pm, racing at 4pm, finishing 6pm.  Race briefing commences 3.45pm.  If you would like help with your setup please arrive at 2.30pm.

The session is intended to be a relaxed learning fun night, aimed to introduce the track to both new and experienced riders.

We have a limited number of track bikes available for hire on the day.

Entry fee for this one off session is $8 per rider, bike hire for the night $25 per rider (includes entry). Please let us know via email if you wish to hire a bike. You will need to bring pedals and shoes.

For those new to track racing you will need - helmet, gloves, covered in shoes.  Open toed shoes and ill fitting shoes (including crocs) will be NOT be permitted.  Cycle clothing is preferred but not essential.  

Please bring food and drink with you.  The water drinking stations are yet to be installed, so for a hot day we recommend you bring 3L water per rider.

New Cycling Nelson Jerseys

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