Welcome to the world's smallest velodrome.
Months of anticipation are finally up - we are pleased to announce that the application stage for the Red Bull Mini Drome events in Glasgow and Manchester are now well and truly open! There are over 100 spots available for each event - to get yours simply hit the button for your chosen city below and register your details. We will then be in touch shortly after to let you know if you have been successful. Registration for the Glasgow event is open until 23rd September 2011, and 8th October 2011 for the Manchester event. Good luck!
Red Bull Mini Drome will engage both body and mind as riders navigate around a unique and technically challenging course reaching speeds of up to 80 km/ph. The purpose built track has been engineered in Germany by Velotrack, the team who built the velodromes for the Delhi Commonwealth Games. The track maintains race worthy dimensions in the smallest possible size to enable a single pursuit
The event will be open to fixed gear riders of all ages. Over a 100 competitors will have the opportunity to qualify in a single timed race and will be timed using the Velotrack Timing System. The racers with the quickest time across 10 laps will progress through the competition to the finals which will be a single pursuit race format.
RULES AND REGULATIONS
· Fixed Gear Bikes only
· No Brakes allowed
· No Gearing – Keep it small or you’ll ride off the wall
· No quick release. Bolts only
· Helmets must be worn
· All riders must sign a Red Bull competitor disclaimer
· Contestants will be disqualified if they don’t comply with the track rules