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Northbrook Velodrome Track Racing


Northbrook Velodrome Track Racing

Time: May 13, 2017 from 9am to 3pm
Location: Northbrook Velodrome
Street: 1479 Maple Avenue
City/Town: Northbrook, IL
Website or Map: http://www.northbrookcyclecom…
Event Type: bike race, track bike race, northbrook velodrome
Organized By: Northbrook Cycle Committee
Latest Activity: May 8, 2017

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Track racing - Sprinters Omnium I

This series is perfect for people new to sprinting or experienced sprinters who want practice in a low key environment. Prizes: Bragging rights and experience. This series does count as a race event for riders looking to upgrade from category 5 to category 4. 

Entry: $10, on-site registration only. (Payment limited to cash or check made payable to “Northbrook Cycle Committee.”) No credit cards are accepted.

Registration opens at 9AM, racing begins at 10AM. Racing usually runs to about 3 pm, depending on turnout.

Categories: Men cat 1/2/3/4/5, Women cat 1/2/3/4/5 

Mass start events will be run with separate fields for M cat 1/2, M cat 3, M cat 4/5 and W cat 1/2/3 and W cat 4/5, but may be further combined at discretion of promoter.

May 13th
Match sprint 
Chariot race 
4 lap Scratch

June 10th 
Match sprint 
Danish win and out 
4 lap Scratch

July 8th
Match sprint
Belgian win and out 
4 lap Scratch 


• A valid annual USAC license is required 
• Fields or events may be combined or split at the discretion of the promoter 
• Match sprint groups will be split up based on flying 200 m times, championship sprint tournament format will be used but may be substituted for round robin for some groups; overall the goal is to get equal number of rides for all participants 
• In the event of a tie for omnium placing, match sprint results will be the tiebreaker 
• Events may canceled or modified in case of rain, there is no rain date planned 
• Held under USAC Permit #2017-998 
• Questions? Please email 
• Please visit our website for up to date race information –

"All weather related cancelations for our events are posted to twitter (which is updated at the bottom of this page). Consider opting in to our new Thursday Night Racing weather cancellation text message system, details at Thursday Night registration."

For updates on race cancellations due to weather, please call our Weather Hotline at (847) 291-2985 and press 1 when prompted.

The Ed Rudolph Velodrome is available for public use daily.  Call (847) 291-2980 or ensure it is available.

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