30 July 12:50 (BST)

In numbers - track cycling

GLASGOW - A snapshot of track cycling at the 2018 European Championships in facts and figures.

250  
Length in metres of the Siberian pine track at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Emirates Arena.

90
Distance in centimetres between the black and red lines that mark the optimum route around the track.

80   
Average top speed in kilometres per hour achieved by riders.

66   
Medals on offer over six days of competition. 

45    
Inclination in degrees of the bends in the track.

39   
Age of Vitalijs KORNILOVS (LAT), the oldest track cyclist at Glasgow 2018.*

30   
Riders in the Italian track cycling squad, the largest at Glasgow 2018.*

28   
National teams entered.

12   
Medals won by Germany at the 2017 UEC European Championships.

7    
World and European medals won in the past 12 months by Kirsten WILD (NED).

(*Correct at time of printing, entries subject to change)

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