Witness Track Cycling close-up at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Emirates Arena. Track Cycling is all about speed, stamina, technique, tactics and nerve. Track events are fast paced – the Omnium, Madison, Team Pursuit and Scratch Race provide excitement for spectators and fanatics alike. Fans can get within touching distance of their favourite riders and, even when the track is quiet, there is always something to watch as the riders and coaches populate the track centre during the meetings.

Male Cyclists competing in the 2017 European Track Cycling Championships in Berlin, Germany
Male Cyclists competing in the 2017 European Track Cycling Championships in Berlin, Germany
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Venue

Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Emirates Arena

Glasgow

This world-class venue will give spectators a fascinating view of the action as riders reach speeds of over 40mph as they battle it out for the crown of European Champion.

Fans can get within touching distance of their favourite riders and, even when the track is quiet, there is always something to watch as the riders and coaches populate the track centre.

Federation

The European Cycling Union (UEC) was founded on 7th April 1990 at the request of 18 countries. It now represents 50 affiliated nations in Europe. The UEC is one of the five continental confederations which are members of the International Cycling Union (UCI). The UEC seeks to promote the interests of European cycling in all disciplines and to represent the interests of European cycling federations. It organises all of the European Championships and European Cups. Each year, the UEC organises more than 50 days of competition, including 20 European championships in all cycling disciplines: road, track, cyclo cross, BMX, mountain bike, trials and indoor cycling.