Reports: National Track Champs 2010


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2010 National Track Championships

Event Dates: 21-25 September 2010 - Manchester Velodrome | Download Event Schedule (650kb pdf)



TUESDAY 21 SEPT - (Men's Team Sprint,  Women's 500m TT, Women's Madison)
Gold for Sky Track Cycling in the Team Sprint, Hannah Barnes and Hannah Walker take the national Women's Madison title, while Victoria Pendleton took top honours in the Women's 500m TT. Full Report, Images & Video

WEDNESDAY 22 SEPT - (Women's Team Sprint & Points, Men's Scratch, Paracycling TT)
A brilliant evening of racing with a truely memorable Women's Points Race and a very rapid Men's Scratch race the highlights, though a late crash for Ben Swift was worrying as he left the arena with a suspected collarbone injury. Full Report, Images & Video

THURSDAY 23 SEPT (Men's Points & Kilo, Women's Sprint & Pursuit, Paracycling TT)
Another great day of entertainment boasted two world records, crushing victories for the country's leading female Pursuiter and Sprinter and a Men's Points race dominated by young riders that literally went to the line: Morning Report | Evening Report & Images
Video: That amazing Points Race - one of the closest ever

FRIDAY 24 SEPT (Men's Individual Pursuit & Sprint, Women's Scratch Race, Paracycling Pursuit)
Friday was a memorable day in track cycling as Olympic Champion, Sir Chris Hoy, was beaten by Jason Kenny  in the semi finals of a fantastic Sprint competition. There was also a win for Team Sky rider Peter Kennaugh in the Pursuit and Anna Blyth in the Women's Scratch whilst Darren Kenny made the journey north well worthwhile with his victory in the Paracycling Pursuit. Morning Report & Images| Evening Session Report & Images

SATURDAY 25 SEPT - (Men's Keirin & Team Pursuit, Women's Keirin & Team Pursuit, Junior Men's Madison)
The final day of the 2010 National Track Champs saw drama on and off the track, with Chris Hoy withdrawing from the competition due to illness, leaving Ross Edgar to claim the Keirin title. Pendleton took gold in the women's keirin, while Sarah Storey led Horizon Fitness to gold in the Women's Pursuit. There was high drama in the Men's Team Pursuit, with catches and crashes punctuating proceedings. And to cap it all, a blistering Junior Madison which saw another big performance for the hard-charging Simon Yates, joined atop the podium by Adam Yates. Full Report, Images and Video 


Team Sprint | Chris Hoy | 500TT | Women's Madison | Madison crash | Scratch Race | Team Sprint | Storey & Fachie | Women's Points | Varnish v James 1 | Varnish v James 2 | Cundy's world record | Butterworth's world record | Men's points race | Men's Sprint Final B | Women's Scratch Race | Kenny versus Hoy Match A | Men's Team Pursuit Bronze Medal Final  | Men's Team Pursuit Final Crash  | Women's Team Pursuit Final | Men's Keirin Final | Men's Junior Madison | Women's Keirin Final

Day 1 Images | Day 2 Images | Day 3 Images | Day 4 Images | Day 5 Images


Paracycling Results | Men's Results | Women's Results


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