Home   Cyclingnews TV   News  Tech   Features   Road   MTB   BMX   Cyclo-cross   Track    Photos    Fitness    Letters   Search   Forum  
Speedplay
Zipp
Wiggle
Competitive Cyclist
Cervelo
Chain Reaction
Full Speed Ahead
BMC
Speedplay
Look Cycle
Maxxis

 Introduction to Track Racing  -  What's a Wheelrace?  - Introduction to Six Day racing  - UCI codes

Los Angeles Track World Cup, ADT Velodrome, Carson, California, USA, January 20-22, 2006

Session 3 - January 21, 2006

Team Omnibike Dynamo Moscow
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Team Omnibike Dynamo Moscow in the team pursuit qualifiers with a time of 4:16.215
Team Germany
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Team Germany  on the way to tenth in the pursuit qualifier
Gema Pascual Torrecilla (Spain)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Gema Pascual Torrecilla (Spain) gets her lap time from the coach during the Woman's pursuit qualifier
Sarah Hammer (USA)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Sarah Hammer (USA)   sets the fastest pursuit qualifying time of 3:37.799
Gregory Bauge (France)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Gregory Bauge (France) keeps a sharp eye on his opponent in on of the early sprint rounds
Gregory Bauge (France)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Gregory Bauge (France) starting to wind it up in an early round
Jamie Staff (UK)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Jamie Staff (UK) leads out the sprint in the 1/8 final that would result in him on the deck and disqualified, and his opponent Michael Blatchford (USA) moving on to the next round
TIAA-CREFF
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) TIAA-CREFF in the team pursuit qualifier
Sergey Kolesnikov (Omnibike Dynamo Moscow)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Sergey Kolesnikov (Omnibike Dynamo Moscow) in the points race qualifier
Ioannis Tamouridis (Greece)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Ioannis Tamouridis (Greece) in the points race qualifier
Sebastian Cancio (Argentina)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Sebastian Cancio (Argentina) in the points race qualifier
Rafal Ratajczyk (Poland)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Rafal Ratajczyk (Poland) in the points race qualifier
Martin Gilbert (Canada)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Martin Gilbert (Canada) in the points race qualifier
Jorge Soto (Uruguay)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Jorge Soto (Uruguay) in the points race qualifier
Michael Friedman (TIAA-CREFF)
Photo ©: Mitch Clinton
(Click for larger image) Michael Friedman (TIAA-CREFF) in the points race qualifier
Shane Perkins (Australia)
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Shane Perkins (Australia) in sprint qualifiers
They start
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) They start their fans young in LA
Gregory Bauge of France
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Gregory Bauge of France set the fastest time in flying 200s
Gregory Bauge of France
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Gregory Bauge of France at speed
Ryan Bayley (Australia)
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Ryan Bayley (Australia) on the move
Polandís Damian Zielinski
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Polandís Damian Zielinski second fastest 200
Franceís Michael Bougain
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Franceís Michael Bougain was third fastest of the day
Vera Carrara of Italy
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Vera Carrara of Italy comes out of the start gate
Polandís Katarzyna Jagusiak
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Polandís Katarzyna Jagusiak
This is how
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) This is how you encourage your rider, Yulia Arustamova of Russia
Narua Kyusa Cakke Williams of Columbia
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Narua Kyusa Cakke Williams of Columbia was second fastest
USA's Sarah Hammer
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) USA's Sarah Hammer was the fastest women in individual pursuit
Sarah Hammer
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Sarah Hammer passes Sara Peters of Belgium
Jamie Staff
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Jamie Staff gets looked at after crashing
New Zealand
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) New Zealand was fourth fastest in team pursuit qualifying
Netherlands at speed
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Netherlands at speed
Team Russia
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Team Russia setting the quickest time of the morning
USA's Christian Stahl
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) USA's Christian Stahl leads out Polands Damian Zielinski
Woodwork in LA
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Woodwork in LA
Uruguays Gorge Soto
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Uruguays Gorge Soto in points race heat
Points heat action
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Points heat action
Mike Friedman
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Mike Friedman in the middle of point heat action
Curtis Gunn and Italy's Angelo Ciccone
Photo ©: Mitch Friedman
(Click for larger image) Curtis Gunn and Italy's Angelo Ciccone in heat 2 of points race
"Are you sure
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image)
It's Hammer time
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image) It's Hammer time  - Sarah hammer (USA) waits to start in the pursuit qualifiers. Hammer set the fastest time and broke the venue record.
Vera Carrara (Italy)
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image) Vera Carrara (Italy) in the pursuit qualifiers
Maria Luisa Calle Williams (Colombia)
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image) Maria Luisa Calle Williams (Colombia) was second fastest in pursuit qualifiers
Sarah hammers. Nuff said.
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image) Sarah hammers. Nuff said.
Jamie Staff (Great Britain) goes down
Photo ©: Steve Cohen
(Click for larger image) Jamie Staff (Great Britain) goes down in the sprint