East Coast’s First Indoor Velodrome to be Built at Albright College. World Cycling League (WCL) and Albright College...4.6.17
Saturday Afternoon Session
Friday Evening Session
With 42 riders competing from 11 countries circling the VELO Center Sports Center track in a constant blur of neon uniforms and flashing strobe lights, the Lightning collected 104 points in the opening session’s 12 races.
The California Wave, on the strength of Zachary Kovalcik’s win the men’s 3,000-meter endurosprint and his two second-place finishers, tallied 100 points. The Mexico Heat was third in the premiere session of two-day event with 89 points.
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“WCL’s commitment to build an exciting and innovative league structure is exactly what the sport needs. I know it will get full support from cyclists and cycling fans around the world.”
“From my experience of Atlanta '96, I have always believed that track cycling has a huge upside in both authentic media content and sponsorship-leverage potential. WCL is in the right place at the right time with the kind of innovative cycling content that will capture this potential and bring affluent audiences to multiple screens.”