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Greg LeMond Joins Velodrome Development Foundation

American Cycling Icon Named Honorary Chairman and Project Advisor Reading, PA, February 1, 2018: Three-time Tour de France winner and cycling industry innovator, Greg LeMond, adds his name and unique perspective to the growing list of supporters of the National Velodrome at Albright College,...

USA Cycling, Others Pledge Support for First East Coast Indoor Velodrome

National Velodrome at Albright College Promotes Multi-use December 6, 2017, Reading, PA: USA Cycling, the national governing body for cycling in the United States, recently confirmed its support for the nation’s first world class indoor velodrome in the Eastern United States. According to a written statement...

Velodrome Development Foundation Adds New Directors

Stephen Whisnant and Missy Erickson bring International Prestige to Reading Project Reading, PA: Two of America’s most accomplished figures in the sport of cycling have been named to the Board of Directors of the Velodrome Development Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the...

Community Leaders Support National Velodrome at Albright College

New Velodrome Development Foundation Unites College and Community Reading, PA: Plans for the National Velodrome at Albright College took another step forward with this week’s formation of the Velodrome Development Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the success of Greater Reading’s unique new $25 million...

Performance Center Planned for National Velodrome at Albright College

Cycling Industry Icon, Ben Serotta, will Lead Development August 9, 2017, Reading, PA: World Cycling League (WCL) announced today that Ben Serotta, a well-known figure in the bicycle industry, has been tapped to lead the development of a state-of-the-art cycling performance center, a key attribute...

Can Bike Racing Ever Fully Engage U.S. Sports Fans?

By: David Chauner, WCL CEO It’s July. And for cycling junkies across the U.S. it’s Tour de France time. For 21 days their daily fix is delivered by NBCSN from 7AM to noon, then post-race analysis and 8PM highlights. Even for the hardcore it is part...

New Arena Concept: Velodromes!

By: David Chauner, WCL CEO Historically, indoor velodromes have been built primarily to stage major international cycling events like the Olympics and Pan American Games. But there are many communities around the country where increased interest in cycling is stimulating a closer look at the value...

Planning on Track for National Velodrome at Albright College

Designs of the first indoor velodrome on the East Coast have been released just two months after World Cycling League (WCL) and Albright College announced their partnership with the Reading community to develop the facility on a site owned by the liberal arts college in...

World Cycling League Closes $1 Million Funding Round

Financing will lead to World Class Indoor Velodrome Development and First WCL Racing Season Guilford, CT: The development of the United States East Coast’s first indoor velodrome and a new league for track bicycle racing is now set in motion thanks to a $1,000,000 private equity...

World Cycling League Hires Development Team

Sports Marketing Veterans will focus on Brand Development and Investment Strategy March 15, 2017, Rye, NY: The World Cycling League has engaged Cadence Solution Partners (CSP) and its principals, Jeffrey Doyle and Shergul Arshad, to attract investors and lead WCL’s marketing effort to build awareness for...

World Cycling League Targets Indoor Velodrome Development

Veteran Tax and Finance Expert, Patrick Rowland, Joins the WCL Team New Haven, CT: The World Cycling League is pleased to announce that Patrick Rowland, CPA has joined the WCL team as an advisor to help develop a network of specially designed indoor velodromes capable of...

CEO, Dave Chauner, talks about the WCL

Dave Kline of the Reading Eagle and media partner for the upcoming Reading 120 met recently with Dave Chauner to talk about the World Cycling League ...

Champion System Named Official Clothing of World Cycling League

CARSON, CALIFORNIA — Champion System custom apparel is proud to announce its naming as the official clothing provider for the inaugural season of the World Cycling League (WCL). All six teams of the WCL will don their own designs of Champion System’s aerodynamic skinsuit —...