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  • Kathryn Bertine brings Women’s Advocacy to Foundation Programs Philadelphia, PA: Kathryn Bertine, one of America’s most recognized advocates for gender parity in the sport of cycling has been named to the Board of Directors of the Velodrome Development Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring......

  • Stephen Whisnant, president of the Velodrome Development Foundation, is a visionary leader who has a long history in cycling and a strong belief that indoor velodromes can play a key role in advancing the sport. But he is best known for his distinguished career in......

  • Australian Stephen Hall has won races in Asia, Europe and across the USA in everything from short track events to fast criteriums and grueling Six Day races. He’s the quintessential working pro who earns his living from race to race and the driving force behind......

  • Rick Mayer’s career spans over three decades as a business executive, entrepreneur, investor and philanthropist. His diverse background includes working in finance at Morgan Guarantee Trust; running scrap steel, shipping and oil refining businesses in Barbados, Turks & Caicos, Belize and Costa Rica. He also......

  • October 7, 2019: The World Cycling League has joined forces with Entercom Philadelphia stations B101, KYW Newsradio 1060, SportsRadio 94 WIP, 98.1 WOGL, Talk Radio 1210 WPHT & 96.5 TDY to help develop the Philly Lightning, an elite men’s and women’s criterium and track racing......

  • By: David Chauner To tackle this question, World Cycling League partners met with Park Lane, sports investment advisors and assembled a team of sports, media and entertainment experts. We formulated this mission statement: Bring the best elements of successful modern sports and business to cycling.......

  • WCL Inks Deal to Develop Network of TeamTrak Velodromes August 25, 2019: World Cycling League signed a partnership agreement with Sports Facilities Advisory (“SFA”) to facilitate funding and development of indoor velodromes in the United States. Sports Facilities Advisory of Clearwater, Florida was founded in......

  • By: David Chauner Like most people who will read this, I’m passionate about cycling and have been since age 12 when Santa delivered me a Raleigh 8 speed Lenton Grand Prix “racing” bike. It was a DNA-altering event. In the many decades since then, I’ve......

  • By: David Chauner Like many Olympic and traditional sports, cycling is facing the need to become more relevant and accessible to modern sports fans. The answer can be the development of indoor velodromes but, so far, the ideal model doesn’t exist. That’s likely to change......

  • By: David Chauner The UCI has just announced that it will be making big changes to its track cycling program in an attempt to increase the sport’s appeal and streamline Olympic qualification. But many believe more improvement is needed to increase track cycling’s popularity. Let’s......

  • Below is a blog post from Missy Erickson, a cyclist from the TeamTrak pilot event. She was a member of the California Wave and wrote about her experience at the event: Friday night’s final race…the men’s 8000m was going to make or break the California......

  • The challenge of building new indoor velodromes has recently become easier through new Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ) legislation and the abandonment of mega department stores in great locations. The challenge has always been securing the right site and then attracting funding from real estate investors,......

  • By: David Chauner The Rapha Roadmap is a newly published series of ten thoughtful, well-researched, in-depth essays developed over 18 months that, according to the innovative cyclewear manufacturer, “was commissioned to guide the company’s involvement in professional cycling and to spark broad, honest debate about......

  • The World Cycling League and TeamTrak, its innovative track racing format, got a year-end boost from an undisclosed individual who has made a significant six-figure investment to join WCL’s ownership team....

  • By David Chauner
    It's time for a true cycling league. The inside spin on cycling these days is all about its broken business model, particularly in the United States. So what’s the solution: Try to fix a broken system or create a new one?
    The answer is BOTH....

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