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    Velodrome Footprint

    Simple question, hopefully I will get a simple answer:

    What is the overall footprint of a "typical" UCI regulation 250m velodrome? I.E. - what is the minimum building size (LxWxH) that would be needed in which to build one. I'm talking about just the track itself - no spectator seating or other "amenities". My searches online have come up empty.
    Last edited by AlanE; 09-02-2017 at 05:05 AM.
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    You can scale off this, but roughly speaking it looks like it would fit into a 320' x 170' building without spectator seating. You'd still need space around the track for roof support structure, services etc. Floor to u/s roof deck looks to be about 66'. Because of the clear span needed, a fairly deep truss roof structure is implied.

    Last edited by bikerjulio; 09-02-2017 at 06:59 AM.
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    Yeah.....but what kinda pitch does the roof need?
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