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First glimpse of riders trying out the new track here
Impressive huh? Okay, there's a bit of final spit 'n' polish but it makes you proud to be British doesn't it.
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I remember when all this was, er, a cycle track
posted by hammergonewest [105 posts] 27th March 2009 - 7:21
On a slightly different Olympic vibe I heard on the news today that the IoC are going to scrap the Olympic Torch relay after 2016. So that'll be for the 2020 Olympics in 12 years time - on security grounds. And I thought the world of protest, espionage, terrorism and security must be fast paced. Obviously not if they need a 12 year run up.
Shame too cos the torch relay was my favourite event at the last Olympics - we won that didn't we?
posted by Denzil Dexter [140 posts] 27th March 2009 - 12:41
Err, where's the BMX track then? That looked remarkably like a few temporary ramps with a novice wobbling around and only one decent trick rider. If a temporary ramp is all we can put up for a track then we'll look remarkably amateur as a nation.
posted by OldRidgeback [2308 posts] 23rd July 2009 - 15:39
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