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CLIP 5789

Track cycling - sprint events

Track cycling - sprint events

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Key Info
  • Track cycling - sprint events
  • Duration: 4:04
  • World and Olympic champion track cyclist Chris Hoy takes you through the sprint events in the velodrome. He describes the individual and team sprint events - time trial, match sprint, team sprint and keirin. Each event requires different preparation and race tactics. This BBC Sport clip is published as part of BBC Sport Academy online. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Physical Education


    Other Sport

  • Keywords: speed, sprint, stamina, endurance, skill, crash, bicycles, cyclists, motorbike, winning, specialist equipment
Ideas for use in class
  • Introduction to the different sprint events in the velodrome.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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