December 03, 2016 (Burnaby, BC) – Nationally sanctioned bike racing returns to the Burnaby Velodrome February 24-26th, 2017 for the Western Canadian Track Championships. The event, open to youth, Elite, and Master’s riders is intended to inspire and prepare athletes, specifically young riders headed to Canadian National Championships in March.
One of only three indoor velodromes in Canada, and celebrating its 20th anniversary this coming year, the Burnaby Velodrome plays a critical role in the development of Canada’s track athletes. Track alumnus include Rio Olympics Gold medalist Tristen Chernove, as well as Bronze medalists Jasmine Glaesser, Georgia Simmerling, and Laura Brown.
For additional information on the Western Canadian Track Championships please contact Kelyn Akuna or visit here.