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Frisco, Texas is the site of America's newest
Located in Frisco, Texas, Adjacent to Collin County Community College.
This track is being constructed by V96SG, the same company that built the Centennial Olympic Velodrome in Stone Mountain Georgia. This site is the Unnofficial Web Site for the EDS Superdrome. Look here for the Official web site, now up and running.
This track was Completed May 15th, 1998.
Directions to the track
CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS AND PHOTOS
Aug. 16 Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Velodrome.
Oct. 25 Site preparation continues.
Nov. 6 Steel Superstructure arrives. Trey Gannon, Helping with the steel.
Nov.10 Several of Mike Gladu's Photos of the construction, from the 'Drome.
Dec.24 Tentative completion date for site preparation.
Jan. 8 Final Batch of Steel is Shipped.
Jan. 12 Final Batch of Steel due to Arrive.
Jan. 12 Photo of infield, Thanks to El Nino, the 2nd wettest Dec. in 100 years.
Jan. 13 Tentative start date for assembling track steel superstructure.
Jan. 14 Collin County names their new Track Manager, Mike Gladu.
Jan. 15 Photo of Footers for the banking, Home Straight, looking into turn 1 and 2.
Jan. 17 Photo of Nick Chenoweth, taking a break with the Steel Superstructure.
Jan. 20 Photo of Steel Superstructure for the banking, looking into turn 3 and 4.
Jan. 25 The Steel is all in place. Photo of infield from outside of turn 1.
Jan. 28 Photo of the tunnel, located between turn 3 and 4.
Jan. 30 Photo of Steel for the banking, looking into turns 1 and 2.
Feb. 5 Photos of Masonry of Main Entrance and Track offices.
Feb. 10 The First piece of Surface is applied to the steel.
Feb. 17 The Home straight surface is nearly complete.
Feb. 28 Ceremony for laying the final piece of surface.
Feb. 28 Team EDS Takes to the New Surface!
Mar. 6 Working on the Apron Interface
Mar. 7 Category 4 Officials Seminar.
Mar. 13-15 Category 2 - 3 Officials Seminar.
Mar. 30 Work on the infield is nearly complete.
Apr. 1 Track is surveyed for lines.
Apr. 6 Track is certified (postponed)
May 4 Lines on the track are complete.
May 8 USCF National team arrives for training camp.
May 15-16 EDS Spring Classic
May 16 Picture of Scoreboard & Tunnel, between turns 3 & 4.
June 30-July 4 Elite Nationals
Sept.11-13 EDS Track Cup final event
City Of Frisco,
Parks and Rec Dept. See Artists sketches of the Track!
Calendar Events schedule for the EDS Superdrome
EDS Track Cup Info on entire series.
Today's Weather and Forecast For Frisco, Dallas, Fort Worth.
Track Cycling FAQ's Frequently Asked Questions about Track Cycling, by Durer Shomer
Interview With Chris Nadovich Cyclist, and one of the architects for V96SG
Mathmatica and Stone Mtn Velodrome Press release from the software company used to create the velodrome
Bicycle Online and Stone Mtn Velodrome Interview with Dale Hughes, Owner of V96SG.
Mike Gladu's 'Drome Page Local afficionado's Track page.
Ken Hart's Track home Page Webmaster for this and several other track websites.
Perth Australia, 97 World Track Championships
Australian Institute of Sport
Brian Piccolo Velodrome, Ft. Lauderdale
Burnaby Velodrome, Burnaby, BC
Colorado Velodrome Assoc.
Dick Lane Velodrome, East Points, GA
Juan de Fuca Velodrome, Victoria, BC
Manchester, England, 96 World Track Championships
Major Taylor Velodrome
Olympic Velodrome, Los Angeles
Olympic Velodrome, Stone Mountain
San Diego Velodrome
Taluca, Mexico Velodrome
This web site built, provided, and maintained by Ken Hart (c)
It is not supported by , nor affiliated with, EDS in any manner.