Sports Palace
Alkmaar
The Netherlands

Project description

Velodrome Size : 250 x 6.5 meters
Surface: North European Larch

During the transformation of the semi-covered cycling track to the total covered Sports Palace, designed by Sander Douma Architects, the old concrete track was replaced by a quick wooden velodrome. The infield can be used for all kinds of sports and events. This track has been used several times for the National Championships, 2x for the European Championships and 3x for the European Championships Stayer. On this track the world hour record behind the dernies has been beaten by Matthé Pronk (66.110 km). The track has been homologated by the UCI.