Rider Rides Wide, in a Velodrome with Slope
|The rider rides wide by 0.6 meters at the center of the straight. Here is the elevation traced by the rider. The slope from the center of a straight to the turn is 0.6%, about 15 cm higher in the turn than at the center of the straight.
|Here is the path along one straight exaggerated to show the detail.
|Data for case:
|Nominal path Length
|Calculated wheel path Length
|Time for pursuit, seconds
|Time for pursuit, min:sec
|Average speed for pursuit
|Length of path of center of mass
|Average speed for center of mass