Pump Track Cycling

New Cycle Track near Lothlorien

New Cycle Track near Lothlorien:

A new cycling facility in Allithwaite (near Lothlorien) has recently opened.

Allithwaite Community Centre grounds now has its own cycling pumptrack.

Pumptracks are man-made closed circuits with “roller” bumps in between and banked corners at each end.

Additionally, the tracks are designed to be ridden without pedalling.

As a full-body workout, riders use their body to “pump” – or push down into the dip after an elevation and pull up before the crest of a mound – throughout the continuous loop.

Furthermore, by absorbing and compressing the bike over the rollers, the rider converts gravitational force and downward thrust into speed.

In this case, a £3,000 donation towards the cost has been made by the annual Fred Whitton Challenge Cycle Sportive.

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November 1st 2021
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