About Spadgers 6 Day Night


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The spadgers 6 day night is a one night track cycling event based around the concept of the European winter 6 day series, incorporating endurance events for elite male & female riders. The event will also incorporate sprint events for the shorter distance specialists.

The event is a celebration of the life of Lewis (Spadger) Barry, whose favorite event was the Madison, the main feature event of the 6 day concept. Lewis was a keen and budding cyclist who was following in his parents footsteps on the trail of becoming a regular Great Britain squad member.

The event has attracted some of the Worlds best cyclists all from the UK including Olympic, World, Commonwealth, European and British Champions.

All the racing will be done in european style to a background of music which is being provided by the top European 6 day Dj Pete Traynor. There will also be entertainment within the meeting for all spectators to enjoy.

All the riders and officials are giving their time and effort free of charge to enable us to help the chosen charities of Mark & Carol Barry

National Cycling Centre - Manchester

The National Cycling Centre was Britain's first indoor Olympic cycling track, and since it opened in 1994, has become one of the World's finest and fastest board tracks.

The track is in constant use seven days a week and, thanks to the comprehensive programme of activities for all levels of ability, and is the busiest in the world. From elite athletes to novices, the track offers sessions to anyone seeking to experience this exciting sport.