Question: How does the Madison work in cycling?

The Madison is a race where each team aims to complete more laps than any of the other teams. Riders in each team take turns during the race, handing over to another team member, resting, and then returning to the race. Teams are usually of two riders but occasionally of three.

How does madison bike work?

How does the madison track cycling event work? The madison is essentially a relay race where teams of two take it in turns to do laps of the track with the mens race lasting 50km and the women completing 30km.

Why is biker called madison?

The Madison is a relay race event in track cycling, named after the first Madison Square Garden in New York, and known as the American race in French (course à laméricaine) and as Americana in Spanish and in Italian.

Tell us about you

Find us at the office

Smack- Kinneer street no. 65, 62402 Kingston, Jamaica

Give us a ring

Drexel Lepak
+30 694 593 49
Mon - Fri, 7:00-15:00

Contact us