"Riding Wide, Pursuit"
Ride Measurement Line, Velodrome with Slope
Here is a plot of the rider's elevation as the rider rides the measurement line on a velodrome with slope in the straights.
Here is the path along one straight exaggerated to show the detail.
Data for case:
Nominal path Length 4000.00 m
Calculated wheel path Length 3999.86 m
Time for pursuit, seconds 282.35 s
Time for pursuit, min:sec 4:42.35 min:sec
Average speed for pursuit 14.17 m/s
Length of path of center of mass 3921.21 m
Average speed for center of mass 13.89 m/s
Total work 136203. N m
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