• Women’s Peloton Episode 12: Hellyer Ladies!

    by  • May 17, 2013 • interviews, Velodrome, womyn on weels

    fridaynightracingAre you ready for some track racing?  Hellyer is the only outdoor Velodrome in Northern California and did you know that this year, Hellyer will be celebrating it’s 50th Anniversary!

    On this episode, NCCN interviews two track racers Elizabeth Hernadez-Jones and Korina Huizar.  Elizabeth Hernandez-Jones or “Bess” is the Vice President of NCVA or Northern California Velodrome Association and she is a very passionate track racer as well.  This interview is all about Hellyer and track racing so tune in!

    Korina Huizar is an up and comer track star coached by Michael Hernandez, the man behind HWTPP or Hellyer Women’s Team Pursuit Program launched last year at Hellyer.  The program is so successful that this year, the program expands to men’s team pursuit.  It was Korina’s first year at the track last year. Also, a participant of the HWTPP where she took home a medal at Nationals in the Women’s Team Pursuit.  Korina was teamed up with track National Champion Beth Newell and veteran pro cyclist Amanda Seigal, also both in the same program.  NCCN got to chat about her experience racing internationally this year, training and more racing!

    Visit ridethetrack.com for more information on Hellyer events.

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