1896 - French Olympic Cyclists Léon Flameng and Paul Masson. Athens 1896. Games of the I Olympiad. French compatriot cyclists Léon Flameng and Paul Masson. Between them they won 6 medals in the track cycling events (gold in the 100km, silver in the 10 km and bronze in the sprint events for Flameng ; three times gold in the 10km, 1km and sprint events for Masson).
The UCI World Championship Track Cycling will take place in London, March 2016. Sure to be a highlight of the track cycling season as always. As a commemorative poster to mark the event Michael created this Track Cycling, Bearskin wearing whimsical character as tribute. Sporting the Colors of the UCI World Champion our ever vigilant rider watches over his shoulder keeping an eye on the competition. Artist: Michael Valenti