Olympics 2008: Laoshan Bicycle Moto Cross (BMX) Venue

Today sees the finals of the first ever Olympic Bicycle Moto Cross competition which takes place here at the Laoshan Bicycle Motocros Venue in Beijing. BMX racing is brand new to these Olympics, and races take just over 30 seconds round a winding and bumpy 400m-long course. Um… yes, those of you paying attention will notice that despite Google updating their Beijing coverage, the updates don’t appear to have extended this far, so the actually [very cool looking] course is only visible as a rough clearing at this time. However, the US team needed to practice for this…

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