Herne Hill velodrome is undergoing some considerable renovations, and to celebrate this fact, The Guardian has featured some lovely old images.

Here we can see Marko Ulbrecht from Germany and pacer Ronald Adelmeyer (no. 6), who take victory over compatriots Thomas Schmidt and pacer Manfred Adelmeyer, in the 40-lap motor paced race from 2001

See more images here

Thanks to Phil for shooting this over to me!