Site Updates and Corrections

2016

Nov 23/16 Summary report of the 76th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.

2015

Nov 25/15 Summary report of the 75th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.

2014

Dec 28/14 Updated Delhi 1939 results, Los Angeles 1933 results and Mexico results pages to new format.
Dec 27/14 Updated 2005 Sei Giorno Del Gand and Forest City Velodrome reports/results pages to new format.
Apr 05/14 Addition of 1973 LA 6-Day Race Program, submitted by David Morris.
Feb 03/14 Added photos from Karl Franke to the 103rd Berliner Sechstagerennen, webpages.
Jan 29/14 Complete last three days summary to the 103rd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 26/14 Complete first three days summary to the 103rd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 08/14 Updated 'Links' page to remove dead links.

2013

Nov 25/13 Summary report of the 73rd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Oct 26/13 Added 2013 Zesdaagse Amsterdam results, including full videos on YouTube.
June 10/13 Added Canadian Cycling Magazine article (SIX, DRUGS and ROCK 'N ROLL) from Apr-May 2013 issue.
Apr 13/13 Updated Forest City Race Results main page to new format.
Jan 30/13 Final report of the 102nd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin. Also included are photo pages from Karl Franke - RadSportFoto.De
Jan 28/13 Familientag report of the 102nd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 27/13 Goldene Nacht report of the 102nd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 20/13 Complete introduction to the 102nd Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.

2012

Dec 27/12 Updated 'Stories and Review' pages to new format.
Dec 25/12 Added the results of the last 3 days results and write-up of the Forest City Velodrome 6 Day Event and updated all the 'Resource Material' pages to new format.
Dec 24/12 Updated 'Newspaper Article' pages to new format.
Nov 25/12 Sunday report of the 72nd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 24/12 Saturday report of the 72nd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 23/12 Friday report of the 72nd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 22/12 Thursday report of the 72nd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 18/12 Complete introduction to the 72nd z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford.
Oct 08/12 Uploaded reports and results from the Forest City Velodrome of the Coulier Memorial 6Day Race, held on the weekend of Oct 4-6, 2012.
Oct 07/12 Converted Memorabila pages plus Tony Doyle, Franco Marvulli, Andreas Muller, Marco Villa and Bruno Risi interview pages over to new format.
Oct 06/12 Converted Ed williams and Cecil Yates pages over to new format.
Oct 05/12 Converted Jimmy Walthour Jr. pages over to new format.
Sept 25/12 Converted Freddie Schultz pages over to new format.
Sept 24/12 Converted Maurice Gilles, Otto Maya and Tony Schaller pages over to new format.
Feb 07/12 A retrospective of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, by Eugene Vandal.
Feb 04/12 Updated the Top 15 Cities where 6-day races have taken place.
Feb 03/12 Extra material and photos of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen
Feb 02/12 noon EST Tuesday results of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, from Steve Penny and Eugene Vandal, in Berlin.
Jan 30/12 2:15 a.m. Monday results of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, from Eugene Vandal, in Berlin.
Jan 29/12 p.m. Sunday results of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, from Steve Penny and myself, in Berlin.
Jan 29/12 a.m. Saturday results of the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, from Steve Penny and myself, in Berlin.
Jan 22/12 Complete introduction to the 101st Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Jan 18/12 Converted Albert Crossley pages over to new format.
Jan 15/12 Converted Russell Allen pages over to new format.
Jan 08/12 Converted Arthur and William Spencer pages over to new format and corrected A.Schelstraete links on his program pages.
Jan 05/12 Converted Albert Schelstraete pages over to new format.
Jan 03/12 Converted Burns W. Pierce and Lew Rush pages over to new format.
Jan 02/12 Converted René Paquin and Douglas Peden pages over to new format.
Jan 01/12 Converted Pat Murphy pages over to new format.

2011

Dec 30/11 Converted Henri Lepage and Archie McEachern pages over to new format.
Dec 28/11 Converted 2011 Berliner Sechstagerennen and the pre 1900, Boston and Burnaby race results pages.
Dec 27/11 Converted Albert Heaton pages over to new format.
Dec 26/11 p.m. Converted Raymond Bedard, Lou Elder, Reginald Fielding and Laurent Gadou pages over to new format.
Dec 26/11 a.m. Made corrections to 6-day rider list and converted Jules Audy page over to new format. Navigation is now much easier.
Dec 25/11 Removed bad link (can't find original article anymore) on Articles page and put into new format.
Dec 24/11 Rebuild of all main webpages into a new format. NOTE: Miscellany link does not work on old pages.
Dec 07/11 Cleaned up links page, removing all the old dead ones.
Dec 03/11 z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent Photos 2011 by Karl Franke.
Nov 27/11 Sundays report for the 71st z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Ghent.
Nov 26/11 Saturdays report for the 71st z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Ghent.
Nov 25/11 Fridays report for the 71st z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Ghent.
Nov 24/11 Thursdays report for the 71st z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Ghent.
Nov 21/11 Complete introduction to the 71st z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford.
Mar 10/11 Albert Schelstraete passes away March 14. See obit and chronology.
Mar 10/11 Corrections made to Archie McEachern biography
Feb 25/11 Corrections made to 19th Century Results page
Feb 11/11 2011 Bremen Photos by Paul Wright
Feb 4/11 2011 Copenhagen Race Results.
Feb 1-2/11 The final report at the 100th Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Feb 1/11 Mini report on Berlin Night at the 100th Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 31/11 Family Night at the 100th Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 30/11 Golden Night at the 100th Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Berlin.
Jan 26/11 Complete introduction to the 100th Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Jan 16/11 1933 Boston race program of Oct 16-21 and the December race program of 1930 in Milwaukee. (as pdf files)
Jan 15/11 Additional 1937 newspaper articles; Montreal past results lists
Jan 14/11 Additional 1937 newspaper articles. Also 1948 newspaper articles
Jan 12/11 Additional 1937 newspaper articles.
Jan 11/11 Posted 1936-37 newspaper articles.
Jan 08/11 Posted 1934 newspaper articles.
Jan 05/11 More 1933 newspaper articles.
Jan 03/11 More 1933 newspaper articles added and corrections done to Gadou on racer list page.
Jan 02/11 Additional 1933 newspaper articles added.

2010

Dec 31/10 1933 newspaper articles added.
Dec 30/10 Updated Al Crossley biography.
Dec 30/10 Newspaper article section started.
Dec 04/10 z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent Photos 2010 by Karl Franke.
Nov 28/10 An exclusive interview with Marco Villa, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Ghent.
Nov 28/10 Complete summary and Sunday report for 70th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Gent.
Nov 27/10 Complete summary and Saturday report for 70th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Gent.
Nov 26/10 Complete summary and Friday report for 70th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Gent.
Nov 25/10 Complete summary and Thursday report for 70th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, at the Het Kuipke in Gent.
Nov 21/10 Complete introduction to the 70th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford.
Aug 25/10 6-Day Gauchon bicycle - owned by Lance Carter (USA)
Aug 24/10 6-Dages Kongerne book cover (signed by Patrick Sercu) - by Henrik Elmgreen
Apr 10/10 Special jersey of the 1940 Buffalo 6-Day Race and Kilian-Vopel Durkopp jersey. by Jan Soens, Be
Apr 10/10 Jerseys of the January 1917 New York 6-Day Race by Jan Soens, Be
Feb 03/10 Berliner Sechstagerennen - the Finale, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Feb 02/10 Berliner Sechstagerennen - Berlin Night, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Jan 31/10 Berliner Sechstagerennen - Photos by Oliver Dercks
Jan 31/10 Berliner Sechstagerennen - Family Day, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Jan 30/10 Berliner Sechstagerennen (Days 1,2 & 3), from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.
Jan 24/10 Complete introduction to the Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.

2009

Dec 24/09 Updates and name changes to Al Crossley pages.
Dec 12/09 Jerseys of the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent by Jan Soens, Be
Nov 30/09 Sunday's edition (and final report) of the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 29/09 Saturday's edition of the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 28/09 Friday's edition of the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 27/09 Thursday's edition of the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Gent.
Nov 24/09 Complete introduction to the 69th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford.
Oct 15/09 Added New Munich 6 Day Website in links
Feb 12/09 Pat Murphy newspaper articles.
Feb 11/09 Complete list of 6 Day Races held in Europe every year.
Feb 01/09 Pat Murphy photo page added.
Feb 01/09 Berliner Sechstagerennen Photos
Jan 31/09 Pat Murphy page started.
Jan 28/09 Berliner Sechstagerennen Day 6 Results
Jan 26/09 Six-Day Racing Nostalgia Photo (taken at the Chicago Velodrome in 1939-40)
Jan 24/09 Berliner Sechstagerennen Day 3 Results
Jan 22/09 Berliner Sechstagerennen Day 1 Results
Jan 21/09 Complete introduction to the Berliner Sechstagerennen, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford UK.

2008

Jan 12/08 U23 riders Guy East and Austin Carroll interview - November 2008 in Gent
Jan 11/08 Bruno Risi Interview - November 2008 in Gent
Dec 24/08 René Paquin
Dec 20/08 Montreal 6-Day Program - September 1964
Dec 18/08 Montreal 6-Day Program - April 1964
Dec 17/08 Montreal 6-Day Program - April 1934
Dec 15/08 Corrected spelling error. Changed Eddie McDuffie to McDuffee. (As noted by Tom McDuffee, USA)
Otto Maya historical marker and links to the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Dec 06/08 z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent Photos 2008 by Karl Franke.
Nov 27/08 Berliner Sechstagerennen Photos 2008 by Karl Franke.
Nov 23/08 68th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent Jerseys submitted by Jan Soens.
Nov 18/08 Complete introduction to the 68th z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, from our reporter Steve Penny, in Watford.
Sept 05/08 Albert Schelstraete - A Lifetime of Achievement. Backpedaling - A Pedal Magazine Article by William Humber.
April 23/08 Arnold Devlin suddenly passes away at his home in Sudbury Ontario. A memorial to Arnold.
April 11/08 Lew Rush in action photo. Jimmy Walthour newpaper article page.
April 8/08 Oakland Sports Tribune newspaper article added to Tony Schaller article page.
April 7/08 Maurice "Frenchy" Gilles palmares.
April 6/08 Photos added to Raymond Bedard and Lew Elder biographies. Jimmy Walthour Jr. biography, palmares, partners, cities and victories. [Moved Schultz, Williams', Schaller, Rush, Lepage, Heaton, Pierce, D. Peden and W. Peden folders to rider folder-hidden function]
March 31/08 Otto Maya biography and palmares. Arthur and Willie Spensers palmares.
March 16/08 Cecil Yates biography, palmares, partners, victories, most cities raced in and a newspaper article from the New York Times, Nov 19, 1939.
March 13/08 William 'Torchy' Peden Palmares.
March 08/08 Ray Bedard biography.
February 25/08 Ray Bedard palmares, partners and cities raced in. Alfred Crossley palmares, partners, victories and cities raced in.
February 24/08 1935 Fortune Magazine Article, Gent 2007 photos by A.Devlin.
February 10/08, 11:00p.m. Lew Rush revised palmares list.
February 10/08, 12:30a.m. Lew Rush articles; 'A Rush to the Olympics' by Lynette Stofer and 1932 Olympic Cyclists Induction Statement.
February 9/08 Lew Rush biography, including photos.
February 5/08 Lew Rush, partners and most frequently raced cities.
February 3/08 Berliner Sechstagerennen 2008 reports on day 6 and the final review, by Steve Penny.
January 31/08 Berliner Sechstagerennen 2008 reports on day 4 and 5, by Steve Penny.
January 30/08 Redesign of Miscellany page (ev).
January 25/08 Berliner Sechstagerennen Intro 2008 by Steve Penny.
January 24/08 Andreas Muller interview by Steve Penny.
January 20/08 New cycling jerseys from Jan Soens (Wembley 1939 and 1974) and corrected link to New York 1924 jerseys from May 19/07; new photos from Gent 2007.
January 16/08 2007 Munich and Gent, 2006 Gent and Berlin 6-day photos all by Karl Franke.
January 14/08 Lew Rush - Palmares; Henri Lepage newspaper article from La Presse, Montreal; corrected link to Quebec Cycling Federation on Jules Audy page ; link plus fact sheet and PedalMag poster/ad added to Burnaby Velodrome race results page; 2007 Berlin and Dortmund 6-day photos by Karl Franke.
January 8/08 Burnaby 6 Day Reports and Results
January 6/08 Laurent Gadou biography

2007

December 23/07 Burnaby 6 Intro, "6-Day Bike Rider" movie review from the New York Times.
December 19/07 Louis Elder information: biography, palmares, partners & most cities raced in.
December 08/07 1952 Dortmund, 1961 New York, 2004 & 2006 Gent and London (FCV) 6-Day Race Programs. 6-Day Race Entrance Tickets.
December 06/07 New home page, "About" page and "Contact" page. Three (3) Wembley 6-day Programs (1939, 1952 & 1974).
November 30/07 z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent wrap-up report and the New York Race Jerseys from 1912.
November 21/07 Tony Doyle Interview.
November 16 to 25, 2007 Complete reports and results for the z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent, directly from our reporters Arnold Devlin and Steve Penny, in Gent.
November 05/07 z6sdaagse Vlaanderen Gent reports and reports/results for the Forest City Velodrome 6Day event for October and an update on the March results.
October 06/07 New cycling jerseys from Jan Soens (Cleveland 1958, Toronto 1932,65, New York 1936, Chicago 1940, Detroit 1972 and Montreal 1976.)
September 09/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Montreal 1976 Race Program)
September 05/07 Los Seis Dias de Aguascalientes, Mexico - April 16-21, 2007
August 19/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Detroit 1972, Toronto 1932 and 1965, Chicago 1940 and Cleveland January 1958 Race Programs)
August 11/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Interview photos and program covers)
May 19/07 New cycling jerseys from Jan Soens (New York 1924)
May 09/07 Corrections made to Albert Schelstraete-Coulier's collection page.
April 24/07 Photos from Albert Schelstraete-Coulier's personal photo album.
April 05/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Delhi 1953, Quebec City 1965, Montreal 1967, 1971 and 1973 Race Programs) and two new articles about Albert, by A. Devlin.   Reloaded Gent 2006 and Berlin 2007 reports, as the wrong ones were uploaded to the new site on March 11/07.
April 03/07 New cycling jerseys from Jan Soens (New York 1939 and El Paso 1954)
March 26/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Excerpts from the book "Old Roads and New")
March 11/07 All files and folders are transferred to the new site www.6dayracing.ca.
Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Montreal 1967 Race Program). New cycling jerseys from Jan Soens (Cleveland 1958, Delhi 1951 & 1973)
February 24/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (El Paso 1954 Race Program)
February 15/07 Material from the collection of Albert Schelstraete-Coulier (Delhi 1951, 1973 and Cleveland 1958 Race Programs)
January 30/07 Peter Hymas Program Covers page
January 6/07 Best Field in Canada for 20 Years at the Giant Bicycles Six Days of Burnaby

2006

November 18/06 A Preview of the Z6s Daagse Vlaanderen Gent 2006 by Steve Penny
October 26/06 Chicago November 1937 Race Program
October 12/06 Tony Schaller additions (PDF newspaper article and personal photo album), Chicago March 1936 Race Program
October 7/06 Edited History and Miscellany pages, Burns W. Pierce, Archie McEachern PDF newspaper articles.
September 20/06 Reginald Fielding, Archie McEachern, Anthony Schaller, Boston race results, U.S. 6-Day Cities, page size corrections(Audy, Heaton, Allen, Williams & Schultz), spelling correction(Berliner Riders 2006 page), captions added to (4) Gent_05 photos
September 12/06 2006 Copenhagen Jerseys, Minneapolis Journal article November 13,1931 and Minneapolis Journal Wednesday evening article November 18,1931
August 29/06 Burnaby 2005 Write-Up
August 19/06 1937 Milwaukee race program
August 4/06 Los Angeles January 1933 Race Results, Minneapolis November 1931 Race Results and the movie review of "The 6-Day Bike Rider"
May 17/06 The Montreal 1934 and Chicago 1935 Race Programs
March 14/06 Cycling jerseys used in San Francisco, March 1934 (from Jan Soens)
February 19/06 Sei Giorni di Gand 2005 - by Marco Benedetti
February 18/06 Cycling jerseys used at Madison Square Garden, March 1931 (from Jan Soens)
February 9/06 Cycling jerseys used in Los Angeles, January 1937 (from Jan Soens)
February 5/06 Berliner Sechstagerennen Rider Report by Steve Penny (plus photo page added)
February 3/06 Berliner Sechstagerennen Final Report & Stayer/Pacer Info by Steve Penny
February 1/06 Berliner Sechstagerennen Day 4 & 5 Reports by Steve Penny
January 31/06 The January Burnaby 6-Day Event
January 29/06 The January Forest City 6-Day Event
January 26/06 Berliner Sechstagerennen Report by Steve Penny
January 25/06 Doug Peden Article and Henri Lepage material
January 09/06 Freddie Schultz Biography modifications

2005

December 22/05 Freddie Schultz Biography
December 16/05 Corrections to R. Allen Palmares & Canadian 6-Day All Time Racers List (as per Jaq van Reijendam from Breda, Belgium)
December 11/05 Reports & Photos for the Gent 2005 6-Day Race
November 15/05 Montreal Race Results
November 5/05 All Freddie Schultz info on History and Miscellany pages.

2004

September '04 Website began with material for the Albert Heaton webpage.