THE Eastway road circuit will be a shadow of its former self while the mountain bike circuits have been sacrificed in the latest Velopark plans, part of the 2012 London Olympic Games Legacy, Cycling Weekly has learned.

Plans to reinstate Eastway in Hackney as part of a velopark formed the centre piece of the promised cycling legacy which includes a new indoor velodrome and BMX track.

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