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The emblematic soaring roof profile

Velodrome for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, by Hopkins Architects

Hopkins’ Velodrome is a six-week show-stopper that’s built to last, says Hattie Hartman. Photography by Richard Davies


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