Posted by CANbike on Wed, 4 Dec 2013

Canada: 12 Cycling Medals at the Olympic Games

From 1908-2012, Canada has won 12 medals in cycling at the Olympic games.

  • Gold: 1 | Silver: 5 | Bronze: 6
  • The gold medal was won by Lori-Ann Muenzer in Track Cycling – Women’s Sprint at the 2004 Olympics (Athens)
  • The first medal (Bronze) was won at the 1908 Olympics (London) in track cycling
  • The Second medal (Silver) was won 76 years later at the 1984 Olympics (Los Angeles) in road cycling
  • Seven medals were won in track events
  • Three medals were won in road events
  • Two medals were won in mountain biking events
  • Canadian women have won six medals (Track: 2 | Mountain Bike: 2 | Road: 2)
  • Canadian men have won six medals (Track: 5 | Mountain Bike: 0 | Road: 1)
  • Curt Harnett has won three medals
    • 1996 Track Sprint – Men Bronze
    • 1992 Track Sprint – Men Bronze
    • 1984 Time Trial 1000m – Men Silver
  • Clara Hughes has won two medals
    • 1996 Road Individual Race – Women Bronze
    • 1996 Road Individual Time Trial – Women Bronze

The 12 Olympic Medals

Medal Athlete(s) Sport Event Olympic Year Location
Bronze Tara Whitten, Jasmin Glaesser, Gillian Carleton Cycling – Track Team Pursuit – Women 2012 Summer Olympics London
Gold Lori-Ann Muenzer Cycling – Track Sprint – Women 2004 Summer Olympics Athens
Silver Marie-Hélène Prémont Cycling – Mountain Bike Cross Country – Women 2004 Summer Olympics Athens
Silver Alison Sydor Cycling – Mountain Bike Cross Country – Women 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta
Silver Brian Walton Cycling – Track Points Race – Men 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta
Bronze Clara Hughes Cycling – Road Individual Road Race – Women 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta
Bronze Clara Hughes Cycling – Road Individual Time Trial – Women 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta
Bronze Curt Harnett Cycling – Track Sprint – Men 1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta
Bronze Curt Harnett Cycling – Track Sprint – Men 1992 Summer Olympics Barcelona
Silver Curt Harnett Cycling – Track Time Trial 1,000m – Men 1984 Summer Olympics Los Angeles
Silver Steve Bauer Cycling – Road Individual Road Race – Men 1984 Summer Olympics Los Angeles
Bronze William Anderson , Walter Andrews , Frederick McCarthy , William Morton Cycling Team pursuit – Men 1908 Summer Olympics London

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