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Danny Clark

Full name: Daniel "Danny" Clark
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: August 30, 1951 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Affiliations: ?, New South Wales, (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

After winning an Olympic silver medal in the time trial at the 1972 Olympics, Danny Clark embarked on a very successful professional career. Between 1974 and 2000, he won no less than 74 six-day events, a number bettered only by Patrick Sercu. Clark’s versatility was also displayed at the World Championships, winning nine titles in three different disciplines, and 12 medals overall. His titles came in the keirin (1980-81), derny (1984-86, 1988-89) and motor-paced events (1988, 1991). Clark gained seven more medals at World Championships and even won twelve European track titles despite being Australian.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 20 München Cycling Men's 1,000 metres Time Trial Australia AUS 2 Silver
1972 Summer 20 München Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres Australia AUS 10 QR

Men's 1,000 metres Time Trial

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1972 Summer 20 München Cycling Australia Final Standings 2 1:06.87

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
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