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Dick Cortright

Full name: Richard Willis "Dick" Cortright
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: October 13, 1929 in Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: September 4, 2009 in Cheektowaga, New York, United States
Affiliations: Buffalo Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Dick Cortright had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1959 Pan American Games 4000 metres pursuit team (with Robert Pfarr, Jim Rossi, and the non-Olympian Charley Hewitt).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 22 Helsinki Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres United States USA 3 h3 r2/5
1956 Summer 27 Melbourne Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres United States USA 2 h8 r1/4
1960 Summer 30 Roma Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres United States USA 1 h9 r1/4

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1952 Summer 22 Helsinki Cycling United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Three 3
1952 Summer 22 Helsinki Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Six 2

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 27 Melbourne Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Eight 2 5:02.4
1960 Summer 30 Roma Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Nine 1 4:49.92