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Willy Gervin

Full name: Willy Viggo Gervin
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Born: November 28, 1903 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Died: July 8, 1951 in Roskilde, Sjælland, Denmark
Affiliations: DBC, København (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

At the World Championships, Willy Gervin was second in the sprint event for amateurs in 1931 and third in 1929. He won the 1930 Nordic Championship in the kilometre and the 1929 Danish Championship in the sprint. From 1933-40 Gervin competed as a professional. His brother Axel was also a professional cyclist from 1926-31.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Men's Sprint Denmark DEN 5T
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres Denmark DEN 3 Bronze

Men's Sprint

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Denmark Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Denmark Round One Heat One 2 QU

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Denmark DEN Semi-Finals Heat One 2
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Cycling Denmark DEN Round One Heat Two AC DQ [13.8]
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