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Tommy Shardelow

Full name: Thomas Frederick "Tommy" Shardelow
Gender: Male
Born: November 11, 1931
Affiliations: City Cycling & Athletic Club, Cape Town (RSA)
Country: RSA South Africa
Sport: Cycling

Medals: 2 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Tommy Shardelow had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1952 Olympics Tandem Sprint, 2nd in the 1952 Olympics Team Pursuit; 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Sprint 1000 metres. He also competed in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 10 miles Scratch.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres South Africa RSA 2 Silver
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres South Africa RSA 2 Silver
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Men's Sprint South Africa RSA 5T
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres South Africa RSA 5T

Men's Sprint

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa Quarter-Finals Heat One 2 0
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa Round One Repêchage Heat Two 1 QU 12.8
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa Round One Repêchage Final Heat Two 1 QU 12.6
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa Round One Heat Six 2 QC

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Final Round Match 1/2 2
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Quarter-Finals Heat Four 1 QU/OR 10.5
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 10.6
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa RSA Quarter-Finals Heat Two 2
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling South Africa RSA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 11.2

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Final Round Match 1/2 2 4:53.6
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 4:41.2
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Quarter-Finals Heat Four 1 QU 4:50.6
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Cycling South Africa RSA Qualifying Round 4 QU 4:53.8