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Ryan Cox

Full name: Ryan Rodney Cox
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: April 9, 1979 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Died: August 1, 2007 in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Affiliations: Team Barloworld, (GBR)
Country: RSA South Africa
Sport: Cycling


Ryan Cox was a South African cyclist who turned professional in 2000. He first rode for Italian and German teams but switched in 2003 to Barloworld and remained with them throughout his career. Cox won the South African road race title in 2004-05. He won several minor tours, including the Tour of Qinghai Lake in China in 2004-05, and the Tour de Langkawi in Malaysia in 2005. Cox died a few weeks after surgery on a vascular malformation in his leg, when the artery in the leg burst.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2004 Summer 25 Athina Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual South Africa RSA 66

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
2004 Summer 25 Athina Cycling South Africa Final Standings 66 same time
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