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Jack Disney

Full name: Jack Wayne Disney
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: June 15, 1930 in Topeka, Kansas, United States
Affiliations: North Hollywood Wheelmen, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Related Olympians: Brother of Bill Disney.

Biography

Jack Disney competed in the 1956, 1964, and 1968 Olympics as a track sprinter, however, he was also accomplished on the road, winning the US road race title for five consecutive years, 1954-58. Disney was US sprint champion on the track in 1966 and 1968 and placed second in 1973. He won a silver medal in the match sprint at the 1959 Pan American Games. Disney also competed in speed skating and his brother, [Bill Disney], made the 1960 and 1964 Olympic team as a speed skater.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Cycling Men's Sprint United States USA 5T
1964 Summer 34 Tokyo Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres United States USA 2 h2 r2/5
1968 Summer 38 Ciudad de México Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres United States USA 2 h3 r2/5

Men's Sprint

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Cycling United States Quarter-Finals Heat Two 2 0
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Cycling United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 13.0

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1964 Summer 34 Tokyo Cycling United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 2
1964 Summer 34 Tokyo Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Six 3
1968 Summer 38 Ciudad de México Cycling United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Three 2
1968 Summer 38 Ciudad de México Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Three 2
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