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Billy Kerr

Full name: William "Billy" Kerr
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: February 26, 1945 in Ballymena, Ballymena, Great Britain
Died: August 14, 2012
Country: IRL Ireland
Sport: Cycling


Billy Kerr first competed internationally in 1978 when he represented Northern Ireland at the Commonwealth Games in the road race and team pursuit. He again represented Ulster at the 1982 Commonwealth Games, helping them to a fourth-place in the team time trial. Kerr competed three times for Ireland at the World Championships in the team time trial, in 1978-79 and 1982, with a best finish for the team of 19th in 1979. Kerr's two greatest victories came in 1981 and 1982 when he won the Tour of Ireland both years. He also won the Tour of the North in 1978 and 1979, as well as the Sealink International Stage Race in England.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 35 Moskva Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Ireland IRL 41

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank M
1980 Summer 35 Moskva Cycling Ireland Final Standings 41 at 17:19
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