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Jim Nevin

Full name: James Julian "Jim" Nevin
Gender: Male
Born: January 26, 1931 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died: August 10, 2017 in [unknown], Tasmania, Australia
Affiliations: Coburg Cycling Club, Melbourne (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Jim Nevin competed in the Olympic road race at both the 1952 and 1956 Olympics, also riding the team pursuit on the track in 1952. He first became known nationally in 1947 when he won the Melbourne-to-Shepparton race as a 16-year-old schoolboy. Nevin was a life member of Cycling Australia.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Australia AUS 35
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Men's Road Race, Team Australia AUS AC DNF
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres Australia AUS 17 QR
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Australia AUS 44
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Men's Road Race, Team Australia AUS AC DNF

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank M
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Australia Final Standings 35 at 16:30.2
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Australia Final Standings 44 at 25:45

Men's Road Race, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TT TP
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Australia AUS Final Standings AC DNF 5-22:33.6
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Cycling Australia AUS Final Standings AC DNF 44

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Cycling Australia AUS Qualifying Round 17 5:11.1
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