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Robert Pfarr

Full name: Robert Matthew Pfarr
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: July 24, 1920 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Died: October 15, 2006 in Somers, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Kenosha Wheelmen
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Robert Pfarr was the oldest member of the 1960 US Olympic cycling team, racing in Roma when he was 40-years-old. Pfarr started racing in 1935 and was on the US Pan American teams in 1951 and 1959, winning a team pursuit gold at the 1959 Pan Ams. He was US road race champion in 1950. In 1945 Pfarr founded the Kenosha Wheelmen Club and was the club president for 40 years. He raced for over 60 years, later turning to masters events.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 40 Roma Cycling Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres United States USA 1 h9 r1/4

Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 40 Roma Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Nine 1 4:49.92
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