Full name: Erik Harry Stenqvist
Born: December 25, 1893 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 9, 1968 in Ãrebro, Ãrebro, Sweden
Affiliations: CK Uni, Storvreta, Uppsala (SWE)
Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)
Harry Stenqvist was born in the United States to Swedish parents. At Antwerpen in 1920, he won the gold medal in the individual road race and also won a silver medal in the team event. He won national titles in the team event in 1912-15 and individual time trial titles in 1915 (10 km, 100 km) and 1920 (10 km). In 1916, his amateur status was questioned and at a board meeting his application for an amateur license was rejected (together with [Ragnar Malm]âs). However, on appeal to the Swedish Cycling Federation Stenqvist later received his license.
Men's Road Race, Individual