Burton Downing

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Burton Downing
Medal record
Men's track cycling
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold 1904 St. Louis 25 mile
Gold 1904 St. Louis 2 mile
Silver 1904 St. Louis ¼ mile
Silver 1904 St. Louis ⅓ mile
Silver 1904 St. Louis 1 mile
Bronze 1904 St. Louis ½ mile

Burton Cecil Downing (February 5, 1885 – January 1, 1929) was an American racing cyclist who competed in the early twentieth century. An all round cycling talent, he competed in Cycling at the 1904 Summer Olympics and won two gold medals in the 25 mile and the 2 mile, three silver medals in the ¼ mile, ⅓ mile and mile and a bronze medal in the ½ mile race.[1]

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  1. ^ "Burton Downing Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-05-02.