Bernt Johansson

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Bernt Johansson
Bernt Harry Johansson, 1976 Olympic Road Race Gold Medalist.tif
Personal information
Full name Bernt Harry Johansson
Born (1953-04-18) 18 April 1953 (age 64)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1977–1978 Fiorella
1979–1981 Magniflex

Bernt Harry Johansson born (18 April 1953) is a road bicycle racer from Sweden, who was a professional rider from 1977 to 1981. A competitor at the 1972 Summer Olympics, he represented his native country once again at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, where he won the men's individual road race.[1] For that performance Johansson was awarded the Svenska Dagbladet Gold Medal the same year, together with track and field athlete Anders Gärderud, who claimed gold in the men's 3000 m steeplechase in Montreal.


  1. ^ "Bernt Johansson Olympic Results". Retrieved 12 October 2014. 

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Preceded by
Ingemar Stenmark
Svenska Dagbladet Gold Medal
with Anders Gärderud

Succeeded by
Frank Andersson