Gunnar Asmussen

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Gunnar Asmussen
Gunnar Asmussen 1968.jpg
Asmussen with coach at the 1968 Olympics
Personal information
Born (1944-05-10) 10 May 1944 (age 72)
Aarhus, Denmark
Height 184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Team information
Discipline Track, road
Amateur team(s)
1964–1976 Aarhus Bane – Klub, Århus

Gunnar Henry Asmussen (born 10 May 1944) is a retired Danish amateur cyclist. He won a gold medal in the track team pursuit at the 1968 Summer Olympics and placed 13th in 1972.[1] Asmussen held national titles both in the road race (1964–65, 1971) and track team pursuit (1969–71, 1974 and 1976).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gunnar Henry Asmussen". www.sports-reference.com. 
  2. ^ "Gunnar Henry Asmussen". cycling archives.