Nelson Saldana

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Nelson Saldana is a former American track cycling Champion originally from Kew Gardens, Queens, New York. Saldana was a Gold Medal winner in the Team Pursuit at the 1975 Pan American Games [1] He was also the 1977 USA Men's Point Race National Champion[2] as well as 1972 Junior Men's track champion.[3]

In 2006 Nelson Saldana was inducted into the Lehigh Valley Velodrome's Hall of Fame.[2]

New York State Trooper[edit]

In 1996, as a New York State Police diver, Saldana participated in the investigation of the crash of TWA Flight 800.[4]


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