Nino Schurter Switzerland
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

13 May 1986

Height

1.72m

Weight

68kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 1
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 1

Nino Schurter competed in CYCLING - MOUNTAIN BIKE

Did you know?

  • The Mountain Bike competition is taking place at Hadleigh Farm in Essex. The course is set against the backdrop of the 700-year-old ruin of Hadleigh Castle.
  • There are no heats in the Olympic mountain bike events. For both the men’s and women’s races, all competitors start together and the first rider to cross the finish line wins.
  • Mountain biking made its Olympic debut in 1996, little more than 20 years after it was created as a sport in Mount Tamalpais, California.
  • Julien Absalon of France is going for a hat-trick of Olympic titles, having won gold in 2004 and 2008.
  • He is one of 50 men taking part in the London 2012 competition, while 30 female cyclists will compete in the women’s race.

Results for Nino Schurter

Date Event Rank Mark
12 Aug Men's Cross-country Final, Final Result 2 silver 1:29:08

Head to Head

Nino Schurter vs Liam Killeen

Nino Schurter

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London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

1:29:08 Men's Mountain Bike

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

68kg

Age

27

Liam Killeen

Liam Killeen Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

DNF Men's Mountain Bike

Height

1.73m (5'8")

Weight

65kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table