Christopher Froome Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

20 May 1985

Height

1.85m

Weight

71kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

CYCLING - ROAD

Christopher Froome competed in CYCLING - ROAD

Did you know?

  • The men’s Road Race is approximately 250km long, while the women race over 140km. In both races all competitors start together.
  • For the shorter Time Trial (44km for men, 29km for women), the riders start 90 seconds apart, and the winner is the rider with the fastest time over the course.
  • The road races start and end in The Mall while the time trials will begin and end at historic Hampton Court Palace in south-west London.
  • Road cycling has appeared at every Olympic Games since 1912, when Rudolph ‘Okey’ Lewis of South Africa won the time trial.
  • A total of 212 cyclists will take part in the road races at London 2012.

Results for Christopher Froome

Date Event Rank Mark
1 Aug Men's Individual Time Trial Final, Individual Time Trial 3 bronze 51:47.87
28 Jul Men's Road Race Final, Road Race 109 5:58:24

Head to Head

Christopher Froome vs David Millar

Christopher Froome

Christopher Froome Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

5:58:24 Men's Road Race

Height

1.85m (6'1")

Weight

71kg

Age

28

David Millar

David Millar Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

5:55:16 Men's Road Race

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

78kg

Age

37

View the London 2012 medallist table