Fabian Cancellara Switzerland
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

18 Mar 1981

Height

1.86m

Weight

81kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

CYCLING - ROAD

Fabian Cancellara 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 Fabian Cancellara

Date Event Rank Mark
1 Aug Men's Individual Time Trial Final, Individual Time Trial 7 52:53.71
28 Jul Men's Road Race Final, Road Race 106 5:51:40

Head to Head

Fabian Cancellara vs Christopher Froome

Fabian Cancellara

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London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

5:51:40 Men's Road Race

Height

1.86m (6'1")

Weight

81kg

Age

33

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

View the London 2012 medallist table