Cycling at the 1960 Summer Olympics – Men's team time trial
|Men's cycling team time trial|
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
|Venue||Pacific Ocean Lane, Rome|
100.00 km (62.1 mi)
|Date||26 August 1960|
|Competitors||126 from 32 nations|
The event, which was held in extremely hot conditions, was marred by the death of Knud Enemark Jensen, who collapsed from sunstroke and suffered a fractured skull.. It was later determined that before the race Jensen had taken Ronicol, a blood circulation stimulant.
- "Cycling at the 1960 Rome Summer Games: Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
- Wallechinsky, David (1984). The Complete Book of the Olympics. England: Penguin Books. p. 207. ISBN 0140066322.