Dainis Ozols

Dainis Ozols (born 11 September 1966) is a former professional cyclist from Latvia. In the 1992 Summer Olympics he won a bronze medal in the 194 km road race, finishing in 4:32:24, 3 seconds behind Erik Dekker of the Netherlands and 4 seconds behind the winner Fabio Casartelli of Italy.[1]

Dainis Ozols
Personal information
Born (1966-09-11) 11 September 1966 (age 53)
Smiltene, Latvia

His surname is often misspelled as Ozolos and he is often incorrectly identified as having Polish or Lithuanian Nationality.[citation needed] Early in his amateur career, he did race as a national of the USSR.



  • Bronze medal - Olympic Games road race, Barcelona, Spain
  • winner - Regio-Tour, Germany


1994 - Trident (Belgium)

1995 - Novell (the Netherlands)


  • 92nd - Olympic Games road race, Atlanta, USA

1997 - MROZ (Poland)

1st   National Time Trial Championships
4th National Road Race Championships
  • 26th - World Championships time trial, San Sebastian, Spain
  • 64th - World Championships road race, San Sebastian, Spain
  • 65th - Danmark Rundt

1998 - MROZ (Poland)

1st   National Time Trial Championships
  • 29th - World Championships time trial, Valkenburg, the Netherlands
  • dnf - World Championships road race, Valkenburg, the Netherlands

1999 - MROZ (Poland)

1st   National Time Trial Championships
10th National Road Race Championships

2000 - Mat Ceresit-CCC (Poland)

1st, Stage 9, Peace Race
2nd National Time Trial Championships


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Dainis Ozols Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 3 December 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.

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