Edi Ziegler

Edwin "Edi" Ziegler (25 February 1930 – 19 March 2020)[1] was a German road racing cyclist. He won the bronze medal in the men's individual road race at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland, behind two Belgians: André Noyelle (gold) and Robert Grondelaers (silver).[2] He was a professional rider from 1957 to 1959.

Edi Ziegler
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Full nameEdwin Ziegler
Born(1930-02-25)25 February 1930
Schweinfurt, Bavaria, Weimar Republic
Died19 March 2020(2020-03-19) (aged 90)
Munich, Germany


  1. ^ dpa (2020-03-23). "Radsport: Olympia-Dritter Ziegler gestorben". Süddeutsche Zeitung.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Edi Ziegler". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2012-12-16. Retrieved 2012-12-29.

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