Regan Gough (born 6 October 1996) is a New Zealand professional racing cyclist. He rode at the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships where he won gold in the team pursuit.[1][2] He was first on stage two of the 2014 Tour de Vineyards. At the 2014 UCI Juniors Track World Championships he won the madison and points race junior titles.[3][4] Alongside Pieter Bulling, Aaron Gate, and Dylan Kennett, he came fourth in the men's team pursuit at the 2016 Rio Olympics, being beaten by Denmark to the bronze medal.[5]

Regan Gough
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Regan Gough (2018)
Personal information
Born (1996-10-06) 6 October 1996 (age 23)
Team information
DisciplineTrack, road
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
2015–2016Avanti Racing Team
2017An Post–Chain Reaction

Major resultsEdit

2013
1st   Points race, National Track Championships
1st Prologue Hawkes Bay 2 day Tour
2014
UCI Junior Track World Championships
1st   Points race
1st   Madison (with Luke Mudgway)
1st   Individual pursuit, National Junior Track Championships
Tour of Taranaki
1st Stages 2 & 3
1st Prologue Hawkes Bay 2 day Tour
1st Stage 2 Tour de Vineyards
2015
1st   Team pursuit, UCI Track World Championships
Dublin Track Championships
1st Individual pursuit
1st Points race
1st Prologue Tour of Southland
2016
1st   National Criterium Championships
1st Prologue Hawkes Bay 2 day Tour
1st Prologue Tour of Southland
2nd Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Men's Classic
2017
National Under–23 Road Championships
1st   Time trial
1st   Road race
1st Stage 5 An Post Ras
2nd   Team pursuit, UCI Track World Championships
2018
1st Hawkes Bay 2 day Tour
1st Stage 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cycling: Gough in pursuit of Rio dream - Sport - Hawke's Bay Today News". nzherald.co.nz. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Entry List: Men" (PDF). UCI. Retrieved 24 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Regan Gough: NZ's double world champion". roadcycling.co.nz. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Regan Gough wins gold at junior world champs | Stuff.co.nz". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 10 November 2015.
  5. ^ Geenty, Mark (13 August 2016). "Rio Olympics 2016: Odd shaped track stymies New Zealand pursuit team". Stuff.co.nz. Retrieved 14 August 2016.

External linksEdit

Awards
Preceded by
Gabrielle Fa'amausili
Halberg Awards – Emerging Talent Award
2014
Succeeded by
Eliza McCartney