Terrence Tinsley

Terrence Tinsley (born 6 July 1957) is a British former cyclist. He competed in the sprint and the 1000m time trial events at the 1980 Summer Olympics.[1]

Terry Tinsley
Personal information
Born (1957-07-06) 6 July 1957 (age 63)
St Helens, Merseyside, England
Amateur team
Manchester Wheelers

Cycling careerEdit

In addition to his Olympic Games representation he also represented England and competed in the 10 miles scratch race and 1,000 metres match race and won a bronze medal in the 1 km time trial, at the 1982 Commonwealth Games in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.[2][3]

Tinsley was a 12 times British track champion, winning the Sprint title in 1980, 1983, 1984 and 1985, the Time Trial title in 1981,[4] [5] the Tandem title from 1980-1982, [6] the Omnium in 1983 and the Keirin from 1983-1985.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Terrence Tinsley Olympic Results". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 10 May 2015.
  2. ^ "1982 Athletes". Team England.
  3. ^ "Athletes and results". Commonwealth Games Federation.
  4. ^ "Wilcockson, John. "Cycling." Times, 4 Aug. 1981, p. 13". Times Digital Archives.
  5. ^ "Wilcockson, John. "Cycling." Times, 5 Aug. 1981, p. 13". Times Digital Archives.
  6. ^ "Wilcockson, John. "Cycling." Times, 2 Aug. 1982, p. 17". Times Digital Archives.
  7. ^ "Profile and record". Cycling Archives.