Sports

Cycling

cycling team wales
cycling team wales

Cycling at the Commonwealth Games is split into three disciplines; Road, Track and Mountain Biking. Medals in the Gold Coast were also available in para-cycling. Wales won a total of 6 medals in 2018, 4 track, 2 road.

Elinor Barker won the first female gold for 30 years whilst James Ball, track cyclist, won the first medal of the 2018 Games.

Team Wales have won four cycling gold medals:
Louise Jones (1990)
Nicole Cooke (2002)
Geraint Thomas (2014)
Elinor Barker (2018)

 

Road

2002 – 1 gold

2006 – 1 bronze

2014 – 1 gold, 1 bronze

2018 – 1 silver, 1 bronze

TOTAL: 6 medals

 

Track

1954 – 1 bronze

1958 – 1 bronze

1970 – 1 bronze

1990 – 1 gold

1994 – 1 bronze

2002 – 1 silver

2006 – 1 bronze

2010 – 1 silver, 1 bronze

2014 – 1 silver, 2 bronze

2018 – 1 gold, 3 silver

TOTAL: 16 medals

National Governing Body

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