Story: Cycle racing

Harry Kent

Harry Kent

Harry Kent rides uphill on his way to winning a Wellington road race in 1970. During the same year he won New Zealand's first Commonwealth Games gold cycling medal and was made Sportsman of the Year.

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Simon Kennett, 'Cycle racing - Road and track: from the mid-20th century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 November 2021)

Story by Simon Kennett, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Oct 2015