Daniel Morelon

France

Cycling

B: July 24, 1944

Three Time Olympic Champion

Morelon made his Olympic debut in 1964 in Tokyo, winning a bronze medal in the 1,000 meter match sprint and finishing 9th in the 2,000 meter tandem sprint. At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, he won gold in both events. At the 1972 Olympics, Morelon again won the match sprint and finished fourth in the tandem. He captured the silver medal at the 1976 Olympics in the match sprint, as the tandem race was no longer an Olympic event. Morelon won the world championships in match sprint seven times (1966, '67, '69, '70, '71, '73 & '75) and the tandem event in 1966. As a proessional in 1980, he won bronze medals at the world championships in the match sprint and the kieren.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1976 European Heat 4
8
4 1/3
0
None
TOTALS
4 1/3
0
0

PERSONAL BESTS
Swimming - 50 Meters

48.7

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Table Tennis

5th

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Weight Lifting - Clean & Jerk

65.0

1976 European Heat 4
Shooting (out of 50)
44
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Soccer Penalties (out of 5)
3
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Soccer Test
1 - 1:48.0
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Kayaking - 125 Meters
55.5
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100 Meter Dash
14.5
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600 Meter Steeplechase

2:36.2

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Points Scored (8 of 10 events)

4 1/3

1976 European Heat 4


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