Eigil Sørensen

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Eigil Sørensen
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Born (1948-06-24) 24 June 1948 (age 70)
Syddanmark, Denmark

Eigil Sørensen (born 24 June 1948) is a former Danish cyclist. He competed in the individual road race at the 1972 Summer Olympics. [1]

Cycling riding a bicycle

Cycling, also called biking or bicycling, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport. People engaged in cycling are referred to as "cyclists", "bikers", or less commonly, as "bicyclists". Apart from two-wheeled bicycles, "cycling" also includes the riding of unicycles, tricycles, quadracycles, recumbent and similar human-powered vehicles (HPVs).

In cycling at the 1972 Summer Olympics, the men's individual road race was held on 7 September. A total of 76 cyclists finished the race.

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References

  1. "Eigil Sørensen Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 October 2014.