At a glance

25 May 1986 Cardiff, Great Britain
G-Man
183 cm / 70 kg 6'0'' / 154 pounds
Male

Although he had won numerous championships at the junior level previously, it was in 2004 that Geraint Thomas first captured the headlines when, in the space of a few months, he captured the scratch race title at the World Junior Track Championships and the junior version of the classic Paris-Roubaix road race. He then joined the Under-23 British Olympic Academy and moved to Manchester where he shared a house with Ed Clancy and Mark Cavendish. Unfortunately, a serious training crash in Australia at the start of 2005 necessitated the removal of his spleen and ruined his year, but he returned...

Geraint in numbers

3
Olympics
Olympics
2
medals
Gold medal:2 Silver medal: Bronze medal:
  • Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Rio de Janeiro
    Rio de Janeiro 2016
    • 9
      Cycling
      Individual Time Trial
    • 11
      Cycling
      Road Race, Individual
  • London
    London 2012
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    London
    London 2012
    • 1 Gold medal
      Cycling
      Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres
  • Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    • 1 Gold medal
      Cycling
      Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres