What is your favourite international Olympic track cycling moment?
At Barcelona 1992, Erika Salumae wins her second straight sprint gold, becoming Estonia’s first Olympic gold medallist after the country declared independence from the Soviet Union.
Sir Chris Hoy thrills the home crowd at London 2012 in winning the fifth and sixth gold medals of his career in the keirin and team sprint.
At Beijing 2008, Chris Hoy becomes the first Briton in 100 years to win three gold medals at a single Games.
Great Britain’s Chris Boardman wins the individual pursuit at Barcelona 1992, lapping silver medallist Jens Lehmann, while riding a revolutionary, lightweight, aerodynamic bike.
East Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger wins sprint silver at Seoul 1988, adding to the speed skating medals she’d won at Sarajevo 1984 and Calgary 1988, making her the first woman to win summer and winter Olympic medals and the first athlete to win both in the same year.
At London 2012, Australian Anna Meares defeats home favourite and six-time world sprint champion Victoria Pendleton.
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