|Current team New Zealand Team|
Height 1.85 m
Weight 92 kg
|Name Simon Velthooven|
Parents Paul van Velthooven
Role Olympic athlete
|Full name Simon Paul van Velthooven|
Born 8 December 1988 (age 27)Palmerston North, New Zealand (1988-12-08)
Education Palmerston North Boys' High School
Olympic medals Cycling at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's Keirin
Similar People Teun Mulder, Maximilian Levy, Chris Hoy
Sport manawatu 25 years simon van velthooven
Simon Paul van Velthooven (born 8 December 1988) is a New Zealand track racing cyclist.
At the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships he won the bronze medal in the men's 1 kilometre time trial. He also won a bronze medal in the Men's Keirin at the 2012 Summer Olympics jointly with Teun Mulder after the race officials were unable to separate the two in a photo finish for third place.
Van Velthooven joined Team New Zealand in 2016 and was one of the "cyclors" in the team that won the 2017 America's Cup.
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ReferencesSimon van Velthooven Wikipedia
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