Bryan Steel

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameBryan•Steel
Used nameBryan•Steel
Born5 January 1969 in Nottingham, Nottingham, England (GBR)
Measurements174 cm / 70 kg
NOC Great Britain

Biography

An integral member of the British team pursuit for well over a decade, Bryan Steel was introduced to cycling by his brother at the 14. He competed at four Olympic Games,14 World Championships and three Commonwealth Games during an 18-year international career. Although a global title always eluded him he won seven medals (2 Olympic, 5 World championship) at major championships between 1994 and 2004 and won the British national title in the madison in 1994 (with Rob Hayles and 1996 (with Simon Lillistone. Though primarily a track rider he also regularly competed on the roads though with less success. Steel retired after the Athens Olympics and became a motivational speaker. He also works for a series of charities and sporting bodies.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) GBR Bryan Steel
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Great Britain 5
1996 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) GBR Bryan Steel
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Great Britain 10
2000 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) GBR Bryan Steel
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Great Britain 3 Bronze
2004 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) GBR Bryan Steel
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Great Britain 2 Silver

Special Notes