Rebecca Henderson

Rebecca Henderson during the Women's Cross-country Mountain Bike race on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at at Hadleigh Farm on August 11, 2012 in Hadleigh, Essex.

Athlete Biography

Rebecca Henderson made her Olympic debut at the 2012 London Games after landing her first U23 World Cup podium just months before the Games with a bronze medal in Houffalize, Belgium. The 20-year-old from Canberra rode that form into the London and finished 25th overall behind world U23 Champion Julie Bresset, who led from start to finish to take the gold medal ahead of Beijing Champion Sabine Spitz of Germany.