Tim O'Shannessey

1972 -

Track cyclist Tim O’Shannessey was a member of the men’s team pursuit team that won a bronze medal in Atlanta in 1996. He teamed with Brett Aitken, Brad McGee, Stuart O’Grady and Dean Woods to achieve the result. After being the third-fastest team in qualifying, Australia beat the United States in the quarter-final but lost to Russia in the semi-final. O’Shannessey also enjoyed success at the world championships and Commonwealth Games as a team pursuit member.

Olympic Results

1996 Atlanta

4000m Team Pursuit - Men
Qualifying AITKEN, B; O'GRADY, S: O'SHANNESSEY, T; WOODS, D 4:09.750 3
Quarter Final AITKEN, B; McGEE, B; O'GRADY, S; WOODS, D USA 4:09.650 Win
Semi Final McGEE, B; O'GRADY, S; O'SHANNESSEY, T; WOODS, D RUS 4:07.570 Loss
Final Placing 3 / 17