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Legendary Curt Harnett Joins Pedal Magazine’s Roster

by pedalmag.com

July 27, 2016 (Toronto, ON) – With Rio only days away we’re pleased to announce and welcome legendary Curt Harnett, Canada’s Chef de Mission for the Games, to our roster of esteemed columnists. Harnett joins fellow former cycling greats Steve Bauer and Gord Singleton in our column the Last Word at the close of each edition.

Curt Harnett (l) and Steve Bauer at inaugural Hall of Fame induction  ©  Ivan Rupes

Harnett, a four-time Olympian who brought home three Olympic cycling medals – two bronze and one silver – was inducted into the Canadian Sport Hall of Fame in 2005 and the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame in 2006.

Curt Harnett Chef de Mission TO2015  ©  Ivan Rupes

Check out Harnett’s first column in our Pedal Fashion 2016 edition where he talks about doping in sport, the Russians, the MacLaren Report, and the Olympic movement – read more about Harnett here.

Chef de Mission Rio 2016  ©  COC
Along with Harnett, Bauer and Singleton, Pedal’s great list of columnists includes Alex Steida, Catharine Pendrel, Svein Tuft, and fellow newcomer to the mag, Raphael Gagne.

Curt Harnett at 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta where he won bronze in the Match Sprint  ©  Heinz Ruckemann

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