Hayden Roulston wins Silver, Beijing 2008
Having overcome serious health woes in the years preceeding, Hayden Roulston was outstanding in 2008. The Ashburton cyclist won the silver medal in the 4000m individual pursuit in the 2008 Beijing Olympics,
beaten in the gold medal race by flying Englishman Bradley Wiggins.
He then combined with Marc Ryan, Jesse Sergent and Sam Bewley to win the bronze medal in the teams pursuit. In addition, he was 10th in the madison with Greg Henderson.