Mike Ryan (athlete)
|Birth name||Michael Robert Ryan|
|Born||26 December 1941 (1941-12-26) (age 80)|
Bannockburn, Stirlingshire, Scotland
Michael Robert Ryan (born 26 December 1941 in Bannockburn, Stirlingshire) is a former long-distance runner, who was born in Scotland. He won the bronze medal for New Zealand in the men's marathon at the 1968 Summer Olympics held in Mexico City, Mexico.
Ryan was inducted into the New Zealand Sports Hall of Fame in 2008.
- Mike Ryan at the New Zealand Olympic Committee[permanent dead link]
- Mike Ryan at the New Zealand Olympic Committee
- Mike Ryan at the International Olympic Committee
- Mike Ryan at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com (archived)
Team manager: Ron Shakespeare
New Zealand national champions in men's 5000 m
Note: 3 miles before 1970
New Zealand national champions in men's 10,000 m
Note: 6 miles before 1970