A cyclist in a velodrome, with the London 2012 logo above and the denomination, "50 PENCE", below.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
More about the cycling 50p
Cycling was Team GB’s most successful event at the 2012 Games. Between track and road events, a total of eight gold medals were won with Chris Hoy and Bradley Wiggins leading the charge. The winning design chosen by the Royal Mint belonged to Theo Crutchley-Mack, an art sudent and keen cyclist from Yorkshire.
Cycling 50 Pence Fifty Pence Olympics 2011 - CIRCULATED
Issued 2011 Diameter 27.30mm Weight 8.00g Thickness 1.78mm Composition Cupro-nickel
(75% copper, 25%
Obverse Designer Portrait of Her Majesty the Queen
- Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Reverse Designer Theo Crutchley-Mack Edge Plain Mintage