Issue date: 2011
Quantity minted: 2,090,500
Circulated average condition: 75p
Circulated excellent condition: £3.00
Out of stock
A cyclist in the velodrome, with the London 2012 Olympic logo above and the denomination “50 PENCE” below. Designed by Theo Crutchley-Mack.
Queen Elizabeth II portrait by Ian Rank-Broadley.
More about the Cycling 50p
Issued as one of the 29 Olympic 50p designs to commemorate the games in London 2012. Each 50p features a different Olympic sport.
Cycling was Team GB’s most successful event at the 2012 Games. A total of eight gold medals were won between track and road events.
The winning design chosen by the Royal Mint belonged to Theo Crutchley-Mack, an art student and keen cyclist from Yorkshire.