NOR EFFANDY ROSLI

Sport: Cycling
Category: Athlete
Year Inducted: 2016

Nor Effandy Rosli, was born in 1967, the son of the late Rosli Abdul Kadir, OCM Hall of Fame, and double international in Cycling and Race Walking. He first represented Malaysia in the Commonwealth Games at the Victoria 1994 Commonwealth Games. Four years later, he won a silver medal in the Road Cycling Individual Mass Start event at the Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games. He was considered a ‘dark horse’ as no one expected him to win a medal. He is the first and only Malaysian road cyclist to have won a medal in the history of Malaysia’s participation in Road Cycling in the Commonwealth Games. His outstanding performance at the Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games is rated the best ever performance by a Malaysian Road cyclist in a Commonwealth Games to date. He won the Thailand and Singapore Tour in 1993 and 1994 and a gold medal at SUKMA 1996.

He was a member of the Malaysian Road Race Team that won the gold medal when Malaysia hosted the 1989 Sea Games in Kuala Lumpur. During his career as a National Cyclist, he participated and won many national and international championship. He is the road cyclist who had participated the longest in Le Tour de Langkawi from 1996 to 2005. He was the team manager for Cycling of the SEA Games 2015 and 2017 and motivated the Malaysian Cycling Team that won 13 gold, 10 silver and 3 bronze medals in the 2017 SEA Games.