Harry’s incredible ride through life

Harry Salmon and his grandson Darren Allan proudly display a 1940s bike they restored for his 90th birthday back in 2014.

The Colac district farewelled one its sporting treasures this month when Harry Salmon died. His daughter Evelyn Allan penned this tribute about her dad, who was a champion cyclist, talented footballer and a dominant performer on the bowling green later in life. Harry was also a father to six children, 19 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and even one great-great grandchild, living life to the fullest during his 96 years.

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