Kelly Anne Carter-Erdman
Cycling Athlete - Inducted 1999
Kelly Anne Carter-Erdman raced on the Canadian National Cycling Team for eight years. Some of Kelly Anne Carter-Erdman's cycling achievements are the 1992 Barcelona Olympics; twelve National titles; fourth place at the 1990 World Cycling Championships; Bronze at 1990 Goodwill Games; six top-three finishes in the 1990 and 1991 Tour de L'Aude, 1991 and 1992 Ore Ila Women's Challenge Road Race and Silver at the 1987 Pan American Games. She competed in seven World Championships including individual Pursuit (seven years), 1991 World Road Race, and 1990 World Team Trials. Her dedication and determination to race bicycles in a male-dominated sport paved the way for other young talented female athletes.
Kelly Anne Carter-Erdman continues to be a tremendous supporter of local camps and clinics hosted by the Alberta Bicycle Association and Canadian Cycling Association. As a dietician, lecturer, and member of the National Sports Centre, Kelly Anne provides expertise in both athletic training and nutrition for a number of sports and athletes.
Kelly is a consulting dietician and instructor for the Canadian Sport Centre. She has written a number of magazine articles on sports nutrition. In 2016, Kelly co-authored a position paper titled Nutrition and Athletic Performance: Position of Dietitians of Canada, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the American College of Sports Medicine. Kelly was also a Performance Dietitian a the 2012 and 2014 Olympic Games, as well as the 2011 Pan Am Games.