1897 ICA Track Cycling World Championships

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1897 ICA Track Cycling World Championships
Host city Glasgow, United Kingdom
Date(s)  (1897-07-30 - 1897-08-02)30 July - 2 August 1897
Velodrome Celtic Park
Events 4
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The 1897 ICA Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Glasgow, United Kingdom from 30 July - 2 August 1897.[1] Four events for men were contested, two for professionals and two for amateurs.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Professional Events
Men's sprint
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Willy Arend
 Germany
Charles F. Barden
 Great Britain
Paul Nossam
 France
Men's motor-paced
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Jack William Stocks
 Great Britain
Arthur Adalbert Chase
 Great Britain
Fred Armstrong
 Great Britain
Men's Amateur Events
Men's sprint
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Edwin Schraeder
 Denmark
W. P. Fawcett
 Great Britain
Harry Reynolds
 Ireland
Men's motor-paced
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Edward Gould
 Great Britain
Emile Ouzon
 France
Rasmond Tjoerby
 Denmark

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United Kingdom 2 3 1 6
2  Denmark 1 0 1 2
3  Germany 1 0 0 1
4  France 0 1 1 2
5  Ireland 0 0 1 1
Total 4 4 4 12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Track Cycling World Championships 2014 to 1893". bikecult.com. Retrieved 21 November 2014.