1899 ICA Track Cycling World Championships

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1899 ICA Track Cycling World Championships
Host city Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Date(s)  (1899-08-09 - 1899-08-11)9–11 August 1899
Velodrome Vélodrome de Queen's Park
Events 4
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The 1899 ICA Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from 9 to 11 August 1899.[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
details
Major Taylor
 United States
Tom Butler
 United States
Gaston Courbe d'Outrelon
 France
Men's motor-paced
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Harry Gibson
 Canada
Hugh Mclean
 United States
Ken Boake
 United States
Men's Amateur Events
Men's sprint
details
Thomas Summersgill
 Great Britain
E. Peebody
 United States
J. Caldow
 Canada
Men's motor-paced
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John Nelson
 United States
Robert Goodson
 United States[2]
William Riddle
 Canada

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States (USA)2417
2 Canada (CAN)1023
3 Great Britain (GBR)1001
4 France (FRA)0011
Totals (4 nations)44412


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Track Cycling World Championships 2014 to 1893". bikecult.com. Retrieved 21 November 2014.
  2. ^ Some sources say Australian