1950 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

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1950 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
Host city Rocourt, Belgium
Date(s)  (1950)1950
Velodrome Stade Vélodrome de Rocourt
Events 5
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The 1950 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Rocourt, Belgium in 1950.[1] Five events for men were contested, three for professionals and two for amateurs.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Professional Events
Men's sprint
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Reg Harris
 Great Britain
Arie van Vliet
 Netherlands
Jan Derksen
 Netherlands
Men's individual pursuit
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Antonio Bevilacqua
 Italy
Wim van Est
 Netherlands
Paul Matteoli
 France
Men's motor-paced
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Raoul Lesueur
 France
Jan Pronk
 Netherlands
Georges Sérès junior
 France
Men's Amateur Events
Men's sprint
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Maurice Verdeun
 France
Pierre Even
 France
Johannes Hijzelendoorn
 Netherlands
Men's individual pursuit
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Sid Patterson
 Australia
Aldo Gandini
 Italy
Guido Messina
 Italy

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  France 2 1 2 5
2  Italy 1 1 1 3
3  Australia 1 0 0 1
-  Great Britain 1 0 0 1
5  Netherlands 0 3 2 5

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