1987 UCI Road World Championships

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1987 UCI Road World Championships
Rad-WM Wien-Villach 1987.jpg
Host city Villach, Austria
Events 5
1986
1988

The 1987 UCI Road World Championships took place in Villach, Austria. Stephen Roche completed the rare Triple Crown of Cycling, meaning he won the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France, before winning the Men's Road Race. Before this was only achieved by Eddy Merckx in 1974.

Events summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Professional Road Race
details
Stephen Roche
 Ireland
6h 50' 02" Moreno Argentin
 Italy
+ 1" Juan Fernández
 Spain
s.t.
Team Time Trial  Italy -  Soviet Union -  Austria -
Amateur Road Race Richard Vivien
 France
- Hartmut Bölts
 West Germany
- Alex Pedersen
 Denmark
-
Women's Events
Road Race Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
1h 46' 40" Heleen Hage
 Netherlands
+ 12" Connie Meijer
 Netherlands
s.t.
Team Time Trial
details
 Soviet Union
Nadesja Kibardina
Alla Jakovleva
Tamara Poliakova
Liubova Pogovitchaikova
-  United States -  Italy -

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