1987 UCI Road World Championships – Men's road race

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Men's Individual Road Race
1987 UCI Road World Championships
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Rainbow jersey
Race details
Date September 6, 1987
Winning time 06h 50' 02"
 Gold  Stephen Roche (IRL) (Ireland)
 Silver  Moreno Argentin (ITA) (Italy)
 Bronze  Juan Fernández (ESP) (Spain)

The 1987 UCI Road World Championships - Men's Road Race took place on September, 1987 in Villach, Austria. The Championship was won by the Irish rider Stephen Roche, who outsprinted the rest of a five-man group in the final 500 metres. Moreno Argentin took the silver medal and Juan Fernández captured third place for the bronze medal.

The Championships were hosted by the Austrian city of Villach, and featured several laps of a tough circuit, amounting to almost 272 kilometres of racing.


September 6, 1987: Stuttgart, 272 km

[1] Cyclist Time
1  Stephen Roche (IRL) 6:50:02
2  Moreno Argentin (ITA) +0:01
3  Juan Fernández (ESP) s.t.
4  Rolf Gölz (GER) s.t.
5  Sean Kelly (IRL) s.t.
6  Steven Rooks (NED) s.t.
7  Teun van Vliet (NED) s.t.
8  Rolf Sørensen (DEN) s.t.
9  Erik Breukink (NED) s.t.
10  Claude Criquielion (BEL) s.t.


  1. ^ "Final Results - Elite Men's Road Race" (URL). Sport123. Retrieved 2007-09-30.