1996 UCI Road World Championships

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1996 UCI Road World Championships
Host city Lugano, Switzerland
Date(s)  (1996-10-09 - 1996-10-13)9–13 October 1996
Events 6
1995
1997

The 1996 UCI Road World Championships took place in Lugano, Switzerland, between October 9 and October 13, 1996. The event consisted of a road race and a time trial for men, women and men under 23.

The mens road race had 151 starters, 49 classified finishers, 15 laps of 17 km, totaling 252 km. Winner's average speed: 39.39 km/hr[1]

Events summary[2][3][edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Men's road race
details
Johan Museeuw
 Belgium
6h23'50" Mauro Gianetti
  Switzerland
6h23'51" Michele Bartoli
 Italy
6h24'19"
Men's time trial
details
Alex Zülle
  Switzerland
48'13" Chris Boardman
 Great Britain
48'52" Tony Rominger
  Switzerland
48'54"
Women's Events
Women's road race
details
Barbara Heeb
  Switzerland
2h53'05" Rasa Polikevičiūtė
 Lithuania
2h53'22" Linda Jackson
 Canada
2h53'42"
Women's time trial
details
Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
35'16.07" Catherine Marsal
 France
36'05.00" Alessandra Cappellotto
 Italy
36'10.47"
Men's Under-23 Events
Men's under-23 road race
details
Giuliano Figueras
 Italy
4h23'50" Roberto Sgambelluri
 Italy
4h23'51" Luca Sironi
 Italy
4h24'19"
Men's under-23 time trial
details
Luca Sironi
 Italy
37'51.89" Roberto Sgambelluri
 Italy
38'44.38" Andreas Klöden
 Germany
38'48.39"

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