2007 UCI Road World Championships – Men's road race

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Men's Individual Road Race
2007 UCI Road World Championships
Start- und Ziellinie der Straßen-Radweltmeisterschaft 2007 (Blickrichtung Osten).jpg
Finish line in Stuttgart
Race details
Date September 30, 2007
Distance 267.4 km (166.2 mi)
Winning time 06h 44' 43" (39.5832 km/h or 24.5959 mph)
 Gold  Paolo Bettini (ITA) (Italy)
 Silver  Alexandr Kolobnev (RUS) (Russia)
 Bronze  Stefan Schumacher (GER) (Germany)

The 2007 UCI Road World Championships - Men's Road Race took place on September 30, 2007. The Championship was won for a second year in succession by the Italian Paolo Bettini, who outsprinted the rest of a five-man group in the final 500 metres. The Russian Alexandr Kolobnev took the silver medal and Stefan Schumacher of Germany captured third place for the bronze medal.

The Championships were hosted by the Germany city of Stuttgart, and featured several laps of a tough circuit, amounting to almost 270 kilometres of racing.


September 30, 2007: Stuttgart, 267.4 km (14 laps of 19.1 km each)

[1] Cyclist Time
1  Paolo Bettini (ITA) 6:44:43
2  Alexandr Kolobnev (RUS) s.t.
3  Stefan Schumacher (GER) s.t.
4  Fränk Schleck (LUX) s.t.
5  Cadel Evans (AUS) s.t.
6  Davide Rebellin (ITA) +0:06
7  Samuel Sánchez (ESP) +0.08
8  Philippe Gilbert (BEL) s.t.
9  Fabian Wegmann (GER) s.t.
10  Martin Elmiger (SUI) s.t.

Nation qualification[edit]

14 to be enrolled, 9 to start
 United States
9 to be enrolled, 6 to start
 South Africa
5 to be enrolled, 3 to start
 Czech Republic
 New Zealand
 United Kingdom
2 to be enrolled, 1 to start
 Costa Rica

External links[edit]


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