2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

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2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships logo.jpg
Host city Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Date(s)  (2007-03-29 - 2007-04-01)March 29–April 1, 2007
Velodrome Palma Arena
Events 17
2006
2008

The 2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships is the World Championship for track cycling. It took place in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from March 29, 2007 to April 1, 2007. The event was dominated by the Great Britain team who topped the medals table, winning seven of the seventeen gold medals on offer.

The 2007 programme comprised 17 events, including the 10 Olympic events, and was also the first time that the multi-disciplinary Omnium - a cycling equivalent to the athletics pentathlon consisting of 5 events - was contested.

Medals table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain 7 2 2 11
2  Australia 2 0 4 6
3  Netherlands 1 4 1 6
4  France 1 2 1 4
5  Cuba 1 1 0 2
6  Czech Republic 1 0 1 2
 Spain 1 0 1 2
 United States 1 0 1 2
9  Hong Kong 1 0 0 1
  Switzerland 1 0 0 1
11  China 0 2 0 2
12  Denmark 0 1 1 2
 Germany 0 1 1 2
14  Argentina 0 1 0 1
 Belgium 0 1 0 1
 Colombia 0 1 0 1
 Ukraine 0 1 0 1
18  Belarus 0 0 1 1
 New Zealand 0 0 1 1
 Poland 0 0 1 1
 Russia 0 0 1 1
Total 17 17 17 51

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Sprint
details
Theo Bos
 Netherlands
Grégory Baugé
 France
Mickaël Bourgain
 France
1 km time trial
details
Chris Hoy
 Great Britain
François Pervis
 France
Jamie Staff
 Great Britain
Individual pursuit
details
Bradley Wiggins
 Great Britain
Robert Bartko
 Germany
Sergi Escobar Roure
 Spain
Team pursuit
details
Edward Clancy
Geraint Thomas
Paul Manning
Bradley Wiggins

 Great Britain
Lyubomyr Polatayko
Maksym Polischyuk
Vitaliy Popkov
Vitaliy Shchedov
 Ukraine
Casper Jørgensen
Jens-Erik Madsen
Michael Mørkøv
Alex Rasmussen
 Denmark
Team sprint
details
Grégory Baugé
Mickaël Bourgain
Arnaud Tournant

 France
Ross Edgar
Chris Hoy
Craig MacLean
 Great Britain
Robert Förstemann
Maximilan Levy
Stefan Nimke
 Germany
Keirin
details
Chris Hoy
 Great Britain
Theo Bos
 Netherlands
Ross Edgar
 Great Britain
Scratch
details
Wong Kam Po
 Hong Kong
Wim Stroetinga
 Netherlands
Rafal Ratajczyk
 Poland
Points race
details
Joan Llaneras
 Spain
Iljo Keisse
 Belgium
Mikhail Ignatiev
 Russia
Madison
details
Franco Marvulli
Bruno Risi
  Switzerland
Peter Schep
Danny Stam
 Netherlands
Alois Kaňkovský
Petr Lazar
 Czech Republic
Omnium
details
Alois Kaňkovský
 Czech Republic
Walter Fernando Perez
 Argentina
Charles Bradley Huff
 United States
Women's Events
Sprint
details
Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain
Guo Shuang
 China
Anna Meares
 Australia
500 m time trial
details
Anna Meares
 Australia
Lisandra Guerra
 Cuba
Natallia Tsylinskaya
 Belarus
Individual pursuit
details
Sarah Hammer
 United States
Rebecca Romero
 Great Britain
Katie Mactier
 Australia
Team sprint
details
Victoria Pendleton
Shanaze Reade

 Great Britain
Yvonne Hijgenaar
Willy Kanis
 Netherlands
Kristine Bayley
Anna Meares
 Australia
Keirin
details
Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain
Guo Shuang
 China
Anna Meares
 Australia
Scratch
details
Yumari Gonzalez
 Cuba
María Luisa Calle
 Colombia
Adrie Visser
 Netherlands
Points race
details
Katherine Bates
 Australia
Mie Bekker Lacota
 Denmark
Catherine Cheatley
 New Zealand

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