Cycling at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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Cycling
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
Seoul Olympic Velodrome.jpg
The Seoul Olympic Velodrome in 2008
Venues
Road cycling Tongillo Road Course
Track cycling Seoul Olympic Velodrome
Dates 8 September - 24 September
Cyclists 422 from 62 countries
Top ranked countries
Soviet Union: 1st  2nd  3rd  
East Germany: 1st  2nd  3rd  
Netherlands: 1st  2nd  3rd  
« 1984 1992 »

The cycling competitions at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul consisted of two different categories: road cycling and track cycling.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's Events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Points race
details
 Dan Frost
Denmark (DEN)
 Leo Peelen
Netherlands (NED)
 Marat Ganeyev
Soviet Union (URS)
Pursuit, Individual
details
 Gintautas Umaras
Soviet Union (URS)
 Dean Woods
Australia (AUS)
 Bernd Dittert
East Germany (GDR)
Pursuit, Team
details
 Soviet Union (URS)
Viatcheslav Ekimov
Artūras Kasputis
Dmitry Nelyubin
Gintautas Umaras
 East Germany (GDR)
Carsten Wolf
Steffen Blochwitz
Roland Hennig
Dirk Meier
 Australia (AUS)
Scott McGrory
Dean Woods
Brett Dutton
Wayne McCarney
Stephen McGlede
Road race
details
 Olaf Ludwig
East Germany (GDR)
 Bernd Gröne
West Germany (FRG)
 Christian Henn
West Germany (FRG)
Sprint
details
 Lutz Heßlich
East Germany (GDR)
 Nikolay Kovsh
Soviet Union (URS)
 Gary Neiwand
Australia (AUS)
1000m time trial, Individual
details
 Aleksandr Kirichenko
Soviet Union (URS)
 Martin Vinnicombe
Australia (AUS)
 Robert Lechner
West Germany (FRG)
Time trial, Team
details
 East Germany (GDR)
Jan Schur
Uwe Ampler
Mario Kummer
Maik Landsmann
 Poland (POL)
Andrzej Sypytkowski
Joachim Halupczok
Zenon Jaskuła
Marek Lesniewski
 Sweden (SWE)
Michel Lafis
Anders Jarl
Björn Johansson
Jan Karlsson

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Road race
details
 Monique Knol
Netherlands (NED)
 Jutta Niehaus
West Germany (FRG)
 Laima Zilporite
Soviet Union (URS)
Sprint
details
 Erika Salumäe
Soviet Union (URS)
 Christa Luding
East Germany (GDR)
 Connie Young
United States (USA)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Soviet Union 4 1 2 7
2 East Germany 3 2 1 6
3 Netherlands 1 1 0 2
4 Denmark 1 0 0 1
5 Australia 0 2 2 4
West Germany 0 2 2 4
7 Poland 0 1 0 1
8 Sweden 0 0 1 1
United States 0 0 1 1

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