1946 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

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1946 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
VenueZürich, Switzerland
Date(s) (1946-08-24 - 1946-09-01)24 August - 1 September 1946
VelodromeOerlikon Velodrome
Events5
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The 1946 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Zürich, Switzerland, from 24 August to 1 September 1946.[1] Five events for men were contested, 3 for professionals and 2 for amateurs.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Professional Events
Men's sprint
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Jan Derksen
 Netherlands
Georges Senfftleben
 France
Arie van Vliet
 Netherlands
Men's individual pursuit
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Gerrit Peters
 Netherlands
Roger Piel
 France
Arne Werner Pedersen
 Denmark
Men's motor-paced
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Elio Frosio
 Italy
Jacques Besson
  Switzerland
Louis Chaillot
 France
Men's Amateur Events
Men's sprint
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Oscar Plattner
  Switzerland
Axel Schandorff
 Denmark
Cornelis Byster
 Netherlands
Men's individual pursuit
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Roger Rioland
 France
Børge Gissel
 Denmark
Harald Janemar
 Sweden

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Netherlands (NED)2024
2 France (FRA)1214
3  Switzerland (SUI)1102
4 Italy (ITA)1001
5 Denmark (DEN)0213
6 Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (6 nations)55515


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