1970 UCI Road World Championships – Men's road race

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Men's Individual Road Race
1970 UCI Road World Championships
Rainbow jersey
Race details
Dates16 August 1970
Stages1
Distance271.96 km (169.0 mi)
Winning time6h 33' 58"
Results
  Winner  Jean-Pierre Monseré (BEL) (Belgium)
  Second  Leif Mortensen (DEN) (Denmark)
  Third  Felice Gimondi (ITA) (Italy)
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The men's road race at the 1970 UCI Road World Championships was the 37th edition of the event. The race took place on Sunday 16 August 1970 in Leicester, England.[1] The race was won by Jean-Pierre Monseré of Belgium.

Final classification[edit]

General classification (1–10)[2]
Rank Rider Time
1st, gold medalist(s)  Jean-Pierre Monseré (BEL) 6h 33' 58"
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Leif Mortensen (DEN) + 2"
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Felice Gimondi (ITA) + 2"
4  Les West (GBR) + 3"
5  Charles Rouxel (FRA) + 5"
6  Alain Vasseur (FRA) + 9"
7  Walter Godefroot (BEL) + 18"
8  Frans Verbeeck (BEL) + 18"
9  Franco Bitossi (ITA) + 18"
10  Gerard Vianen (NED) + 18"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1970 World Pro Road Cycling Championships". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 12 December 2017.
  2. ^ "37ème Championnat du monde sur route 1970". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 3 November 2004.