1996 UCI Road World Championships – Men's road race

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Men's Individual Road Race
1996 UCI Road World Championships
Rainbow jersey
Race details
Dates13 October 1996
Stages1
Distance252 km (156.6 mi)
Winning time6h 23' 50"
Results
  Winner  Johan Museeuw (BEL) (Belgium)
  Second  Mauro Gianetti (SUI) (Switzerland)
  Third  Michele Bartoli (ITA) (Italy)
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The men's road race at the 1996 UCI Road World Championships was the 63rd edition of the event. The race took place on Sunday 13 October 1996 in Lugano, Switzerland.[1] The race was won by Johan Museeuw of Belgium.[2]

Final classification[edit]

General classification (1–10)[3][4]
Rank Rider Time
1st, gold medalist(s)  Johan Museeuw (BEL) 6h 23' 50"
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Mauro Gianetti (SUI) + 1"
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Michele Bartoli (ITA) + 29"
4  Axel Merckx (BEL) + 29"
5  Richard Virenque (FRA) + 30"
6  Andrea Tafi (ITA) + 30"
7  Laurent Jalabert (FRA) + 1' 26"
8  Davide Rebellin (ITA) + 1' 26"
9  Tony Rominger (SUI) + 1' 26"
10  Bjarne Riis (DEN) + 1' 26"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1996 World Pro Road Championships". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 11 December 2017.
  2. ^ "World Cycling Championships, Switzerland". Cycling News. Retrieved 11 December 2017.
  3. ^ "1996 World Championship". First Cycling. Retrieved 11 December 2017.
  4. ^ "63ème Championnat du monde sur route 1996". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 24 December 2004.