1997 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships

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1997 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships
View of Château-d'Œx, Vaud, Switzerland
Host city Château-d'Œx, Switzerland
Date(s)  (1997-09-18 - 1997-09-21)18–21 September 1997
Events 9
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The 1997 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships were held in Château-d'Œx, Switzerland from 18 to 21 September 1997. The disciplines included were cross-country and downhill. The event was the 8th edition of the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships and the first to be held in Switzerland.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Cross-country[1]  Hubert Pallhuber (ITA)  Henrik Djernis (DEN)  Luca Bramati (ITA)
Under 23 cross-country[2]  Miguel Martinez (FRA)  Cadel Evans (AUS)  Dario Acquaroli (ITA)
Junior cross-country[3]  Franz Kehl (SUI)  Mathias Mende (GER)  Marian Masny (SVK)
Downhill[4]  Nicolas Vouilloz (FRA)  John Tomac (USA)  Cédric Gracia (FRA)
Junior downhill[5]  Mickael Pascal (FRA)  David Vazquez (ESP)  Tobias Westman (SWE)

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Cross-country[6]  Paola Pezzo (ITA)  Nadia de Negri (ITA)  Margarita Fullana (ESP)
Junior cross-country[7]  Cecilia Potts (USA)  Helena Eriksson (SWE)  Anna Szafraniec (POL)
Downhill[8]  Anne-Caroline Chausson (FRA)  Marielle Saner (SUI)  Katja Repo (FIN)
Junior downhill[9]  Sara Stieger (SUI)  Tracy Moseley (GBR)  Sabrina Jonnier (FRA)

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  France 4 0 1 5
2  Italy 2 1 2 5
3   Switzerland 2 1 0 3
4  United States 1 1 0 2
5  Great Britain 0 1 1 2
 Spain 0 1 1 2
 Sweden 0 1 1 2
8  Australia 0 1 0 1
 Denmark 0 1 0 1
 Germany 0 1 0 1
11  Finland 0 0 1 1
 Poland 0 0 1 1
 Slovakia 0 0 1 1
Total 9 9 9 27

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