2006 UCI Road World Championships

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2006 UCI Road World Championships
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Host city Salzburg, Austria
Date(s)  (2006-09-19 - 2006-09-24)19–24 September 2006
Events 6
2005
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The 2006 UCI Road World Championships took place in Salzburg, Austria, between September 19 and September 24, 2006. The event consisted of a road race and a time trial for men, women and men under 23.

The Men's road race saw Italian Olympic champion Paolo Bettini triumph, while Swiss Fabian Cancellara won his first time trial world title.

The women's road race title was won by Marianne Vos, in her first year of racing at senior level.

Participating nations[edit]

Cyclists from 54 national federations participated. The number of cyclists per nation that competed is shown in parentheses.

Participating nations
Click on a nation to go to the nations' 2006 UCI Road World Championships page

Events summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Men's road race
details
Paolo Bettini
 Italy
6:15:36 Erik Zabel
 Germany
st. Alejandro Valverde
 Spain
st.
Men's time trial
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Fabian Cancellara
  Switzerland
1:00:11.75 David Zabriskie
 United States
1:01:41.72 Alexander Vinokourov
 Kazakhstan
1:02:01.47
Men's Under-23 Events
Men's under-23 road race
details
Gerald Ciolek
 Germany
4:00.50 Romain Feillu
 France
st. Alexander Khatuntsev
 Russia
st.
Men's under-23 time trial
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Dominique Cornu
 Belgium
49:28.42 Mikhail Ignatiev
 Russia
50:05.52 Jérôme Coppel
 France
50:13.08
Women's Events
Women's road race
details
Marianne Vos
 Netherlands
3:20.26 Trixi Worrack
 Germany
st. Nicole Cooke
 Great Britain
st.
Women's time trial
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Kristin Armstrong
 United States
35:04.89 Karin Thürig
  Switzerland
35:30.06 Christine Thorburn
 United States
35:34.25

Medals table[edit]

Place Nation 1st 2nd 3rd Total
1  Germany 1 2 0 3
2  United States 1 1 1 3
3   Switzerland 1 1 0 2
4=  Belgium 1 0 0 1
4=  Italy 1 0 0 1
4=  Netherlands 1 0 0 1
7=  France 0 1 1 2
7=  Russia 0 1 1 2
9=  Great Britain 0 0 1 1
9=  Kazakhstan 0 0 1 1
9=  Spain 0 0 1 1
Total 6 6 6 18

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