2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

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2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships logo.jpg
Host city Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Date(s)  (2007-03-29 - 2007-04-01)March 29–April 1, 2007
Velodrome Palma Arena
Events 17
2006
2008

The 2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships is the World Championship for track cycling. It took place in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from March 29, 2007 to April 1, 2007. The event was dominated by the Great Britain team who topped the medals table, winning seven of the seventeen gold medals on offer.

The 2007 programme comprised 17 events, including the 10 Olympic events, and was also the first time that the multi-disciplinary Omnium – a cycling equivalent to the athletics pentathlon consisting of 5 events – was contested.

Medals table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain 7 2 2 11
2  Australia 2 0 4 6
3  Netherlands 1 4 1 6
4  France 1 2 1 4
5  Cuba 1 1 0 2
6  Czech Republic 1 0 1 2
 Spain 1 0 1 2
 United States 1 0 1 2
9  Hong Kong 1 0 0 1
  Switzerland 1 0 0 1
11  China 0 2 0 2
12  Denmark 0 1 1 2
 Germany 0 1 1 2
14  Argentina 0 1 0 1
 Belgium 0 1 0 1
 Colombia 0 1 0 1
 Ukraine 0 1 0 1
18  Belarus 0 0 1 1
 New Zealand 0 0 1 1
 Poland 0 0 1 1
 Russia 0 0 1 1
Total 17 17 17 51

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Sprint
details
Theo Bos
 Netherlands (NED)
Grégory Baugé
 France (FRA)
Mickaël Bourgain
 France (FRA)
1 km time trial
details
Chris Hoy
 Great Britain (GBR)
François Pervis
 France (FRA)
Jamie Staff
 Great Britain (GBR)
Individual pursuit
details
Bradley Wiggins
 Great Britain (GBR)
Robert Bartko
 Germany (GER)
Sergi Escobar
 Spain (ESP)
Team pursuit
details
 Great Britain (GBR)
Edward Clancy
Geraint Thomas
Paul Manning
Bradley Wiggins
 Ukraine (UKR)
Lyubomyr Polatayko
Maxim Polischuk
Vitaliy Popkov
Vitaliy Shchedov
 Denmark (DEN)
Casper Jørgensen
Jens-Erik Madsen
Michael Mørkøv
Alex Rasmussen
Team sprint
details
 France (FRA)
Grégory Baugé
Mickaël Bourgain
Arnaud Tournant
 Great Britain (GBR)
Ross Edgar
Chris Hoy
Craig MacLean
 Germany (GER)
Robert Förstemann
Maximilan Levy
Stefan Nimke
Keirin
details
Chris Hoy
 Great Britain (GBR)
Theo Bos
 Netherlands (NED)
Ross Edgar
 Great Britain (GBR)
Scratch
details
Wong Kam Po
 Hong Kong (HKG)
Wim Stroetinga
 Netherlands (NED)
Rafał Ratajczyk
 Poland (POL)
Points race
details
Joan Llaneras
 Spain (ESP)
Iljo Keisse
 Belgium (BEL)
Mikhail Ignatiev
 Russia (RUS)
Madison
details
  Switzerland (SUI)
Franco Marvulli
Bruno Risi
 Netherlands (NED)
Peter Schep
Danny Stam
 Czech Republic (CZE)
Alois Kaňkovský
Petr Lazar
Omnium
details
Alois Kaňkovský
 Czech Republic (CZE)
Walter Pérez
 Argentina (ARG)
Brad Huff
 United States (USA)
Women's Events
Sprint
details
Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain (GBR)
Guo Shuang
 China (CHN)
Anna Meares
 Australia (AUS)
500 m time trial
details
Anna Meares
 Australia (AUS)
Lisandra Guerra
 Cuba (CUB)
Natallia Tsylinskaya
 Belarus (BLR)
Individual pursuit
details
Sarah Hammer
 United States (USA)
Rebecca Romero
 Great Britain (GBR)
Katie Mactier
 Australia (AUS)
Team sprint
details
 Great Britain (GBR)
Victoria Pendleton
Shanaze Reade
 Netherlands (NED)
Yvonne Hijgenaar
Willy Kanis
 Australia (AUS)
Kristine Bayley
Anna Meares
Keirin
details
Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain (GBR)
Guo Shuang
 China (CHN)
Anna Meares
 Australia (AUS)
Scratch
details
Yumari González
 Cuba (CUB)
María Luisa Calle
 Colombia (COL)
Adrie Visser
 Netherlands (NED)
Points race
details
Katherine Bates
 Australia (AUS)
Mie Lacota
 Denmark (DEN)
Catherine Cheatley
 New Zealand (NZL)

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