Cycling at the 1928 Summer Olympics – Men's individual road race

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Men's cycling road race
at the Games of the IX Olympiad
Venue Amsterdam
Date 7 August 1928
Competitors 75 from 21 nations
Winning time 4:47:18
1st, gold medalist(s) Henry Hansen  Denmark
2nd, silver medalist(s) Frank Southall  Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Gösta Carlsson  Sweden
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Cycling at the
1928 Summer Olympics
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Individual road race   men
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Sprint men
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The men's individual road race, a part of the cycling events at the 1928 Summer Olympics, took place in Amsterdam. The race was won by the Danish rider Henry Hansen in 4 hours, 47 minutes, 18 seconds.[1]

The results were also used to determine rankings for the team road race event.

Final classification[edit]

Source: Official results[2][3]

The following cyclists did not finish:[1]


  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games: Men's Road Race, Individual". Retrieved 1 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "1928 Summer Olympics official report" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-04-08. 
  3. ^ "Cycling - Road 1928".