Cycling at the 1932 Summer Olympics

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Cycling
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Olympic rings without rims.svg
Venues
Road cycling Los Angeles and surrounding area
Track cycling Rose Bowl
Dates August 1 – August 3
Cyclists 66 from 13 countries
Top ranked countries
Italy: 1st  2nd  3rd  
France: 1st  2nd  3rd  
Netherlands: 1st  2nd  3rd  
« 1928 1936 »

The cycling competition at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only. The program of events was unchanged from the previous Games.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Road cycling[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Road race, Individual
details
Attilio Pavesi
 Italy
Guglielmo Segato
 Italy
Bernhard Britz
 Sweden
Road race, Team
details
 Italy (ITA)
Giuseppe Olmo
Attilio Pavesi
Guglielmo Segato
 Denmark (DEN)
Henry Hansen
Leo Nielsen
Frode Sørensen
 Sweden (SWE)
Arne Berg
Bernhard Britz
Sven Höglund

Track cycling[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Pursuit, team
details
 Italy (ITA)
Paolo Pedretti
Nino Borsari
Marco Cimatti
Alberto Ghilardi
 France (FRA)
Henri Mouillefarine
Paul Chocque
Amédée Fournier
René Legrèves
 Great Britain (GBR)
Frank Southall
William Harvell
Charles Holland
Ernest Johnson
Sprint
details
Jacobus van Egmond
 Netherlands
Louis Chaillot
 France
Bruno Pellizzari
 Italy
Tandem
details
Louis Chaillot
and Maurice Perrin
 France
Ernest Chambers
and Stanley Chambers
 Great Britain
Harald Christensen
and Willy Gervin
 Denmark
1000 m time trial
details
Dunc Gray
 Australia
Jacobus van Egmond
 Netherlands
Charles Rampelberg
 France

Participating nations[edit]

66 cyclists from 13 nations competed.[1]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 1 1 5
2  France (FRA) 1 2 1 4
3  Netherlands (NED) 1 1 0 2
4  Australia (AUS) 1 0 0 1
5  Denmark (DEN) 0 1 1 2
 Great Britain (GBR) 0 1 1 2
7  Sweden (SWE) 0 0 2 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 June 2014.