Cycling at the 1936 Summer Olympics

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Cycling
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Olympic rings without rims.svg
Venues
Road cycling Avus motor road
Track cycling Berliner Sport-Club Stadium
Dates 6 August – 8 August
Cyclists 175 from 30 countries
Top ranked countries
 France: 1st, gold medalist(s)  2nd, silver medalist(s)  3rd, bronze medalist(s)  
 Germany: 1st, gold medalist(s)  2nd, silver medalist(s)  3rd, bronze medalist(s)  
 Netherlands: 1st, gold medalist(s)  2nd, silver medalist(s)  3rd, bronze medalist(s)  
« 1932 1948 »

The cycling competition at the 1936 Summer Olympics consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Road cycling[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Road race, Individual
details
 Robert Charpentier (FRA)  Guy Lapébie (FRA)  Ernst Nievergelt (SUI)
Road race, Team
details
 France (FRA)
Robert Charpentier
Robert Dorgebray
Guy Lapébie
 Switzerland (SUI)
Edgar Buchwalder
Ernst Nievergelt
Kurt Ott
 Belgium (BEL)
Auguste Garrebeek
Armand Putzeys
François Vandermotte

Track cycling[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Pursuit, team
details
 France (FRA)
Roger-Jean Le Nizerhy
Robert Charpentier
Jean Goujon
Guy Lapébie
 Italy (ITA)
Severino Rigoni
Bianco Bianchi
Mario Gentili
Armando Latini
 Great Britain (GBR)
Ernie Mills
Harry Hill
Ernest Johnson
Charles King
Sprint
details
 Toni Merkens (GER)  Arie van Vliet (NED)  Louis Chaillot (FRA)
Tandem
details
 Ernst Ihbe
and Carl Lorenz (GER)
 Bernhard Leene
and Hendrik Ooms (NED)
 Pierre Georget
and Georges Maton (FRA)
1000m time trial
details
 Arie van Vliet (NED)  Pierre Georget (FRA)  Rudolf Karsch (GER)

Participating nations[edit]

175 cyclists from 30 nations competed.[1]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  France (FRA) 3 2 2 7
2  Germany (GER) 2 0 1 3
3  Netherlands (NED) 1 2 0 3
4  Switzerland (SUI) 0 1 1 2
5  Italy (ITA) 0 1 0 1
6  Belgium (BEL) 0 0 1 1
 Great Britain (GBR) 0 0 1 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 7 July 2014.