List of Olympic medalists in cycling (women)

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This is the complete list of women's Olympic medalists in cycling.

Current events[edit]

Road cycling[edit]

Road race[edit]

The individual road race has been run every time since 1984.[1]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1984 Los Angeles
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Connie Carpenter
 United States
Rebecca Twigg
 United States
Sandra Schumacher
 West Germany
1988 Seoul
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Monique Knol
 Netherlands
Jutta Niehaus
 West Germany
Laima Zilporytė
 Soviet Union
1992 Barcelona
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Kathy Watt
 Australia
Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
Monique Knol
 Netherlands
1996 Atlanta
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Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
Imelda Chiappa
 Italy
Clara Hughes
 Canada
2000 Sydney
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Leontien Zijlaard
 Netherlands
Hanka Kupfernagel
 Germany
Diana Žiliūtė
 Lithuania
2004 Athens
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Sara Carrigan
 Australia
Judith Arndt
 Germany
Olga Slyusareva
 Russia
2008 Beijing[2]
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Nicole Cooke
 Great Britain
Emma Johansson
 Sweden
Tatiana Guderzo
 Italy
2012 London
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Marianne Vos
 Netherlands
Lizzie Armitstead
 Great Britain
Olga Zabelinskaya
 Russia
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Anna van der Breggen
 Netherlands
Emma Johansson
 Sweden
Elisa Longo Borghini
 Italy

Time trial[edit]

The individual time trial was introduced in 1996, and has been run ever since.[3]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1996 Atlanta
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Zulfiya Zabirova
 Russia
Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
Clara Hughes
 Canada
2000 Sydney
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Leontien Zijlaard
 Netherlands
Mari Holden
 United States
Jeannie Longo-Ciprelli
 France
2004 Athens
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Leontien van Moorsel
 Netherlands
Dede Barry
 United States
Karin Thürig
 Switzerland
2008 Beijing[4]
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Kristin Armstrong
 United States
Emma Pooley
 Great Britain
Karin Thürig
 Switzerland
2012 London
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Kristin Armstrong
 United States
Judith Arndt
 Germany
Olga Zabelinskaya
 Russia
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Kristin Armstrong
 United States
Olga Zabelinskaya
 Russia
Anna van der Breggen
 Netherlands

Track cycling[edit]

Keirin[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2012 London
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Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain
Guo Shuang
 China
Lee Wai Sze
 Hong Kong
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Elis Ligtlee
 Netherlands
Becky James
 Great Britain
Anna Meares
 Australia

Omnium[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2012 London
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Laura Trott
 Great Britain
Sarah Hammer
 United States
Annette Edmondson
 Australia
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Laura Trott
 Great Britain
Sarah Hammer
 United States
Jolien D'Hoore
 Belgium

Team pursuit[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2012 London
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 Great Britain (GBR)
Danielle King
Laura Trott
Joanna Rowsell
 United States (USA)
Sarah Hammer
Dotsie Bausch
Jennie Reed
Lauren Tamayo
 Canada (CAN)
Tara Whitten
Gillian Carleton
Jasmin Glaesser
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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 Great Britain (GBR)
Katie Archibald
Laura Trott
Elinor Barker
Joanna Rowsell Shand
 
 United States (USA)
Sarah Hammer
Kelly Catlin
Chloe Dygert
Jennifer Valente
 
 Canada (CAN)
Allison Beveridge
Jasmin Glaesser
Kirsti Lay
Georgia Simmerling
Laura Brown

Individual sprint[edit]

The individual sprint was first Olympic in 1988 and has been so ever since.[5]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1988 Seoul
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Erika Salumäe
 Soviet Union
Christa Luding-Rothenburger
 East Germany
Connie Young
 United States
1992 Barcelona
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Erika Salumäe
 Estonia
Annett Neumann
 Germany
Ingrid Haringa
 Netherlands
1996 Atlanta
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Félicia Ballanger
 France
Michelle Ferris
 Australia
Ingrid Haringa
 Netherlands
2000 Sydney
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Félicia Ballanger
 France
Oksana Grishina
 Russia
Iryna Yanovych
 Ukraine
2004 Athens
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Lori-Ann Muenzer
 Canada
Tamilla Abassova
 Russia
Anna Meares
 Australia
2008 Beijing
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Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain
Anna Meares
 Australia
Guo Shuang
 China
2012 London
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Anna Meares
 Australia
Victoria Pendleton
 Great Britain
Guo Shuang
 China
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Kristina Vogel
 Germany
Becky James
 Great Britain
Katy Marchant
 Great Britain

Team sprint[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2012 London
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 Germany (GER)
Kristina Vogel
Miriam Welte
 China (CHN)
Gong Jinjie
Guo Shuang
 Australia (AUS)
Kaarle McCulloch
Anna Meares
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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 China (CHN)
Gong Jinjie
Zhong Tianshi
 Russia (RUS)
Daria Shmeleva
Anastasia Voynova
 Germany (GER)
Miriam Welte
Kristina Vogel

Mountain bike[edit]

Cross-country[edit]

The cross-country has been on the Olympic program from 1996 on.[6]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1996 Atlanta
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Paola Pezzo
 Italy
Alison Sydor
 Canada
Susan DeMattei
 United States
2000 Sydney
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Paola Pezzo
 Italy
Barbara Blatter
 Switzerland
Margarita Fullana
 Spain
2004 Athens
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Gunn-Rita Dahle
 Norway
Marie-Hélène Prémont
 Canada
Sabine Spitz
 Germany
2008 Beijing
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Sabine Spitz
 Germany
Maja Włoszczowska
 Poland
Irina Kalentieva
 Russia
2012 London
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Julie Bresset
 France
Sabine Spitz
 Germany
Georgia Gould
 United States
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Jenny Rissveds
 Sweden
Maja Włoszczowska
 Poland
Catharine Pendrel
 Canada

BMX[edit]

The BMX was introduced in 2008.[7]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2008 Beijing
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Anne-Caroline Chausson
 France
Laëtitia Le Corguillé
 France
Jill Kintner
 United States
2012 London
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Mariana Pajón
 Colombia
Sarah Walker
 New Zealand
Laura Smulders
 Netherlands
2016 Rio de Janeiro
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Mariana Pajón
 Colombia
Alise Post
 United States
Stefany Hernandez
 Venezuela

Discontinued events[edit]

Track cycling[edit]

Points race[edit]

The points race has been on the program from 1996 until 2008.

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1996 Atlanta
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Nathalie Lancien
 France
Ingrid Haringa
 Netherlands
Lucy Tyler-Sharman
 Australia
2000 Sydney
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Antonella Bellutti
 Italy
Leontien Zijlaard
 Netherlands
Olga Slyusareva
 Russia
2004 Athens
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Olga Slyusareva
 Russia
Belem Guerrero
 Mexico
María Luisa Calle
 Colombia
2008 Beijing
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Marianne Vos
 Netherlands
Yoanka González
 Cuba
Leire Olaberria
 Spain

Individual pursuit[edit]

The individual pursuit over 3000 m was first done in 1992 until 2008.[8]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
1992 Barcelona
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Petra Rossner
 Germany
Kathy Watt
 Australia
Rebecca Twigg
 United States
1996 Atlanta
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Antonella Bellutti
 Italy
Marion Clignet
 France
Judith Arndt
 Germany
2000 Sydney
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Leontien Zijlaard
 Netherlands
Marion Clignet
 France
Yvonne McGregor
 Great Britain
2004 Athens
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Sarah Ulmer
 New Zealand
Katie Mactier
 Australia
Leontien van Moorsel
 Netherlands
2008 Beijing
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Rebecca Romero
 Great Britain
Wendy Houvenaghel
 Great Britain
Lesya Kalytovska
 Ukraine

Time trial[edit]

The 500 m time trial was only used in the 2000 and 2004 Olympics.[9]

Games Gold Silver Bronze
2000 Sydney
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Félicia Ballanger
 France
Michelle Ferris
 Australia
Jiang Cuihua
 China
2004 Athens
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Anna Meares
 Australia
Jiang Yonghua
 China
Natallia Tsylinskaya
 Belarus

All-time medal table (women's) 1984–2016[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Netherlands (NED) 9 2 6 17
2  Great Britain (GBR) 8 6 2 16
3  France (FRA) 7 5 1 13
4  Australia (AUS) 4 5 5 14
5  Italy (ITA) 4 1 2 7
6  United States (USA) 4 8 5 17
7  Germany (GER) 4 5 3 12
8  Russia (RUS) 2 2 7 11
9  Colombia (COL) 2 0 1 3
10  Canada (CAN) 1 2 5 8
11  New Zealand (NZL) 1 1 0 2
12  Soviet Union (URS) 1 0 1 2
13  Estonia (EST) 1 0 0 1
13  Norway (NOR) 1 0 0 1
15  China (CHN) 1 3 3 7
16  Sweden (SWE) 1 2 0 3
17  Poland (POL) 0 2 0 2
18  Switzerland (SUI) 0 1 2 3
19  West Germany (FRG) 0 1 1 2
=20  Cuba (CUB) 0 1 0 1
=20  East Germany (GDR) 0 1 0 1
=20  Mexico (MEX) 0 1 0 1
=23  Spain (ESP) 0 0 2 2
=23  Ukraine (UKR) 0 0 2 2
=25  Belarus (BLR) 0 0 1 1
=25  Hong Kong (HKG) 0 0 1 1
=25  Lithuania (LTU) 0 0 1 1
Total 51 51 51 153

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