1956 UCI Road World Championships

The 1956 UCI Road World Championships took place in Copenhagen, Denmark on a circuit measuring 12.960 km near Ballerup.

1956 UCI Road World Championships
VenueCopenhagen, Denmark
Date(s)August 25-26, 1956
Events2
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Events SummaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Professional Road Race
details
Rik Van Steenbergen
  Belgium
7h 26' 15" Rik Van Looy
  Belgium
s.t. Gerrit Schulte
  Netherlands
s.t.
Amateur Road Race Frans Mahn
  Netherlands
- Norbert Veroughstraete
  Belgium
- Jan Buis
  Netherlands
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ReferencesEdit

  • "Sports 123: Road Cycling: Men: World Championships 1956: Road Race". Archived from the original on 2011-06-16. Retrieved 2010-08-04.
  • "Sports 123: Road Cycling: World Championships: Men: Road Race for Amateurs". Archived from the original on 2004-08-14. Retrieved 2010-08-04.
  • "Verdensmesterskabsløbene i Danmark 1956". (film about the races)