1971 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

The 1971 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Varese, Italy in 1971.[1] Eleven events were contested, 9 for men (3 for professionals, 6 for amateurs) and 2 for women.

1971 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
VenueVarese, Italy
Date(s) (1971)1971
VelodromeLuigi Ganna Velodrome
Events11
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Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Professional Events
Men's sprint
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Leijn Loevesijn
  Netherlands
Robert Van Lancker
  Belgium
Giordano Turrini
  Italy
Men's individual pursuit
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Dirk Baert
  Belgium
Charly Grosskost
  France
Hugh Porter
  Great Britain
Men's motor-paced
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Theo Verschueren
  Belgium
Jacob Oudkerk
  Netherlands
Domenico de Lillo
  Italy
Men's Amateur Events
Men's 1 km time trial
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Eduard Rapp
  Soviet Union
Peder Pedersen
  Denmark
Pierre Trentin
  France
Men's sprint
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Daniel Morelon
  France
Sergeï Kravtsov
  Soviet Union
Ivan Kucirek
  Czechoslovakia
Men's individual pursuit
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Martín Emilio Rodríguez
  Colombia
Josef Fuchs
   Switzerland
Giacomo Bazzan
  Italy
Men's team pursuit
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  Italy
Pietro Algeri
Giacomo Bazzan
Giorgio Morbiato
Luciano Borgognoni
  East Germany
Thomas Huschke
Heinz Richter
Herbert Richter
Uwe Unterwalder
  West Germany
Günter Haritz
Udo Hempel
Peter Vonhof
Jürgen Colombo
Men's motor-paced
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Horst Gnas
  West Germany
Rainer Podlesch
  West Germany
Gaby Minneboo
  Netherlands
Men's tandem
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  East Germany
Hans-Jürgen Geschke
Werner Otto
  West Germany
Jürgen Barth
Rainer Muller
  France
Pierre Trentin
Daniel Morelon
Women's Events
Women's sprint
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Galina Tsareva
  Soviet Union
Galina Ermolaeva
  Soviet Union
Iva Zajikova
  Czechoslovakia
Women's individual pursuit
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Tamara Garkuchina
  Soviet Union
Keetie Hage
  Netherlands
Beryl Burton
  Great Britain

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)3205
2  Belgium (BEL)2103
3  Netherlands (NED)1214
  West Germany (FRG)1214
5  France (FRA)1124
6  East Germany (GDR)1102
7  Italy (ITA)1034
8  Colombia (COL)1001
9  Denmark (DEN)0101
   Switzerland (SUI)0101
11  Czechoslovakia (TCH)0022
Totals (11 nations)1111931

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