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1977 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

The 1977 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in San Cristóbal, Venezuela in 1977.[1] Twelve events were contested, 10 for men (3 for professionals, 7 for amateurs) and 2 for women.

1977 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
VenueSan Cristóbal, Venezuela
Date(s) (1977)1977
VelodromeJosé de Jesús Mora Figueroa Velodrome
Events12
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Contents

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Professional Events
Men's sprint
details
Kōichi Nakano
  Japan
Yoshi Sugata
  Japan
John Nicholson
  Australia
Men's individual pursuit
details
Gregor Braun
  West Germany
Knut Knudsen
  Norway
Steve Heffernan
  Great Britain
Men's motor-paced
details
Cees Stam
  Netherlands
Wilfried Peffgen
  West Germany
Pietro Algeri
  Italy
Men's Amateur Events
Men's 1 km time trial
details
Lothar Thoms
  East Germany
Günther Schumacher
  West Germany
Hans Ledermann
   Switzerland
Men's sprint
details
Hans-Jürgen Geschke
  East Germany
Emanuel Raasch
  East Germany
Lutz Hesslich
  East Germany
Men's individual pursuit
details
Norbert Dürpisch
  East Germany
Uwe Unterwalder
  East Germany
Daniel Gisiger
   Switzerland
Men's team pursuit
details
  East Germany
Norbert Dürpisch
Gerald Mortag
Matthias Wiegand
Volker Winckle
  West Germany
Günther Schumacher
Peter Vonhof
Hans Lutz
Henry Rincklin
   Switzerland
Robert Dill-Bundi
Daniel Gisiger
Hans Kaenel
Walter Baumgartner
Men's points race
details
Constant Tourné
  Belgium
Jan Faltyn
  Poland
Nikolaï Makarov
  Soviet Union
Men's motor-paced
details
Gaby Minneboo
  Netherlands
Bartolome Caldentey
  Spain
Rainer Podlesch
  West Germany
Men's tandem
details
  Czechoslovakia
Vladimir Vackar
Miloslav Vymazal
  Soviet Union
Vladimir Semenets
Aleksander Voronine
  West Germany
Horst Gewis
Wolfgang Schaffer
Women's Events
Women's sprint
details
Galina Tsareva
  Soviet Union
Sue Novara
  United States
Iva Zajikova
  Czechoslovakia
Women's individual pursuit
details
Vera Kuznetsova
  Soviet Union
Anna Riemersma
  Netherlands
Karen Strong
  Canada

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  East Germany (GDR)4217
2  Soviet Union (URS)2114
3  Netherlands (NED)2103
4  West Germany (FRG)1326
5  Japan (JPN)1102
6  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1012
7  Belgium (BEL)1001
8  Norway (NOR)0101
  Poland (POL)0101
  Spain (ESP)0101
  United States (USA)0101
12   Switzerland (SUI)0033
13  Australia (AUS)0011
  Canada (CAN)0011
  Great Britain (GBR)0011
  Italy (ITA)0011
Totals (16 nations)12121236

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