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1998 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

The 1998 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place in Bordeaux, France from August 26 to August 30, 1998. Twelve events were contested, eight for the men and four for the women. France dominated most of the events, taking home half of the gold medals on offer.

1998 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
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VenueBordeaux, France
Date(s) (1998-08-26 - 1998-08-30)August 26–30, 1998
VelodromeVélodrome de Bordeaux
Nations participating32
Events12
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Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France (FRA)6129
2  Spain (ESP)2002
3  Germany (GER)1348
4  Australia (AUS)1315
5  Belgium (BEL)1001
  Ukraine (UKR)1001
7  Italy (ITA)0123
8  Canada (CAN)0112
9  Latvia (LAT)0101
  Mexico (MEX)0101
  Netherlands (NED)0101
12  Russia (RUS)0011
  United States (USA)0011
Totals (13 nations)12121236

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Men's sprint
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Florian Rousseau
  France
Jens Fiedler
  Germany
Laurent Gané
  France
Men's 1 km time trial
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Arnaud Tournant
  France
1:01.879 Shane Kelly
  Australia
1:02.261 Erin Hartwell
  United States
1:02.637
Men's individual pursuit
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Philippe Ermenault
  France
4:20.627 Francis Moreau
  France
4:21.466 Robert Bartko
  Germany
4:26.890
Men's team pursuit
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Alexander Symonenko
Sergiy Matveyev
Oleksandr Fedenko
Oleksandr Klymenko

  Ukraine
4:02.895 Christian Lademann
Daniel Becke
Robert Bartko
Guido Fulst
  Germany
4:08.160 Andrea Colinelli
Adler Capelli
Cristiano Citton
Mario Benetton
  Italy
Men's team sprint
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Vincent Le Quellec
Florian Rousseau
Arnaud Tournant

  France
44.338 Danny Day
Shane Kelly
Graham Sharman
  Australia
45.464 Sören Lausberg
Stefan Nimke
Eyk Pokorny
  Germany
45.210
Men's keirin
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Jens Fiedler
  Germany
Ainars Kiksis
  Latvia
Laurent Gané
  France
Men's points race
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Joan Llaneras
  Spain
Andrea Kappes
  Germany
Silvio Martinello
  Italy
Men's madison
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Etienne De Wilde
Matthew Gilmore
  Belgium
Silvio Martinello
Andrea Collinelli
  Italy
Andreas Kappes
Stefan Steinweg
  Germany
Women's Events
Women's sprint
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Félicia Ballanger
  France
Michelle Ferris
  Australia
Tanya Dubnicoff
  Canada
Women's 500 m time trial
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Félicia Ballanger
  France
34.010
W.R.
Tanya Dubnicoff
  Canada
35.415 Michelle Ferris
  Australia
35.451
Women's individual pursuit
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Lucy Tyler-Sharman
  Australia
3:35.255 Leontien Zijlaard-Van Moorsel
  Netherlands
3:27.291 Judith Arndt
  Germany
3:35.676
Women's points race
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Teodora Ruano
  Spain
Belem Guerrero
  Mexico
Olga Slioussareva
  Russia

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