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2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships

The 2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships is the World Championship for track cycling. It took place in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from March 29, 2007 to April 1, 2007. The event was dominated by the Great Britain team who topped the medals table, winning seven of the seventeen gold medals on offer.

2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2007 UCI Track Cycling World Championships logo.jpg
VenuePalma de Mallorca, Spain
Date(s) (2007-03-29 - 2007-04-01)March 29–April 1, 2007
VelodromePalma Arena
Events17
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The 2007 programme comprised 17 events, including the 10 Olympic events, and was also the first time that the multi-disciplinary Omnium – a cycling equivalent to the athletics pentathlon consisting of 5 events – was contested.

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Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Great Britain (GBR)72211
2  Australia (AUS)2046
3  Netherlands (NED)1416
4  France (FRA)1214
5  Cuba (CUB)1102
6  Czech Republic (CZE)1012
  Spain (ESP)1012
  United States (USA)1012
9  Hong Kong (HKG)1001
   Switzerland (SUI)1001
11  China (CHN)0202
12  Denmark (DEN)0112
  Germany (GER)0112
14  Argentina (ARG)0101
  Belgium (BEL)0101
  Colombia (COL)0101
  Ukraine (UKR)0101
18  Belarus (BLR)0011
  New Zealand (NZL)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
  Russia (RUS)0011
Totals (21 nations)17171751

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Events
Sprint
details
Theo Bos
  Netherlands
Grégory Baugé
  France
Mickaël Bourgain
  France
1 km time trial
details
Chris Hoy
  Great Britain
François Pervis
  France
Jamie Staff
  Great Britain
Individual pursuit
details
Bradley Wiggins
  Great Britain
Robert Bartko
  Germany
Sergi Escobar
  Spain
Team pursuit
details
  Great Britain (GBR)
Edward Clancy
Geraint Thomas
Paul Manning
Bradley Wiggins
  Ukraine (UKR)
Lyubomyr Polatayko
Maxim Polischuk
Vitaliy Popkov
Vitaliy Shchedov
  Denmark (DEN)
Casper Jørgensen
Jens-Erik Madsen
Michael Mørkøv
Alex Rasmussen
Team sprint
details
  France (FRA)
Grégory Baugé
Mickaël Bourgain
Arnaud Tournant
  Great Britain (GBR)
Ross Edgar
Chris Hoy
Craig MacLean
  Germany (GER)
Robert Förstemann
Maximilan Levy
Stefan Nimke
Keirin
details
Chris Hoy
  Great Britain
Theo Bos
  Netherlands
Ross Edgar
  Great Britain
Scratch
details
Wong Kam Po
  Hong Kong
Wim Stroetinga
  Netherlands
Rafał Ratajczyk
  Poland
Points race
details
Joan Llaneras
  Spain
Iljo Keisse
  Belgium
Mikhail Ignatiev
  Russia
Madison
details
   Switzerland (SUI)
Franco Marvulli
Bruno Risi
  Netherlands (NED)
Peter Schep
Danny Stam
  Czech Republic (CZE)
Alois Kaňkovský
Petr Lazar
Omnium
details
Alois Kaňkovský
  Czech Republic
Walter Pérez
  Argentina
Brad Huff
  United States
Women's Events
Sprint
details
Victoria Pendleton
  Great Britain
Guo Shuang
  China
Anna Meares
  Australia
500 m time trial
details
Anna Meares
  Australia
Lisandra Guerra
  Cuba
Natallia Tsylinskaya
  Belarus
Individual pursuit
details
Sarah Hammer
  United States
Rebecca Romero
  Great Britain
Katie Mactier
  Australia
Team sprint
details
  Great Britain (GBR)
Victoria Pendleton
Shanaze Reade
  Netherlands (NED)
Yvonne Hijgenaar
Willy Kanis
  Australia (AUS)
Kristine Bayley
Anna Meares
Keirin
details
Victoria Pendleton
  Great Britain
Guo Shuang
  China
Anna Meares
  Australia
Scratch
details
Yumari González
  Cuba
María Luisa Calle
  Colombia
Adrie Visser
  Netherlands
Points race
details
Katherine Bates
  Australia
Mie Lacota
  Denmark
Catherine Cheatley
  New Zealand

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