Cycling at the 1908 Summer Olympics
At the 1908 Summer Olympics, seven track cycling events were contested, all for men only. The weather was poor, with rainfall causing the track to flood on occasion. The track was 660 yards (600 m) long (being built around the perimeter of the White City Stadium's athletics track); some events (the 660 yards and the team pursuit) used full laps of the track; the others used metric distances.
at the Games of the IV Olympiad
|Venues||White City Stadium|
|Date||13 July – 18 July|
|Competitors||97 from 11 nations|
||Victor Johnson (GBR)||Émile Demangel (FRA)||Karl Neumer (GER)|
||Benjamin Jones (GBR)||Maurice Schilles (FRA)||André Auffray (FRA)|
||Clarence Kingsbury (GBR)||Benjamin Jones (GBR)||Joseph Werbrouck (BEL)|
||Charles Bartlett (GBR)||Charles Denny (GBR)||Octave Lapize (FRA)|
||No medalists - race declared void as time limit was exceeded in final|
|| André Auffray
and Maurice Schilles (FRA)
| Frederick Hamlin
and Horace Johnson (GBR)
| Charlie Brooks|
and Walter Isaacs (GBR)
|| Great Britain (GBR)
| Germany (GER)
| Canada (CAN)|
A total of 97 cyclists from 11 nations competed at the London Games:
|1||Great Britain (GBR)||5||3||1||9|
|Totals (5 nations)||6||6||6||18|
- Official Report, p. 113.
- "Cycling at the 1908 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 2 May 2013.
- "Welcome to rediff.com : Sports - Athens 2004 History". Rediff.com. Retrieved 1 October 2010.
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- International Olympic Committee medal winners database