Cycling at the 1920 Summer Olympics

The cycling competitions at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp consisted of two road racing events and four track racing events, all for men only.[1] The 50 km track event was held for the first time at these Games.

Cycling
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
Olympic rings without rims.svg
VenuesAntwerp and surrounding area
Vélodrome d'Anvers Zuremborg
Date9 August – 13 August
Competitors103 from 14 nations
← 1912
1924 →

Medal summaryEdit

Road cyclingEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Individual time trial
details
  Harry Stenqvist (SWE)   Henry Kaltenbrun (RSA)   Fernand Canteloube (FRA)
Team time trial
details
  France (FRA)
Achille Souchard
Fernand Canteloube
Georges Detreille
Marcel Gobillot
  Sweden (SWE)
Harry Stenqvist
Sigfrid Lundberg
Ragnar Malm
Axel Persson
  Belgium (BEL)
Albert Wyckmans
Albert De Bunné
Jean Janssens
André Vercruysse

Track cyclingEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Sprint
details
  Maurice Peeters (NED)   Horace Johnson (GBR)   Harry Ryan (GBR)
50 kilometres
details
  Henry George (BEL)   Cyril Alden (GBR)   Piet Ikelaar (NED)
Tandem
details
  Thomas Lance
and Harry Ryan (GBR)
  William Smith
and James Walker (RSA)
  Frans de Vreng
and Piet Ikelaar (NED)
Team pursuit
details
  Italy (ITA)
Primo Magnani
Arnaldo Carli
Ruggerio Ferrario
Franco Giorgetti
  Great Britain (GBR)
Albert White
Cyril Alden
Horace Johnson
William Stewart
  South Africa (RSA)
James Walker
Sammy Goosen
Henry Kaltenbrun
William Smith

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 103 cyclists from 14 nations competed at the Antwerp Games.[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Great Britain (GBR)1315
2  Sweden (SWE)1102
3  Netherlands (NED)1023
4  Belgium (BEL)1012
  France (FRA)1012
6  Italy (ITA)1001
7  South Africa (RSA)0213
Totals (7 nations)66618

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1920 Antwerp Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 December 2013.