Cycling at the 1924 Summer Olympics

The cycling competition at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only.[1] The 50 km track event was held for the last time at these Games, having only been introduced in 1920.

at the Games of the VIII Olympiad
VenuesParis and surrounding area
Vélodrome de Vincennes
Date23 –27 July 1924
Competitors139 from 24 nations
← 1920
1928 →

Medal summary Edit

Road cycling Edit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Individual time trial
  Armand Blanchonnet (FRA)   Henri Hoevenaers (BEL)   René Hamel (FRA)
Team time trial
  France (FRA)
Armand Blanchonnet
René Hamel
André Leducq
Georges Wambst
  Belgium (BEL)
Henri Hoevenaers
Alphonse Parfondry
Jean Van Den Bosch
Fernand Saivé
  Sweden (SWE)
Gunnar Sköld
Erik Bohlin
Ragnar Malm
Erik Bjurberg

Track cycling Edit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
50 km
  Ko Willems (NED)   Cyril Alden (GBR)   Harry Wyld (GBR)
  Lucien Michard (FRA)   Jacob Meijer (NED)   Jean Cugnot (FRA)
  Lucien Choury
and Jean Cugnot (FRA)
  Edmund Hansen
and Willy Hansen (DEN)
  Gerard Bosch van Drakestein
and Maurice Peeters (NED)
Team pursuit
  Italy (ITA)
Francesco Zucchetti
Angelo De Martini
Alfredo Dinale
Aurelio Menegazzi
  Poland (POL)
Tomasz Stankiewicz
Franciszek Szymczyk
Józef Lange
Jan Lazarski
  Belgium (BEL)
Jean Van Den Bosch
Léonard Daghelinckx
Henri Hoevenaers
Fernand Saive

Participating nations Edit

Finish of the men's 50 kilometres

A total of 139 cyclists from 24 nations competed at the Paris Games:[1]

Medal table Edit

1  France (FRA)4026
2  Netherlands (NED)1113
3  Italy (ITA)1001
4  Belgium (BEL)0213
5  Great Britain (GBR)0112
6  Denmark (DEN)0101
  Poland (POL)0101
8  Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (8 entries)66618

References Edit

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1924 Paris Summer Games". Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 December 2013.