Cycling at the 1936 Summer Olympics

The cycling competition at the 1936 Summer Olympics consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only.[1]

Cycling
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Olympic rings without rims.svg
VenuesAvus motor road
Berliner Sport-Club Stadium
Date6 August – 8 August
Competitors175 from 30 nations
← 1932
1948 →

Medal summaryEdit

Road cyclingEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Road race, Individual
details
  Robert Charpentier (FRA)   Guy Lapébie (FRA)   Ernst Nievergelt (SUI)
Road race, Team
details
  France (FRA)
Robert Charpentier
Robert Dorgebray
Guy Lapébie
  Switzerland (SUI)
Edgar Buchwalder
Ernst Nievergelt
Kurt Ott
  Belgium (BEL)
Auguste Garrebeek
Armand Putzeys
François Vandermotte

Track cyclingEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Pursuit, team
details
  France (FRA)
Roger-Jean Le Nizerhy
Robert Charpentier
Jean Goujon
Guy Lapébie
  Italy (ITA)
Severino Rigoni
Bianco Bianchi
Mario Gentili
Armando Latini
  Great Britain (GBR)
Ernie Mills
Harry Hill
Ernest Johnson
Charles King
Sprint
details
  Toni Merkens (GER)   Arie van Vliet (NED)   Louis Chaillot (FRA)
Tandem
details
  Ernst Ihbe
and Carl Lorenz (GER)
  Bernhard Leene
and Hendrik Ooms (NED)
  Pierre Georget
and Georges Maton (FRA)
1000m time trial
details
  Arie van Vliet (NED)   Pierre Georget (FRA)   Rudolf Karsch (GER)

Participating nationsEdit

175 cyclists from 30 nations competed.[1]

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France (FRA)3227
2  Germany (GER)2013
3  Netherlands (NED)1203
4  Switzerland (SUI)0112
5  Italy (ITA)0101
6  Belgium (BEL)0011
  Great Britain (GBR)0011
Totals (7 nations)66618

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 July 2014.