Cycling at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's individual road race
The Men's Individual Road Race at the 1948 Summer Olympics was held on an 11.45 km course. The course was circled seventeen times, so the total length of the competition was 194.6 km. There were 141 entries from 31 nations and 101 participants from 29 nations. Of the 101 starters 28 rode the distance to the end.
|Men's cycling road race|
at the Games of the XIV Olympiad
The peloton passes through the start and finish line
|Venue||Olympic Road Course, Windsor Great Park|
194.633 km (120.9 mi)
|Date||13 August 1948|
|Competitors||101 from 29 nations|
A team classification was made, based on the rankings of the three best cyclists per nation, and this was used to determine the results of the team road race.
- "Cycling at the 1948 London Summer Games: Men's Road Race, Individual". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 15 July 2014.
- "THE OFFICIAL REPORT OF THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE XIV OLYMPIAD" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 July 2011. Retrieved 27 February 2012.