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Cycling at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's team pursuit

These are the official results of the men's team pursuit at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, held from 2 to 4 September 1972. There were 90 participants from 22 nations.[1]

Men's cycling team pursuit
at the Games of the XX Olympiad
VenueMunich, West Germany
Date2–4 September 1972
Competitors90 from 22 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Jürgen Colombo, Günter Haritz, Udo Hempel, Günther Schumacher, Peter Vonhof  West Germany
2nd, silver medalist(s) Thomas Huschke, Heinz Richter, Herbert Richter, Uwe Unterwalder  East Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Michael Bennett, Ian Hallam, Ronald Keeble, William Moore  Great Britain
← 1968
1976 →

Final classificationEdit

Rank Name Nationality
  Jürgen Colombo
Günter Haritz
Udo Hempel
Günther Schumacher
Peter Vonhof
  West Germany
  Thomas Huschke
Heinz Richter
Herbert Richter
Uwe Unterwalder
  East Germany
  Michael Bennett
Ian Hallam
Ronald Keeble
William Moore
  Great Britain
4 Bernard Kręczyński
Paweł Kaczorowski
Janusz Kierzkowski
Mieczysław Nowicki
Jerzy Głowacki
  Poland
5 Nikifor Petrov Minchev
Plamen Timchev
Dimo Angelov Tonchev
Ivan Tsvetkov
  Bulgaria
Ad Dekkers
Gerard Kamper
Herman Ponsteen
Roy Schuiten
  Netherlands
Viktor Bykov
Vladimir Kuznetsov
Anatoly Stepanenko
Aleksandr Yudin
  Soviet Union
Martin Steger
Xaver Kurmann
René Savary
Christian Brunner
  Switzerland
9 Pietro Algeri
Giacomo Bazzan
Giorgio Morbiato
Luciano Borgognoni
  Italy
10 Steele Bishop
Danny Clark
Remo Sansonetti
Philip Sawyer
  Australia
11 Zdeněk Dohnal
Jiří Mikšík
Anton Tkáč
Milan Zyka
  Czechoslovakia
12 Leon Daelemans
Roger De Beukelaer
Alex Van Linden
Wilfried Wesemael
  Belgium
13 Gunnar Asmussen
Svend Erik Bjerg
Reno Olsen
Bent Pedersen
  Denmark
14 Paul Brydon
Neil Lyster
John Dean
Blair Stockwell
  New Zealand
15 Bernard Bocquet
Jacques Bossis
Michel Zucarelli
Jean-Jacques Fussien
  France
16 Carlos Miguel Álvarez
Raúl Gómez
Raúl Halket
Ismael Torres
  Argentina
17 David Chauner
John Vande Velde
David Mulica
Jim Ochowicz
  United States
18 Gregorio Aldo Arencibia
Roberto Heredero
Roberto Menéndez
Raúl Marcelo Vázquez
  Cuba
19 Jocelyn Lovell
Brian Keast
Ron Hayman
Ed McRae
  Canada
20 Pat Gellineau
Clive Saney
Anthony Sellier
Vernon Stauble
  Trinidad and Tobago
21 Radcliffe Lawrence
Howard Fenton
Maurice Hugh-Sam
Michael Lecky
  Jamaica
22 Khosro Haghgosha
Mohamed Khodavand
Gholam Hossein Koohi
Behrouz Rahbar
  Iran

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cycling at the 1972 Munich Summer Games: Men's Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 12 October 2014.