Cycling at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's individual pursuit

The Men's Individual Pursuit was a cycling event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California over a distance of 4000m.[1]

Cycling - Men's individual pursuit
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueOlympic Velodrome, Los Angeles
Dates30 July - 1 August
Competitors33 from 21 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Steve Hegg
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Rolf Gölz
 West Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Leonard Nitz
 United States
← 1980
1988 →

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's individual pursuit Steve Hegg
  United States
Rolf Gölz
  West Germany
Leonard Nitz
  United States

Final results

ResultsEdit

Qualifying roundEdit

Place Cyclist Time
1   Steve Hegg (USA) 4:35,57
2   Pascal Robert (FRA) 4:46,51
3   Leonard Nitz (USA) 4:46,99
4   Jørgen V. Pedersen (DEN) 4:48,42
5   Rolf Gölz (FRG) 4:48,55
6   Dean Woods (AUS) 4:49,51
7   Roberto Calovi (ITA) 4:49,89
8   Michael Grenda (AUS) 4:51,46
9   Rudi Ceyssens (BEL) 4:51,51
10   Jelle Nijdam (NED) 4:51.77
11   Shaun Wallace (GBR) 4:51,91
12   Jörg Müller (SUI) 4:52,57
13   Alex Stieda (CAN) 4:54,28
14   Gonzalez Caries Garcia (URU) 4:54,37
15   Anthony Cuff (NZL) 4:55,06
16   Gabriel Curuchet (ARG) 4:55,07
17   Gary Trevisiol (CAN) 4:57,01
18   Henning Larsen (DEN) 4:58,17
19   Maurizio Colombo (ITA) 4:59,72
20   Sixten Wackström (FIN) 4:59,94
21   Stephan Joho (SUI) 5:00,30
22   Hans Fischer (BRA) 5:00,47
23   William Palacio (COL) 5:01,17
24   Karl Krenauer (AUT) 5:01,18
25   Éric Louvel (FRA) 5:01,52
26   Steve Bent (GBR) 5:02,17
27   Fernando Vera (CHI) 5:02,53
28   Balbino Jaramillo (COL) 5:04,27
29   Diomedes Panton (PHI) 5:14,27
  Pedro Caino (ARG) OVT
  Hsu Chin-te (TPE) OVT
  Eduardo Cuevas (CHI) OVT
  Ingo Wittenborn (FRG) OVT

Round 1Edit

Heat Place Cyclist Nation Time Qualified
1 1 Michael Grenda   Australia 4:48,99 Q
2 Rudi Ceyssens   Belgium 4:29,53
2 2 Roberto Calovi   Italy 4:50,11
1 Jelle Nijdam   Netherlands 4:46,78 Q
3 1 Dean Woods   Australia 4:43,72 Q
2 Shaun Wallace   Great Britain 4:50,80
4 1 Rolf Gölz   West Germany 4:42,63 Q
2 Jörg Müller   Switzerland 4:53,07
5 1 Jørgen V. Pedersen   Denmark 4:45,34 Q
2 Alex Stieda   Canada 4:51,75
6 1 Leonard Nitz   United States 4:44,97 Q
2 Gonzalez Carlos Garcia   Uruguay 4:53,72
7 1 Pascal Robert   France 4:47,94 Q
2 Anthony Cuff   New Zealand 4:50,49
8 1 Steve Hegg   United States 4:40,26 Q
2 Gabriel Curuchet   Argentina 4:51,04

Quarter finalsEdit

Heat Place Cyclist Nation Time Qualified
1 1 Leonard Nitz   United States 4:43,98 Q
2 Jørgen V. Pedersen   Denmark 4:46,65
2 1 Dean Woods   Australia 4:48,65 Q
2 Jelle Nijdam   Netherlands 4:52,98
3 1 Rolf Gölz   West Germany 4:37,70 Q
2 Pascal Robert   France OVT
4 1 Steve Hegg   United States 4:37,10 Q
2 Michael Grenda   Australia OVT

Semi finalsEdit

Heat Place Cyclist Nation Time Qualified
1 1 Rolf Gölz   West Germany - Q
2 Leonard Nitz   United States OVT
1 1 Steve Hegg   United States 4:47,07 Q
2 Dean Woods   Australia 4:55,02

Bronze medal raceEdit

Heat Place Cyclist Nation Time Qualified
1 2 Dean Woods   Australia 4:44,08 4
1 Leonard Nitz   United States 4:44,03 3

Gold medal raceEdit

Heat Place Cyclist Nation Time Qualified
1 2 Rolf Gölz   West Germany 4:43,82 2
1 Steve Hegg   United States 4:39,35 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cycling at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's Individual Pursuit, 4,000 metres". Sports Reference. Retrieved May 31, 2015.