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Cycling at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Women's cross-country

These are the official results of the Women's Mountainbike Race at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. There were a total number of 27 participants, with two non-finishers, in this inaugural Olympic event, over 31.8 kilometres, held on July 30, 1996. The mountain biking events were held at the Georgia International Horse Park in Conyers, Georgia, located 30 miles (50 km) east of Atlanta.

Women's cross-country
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
VenueGeorgia International Horse Park, Conyers
Date30 July
Competitors29 from 12 nations
Winning time1:50:51
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Paola Pezzo
 Italy
2nd, silver medalist(s) Alison Sydor
 Canada
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Susan DeMattei
 United States
2000 →

Final classificationEdit

RANK CYCLIST NOC TIME
  Paola Pezzo   Italy 1:50.51
  Alison Sydor   Canada 1:51.58
  Susan DeMattei   United States 1:52.36
4. Gunn-Rita Dahle   Norway 1:53.50
5. Elsbeth Vink   Netherlands 1:54.38
6. Annabella Stropparo   Italy 1:55.56
7. Regina Marunde   Germany 1:57.21
8. Kathy Lynch   New Zealand 1:57.40
9. Eva Orvošová   Slovakia 1:57.56
10. Juli Furtado   United States 1:58.32
11. Laurence Leboucher   France 1:59.00
12. Daniela Gassmann   Switzerland 1:59.11
13. Lesley Tomlinson   Canada 2:01.04
14. Alla Yepifanova   Russia 2:01.35
15. Mary Grigson   Australia 2:02.38
16. Silvia Fürst   Switzerland 2:03.04
17. Erica Green   South Africa 2:03.06
18. Kateřina Neumannová   Czech Republic 2:04.03
19. Kateřina Hanušová   Czech Republic 2:04.05
20. Laura Blanco   Spain 2:04.20
21. Lenka Ilavská   Slovakia 2:04.43
22. Deb Murrell   Great Britain 2:04.44
23. Kanako Tanikawa   Japan 2:05.44
24. Sandra Temporelli   France 2:06.57
25. Gao Hongying   China 2:09.08
26. Silvia Rovira   Spain 2:09.17
27. Nadezhda Pashkova   Russia 2:16.36

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