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UCI Road World Championships – Men's amateur road race

The UCI Road World Championships - Men's amateur road race was the annual world championship for amateurs for road bicycle racing in the discipline of a road race, organised by the world governing body, the Union Cycliste Internationale. The event was first run in 1921.[1][2]

UCI Road World Championships – Men's amateur road race
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Disciplineroad race
TypeOne-day
OrganiserUCI
First edition1921 (1921)
Editions62
First winner Gunnar Sköld (SWE)
Most wins Giuseppe Martano (SUI)
 Gustav-Adolf Schur (GDR)
2 times
Most recent Danny Nelissen (NED)

Medal winnersEdit

Championships Gold Silver Bronze
1921   Gunnar Sköld   Willum Nielsen   Charles Davey
1922   David Marsh   Bill Burkill   Charles Davey
1923   Liberio Ferrario   Othmar Eichenberger   Georges Antenen
1924   André Leducq   Otto Lehner   Armand Blanchonnet
1925   Henri Hoevenaers   Marc Bocher   Georges Van den Berghe
1926   Octave Dayen   Jules Merviel   Pierre Polano
1927   Jean Aerts   Rudolf Wolke   Michele Orecchia
1928   Allegro Grandi   Michele Bara   Jean Aerts
1929   Pierino Bertolazzo   Remo Bertoni   René Brossy
1930   Giuseppe Martano   Eugenio Gestri   Rudolf Risch
1931   Henry Hansen   Giuseppe Olmo   Leo Nielsen
1932   Giuseppe Martano   Paul Egli   Paul Chocque
1933   Paul Egli   Kurt Stettler   Joseph Lowagie
1934   Kees Pellenaers   André Deforge   Paul André
1935   Ivo Mancini   Robert Charpentier   Werner Grundhal
1936   Edgar Buchwalder   Gottlieb Weber   Pierino Favalli
1937   Adolfo Leoni   Frode Sorensen   Fritz Scheller
1938   Hans Knecht   Josef Wagner   Joop Demmenie
No race due to World War II
1946   Henry Aubry   Ernest Stettler   Henri Van Kerkhove
1947   Alfio Ferrari   Silvio Pedroni   Gerard Van Beek
1948   Harry Snell   Lievin Lerno   Olle Wanlund
1949   Henk Faanhof   Henri Kaas   Hubert Vinken
1950   Jack Hoobin   Robert Varnajo   Alfio Ferrari
1951   Gianni Ghidini   Rino Benedetti   Jan Plantaz
1952   Luciano Ciancola   André Noyelle   Roger Ludwig
1953   Ricardo Filippi   Gastone Nencini   Rik Van Looy
1954   Emiel Van Cauter   Hans Andresen   Martin Van den Borgh
1955   Sante Ranucci   Lino Grassi   Dino Bruni
1956   Frans Mahn   Norbert Verougstraete   Jan Buis
1957   Louis Proost   Arnaldo Pambianco   Schalk Verhoef
1958   Gustav-Adolf Schur   Valère Paulissen   Henri De Wolf
1959   Gustav-Adolf Schur   Bastiaan Maliepaard   Constant Goosens
1960   Bernhard Eckstein   Gustav-Adolf Schur   Willy Vanden Berghen
1961   Jean Jourden   Henri Belena   Jacques Gestraud
1962   Renato Bongioni   Ole Ritter   Arie den Hartog
1963   Flaviano Vicentini   Francis Bazire   Winfried Bölke
1964   Eddy Merckx   Willy Planckaert   Gösta Pettersson
1965   Jacques Botherel   José Manuel Lasa   Battista Monti
1966   Evert Dolman   Leslie West   Willy Skibby
1967   Graham Webb   Claude Guyot   René Pijnen
1968   Vittorio Marcelli   Luis-Carlos Florès   Erik Pettersson
1969   Leif Mortensen   Jean-Pierre Monséré   Gustave Van Roosbroeck
1970   Jorgen Schmidt   Ludo Van der Linden   Tony Gakens
1971   Régis Ovion   Freddy Maertens   José Luis Viejo
1972 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1973   Ryszard Szurkowski   Stanisław Szozda   Bernard Bourreau
1974   Janusz Kowalski   Ryszard Szurkowski   Michel Kuhn
1975   André Gevers   Sven-Ake Nilsson   Roberto Ceruti
1976 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1977   Claudio Corti   Sergueï Morozov   Salvatore Maccali
1978   Gilbert Glaus   Krzysztof Sujka   Stefan Mutter
1979   Gianni Giacomini   Jan Jankiewicz   Bernd Drogan
1980 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1981   Andrei Vedernikov   Rudy Rogiers   Gilbert Glaus
1982   Bernd Drogan   Francis Vermaelen   Jorg Bruggmann
1983   Uwe Raab   Niki Rüttimann   Andrzej Serediuk
1984 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1985   Lech Piasecki   Johnny Weltz   Frank Van de Vijver
1986   Uwe Ampler   John Talen   Arjan Jagt
1987   Richard Vivien   Hartmut Bölts   Alex Pedersen
1988 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1989   Joachim Halupczok   Eric Pichon   Christophe Manin
1990   Mirko Gualdi   Roberto Caruso   Jean-Philippe Dojwa
1991   Viktor Rjaksinski   Davide Rebellin   Beat Zberg
1992 No race due to the Summer Olympics
1993   Jan Ullrich   Kaspars Ozers   Lubor Tesar
1994   Alex Pedersen   Milan Dvorscik   Christophe Mengin
1995   Danny Nelissen   Daniele Sgnaolin   Víctor Becerra

Medallists by nationEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Italy (ITA)1812838
2  France (FRA)79824
3  Netherlands (NLD)621119
4  East Germany (RDA)6118
5  Belgium (BEL)5101126
6   Switzerland (SUI)48618
7  Denmark (DEN)45413
8  Poland (POL)4419
9  Great Britain (GBR)2226
10  Sweden (SWE)2136
11  Soviet Union (URS)2103
12  Germany (GER)1236
13  Australia (AUS)1001
14  Luxembourg (LUX)0112
  Spain (ESP)0112
16  Brazil (BRA)0101
  Latvia (LAT)0101
  Slovakia (SVK)0101
19  Colombia (COL)0011
  Czech Republic (CZE)0011
Totals (20 nations)626262186

ReferencesEdit