Cycling
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
VenuesAvus motor road
Berliner Sport-Club Stadium
Date6 August – 8 August
Competitors175 from 30 nations
← 1932
1948 →

The cycling competition at the 1936 Summer Olympics consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only.[1]

Medal summary

Road cycling

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Road race, Individual
details
 Robert Charpentier (FRA)  Guy Lapébie (FRA)  Ernst Nievergelt (SUI)
Road race, Team
details
 France (FRA)
Robert Charpentier
Robert Dorgebray
Guy Lapébie
 Switzerland (SUI)
Edgar Buchwalder
Ernst Nievergelt
Kurt Ott
 Belgium (BEL)
Auguste Garrebeek
Armand Putzeys
François Vandermotte

Track cycling

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Pursuit, team
details
 France (FRA)
Roger-Jean Le Nizerhy
Robert Charpentier
Jean Goujon
Guy Lapébie
 Italy (ITA)
Severino Rigoni
Bianco Bianchi
Mario Gentili
Armando Latini
 Great Britain (GBR)
Ernie Mills
Harry Hill
Ernest Johnson
Charles King
Sprint
details
 Toni Merkens (GER)  Arie van Vliet (NED)  Louis Chaillot (FRA)
Tandem
details
 Ernst Ihbe
and Carl Lorenz (GER)
 Bernhard Leene
and Hendrik Ooms (NED)
 Pierre Georget
and Georges Maton (FRA)
1000m time trial
details
 Arie van Vliet (NED)  Pierre Georget (FRA)  Rudolf Karsch (GER)

Participating nations

175 cyclists from 30 nations competed.[1]

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 France (FRA)3227
2 Germany (GER)2013
3 Netherlands (NED)1203
4 Switzerland (SUI)0112
5 Italy (ITA)0101
6 Belgium (BEL)0011
 Great Britain (GBR)0011
Totals (7 nations)66618

References

  1. ^ a b "Cycling at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 July 2014.