Track World Championships: British medal winners

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Cycling Weekly takes a look back at the British track heroes of the recent and not-so-recent past.

Here?s an event-by-event roll call of the men and women who have won World Championship gold, silver and bronze for Britain on the boards.

The distinction between professional and amateur events is made until the sport went open. All professional and open results are presented in the tables, amateur results are listed separately.

Men's Sprint

1896 C.F. Barden

YearGoldSilverBronze
1897C.F. Barden
1920W.J. Balley
1949Reg Harris
1950Reg Harris
1951Reg Harris
1953Reg Harris
1954Reg Harris
1956Reg Harris
2006Craig MacLean
2008Chris Hoy

Amateur gold medallists

T Summersgill 1899

AL Reed 1903

JS Benyon 1905

VL Johnson 1908

WJ Bailey 1909, 1910, 1911, 1913

HT Johnson 1922

Reg Harris 1947

Cyril Peacock 1954

Women's Sprint

1958  J. Dunn

YearGoldSilverBronze
1959J. Dunn
1960J. Dunn
1961J. Dunn
1962J. Dunn
2005Victoria Pendleton
2006Victoria Pendleton
2007Victoria Pendleton
2008Victoria Pendleton

Women's Team Sprint

2007Victoria Pendleton/Shanaze Reade  2008Victoria Pendleton/Shanaze Reade

YearGoldSilverBronze

Men's 1km Time Trial

2000  Jason Queally

YearGoldSilverBronze
2002Chris Hoy
2004Chris Hoy
2005Jason QueallyChris Hoy
2006Chris Hoy
2007Chris HoyJamie Staff

Men's Points Race

1987 Tony Doyle

YearGoldSilverBronze
2002Chris Newton

Men's Madison

YearGoldSilverBronze
2005Rob Hayles & Mark Cavendish
2008Bradley Wiggins & Mark Cavendish

Women's Points Race

1988Sally Hodge

YearGoldSilverBronze

Men's Individual Pursuit

1967 Hugh Porter

YearGoldSilverBronze
1968Hugh Porter
1970Hugh Porter
1971Hugh Porter
1972Hugh Porter
1973Hugh Porter
1977Steve Heffermann
1980Tony Doyle
1984Tony Doyle
1985Tony Doyle
1986Tony Doyle
1987Tony Doyle
1988Tony Doyle
1989Colin Sturgess
1991Shaun WallaceColin Sturgess
1992Shaun Wallace
1993Graeme ObreeChris Boardman
1994Chris Boardman
1995Graeme Obree
1996Chris Boardman
2000Rob Hayles
2003Bradley Wiggins
2004Rob Hayles
2006Paul Manning
2007Bradley Wiggins
2008Bradley Wiggins

Amateur gold medallists

Norman Sheil 1955, 1958

Women's Individual Pursuit

1958  K. Ray

YearGoldSilverBronze
1959Beryl Burton
1960Beryl Burton
1961Beryl Burton
1962Beryl Burton
1963Beryl Burton
1964Beryl Burton
1966Beryl Burton
1967Beryl Burton
1968Beryl Burton
1970Beryl Burton
1973Beryl Burton
1975Beryl Burton
1997Yvonne Mcgregor
2000Yvonne Mcgregor
2007Rebecca Romero
2008Rebecca Romero

 

Men's Team Pursuit

1973 Great Britain

YearGoldSilverBronze
2000Great Britain
2001Great Britain
2002Great Britain
2003Great Britain
2004Great Britain
2005Great Britain
2006Great Britain
2007Great Britain
2008Great Britain

Men's Team Sprint

1999 Great Britain

YearGoldSilverBronze
2000Great Britain
2001Great Britain
2002Great Britain
2003Great Britain
2004Great Britain
2005Great Britain
2006Great Britain
2007Great Britain
2008Great Britain

Men's Keirin

1983  G. Hatton

YearGoldSilverBronze
2004Jamie Staff
2007Chris HoyRoss Edgar
2008Chris Hoy

Women's Keirin

YearGoldSilverBronze
2007Victoria Pendleton
2008Victoria Pendleton

Men's Scratch

YearGoldSilverBronze
2002Tony Gibb

 

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