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Cycling at the 1904 St. Louis Summer Games:

Men's ⅓ mile

Cycling at the 1904 Summer Games:


Host City: St. Louis, United States
Venue(s): Francis Field, Washington University, St. Louis
Date Started: August 4, 1904
Date Finished: August 5, 1904

Gold: USA Marcus Hurley
Silver: USA Burton Downing
Bronze: USA Teddy Billington


The one-third mile event was contested with two semi-finals followed by a final. The semi-final winners were [Teddy Billington] and [Marcus Hurley]. In the final [Burton Downing] took the lead and led Hurley until the last few yards of the stretch when Hurley jumped past him and won the race by a length. Teddy Billington was third with [Charles Schlee] fourth.

View a Phase of this EventFinal StandingsFinal RoundSemi-FinalsRound One

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Marcus Hurley 20 United States USA Gold
2 Burton Downing 19 United States USA Silver
3 Teddy Billington 21 United States USA Bronze
4 Charles Schlee 30 United States USA
AC h1 r2/3 Oscar Goerke 21 United States USA
AC h1 r2/3 Fred Grinham 22 United States USA