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Cycling at the 1906 Athina Summer Games:

Men's 5,000 metres

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Host City: Athina, Greece
Venue(s): Neo Faliro Velodrome, Peiraias
Date Started: April 24, 1906
Date Finished: April 25, 1906

Gold: ITA Francesco Verri
Silver: GBR Herbert Crowther
Bronze: FRA Fernand Vast


This was the third of [Francesco Verri]'s victories at the 1906 Olympics. He was unchallenged in his, his semi-final, and he won the final fairly easily as well. Despite his prominence at the 1906 Olympics, Verri never challenged in any other major cycling events, amateur or professional.

View a Phase of this EventFinal StandingsFinal RoundSemi-FinalsRound One

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Francesco Verri 20 Italy ITA Gold
2 Herbert Crowther 23 Great Britain GBR Silver
3 Fernand Vast 19 France FRA Bronze
4 Émile Demangel 23 France FRA
5 Max Götze 25 Germany GER
2 h1 r3/3 Otto Meixner Austria AUT
2 h2 r3/3 Federico Della Ferrera 18 Italy ITA
2 h3 r3/3 Johnnie Matthews 21 Great Britain GBR
2 h5 r3/3 Arthur Rushen Great Britain GBR
2 h6 r3/3 Henri Menjou France FRA
3 h1 r3/3 Maurice Bardonneau 20 France FRA
3 h2 r3/3 Gaston Delaplane 24 France FRA
3 h3 r3/3 Bruno Götze 23 Germany GER
3 h4 r3/3 Hans Holly Austria AUT
3 h5 r3/3 Ernst Meyer Switzerland SUI
3 h7 r3/3 Ioannis Petritsis Greece GRE
4 h1 r3/3 Erich Dannenberg Germany GER
4 h3 r3/3 Hans Studer Switzerland SUI
AC h6 r3/3 Andrew Hansson 23 Sweden SWE
AC h6 r3/3 Konrad Puhrer Austria AUT
AC h7 r3/3 Alois Wutte Austria AUT DQ
AC h7 r3/3 Karl Arnold Germany GER DQ
2 h2 r2/3 Edmond Luguet 20 France FRA
3 h1 r2/3 Otto Küpferling Germany GER
3 h2 r2/3 Eugène Debongnie 22 Belgium BEL
3 h3 r2/3 Bert Bouffler 25 Great Britain GBR