Cycling Track — Sprint, Men

Times held 29
Total participants 645
Total countries 78

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1896 Sprint, Men Olympic 4 3
1900 Sprint, Men Olympic 69 7
1906 Sprint, Men Intercalated 28 10
1908 Sprint, 660 yards, Men Olympic 46 9
1908 Sprint, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 40 9
1920 Sprint, Men Olympic 37 11
1924 Sprint, Men Olympic 31 17
1928 Sprint, Men Olympic 18 18
1932 Sprint, Men Olympic 9 9
1936 Sprint, Men Olympic 20 20
1948 Sprint, Men Olympic 23 23
1952 Sprint, Men Olympic 27 27
1956 Sprint, Men Olympic 18 18
1960 Sprint, Men Olympic 30 18
1964 Sprint, Men Olympic 39 22
1968 Sprint, Men Olympic 47 28
1972 Sprint, Men Olympic 46 27
1976 Sprint, Men Olympic 25 25
1980 Sprint, Men Olympic 15 15
1984 Sprint, Men Olympic 33 24
1988 Sprint, Men Olympic 25 25
1992 Sprint, Men Olympic 23 23
1996 Sprint, Men Olympic 24 16
2000 Sprint, Men Olympic 19 14
2004 Sprint, Men Olympic 19 13
2008 Sprint, Men Olympic 21 15
2012 Sprint, Men Olympic 17 17
2016 Sprint, Men Olympic 27 16
2020 Sprint, Men Olympic 30 18

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1896 Paul MassonFRA Stamatios NikolopoulosGRE Léon FlamengFRA
1900 Albert TaillandierFRA Fernand SanzFRA John LakeUSA
1906 Francesco VerriITA Bert BoufflerGBR Eugène DebongnieBEL
1908 Victor JohnsonGBR Émile DemangelFRA Karl NeumerGER
1920 Maurice PeetersNED Thomas JohnsonGBR Harry RyanGBR
1924 Lucien MichardFRA Jaap MeijerNED Jean CugnotFRA
1928 Roger BeaufrandFRA Antoine MazairacNED Willy Falck HansenDEN
1932 Jacques van EgmondNED Louis ChaillotFRA Bruno PellizzariITA
1936 Toni MerkensGER Arie van VlietNED Louis ChaillotFRA
1948 Mario GhellaITA Reg HarrisGBR Axel SchandorffDEN
1952 Enzo SacchiITA Lionel CoxAUS Werner PotzernheimGER
1956 Michel RousseauFRA Guglielmo PesentiITA Dick PloogAUS
1960 Sante GaiardoniITA Leo SterckxBEL Valentino GasparellaITA
1964 Giovanni PettenellaITA Sergio BianchettoITA Daniel MorelonFRA
1968 Daniel MorelonFRA Giordano TurriniITA Pierre TrentinFRA
1972 Daniel MorelonFRA John NicholsonAUS Omar Pkhak'adzeURS
1976 Anton TkáčTCH Daniel MorelonFRA Hans-Jürgen GeschkeGDR
1980 Lutz HeßlichGDR Yavé CahardFRA Sergey KopylovURS
1984 Mark GorskiUSA Nelson VailsUSA Tsutomu SakamotoJPN
1988 Lutz HeßlichGDR Nikolay KovshURS Gary NeiwandAUS
1992 Jens FiedlerGER Gary NeiwandAUS Curt HarnettCAN
1996 Jens FiedlerGER Marty NothsteinUSA Curt HarnettCAN
2000 Marty NothsteinUSA Florian RousseauFRA Jens FiedlerGER
2004 Ryan BayleyAUS Theo BosNED René WolffGER
2008 Chris HoyGBR Jason KennyGBR Mickaël BourgainFRA
2012 Jason KennyGBR Grégory BaugéFRA Shane PerkinsAUS
2016 Jason KennyGBR Callum SkinnerGBR Denis DmitriyevRUS
2020 Harrie LavreysenNED Jeffrey HooglandNED Jack CarlinGBR

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
France FRA 7 7 6 20
Italy ITA 5 3 2 10
Great Britain GBR 4 5 2 11
Netherlands NED 3 5 0 8
Germany GER 3 0 4 7
United States USA 2 2 1 5
East Germany GDR 2 0 1 3
Australia AUS 1 3 3 7
Czechoslovakia TCH 1 0 0 1
Soviet Union URS 0 1 2 3
Belgium BEL 0 1 1 2
Greece GRE 0 1 0 1
Canada CAN 0 0 2 2
Denmark DEN 0 0 2 2
Japan JPN 0 0 1 1
Russian Federation RUS 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Daniel Morelon FRA 2 1 1 4
Jason Kenny GBR 2 1 0 3
Jens Fiedler GER 2 0 1 3
Lutz Heßlich GDR 2 0 0 2
Marty Nothstein USA 1 1 0 2