Country Ranking 1997

Country Score
1.
  Italy
15501
2.
  France
15078
3.
  Spain
11686
4.
  Switzerland
11507
5.
  Germany
10905
6.
  Russia
6856
7.
  Denmark
6510
8.
  Netherlands
6403
9.
  Belgium
6170
10.
  Ukraine
4219
11.
  Australia
3869
12.
  Great Britain
2652
13.
  United States
2476
14.
  Poland
1818
15.
  Colombia
1734
16.
  Austria
1348
17.
  Czech Republic
1326
18.
  Estonia
1138
19.
  Portugal
1133
20.
  Sweden
1121
21.
  Kazakhstan
1037
22.
  Latvia
776
23.
  Slovenia
671
24.
  Lithuania
439
25.
  Finland
349
26.
  Canada
316
27.
  Norway
278
28.
  Uzbekistan
240
29.
  Georgia
181
30.
  Mexico
168
31.
  Japan
144
32.
  Venezuela
112
33.
  New Zealand
99
34.
  Slovakia
81
35.
  Luxembourg
77
36.
  Brazil
63
37.
  Moldova
62
38.
  Ireland
61
39.
  Belarus
59
40.
  Bulgaria
42
41.
  Argentina
42
42.
  Hungary
39
43.
  South Africa
35
44.
  Egypt
30
45.
  Croatia
20
46.
  Greece
16
47.
  Uruguay
14
48.
  Liechtenstein
10
49.
  Yugoslavia
10
50.
  Serbia
10
51.
  Turkey
10
52.
  Cuba
6
53.
  Tunisia
6
54.
  Ecuador
6
55.
  Belize
5
56.
  Guatemala
3
About this ranking

This is the ranking of the most successful professional cycling nations in the world in 1997. Use the year filter below to look at the same country ranking for another year. Counted are the individual rider's scores in a given season for the best top 10 riders for the country in 1997. Click on any country to get an overview of the country's best riders in the season. This gives you a filtered list of our regular 1997 ranking for that specific country.

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