World Championships Road Race (Amateurs) 1961

30th edition

Bern - Bern (Sui) 181.5 km

2 September 1961

Rider Team Time
1.
Jean JOURDEN
France 4h49'54"
2.
Henri BELENA
France 22"
3.
Jacques GESTRAUD
France
4.
Guido DE ROSSO
Italy 1'28"
5.
Frans MELCKENBEECK
Belgium
6.
Aldo PIFFERI
Italy
7.
Jan JANSSEN
Netherlands
8.
Erwin JAISLI
Switzerland
9.
Alfons HELLEMANS
Belgium
10.
Martin VAN DEN BOSSCHE
Belgium
11.
Leo SEBREGTS
Netherlands
12.
Jan SCHRÖDER
Netherlands
13.
Gösta PETTERSSON
Sweden
14.
Bernhard ECKSTEIN
East Germany
15.
Michael "Michel" WRIGHT
Great Britain
16.
Marcel HEREMANS
Belgium
17.
Roby HENTGES
Luxembourg
18.
Aleksei PETROV
Soviet Union
19.
Bruno FANTINATO
Italy
20.
Jaap DE WAARD
Netherlands
21.
Giorgio ZANCANARO
Italy
22.
Frits KNOOPS
Netherlands
23.
Gustav-Adolf "Täve" SCHUR
East Germany
24.
Gilberto VENDEMIATI
Italy
25.
Jempy MAHNEN
Luxembourg 5'01"
26.
Daniel BEAUMONT
France 5'07"
27.
Ole PINGEL
Denmark
28.
Anatoly CHEREPOVICH
Soviet Union
29.
Jim HINDS
Great Britain
30.
Winfried BÖLKE
Germany
31.
René ANDRING
Luxembourg
32.
Jean ARZÉ
France
33.
José Maria LÓPEZ CANO
Spain
34.
Billy HOLMES
Great Britain
35.
Bent PETERS
Denmark
36.
Giovanni ALBISETTI
Switzerland
37.
Edy SCHUTZ
Luxembourg
38.
Francis BLANC
Switzerland
39.
Viktor KAPITONOV
Soviet Union
40.
Gainan SAIDKHUZHIN
Soviet Union
41.
Arnold RUINER
Austria
42.
Manfred HÄBERLI
Switzerland
43.
Bill BRADLEY
Great Britain
44.
Aleksandr PAVLOV
Soviet Union
45.
Unto HAUTALAHTI
Finland
46.
Burkhard EBERT
Germany
47.
Sebastián ELORZA URÍA
Spain
48.
Jože ŠEBENIK
Yugoslavia
49.
Janez ŽIROVNIK
Yugoslavia 5'35"
50.
Josy MERSCH
Luxembourg 5'49"
51.
Per DIGERUD
Norway
52.
Carlo STORAI
Italy 6'24'
53.
Jan MALTEN
Czechoslovakia
54.
Mohamed EL GOURCH
Morocco 9'12"
55.
Roger DE BREUKER
Belgium 11'23"
56.
Yuri MELIKHOV
Soviet Union 11'36"
57.
Manfred BRÜNING
East Germany 12'09"
58.
Masashi OMIYA
Japan 12'22"
59.
Raimo HONKANEN
Finland
60.
Mogens TVILLING
Denmark
61.
Robert HINTERMÜLLER
Switzerland 14'13"
62.
Tarek Abou ABDOUL ZAHAB
Lebanon
63.
Ged COLES
Great Britain
64.
Werner LIMBACH
Germany
65.
Stanisław GAZDA
Poland 15'23"
66.
Antonio Oscar ALEXANDRE
Argentina
67.
Walter VILLIGER
Switzerland
68.
Andrej BOLTEŽAR
Yugoslavia
69.
Mogens FREY JENSEN
Denmark 18'43"
70.
Józef GAWLICZEK
Poland 19‘10"
71.
Herbert DAHLBOM
Sweden
72.
Sune HANSSON
Sweden

Race information

Start, finish: Bern - Bern (Sui)

Distance: 181.5 km

Date: 2 September 1961