Kulhavy wins men's Olympic mountain bike gold

Jaroslav Kulhavy (Czech Republic), the man who dominated mountain biking in 2011, won gold at the London Olympic Games, beating Nino Schurter of Switzerland into silver at Hadleigh Farm, Essex in a thrilling sprint finish. Marco Aurelio Fontana (Italy) had to settle for bronze after snapping his seat post in the final lap of the men's race. Defending two-time champion, Julien Absalon (France) suffered a puncture and retired from the race.

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jaroslav Kulhavy (Czech Republic)1:29:07
2Nino Schurter (Switzerland)0:00:01
3Marco Fontana (Italy)0:00:25
4Jose Antonio Ramos (Spain)0:00:29
5Burry Stander (South Africa)0:00:30
6Carlos Nicolas Coloma (Spain)0:01:00
7Manuel Fumic (Germany)0:01:24
8Geoff Kabush (Canada)0:01:36
9Alexander Gehbauer (Austria)0:02:09
10Todd Wells (USA)0:02:21
11Stephane Tempier (France)0:02:23
12Jan Skarnitzl (Czech Republic)0:02:41
13Gerhard Kerschbaumer (Italy)0:02:55
14Ondrej Cink (Czech Republic)0:03:09
15Samuel Schulz (USA)0:03:22
16Marek Konwa (Poland)0:03:34
17Rudi Van Houts (Netherlands)0:03:46
18Ralph Naef (Switzerland)0:03:51
19Kevin Van Hoovels (Belgium)0:03:54
20Karl Markt (Austria)0:04:11
21Daniel McConnell (Australia)0:04:15
22Sergio Mantecon (Spain)0:04:39
23David Rosa (Portugal)0:04:43
24Rubens Valeriano (Brazil)0:05:16
25Florian Vogel (Switzerland)0:05:29
26Andres Soto (Argentina)0:06:06
27Kohei Yamamoto (Japan)0:06:19
28Hector Paez Leon (Colombia)0:06:55
29Jean-Christophe Perraud (France)0:08:00
30Marc Bassingthwaighte (Namibia)0:08:10
31Sergiy Rysenko (Ukraine)0:08:25
32Piotr Brzozka (Poland)0:09:30
33Periklis Irias (Greece)0:09:44
34Moritz Milatz (Germany)0:09:52
35Philip Buys (South Africa)0:11:04
36Paolo Cesar Montoya (Costa Rica)0:12:12
37Evgeniy Pechenin (Russia)0:12:33
38Chun Hing Chan (Hong Kong)0:12:52
39Adrien Niyonshuti (Rwanda)0:13:39
40Marios Athanasiadis (Cyprus)0:14:18
41Weisong Tong (China)-1 Lap
42Derek Horton (Guam)-1 Lap
DNFSven Nys (Belgium)Row 42 - Cell 2
DNFMax Plaxton (Canada)Row 43 - Cell 2
DNFAndras Parti (Hungary)Row 44 - Cell 2
DNFJulien Absalon (France)Row 45 - Cell 2
DNFLiam Killeen (Great Britain)Row 46 - Cell 2
DNSRobert Forstermann (Germany)Row 47 - Cell 2
DNSMichael Vingerling (Netherlands)Row 48 - Cell 2
DNSSam Bewley (New Zealand)Row 49 - Cell 2

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