British Skating Legends

Unsung British heroes of roller speed skating

SENIOR MEN - EUROPEAN TRACK CHAMPIONS

1936
Stuttgart
Germany
500mRossGBR
1000mMathisFRA
1500mWilkinsonGBR
2000mWilkinsonGBR
3000mMathisFRA
5000mReedGBR
10000mRossGBR
20000mRossGBR
1938
London
Great Britain
500mWilkinsonGBR
1000mGaragnaniITA
1500mBogaertsBEL
5000mRossGBR
10000mRossGBR
20000mCooperGBR
1949
Lisbon
Portugal
1000m K/OWeynenBEL
5000mMeeusBEL
10000mTaeymansBEL
20000mMeeusBEL
1954
Bari
Italy
1000m K/OCavalliniITA
5000mCavalliniITA
10000mLoriITA
20000mLoriITA
1956
Barcelona
Spain
1000m K/OCavalliniITA
5000mLoriITA
10000mCavalliniITA
20000mEnrico RossiITA
1961
Voltrega
Spain
1000m K/OCavalliniITA
5000mCivolaniITA
10000mBartoliniITA
20000mOyaJPN
1962
Lido Venezia
Italy
1000m K/OCavalliniITA
5000mGuardigliITA
10000mDe CesarisITA
20000mMauriITA
1965
Siracuse
Italy
1000m K/OCantarellaITA
5000mDe CesarisITA
10000mGuardigliITA
20000mMauriITA
1967
Inzell
Germany
1000m K/ORuggeriITA
5000mCantarellaITA
10000mTraubGER
20000mViganoITA
1977
Salerno
Italy
500m T/TCrucianiITA
500m K/OCantarellaITA
5000mCantarellaITA
10000mRuggeriITA
20000mMarottaITA
1978
La Roche-Sur-Yon
France
500m T/TJ.E.FryGBR
500m K/OCantarellaITA
5000mMullaneGBR
10000mM.McGeoughGBR
20000mMarottaITA
1979
Ostende
Belgium
500m T/TCrucianiITA
500m K/OCantarellaITA
5000mJ.E.FryGBR
10000mM.McGeoughGBR
20000mFeethamGBR
20000m RELAYCortalessa, Cruciani, De Persio, CantarellaITA
1980
Spoleto
Italy
500m T/TDe PersioITA
500m K/OCantarellaITA
5000mDel PapaITA
10000mAracuITA
20000mBugariITA
20000m RELAYAracu, Bugari, Cantarella, De PersioITA
1981
Pineto
Italy
500m T/TCrucianiITA
500m K/OCrucianiITA
5000mCorteseITA
10000mAracu ITA
20000mBugariITA
20000m RELAYAracu, Cruciani, Bugari, CorteseITA
1982
Santa Maria Nuova
Italy
300m T/TSartoITA
1500mNaroliITA
5000mAllegrucciITA
10000mF.CavalliniITA
20000mDe PersioITA
20000m RELAYSarto, De Persio, Naroli, AllegrucciITA
1983
Cremona
Italy
300m T/TSartoITA
1500mCrucianiITA
5000mCrucianiITA
10000mF.CavalliniITA
20000mCrucianiITA
10000m RELAYSarto, M.Bagnolini, ToccacelliITA
1984
Vienna
Austria
300m T/TGalliazzoITA
500m P'suitF.CavalliniITA
5000mGalliazzoITA
10000m M.BagnoliniITA
20000m SaidouFRA
10000m RELAYCortese, Galliazzo, ToccacelliITA
1985
Cassano d'Adda
Italy
300m T/TGalliazzoITA
500m P'suitF.CavalliniITA
5000mM.BagnoliniITA
10000m De PersioITA
20000m Van HoornwederBEL
10000m RELAYDe Persio, Cortese, F.CavalliniITA
1986
Finale Emilia
Italy
300m T/TToccacelliITA
500m P'suitHertrichGER
5000mGravouilFRA
10000mM.PeregoITA
20000m PenotFRA
10000m RELAYEscartin, Saenz, BanosSPA
1987
Ostende
Belgium
300m T/TPeyronFRA
500m P'suitDe PersioITA
5000mPenotFRA
10000m Elim.LallemontFRA
20000m SartoITA
10000m RELAYDe Persio, Sarto, CorteseITA
1988
Gujan Mestras
France
300m T/TGalliazzoITA
500mBatelliITA
1500mF.CavalliniITA
5000mGrottiITA
10000m GalliazzoITA
10000m Elim.GianniniITA
10000m RELAYJ.C.Fry, Marriott, S.McGeoughGBR
1989
Madalena-Pico
Azores
Portugal
300m T/TAntonielITA
500mAntonielITA
1500mPaloschiITA
5000mT.RossiITA
10000m GianniniITA
10000m Elim.GianniniITA
10000m RELAYG.Perego, Antoniel, GianniniITA
1990
Inzell
Germany
300m T/TAntonielITA
500mAntonielITA
1500mAntonielITA
5000mGianniniITA
10000m HeytensBEL
10000m Elim.GicquelFRA
10000m RELAYDi Riu, Guipponi, AntonielITA
1991
Pineto
Italy
300m T/TCannoniITA
500mGravouilFRA
1500mL.BagnoliniITA
5000mT.RossiITA
10000m Pts.GianniniITA
20000m Elim.CapannoloITA
10000m RELAYL.Bagnolini, Giannini, CapannoloITA
1992
Acireale-Sicily
Italy
300m T/TLorenzoITA
500mGhettiITA
1500mCapannoloITA
5000mG.PeregoITA
10000m Pts.GianniniITA
20000m Elim.GianniniITA
10000m RELAYG.Perego, Giannini, LorenzoITA
1993
Valence d'Agen
France
300m T/TBolivardFRA
500mPaloschiITA
1500mWILMER PALOSCHI (ITALY) CROSSED THE LINE FIRST BUT THE JUDGES DECLARED THE RACE VOID DUE TO FIGHTING BETWEEN THE FRENCH AND ITALIAN TEAMS DURING THE EVENT
5000mGicquelFRA
10000m Pts.GianniniITA
15000mJ.LambertoSPA
20000m Elim.GianniniITA
10000m RELAYBolivard, Gicquel, NegreFRA
1994
Baranain
Spain
300m T/TGravouilFRA
500mGaggioliITA
1500mGaggioliITA
5000mGianniniITA
10000m Pts.NegreFRA
15000mGicquelFRA
20000m Elim.GicquelFRA
10000m RELAYGaggiolli, Giannini, SanfratelloITA
1995
Praia da Vitoria
Azores
Portugal
300m T/TBolivardFRA
500mSanfratelloITA
1500m Team T/TNegre, Gicquel, BriandFRA
5000m Pts.M.PrestiITA
10000m Elim.GicquelFRA
20000mM.PrestiITA
10000m RELAYCapannolo, M.Presti, SanfratelloITA
1996
Saint Brieuc
France
300m T/TGaggioliITA
500mGaggioliITA
1500mSanfratelloITA
1500m Team T/TSanfratello, Marangoni, M.PrestiITA
5000mGicquelFRA
10000m PtsGicquelFRA
20000m Elim.BabboneauFRA
10000m RELAYNegre, Gicquel, BriandFRA
1997
Roseto
Italy
300m T/TGaggioliITA
500mCaprettiITA
1500mSanfratelloITA
1500m Team T/TSanfratello, Trovato, CaprettiITA
5000mGicquelFRA
10000m PtsM.PrestiITA
20000m Elim.M.PrestiITA
10000m RELAYCapretti, M.Presti, TrovatoITA
1998
Coulaines
France
300m T/TTriberioITA
500mBriandFRA
1500mL.PrestiITA
1400m Team T/TGicquel, Cardin, B.GrandgirardFRA
5000mLanguenbergFRA
10000m PtsGicquelFRA
20000m Elim.M.PrestiITA
10000m RELAYGicquel, B.Grandgirard, BriandFRA
1999
Ostende
Belgium
300m T/TBriandFRA
500mTriberioITA
1500mSanfratelloITA
1400m Team T/TCardin, Gocquel, LoiselFRA
5000mL.PrestiITA
10000m PtsM.PrestiITA
20000m Elim.CardinFRA
10000m RELAYL.Presti, M.Presti, F.ZangariniITA
2000
Latina
Italy
300m T/TDuggentoITA
500mGaggioliITA
1500mL.PrestiITA
1500m Team PursuitGicquel, Cardin, BriandFRA
5000mL.PrestiITA
10000m PtsM.PrestiITA
20000m Elim.M.PrestiITA
10000m RELAYM.Presti, L.Presti, F.ZangariniITA
2001
Pacos de Ferreira
Portugal
300m T/TDuggentoITA
500mSaggioratoITA
1500mF.ZangariniITA
1500m Team T/TRomani, M.Amabili, CicconiITA
5000mF.ZangariniITA
10000m PtsGicquelFRA
20000m Elim.RomaniITA
10000m RELAYGicquel, Cardin, RabeauFRA
2002
Valence d'Agen
France
300m T/TDuggentoITA
500mBoucherFRA
1500mBoucherFRA
1400m Team T/TF.Zangarini, Romani, CicconiITA
5000mL.PrestiITA
10000m PtsM.AmabiliITA
20000m Elim.F.ZangariniITA
10000m RELAYL.Presti, Romani, F.ZangariniITA
2003
Padua
Italy
300m T/TDuggentoITA
500mSaggioratoITA
1000mL.PrestiITA
10000m Pts.RomaniITA
20000m Elim.M.PrestiITA
5000m RELAYJ.Despaux, Maillard, SohierFRA
2004
Heerde
Holland
300m T/TL.PrestiITA
500mFlackGBR
1000mL.PrestiITA
5000m Pts.M.AmabiliITA
15000m Elim.ContinFRA
5000m RELAYDouchin, Contin, FlourensFRA
2005
Juterbog
Germany
300m T/TDuggentoITA
500mTriberioITA
1000mBoucherFRA
10000m P/EContinFRA
15000m Elim.GuyaderFRA
5000m RELAYJ.Despaux, Boucher, LefevreFRA
2006
Cassano d'Adda
Italy
300m T/TTriberioITA
500mTriberioITA
1000mTriberioITA
10000m P/EGuyaderFRA
15000m Elim.RomaniITA
5000m RELAYMejia, Lerga, SanchezSPA
2007
Estarreja
Portugal
300m T/TZanettiITA
500mL.PrestiITA
1000mL.PrestiITA
10000m P/EGuyaderFRA
15000m Elim.GuyaderFRA
3000m RELAYPelloquin, Briand, GuyaderFRA
2008
Gera
Germany
300m T/THebbrechtBEL
500mJ.DespauxFRA
1000mBoucherFRA
10000m P/EFrancoliniITA
15000m Elim.GuyaderFRA
5000m RELAYGuyader, J.Despaux, ContinFRA
2009
Ostende
Belgium
300m T/THebbrechtBEL
500mPeruzzoITA
1000mB.SwingsBEL
10000m P/EB.SwingsBEL
15000m Elim.FrancoliniITA
3000m RELAYSpruyt, B.Swings, M.SwingsBEL
2010
San Benedetto del Tronto
Italy
300m T/TPelloquinFRA
500mNaselliITA
1000mB.SwingsBEL
10000m P/EB.SwingsBEL
15000m Elim.FrancoliniITA
3000m RELAYE.Fernandez, Boucher, PelloquinFRA
2011
Heerde
Holland
300m T/TR.MulderNED
500mR.MulderNED
1000mB.SwingsBEL
10000m P/EB.SwingsBEL
15000m Elim.B.SwingsBEL
3000m RELAYPelloquin, Guyader, E.FernandezFRA
2012
Szeged
Hungary
300m T/TPelloquinFRA
500mB.SwingsBEL
1000mCassioliITA
10000m P/EFrancoliniITA
15000m Elim.FrancoliniITA
3000m RELAYAngeletti, Cassioli, FrancoliniITA
2013
Almere
Holland
200m FlyingR.MulderNED
300m T/TI.FernandezSPA
500mM.MulderNED
1000mCassioliITA
10000m P/EPuelaSPA
15000m Elim.FrancoliniITA
3000m RELAYFrancolini, Angeletti, Cuncu, CassioliITA
4000M MIXED RELAYR.Mulder, Horsten, (Kamminga, Roosenboom)NED
2014
Geisingen
Germany
300m T/TD.De SouzaFRA
500mLe PivertFRA
1000mB.SwingsBEL
10000m P/EContinFRA
15000m Elim.ContinFRA
3000m RELAYSibiet, B.Swings, Provoost, M.SwingsBEL
2015
Worgl
Austria
300m T/TAlbrechtGER
500mE.De SouzaFRA
1000mB.SwingsBEL
10000m P/EB.SwingsBEL
15000m Elim.ContinFRA
3000m RELAYContin, E.De Souza, D.De Souza, Le PivertFRA