|Venue||Manchester, United Kingdom|
|Date(s)||–30 March 200826|
The 2008 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling. They took place at the Manchester Velodrome in Manchester, United Kingdom from 26 to 30 March 2008. Eighteen events were scheduled; the women's team pursuit being the only addition from the 2007 championships.
As in 2007, the domination of the Great Britain team was clear. Breaking three world records en route, they won eleven medals in total. Indeed, half of the eighteen gold medals on offer were won by the British team.
|Totals (16 nations)||18||18||18||54|
| Men's sprint || Chris Hoy || Kévin Sireau || Mickaël Bourgain |
| Men's 1 km time trial || Teun Mulder ||1:01.332|| Michaël D'Almeida ||1:01.514|| François Pervis ||1:01.574|
| Men's individual pursuit || Bradley Wiggins ||4:18.519|| Jenning Huizenga ||4:23.474|| Alexei Markov ||4:21.097|
| Men's team pursuit || Ed Clancy |
| Michael Færk Christensen |
|3:59.381|| Graeme Brown |
| Men's team sprint || Grégory Baugé |
|43.271|| Ross Edgar |
|43.777|| Theo Bos |
| Men's keirin || Chris Hoy || Teun Mulder || Christos Volikakis |
| Men's scratch || Aliaksandr Lisouski || Wim Stroetinga || Roger Kluge |
| Men's points race || Vasil Kiryienka ||24|| Christophe Riblon ||23|| Peter Schep ||19|
| Men's madison || Mark Cavendish |
|19|| Roger Kluge |
|13|| Michael Mørkøv |
| Men's omnium || Hayden Godfrey ||19|| Leigh Howard ||28|| Aliaksandr Lisouski ||35|
| Women's sprint || Victoria Pendleton || Simona Krupeckaitė || Jennie Reed |
| Women's 500 m time trial || Lisandra Guerra ||34.021|| Simona Krupeckaitė ||34.066|| Sandie Clair ||34.253|
| Women's individual pursuit || Rebecca Romero ||3:30.501|| Sarah Hammer ||3:37.006|| Katie Mactier ||3:32.347|
| Women's team pursuit || Wendy Houvenaghel |
| Svitlana Halyuk |
|3:29.744|| Charlotte Becker |
| Women's team sprint || Victoria Pendleton |
|33.661|| Gong Jinjie |
|34.223|| Dana Glöss |
| Women's keirin || Jennie Reed || Victoria Pendleton || Christin Muche |
| Women's scratch || Ellen van Dijk || Yumari Gonzalez Valdivieso || Belinda Goss |
| Women's points race || Marianne Vos ||33|| Trine Schmidt ||25|| Vera Carrara ||20|
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