Home

Cite

1972 Men's Olympic Track & Field Medalists

Event Time 
100mValery Borzov, USSR10.14 
 Robert Taylor, USA10.24 
 Lennox Miller, JAM10.33 
200mValery Borzov, USSR20.00 
 Larry Black, USA20.19 
 Pietro Mennea, ITA20.30 
400mVince Matthews, USA44.66 
 Wayne Collett, USA44.80 
 Julius Sang, KEN44.92 
800mDave Wottle, USA1:45.9 
 Yewgeniy Arzhanov, USSR1:45.9 
 Mike Boit, KEN1:46.0 
1500mPekka Vasala, FIN3:36.3 
 Kipchoge Keino, KEN3:36.8 
 Rodney Dixon, NZL3:37.5 
5000mLasse Viren, FIN13:26.4OR
 Mohamed Gammoudi, TUN13:27.4 
 Ian Stewart, GBR13:27.6 
10,000mLasse Viren, FIN27:38.4WR
 Emiel Puttemans, BEL27:39.6 
 Miruts Yifter, ETH27:41.0 
MarathonFrank Shorter, USA2:12:19.8 
 Karel Lismont, BEL2:14:31.8 
 Mamo Wolde, ETH2:15:08.4 
110m HRod Milburn, USA13.24=WR
 Guy Drut, FRA13.34 
 Thomas Hill, USA13.48 
400m HJohn Akii-Bua, UGA47.82WR
 Ralph Mann, USA48.51 
 David Hemery, GBR48.52 
3000m
Steeple
Kip Keino, KEN8:23.6OR
 Benjamin Jipcho, KEN8:24.6 
 Tapio Kantanen, FIN8:24.8 
20k WalkPeter Frenkel, E. Ger1:26:42.4OR
 Vladimir Golubnichiy, USSR1:26:55.2 
 Hans Reimann, E. Ger1:27:16.6 
50k WalkBernd Kannenberg, W. Ger3:56:11.6OR
 Venjamin Soldatenko, USSR3:58:24.0 
 Larry Young, USA4:00:46.0 
4x100mUSA (Larry Black, Robert
Taylor, Gerald Tinker,
Eddie Hart)
38.19=WR
 Soviet Union38.50 
 West Germany38.79 
4x400mKEN (Charles Asati, Hezaklah
Nyamau, Robert Ouko,
Julius Sang)
2:59.8 
 Great Britain3:00.5 
 France3:00.7 
Event Mark 
High JumpYuri Tarmak, USSR7- 33/4 
 Stefan Junge, E. Ger7-3 
 Dwight Stones, USA7-3 
Pole VaultWolfgang Nordwig, E. Ger18- 01/2OR
 Robert Seagren, USA17-81/2 
 Jan Johnson, USA17-61/2 
Long JumpRandy Williams, USA27- 01/2 
 Hans Baumgartner, W. Ger26-10 
 Arnie Robinson, USA26-4 
Triple JumpViktor Saneyev, USSR56-111/4 
 Jörg Drehmel, E. Ger56-91/4 
 Nelson Prudencio, BRA55-111/4 
Shot PutWladyslaw Komar, POL69- 6OR
 George Woods, USA69-51/2 
 Hartmut Briesenick, E. Ger69-41/4 
DiscusLudvik Danek, CZE211- 3 
 Jay Silvester, USA208-4 
 Rickard Bruch, SWE208-0 
HammerAnatoly Bondarchuk, USSR247- 8OR
 Jochen Sachse, E. Ger245-11 
 Vasiliy Khmelevski, USSR242-101/2 
JavelinKlaus Wolfermann, W. Ger296-10OR
 Janis Lusis, USSR296-9 
 William Schmidt, USA276-111/2 
DecathlonNikolai Avilov, USSR8454 ptsWR
 Leonid Litvinenko, USSR8035 
 Ryszard Katus, POL7984 

 

 Track & FieldWomen

 

 
 
1972 Olympics Track & Field Medal Winners 1972 Women's Olympic Track & Field Medalists