Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 400 metres hurdles

The Men's 400 metres Hurdles at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union had an entrylist of 23 competitors, with three qualifying heats (23 runners), two semi-finals (16) before the final (8) took place on Saturday July 26, 1980.[1]

Men's 400 metres hurdles
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueLenin Stadium
Dates25–26 July
Competitors23 from 20 nations
Winning time48.70
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Volker Beck
 East Germany
2nd, silver medalist(s) Vasyl Arkhypenko
 Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Gary Oakes
 Great Britain
← 1976
1984 →

Contents

FinalEdit

RANK FINAL TIME
    Volker Beck (GDR) 48.70
    Vasyl Arkhypenko (URS) 48.86
    Gary Oakes (GBR) 49.11
4.   Nikolay Vasilyev (URS) 49.34
5.   Rok Kopitar (YUG) 49.67
6.   Horia Toboc (ROU) 49.84
7.   Franz Meier (SUI) 50.00
8.   Yanko Bratanov (BUL) 56.35

Semi finalsEdit

  • Held on Friday 1980-07-25
RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Volker Beck (GDR) 50.36
2.   Rok Kopitar (YUG) 50.55
3.   Horia Toboc (ROU) 50.58
4.   Harry Schulting (NED) 50.61
5.   Aleksandr Kharlov (URS) 50.64
6.   József Szalai (HUN) 51.06
7.   Antônio Dias Ferreira (BRA) 52.31
  Christer Gullstrand (SWE) DNS


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Vasyl Arkhypenko (URS) 49.80
2.   Nikolay Vasilyev (URS) 49.87
3.   Gary Oakes (GBR) 50.07
4.   Franz Meier (SUI) 50.12
5.   Yanko Bratanov (BUL) 50.17
6.   Ryszard Szparak (POL) 50.41
7.   John Akii-Bua (UGA) 51.10
8.   Juan Lloveras (ESP) 51.86

HeatsEdit

  • Held on Thursday 1980-07-24
RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Nikolay Vasilyev (URS) 50.09
2.   Antônio Dias Ferreira (BRA) 50.14
3.   Volker Beck (GDR) 50.35
4.   Ryszard Szparak (POL) 50.45
5.   John Akii-Bua (UGA) 50.87
6.   Horia Toboc (ROU) 50.89
7.   Davison Lishebo (ZAM) 51.73


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Harry Schulting (NED) 50.01
2.   József Szalai (HUN) 50.23
3.   Gary Oakes (GBR) 50.39
4.   Aleksandr Kharlov (URS) 50.79
5.   José Casabona (ESP) 51.26
  Wilfred Kareng (BOT) DNF
  Leonel Teller (NCA) DNF
  Ali Hassan Kadhum (IRQ) DNS


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.   Vasyl Arkhypenko (URS) 50.22
2.   Franz Meier (SUI) 50.32
3.   Rok Kopitar (YUG) 50.34
4.   Juan Lloveras (ESP) 50.48
5.   Yanko Bratanov (BUL) 50.56
6.   Christer Gullstrand (SWE) 50.95
7.   Amer Maaraoui (SYR) 53.26
8.   Abdultif Hashem (KUW) 53.31

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's 400 metres Hurdles". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 5 October 2017.