Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 kilometres walk

The Men's 50 km Race Walk at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR had an entrylist of 27 competitors. Four athletes were disqualified and eight did not finish in the final, held on 30 July 1980.[1] This event was not conducted in 1976, it was last held in 1972.

Men's 50 kilometres walk
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueCentral Lenin Stadium
DateJuly 30
Competitors29 from 14 nations
Winning time3:49:24
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Hartwig Gauder
 East Germany
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jordi Llopart
 Spain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Yevgeniy Ivchenko
 Soviet Union
← 1972
1984 →

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Final rankingEdit

Rank Athlete Time Note
    Hartwig Gauder (GDR) 3:49:24
    Jordi Llopart (ESP) 3:51:25
    Yevgeniy Ivchenko (URS) 3:56:32
4   Bengt Simonsen (SWE) 3:57:08
5   Vyacheslav Fursov (URS) 3:58:32
6   Josep Marín (ESP) 4:03:08
7   Stanisław Rola (POL) 4:07:07
8   Willi Sawall (AUS) 4:08:25
9   László Sátor (HUN) 4:10:53
10   Pavol Blažek (TCH) 4:16:26
11   Ian Richards (GBR) 4:22:57
12   Aristidis Karageorgos (GRE) 4:24:36
13   Juraj Benčík (TCH) 4:27:39
14   Enrique Peña (COL) 4:29:27
15   Ernesto Alfaro (COL) 4:46:28
DID NOT FINISH (DNF)
  Bo Gustafsson (SWE) DNF
  Bohdan Bułakowski (POL) DNF
  Daniel Bautista (MEX) DNF
  David Smith (AUS) DNF
  Gérard Lelièvre (FRA) DNF
  Martín Bermúdez (MEX) DNF
  Raúl González (MEX) DNF
  Reima Salonen (FIN) DNF
DISQUALIFIED (DSQ)
  Boris Yakovlev (URS) DSQ
  Dietmar Meisch (GDR) DSQ
  Jaromír Vaňous (TCH) DSQ
  Uwe Dünkel (GDR) DSQ

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's 50 kilometres Walk". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 9 December 2017.

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