Athletics - Men's 5000 m

5000 m

1912

Antwerpen 1920

  1. (6400) Joseph Guillemot (FRA/1920)
  2. (4000=18000) Paavo Nurmi (FIN/1920-28)
  3. (2560) Eric Backman (SWE/1920)
  4. (1600) Teodor Koskenniemi (FIN/1920)
  5. (1000) Charles Blewitt (GBR/1920)
  6. (640) William Seagrove (GBR/1920)
  7. (400) Carlo Speroni (ITA/1920)
  8. (256) Alfred Nichols (GBR/1920)
  9. (160) Julien Van Campenhout (BEL/1920)
  10. (100) Nils Bergström (SWE/1920)
  11. (64) Rudolf Falk (SWE /1920)
  12. (40) Herbert Irwin (IRL/1920)
  13. (25.6) Emanuel Lundström (SWE/1920)
  14. (6.4) Clifford Furnas (USA/1920)
  15. (6.4) Hallock Brown (USA/1920)
  16. (6.4) Ivan Dresser (USA/1920)
    fifth in heats
  17. (2.29) Alfred Gaschen (SUI/1920)
  18. (2.29=19.49) Lucien Duquesne (FRA/1920-28)
  19. (2.29) Charles Hunter (USA/1920)
  20. (2.29) Ilmari Vesamaa (FIN/1920)
    sixth in heats
  21. (0.364) Augusto Maccario (ITA/1920)
  22. (0.364) Juan Muguerza Sasieta (ESP/1920)
  23. (0.364=1.444) Alexandros Kranis (GRE/1920-24)
  24. (0.364) Tomeichi Oura (JPN/1920)
    seventh in heats
  25. (0.057) Jean-Baptiste Manhés (FRA/1920)
  26. (0.057) Konosuke Sano (JPN/1920)
  27. (0.057) François Vyncke (BEL/1920)
  28. (0.057) Jón Jónsson (Kaldal) (DEN/1920)
    eighth in heats
  29. (0.013) Karel Pacák (CZE/1920)
  30. (0.013) Henri Smets (BEL/1920)
    ninth in heats
  31. (-2.52) Ali Maghoub (EGY/1920)
  32. (-2.52) Gerardus van der Wel (NED/1920)
    did not finish in heats
  33. (-3.26) Pierre Trullemans (BEL/1920)
  34. (-3.26) Panagiotis Retelas (GRE/1920)
  35. (-3.26) Thomas Towns (CAN/1920)
  36. (-3.26) Artur Nielsen (DEN/1920)
  37. (-3.26) Teodoro "Diodoro" Pons (ESP/1920)
  38. (-3.26) Carlo Martinenghi (ITA/1920)

Paris 1924

  1. (6400=18000) Paavo Nurmi (FIN/1920-28)
  2. (4000=10400) Ville Ritola (FIN/1924-28)
  3. (2560=5120) Edvin Wide (SWE/1924-28)
  4. (1600) John Romig (USA/1924)
  5. (1000) Eino Seppälä (FIN/1924)
  6. (640) Charles Clibbon (GBR/1924)
  7. (400) Lucien Dolques (FRA/1924)
  8. (256) Axel Eriksson-Ejderfeldt (SWE/1924)
  9. (160) Léonard Mascaux (FRA/1924)
  10. (100) Frank Saunders (GBR/1924)
  11. (64) Eino Rastas (FIN/1924)
  12. (40) Katzuo Okazaki (JPN/1924)
    fifth in heat
  13. (17.2) Charles Johnstone (GBR/1924)
  14. (17.2) Maurice Norland (FRA/1924)
  15. (17.2=19.76) Lucien Duquesne (FRA/1920-28)
    sixth in heat
  16. (4.32) Ralph Starr (GBR/1924)
  17. (4.32) Harold Phelps (USA/1924)
  18. (4.32) Jan Zeegers. Sr. (NED/1924)
    seventh in heat
  19. (1.08) Eastman Doolittle (USA/1924)
  20. (1.08) David MacGill (CAN/1924)
  21. (1.08=1.444) Alexandros Kranis (GRE/1920-24)
    eighth in heat
  22. (0.272) Camille Van de Velde (BEL/1924)
  23. (0.272=0.273) Gurbachan Singh Randhawa (IND/1924-28)
  24. (0.272) George Lermond (USA/1924)
    ninth in heat
  25. (0.068) Alfredo Gomes (BRA/1924)
  26. (0.068) Stefan Szelestowski (POL/1924)
  27. (0.068) Malcolm Boyd (AUS/1924)
    tenth in heat
  28. (0.017) Mohamed El-Sayed (EGY/1924)
  29. (0.017=0.018) Karel Nedobitý (TCH/1924-28)
  30. (0.017) Hans Kantor (AUT/1924)
    eleventh in heat
  31. (-2.43) Joaquin Miguel (ESP/1924)
  32. (-2.43) Miguel Palau (ESP/1924)
    twelfth in heat
  33. (-2.13) Vilis Cimmermans (LAT/1924)
  34. (-2.13) Pedro Curiel (MEX/1924)
    thirteenth in heat
  35. (-3.52) Daniel Eslava (MEX/1924)
  36. (-3.52) Arturs Motmillers (LAT/1924)
    fourteenth in heat
  37. (-3.26) Stanislaw Ziffer (POL/1924)
    did not finish
  38. (-3.26) William Marthe (SUI/1924)

(MAD)

Amsterdam 1928

  1. (6400=10400) Ville Ritola (FIN/1924-28)
  2. (4000=18000) Paavo Nurmi (FIN/1920-28)
  3. (2560=5120) Edvin Wide (SWE/1924-28)
  4. (1600) Leo Lermond (USA/1928)
  5. (1000) Ragnar Magnusson (SWE/1928)
  6. (640) Armas Kinnunen (FIN/1928)
  7. (400) Stanislavs Petkevic (LAT/1928)
  8. (256) Herbert Johnston (GBR/1928)
  9. (160) Brian Oddie (GBR/1928)
  10. (100) Macauley Smith (USA/1928)
  11. (40) Eino Purje (FIN/1928)
  12. (40) Nils Eklöf (SWE/1928)
    fifth in heats
  13. (17.2) Jesús Oyarbide (ESP/1928)
  14. (17.2) Walter Beavers (GBR/1928)
  15. (17.2) Otto Kohn (GER/1928)
    sixth in heats
  16. (4.32) Axel Petersen (DEN/1928)
  17. (4.32) Roger Pelé (FRA/1928)
  18. (4.32) Arie Klaasse (NED/1928)
    seventh in heats
  19. (1.08) Arturo Peña (ESP/1928)
  20. (1.08) Frederick Light (GBR/1928)
  21. (1.08) Willi Boltze (GER/1928)
    eighth in heats
  22. (0.272=19.76) Lucien Duquesne (FRA/1920-28)
  23. (0.272) Arthur Callard (CAN/1928)
  24. (0.272) Josef Košcak (CZE/1928)
    ninth in heats
  25. (0.068) Seghir Beddari (ALG/1928)
  26. (0.068) Andreas Paouris (GRE/1928)
    tenth in heats
  27. (0.021) Julius Petraitis (LTU/1928)
    eleventh in heats
  28. (-2.82) David Abbott (USA/1928)
    did not finish
  29. (-3.64=0.018) Karel Nedobitý (CZE/1924-28)
  30. (-3.64=0.273) Gurbachan Singh Randhawa (IND/1924-28)
  31. (-3.64) George Hyde (AUS/1928)
  32. (-3.64) Arthur Keay (CAN/1928)
  33. (-3.64) William Kibblewhite (CAN/1928)
  34. (-3.64) Nol Wolf (NED/1928)
  35. (-3.64) Julien Serwy (BEL/1928)
  36. (-3.64) Ciro Chapa (MEX/1928)
  37. (-3.64) Pieter Gerbrands (NED/1928)
  38. (-3.64) Charles Haworth (USA/1928)

Los Angeles 1932

  1. (6400=10400) Lauri Lehtinen (FIN/1932-36)
  2. (4000) Ralph Hill (USA/1932)
  3. (2560) Lauri "Lasse" Virtanen (FIN/1932)
  4. (1600) John Savidan (NZL/1932)
  5. (1000) Jean-Gunnar Lindgren (SWE/1932)
  6. (640=640) Max Syring (GER/1932-36)
  7. (400) James Burns (GBR/1932)
  8. (256) Daniel Dean (USA/1932)
  9. (160) Erik Pettersson (SWE/1932)
  10. (100) Alexander Hillhouse (AUS/1932)
  11. (64=64.02) Robert Rankine (CAN/1932-36)
  12. (40) Shoichiro Takenaka (JPN/1932)
  13. (16=17.08) Roger Rochard (FRA/1932-36)
  14. (16) Paul Rekers (USA/1932)
  15. (8.2=8.2) Valentin González (MEX/1932-36)
  16. (8.2) George Bailey (GBR/1932)
  17. (4) Masamichi Kitamoto (JPN/1932)
  18. (2.56) Juan Morales (MEX/1932)

Berlin 1936

  1. (6400) Gunnar Höckert (FIN/1936)
  2. (4000=10400) Lauri Lehtinen (FIN/1932-36)
  3. (2560) Henry Jonsson-Kälarne (SWE/1936)
  4. (1600) Kohei Murakoso (JPN/1936)
  5. (1000) Józef Noji (POL/1936)
  6. (640) Ilmari Salminen (FIN/1936)
  7. (400) Umberto Cerati (ITA/1936)
  8. (256) Louis Zamperini (USA/1936)
  9. (160) Rolf Hansen (NOR/1936)
  10. (100) Harry Siefert (DEN/1936)
  11. (64) Peter Ward (GBR/1936)
  12. (40) Frank Close (GBR/1936)
  13. (25.6) Donald Lash (USA/1936)
  14. (16) Bror Hellström (SWE/1936)
  15. (10) Aubrey Reeve (GBR/1936)
  16. (4.32) René Lecuron (FRA/1936)
  17. (4.32) Salvatore Mastroienni (ITA/1936)
  18. (4.32) Åke Jansson-Spångert (SWE/1936)
  19. (1.08=17.08) Roger Rochard (FRA/1932-36)
  20. (1.08) Henry Nielsen (DEN/1936)
  21. (1.08) Raymond Lefébvre (FRA/1936)
  22. (0.272) Edmund Stadler (GER/1936)
  23. (0.272) Karl-Heinz Becker (GER/1936)
  24. (0.272) Cecil Matthews (NZL/1936)
  25. (0.068) Simon István (HUN/1936)
  26. (0.068) Szilágyi Jen? (HUN/1936)
  27. (0.068) Thomas Deckard (USA/1936)
  28. (0.017=64.02) Robert Rankine (CAN/1932-36)
  29. (0.017=640) Max Syring (GER/1932-36)
  30. (0.017) Kelen János (HUN/1936)
  31. (-2.43) Friedrich Fischer (AUT/1936)
  32. (-2.43) Milton Wallace (CAN/1936)
  33. (-2.43) Hideo Tanaka (JPN/1936)
  34. (-2.13) Oscar Van Rumst (BEL/1936)
  35. (-2.13) Hernando Navarette (COL/1936)
  36. (-2.13) Ive Krevs (YUG/1936)
  37. (-3.27=8.2) Valentin González (MEX/1932-36)
  38. (-3.27) Mohamed Ahmed Abu Sobea (EGY/1936)
  39. (-3.27) Michel Medinger. Sr. (LUX/1936)
  40. (-3.1) Gottfried Utiger (SUI/1936)
  41. (-4.64) Raunaq Singh Gill (IND/1936)

1948


Written 2001-07-29 - last modified 2003-04-04

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