1928 (Amsterdam) Olympic Games - some results


Track Events - MEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresPercy Williams
Canada
10.8s Jack London
GB
10.9s Georg Lammers
Germany
10.9s
200 metresPercy Williams
Canada
21.8sWalter Rangeley
GB
21.9s Helmuth Kornig
Germany
21.9s
400 metresRaymond Barbuti
USA
47.8sJames Ball
Canada
48.0s Joachim Buchner
Germany
48.2s
800 metresDouglas Lowe
GB
1m 51.8sErik Bylehn
Sweden
1m 52.8s Hermann Engelhardt
Germany
1m 53.2s
1500 metresHarry Larva
Finland
3m 53.2sJules Ladoumegue
France
3m 53.8s Eino Purje-Borg
Finland
3m 56.4s
5000 metresVille Ritola
Finland
14m 38.0s Paavo Nurmi
Finland
14m 40.0sEdvin Wide
Sweden
14m 41.2s
10000 metresPaavo Nurmi
Finland
30m 18.8s Ville Ritola
Finland
30m 19.4sEdvin Wide
Sweden
31m 0.8s
Marathon
(42,195 metres)
Mohamed El Quafi
France
2h 32m 57sMiguel Plaza Reyes
Chile
2h 33m 23sMartti Marttelin
Finland
2h 35m 2s
Steeplechase
(3000 metres)
Toivo Loukola
Finland
9m 21.8sPaavo Nurmi
Finland
9m 31.2sOve Andersen
Finland
9m 35.6s

Field Events - MEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpRobert King
USA
1.94 mBenjamin Hodges
USA
1.91 mClaude Menard
France
1.91 m
Long JumpEdward Hamm
USA
7.73 mSylvio Cator
Haiti
7.58 mAlfred Bates
USA
7.40 m
Pole VaultSabin Carr
USA
4.20 mWilliam Droegemuller
USA
4.10 mCharles McGinnis
USA
3.95 m
ShotJohn Kuck
USA
15.87 mHerman Brix
USA
15.75 mEmil Hirschfeld
Germany
15.72 m
DiscusClarence Houser
USA
47.32 mAntero Kivi
Finland
47.23 mJames Corson
USA
47.10 m
JavelinErik Lundkvist
Sweden
66.60 m Bela Szepes
Hungary
65.26 m Olav Sunde
Norway
63.97 m

There are a few disagreements about times (and lengths) given by different authorities for the Silver and Bronze, but not for the Gold.
This was the FIRST Olympic Games in which women took part in any Track or Field events.

Track Events - WOMEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresElizabeth Robinson
USA
12.2s Fanny Rosenfeld
Canada
12.3s Ethel Smith
Canada
12.3s
800 metresLina Radke-Batschauer
Germany
2m 16.8s Kinuye Hitomi
Japan
2m 17.6s Inga Gentzel
Sweden
2m 17.8s

Field Events - WOMEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpEthel Catherwood
Canada
1.59 mCarolina Gisolf
Netherlands
1.56 mMildred Wiley
USA
1.56 m
DiscusHelena Konopacka
Poland
39.62 mLilian Copeland
USA
37.08 mRuth Svedberg
Sweden
35.92 m