1936 (Berlin) Olympic Games - some results


Track Events - MEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresJesse Owens
USA
10.3s Ralph Metcalfe
USA
10.4s Martinus Osendarp
Netherlands
10.5s
200 metresJesse Owens
USA
20.7sMatthew Robinson
USA
21.1s Martinus Osendarp
Netherlands
21.3s
400 metresArchie Williams
USA
46.5sArthur Brown
GB
46.7s James LuValle
USA
46.8s
800 metresJohn Woodruff
USA
1m 52.9sMario Lanzi
Italy
1m 53.3s Philip Edwards
Canada
1m 53.6s
1500 metresJack Lovelock
New Zealand
3m 47.8sJack Cunningham
USA
3m 48.4s Luigi Beccali
Italy
3m 49.2s
5000 metresGunnar Hockert
Finland
14m 22.2s Lauri Lehtinen
Finland
14m 25.8sHenry Jonsson
Sweden
14m 29.0s
10000 metresIlmari Salminen
Finland
30m 15.4s Arvo Askola
Finland
30m 15.6sVolmari Iso-Hollo
Finland
30m 20.2s
Marathon
(42,195 metres)
Sohn Kee-chung
Korea
2h 29m 19sErnest Harper
GB
2h 31m 23sNam Seung-yong
Korea
2h 31m 42s
Steeplechase
(3000 metres)
Volmari Iso-Hollo
Finland
9m 3.8sKaarlo Tuominen
Finland
9m 6.8sAlfred Dompert
Germany
9m 7.2s

Field Events - MEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpCornelius Johnson
USA
2.03 mDavid Albritton
USA
2.00 mDelos Thurber
USA
2.00 m
Long JumpJesse Owens
USA
8.06 mLutz Long
Germany
7.87 mNaoto Tajima
Japan
7.74 m
Pole VaultEarle Meadows
USA
4.35 mShuhei Nishida
Japan
4.25 mSueo Oe
Japan
4.25 m
ShotHans Woellke
Germany
16.20 mSulo Barlund
Finland
16.12 mGerhard Stock
Germany
15.66 m
DiscusKenneth Carpenter
USA
50.48 mGordon Dunn
USA
49.36 mGiorgio Oberweger
Italy
49.23 m
JavelinGerard Stock
Germany
71.84 m Yrjo Nikkanen
Finland
70.77 m Kallervo Toivonen
Finland
70.72 m

This is the first of the Olympic Games in which the record-keeping seems not have given later writers any cause for confusion, except for the occasional variation in the anglicising of some foreign names.

Track Events - WOMEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresHelen Stephens
USA
11.5s Stanislawa Walasiewicz
Poland
11.7s Kathe Krauss
Germany
11.9s
800 metres
Was NOT held in
these games

Field Events - WOMEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpIbolya Csak
Hungary
1.60 mDorothy Odam
GB
1.60 mElfriede Kaun
Germany
1.60 m
DiscusGisela Mauermayer
Germany
47.63 mJadwiga Wajsowna
Poland
46.22 mPaula Mollenhauer
Germany
39.80 m
JavelinTilly Fleischer
Germany
45.18 mLuise Kruger
Germany
43.29 mMarja Kwasniewska
Poland
41.80 m