1972 (Munich) Olympic Games - some results


Track Events - MEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresValery Borzov
USSR
10.14s Robert Taylor
USA
10.24s Lennox Miller
Jamaica
10.33s
200 metresValery Borzov
USSR
20.00sLarry Black
USA
20.19s Pietro Mennea
Italy
20.30s
400 metresVince Matthews
USA
44.66sWayne Collett
USA
44.80s Julius Sang
Kenya
44.92s
800 metresDave Wottle
USA
1m 45.9sYevgeny Arzhanov
USSR
1m 45.9s Mike Boit
Kenya
1m 46.0s
1500 metresPekka Vasala
Finland
3m 36.3sKip Keino
Kenya
3m 36.8s Rod Dixon
New Zealand
3m 37.5s
5000 metresLasse Viren
Finland
13m 26.4s Mohamed Gammoudi
Tunisia
13m 27.4sIan Stewart
GB
13m 27.6s
10000 metresLasse Viren
Finland
27m 38.4s Emiel Puttemans
Belgium
27m 39.6sMiruts Yifter
Ethiopia
27m 41.0s
Marathon
(42,195 metres)
Frank Shorter
USA
2h 12m 20sKarel Lismont
Belgium
2h 14m 32sMamo Wolde
Ethiopia
2h 15m 8s
Steeplechase
(3000 metres)
Kipchoge Keino
Kenya
8m 23.6sBenjamin Jipcho
Kenya
8m 24.6sTapio Kantanen
Finland
8m 24.8s

Field Events - MEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpYuriy Tarmak
USSR
2.23 mStefan Junge
German Dem. Rep.
2.21 mDwight Stones
USA
2.21 m
Long JumpRandy Williams
USA
8.24 mHans Baumgartner
Germany
8.18 mArnie Robinson
USA
8.03 m
Pole VaultWolfgang Nordwig
German Dem. Rep.
5.50 mBob Seagren
USA
5.40 mJan Johnson
USA
5.35 m
ShotWladyslaw Komar
Poland
21.18 mGeorge Woods
USA
21.17 mHelmut Briesernick
German Dem. Rep.
21.14 m
DiscusLudwig Danek
Czechoslovakia
64.40 mJay Silvester
USA
63.50 mRicky Bruch
Sweden
63.40 m
JavelinKlaus Wolfermann
Germany
90.48 mJanis Lusis
USSR
90.46 m Bill Schmidt
USA
84.42 m

Track Events - WOMEN
EventGoldTimeSilverTimeBronzeTime
100 metresRenate Stecher
German Dem. Rep.
11.07s Raelene Boyle
Australia
11.23s Silvia Chivas
Cuba
11.24s
200 metresRenate Stecher
German Dem. Rep.
22.40s Raelene Boyle
Australia
22.45s Irene Szewinska
Poland
22.74s
400 metresMonika Zehrt
German Dem. Rep.
51.08s Rita Wilden
Germany
51.21s Kathy Hammond
USA
51.64s
800 metresHildegard Falck
Germany
1m 58.6s Niole Sabaite
USSR
1m 58.7s Gunhild Hoffmeister
German Dem. Rep.
1m 59.2s
1500 metresLyudmila Bragina
USSR
4m 1.4s Gunhild Hoffmeister
German Dem. Rep.
4m 2.8s Paola Cacchi
Italy
4m 2.9s

Field Events - WOMEN
Ht/Dist Ht/Dist Ht/Dist
High JumpUlrike Meyfarth
Germany
1.92 mYordanka Blagoyeva
Bulgaria
1.88 mIlona Gusenbauer
Austria
1.88 m
Long JumpHeidemarie Rosendahl
Germany
6.78 mDana Yorgova
Bulgaria
6.77 mEva Suranova
Czechoslovakia
6.67 m
ShotNadezyda Chizhova
USSR
21.03 mMargitta Gummel
German Dem. Rep.
20.22 mIvanka Khristova
Bulgaria
19.35 m
DiscusFaina Melnik
USSR
66.62 mArgentina Menis
Romania
65.06 mVasilka Stoyeva
Bulgaria
64.34 m
JavelinRuth Fuchs
German Dem. Rep.
63.88 mJacqueline Todten
German Dem. Rep.
62.54 mKathy Schmidt
USA
59.94 m