Athletics at the 1928 Summer Olympics – Men's marathon

Men's Marathon event at the 1928 Summer Olympics took place in Amsterdam, Netherlands on Sunday, August 5, 1928. The race started on 15.14h local time. A total number of 57 athletes completed the race, with Willem van der Steen from the Netherlands finishing in last position in 3:29:21. There were 69 competitors from 23 countries. Twelve of them did not finish.[1]

Men's marathon
at the Games of the IX Olympiad
El Ouafi 1928.JPG
VenueOlympisch Stadion, Amsterdam
DatesAugust 5
Competitors69 from 23 nations
Winning time2:32:57
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Boughera El Ouafi  France
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Manuel Plaza  Chile
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Martti Marttelin  Finland
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ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Nation Time
  Boughera El Ouafi   France 2:32:57
  Manuel Plaza   Chile 2:33:23
  Martti Marttelin   Finland 2:35:02
4 Kanematsu Yamada   Japan 2:35:29
5 Joie Ray   United States 2:36:04
6 Seiichiro Tsuda   Japan 2:36:20
7 Yrjö Korholin-Koski   Finland 2:36:40
8 Sam Ferris   Great Britain 2:37:41
9 Albert Michelsen   United States 2:38:56
10 Clifford Bricker   Canada 2:39:24
11 Harry Wood   Great Britain 2:41:15
12 Verner Laaksonen   Finland 2:41:35
13 Harry Payne   Great Britain 2:42:39
14 Eino Rastas   Finland 2:43:08
15 Väinö Sipilä   Finland 2:43:08
16 Alois Krof   Czechoslovakia 2:43:18
17 Johnny Miles   Canada 2:43:32
18 Léon Broers   Belgium 2:44:37
19 Hans Stelges   Germany 2:45:27
20 Dunky Wright   Great Britain 2:45:30
21 Herbert Bignall   Great Britain 2:45:44
22 Ernest Harper   Great Britain 2:45:44
23 Jean Gérault   France 2:46:08
24 Ilmari Kuokka   Finland 2:46:34
25 Gustav Kinn   Sweden 2:47:35
26 Silas McLellan   Canada 2:49:33
27 Clarence DeMar   United States 2:50:42
28 Marcel Denis   France 2:51:15
29 Guillaume Tell   France 2:51:18
30 Henri Landheer   Netherlands 2:51:59
31 Paul Hempel   Germany 2:52:01
32 Aurelio Terrazas   Mexico 2:52:22
33 František Zyka   Czechoslovakia 2:52:42
34 Giuseppe Ferrera   Italy 2:53:10
35 José Torres   Mexico 2:54:00
36 Johan Støa   Norway 2:54:15
37 Gerard Steuers   Belgium 2:54:48
38 Artūrs Motmillers   Latvia 2:56:45
39 James Henigan   United States 2:56:50
40 Matthew Steytler   South Africa 2:57:21
41 Harvey Frick   United States 2:57:24
42 Jean Linssen   Belgium 2:58:08
43 Frank Hughes   Canada 2:58:12
44 William Agee   United States 2:58:50
45 Percy Wyer   Canada 2:58:52
46 Georg Hoerger   Germany 2:59:01
47 Kurt Schneider   Germany 2:59:36
48 Juichi Nagatani   Japan 3:03:34
49 József Galambos   Hungary 3:05:58
50 Paul Gerhardt   Germany 3:09:30
51 Gottlieb Bach   Denmark 3:10:10
52 Emilio Ferrer   Spain 3:11:05
53 Dimitrije Stefanović   Yugoslavia 3:11:35
54 Joop Vermeulen   Netherlands 3:13:47
55 Pleun van Leenen   Netherlands 3:14:37
56 Jean Marien   Belgium 3:16:13
57 Willem van der Steen   Netherlands 3:19:53
Axel Elofs   Sweden DNF
Aksel Madsen   Denmark DNF
Orla Olsen   Denmark DNF
Vintilǎ Cristescu   Romania DNF
Romeo Bertini   Italy DNF
Attilio Conton   Italy DNF
Stefano Natale   Italy DNF
Vilis Cimmermans   Latvia DNF
Karl Laas   Estonia DNF
Teun Sprong   Netherlands DNF
Bram Groeneweg   Netherlands DNF
Franz Wanderer   Germany DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games: Men's Marathon". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 29 April 2017.

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