Athletics at the 1959 Summer Universiade – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay

The men's 4 × 400 metres relay event at the 1959 Summer Universiade was held at the Stadio Comunale di Torino in Turin on 5 and 6 September 1959.[1]

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

Rank Heat Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 1   West Germany Albert Grawitz, Burkhart Quantz, Walter Oberste, Otto Klappert 3:21.6 Q
2 1   France Daniel Laurent, Paul Haennig, Jean-Marie Kling, René Sadler 3:21.6 Q[2]
3 1   Poland Bogusław Gierajewski, Jan Cholewa, Janusz Ludka, Zygmunt Czapracki 3:2?.? Q
4 1   Luxembourg Paul Sahl, Lieb, Norbert Haupert, Roger Bofferding 3:27.1
5 1    Switzerland Harder, Egloff, Thomet, Bosiger 3:29.8
1 2   Italy Elio Catola, Nereo Fossati, Mario Fraschini, Germano Gimelli 3:53.5 Q
2 2   Great Britain Robert Hay, Mike Robinson, John Holt, Norman Futter 3:53.6 Q
3 2   Spain Jesús Rancaño, Elías Reguero, Gómez Velesca, José Luis Martínez 3:53.7 Q

FinalEdit

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Rank Nation Athletes Time Notes
    West Germany Albert Grawitz, Burkhart Quantz, Walter Oberste, Otto Klappert 3:09.5
    Italy Elio Catola, Nereo Fossati, Mario Fraschini, Germano Gimelli 3:11.4
    Great Britain Robert Hay, Mike Robinson, John Holt, Norman Futter 3:12.2
4   Poland Bogusław Gierajewski, Jan Cholewa, Janusz Ludka, Zygmunt Czapracki 3:12.8
5   France Daniel Laurent, Paul Haennig, Jean-Marie Kling, René Sadler 3:13.1 [2]
6   Spain Jesús Rancaño, Elías Reguero, Gómez Velesca, José Luis Martínez 3:13.6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Resultados Universiada - 1959" (PDF). Atletismo (in Spanish). November 1959: 10, 17. Retrieved 4 March 2021.
  2. ^ a b French results
  3. ^ García, Gerardo (7 September 1959). "Terminaron los Juegos de la Universiada" (in Spanish). Mundo Deportivo. p. 6. Retrieved 26 February 2021.