Athletics at the 1959 Summer Universiade – Men's pentathlon

The men's pentathlon event at the 1959 Summer Universiade was held at the Stadio Comunale di Torino in Turin on 3 September 1959.[1] It was the only time men contested the pentathlon at the Universiade with it being replaced with the decathlon from the next edition.

ResultsEdit

  The highest mark recorded in each event is highlighted in yellow
Rank Athlete Nationality LJ JT 200m DT 1500m Points Notes
  Vasili Kuznetsov   Soviet Union 7.18 72.70 22.2 49.50 4:59.5 4006 WB[2]
  Hermann Salomon   West Germany 6.18 74.45 23.9 43.07 4:30.4 3530 [2]
  Miloš Vojtek   Czechoslovakia 6.47 66.63 24.0 37.46 4:47.2 3048 [2]
4 Cinca   Romania 6.83 50.60 23.0 32.67 4:33.5 2935
5 Herbert Stichnote   West Germany 6.03 43.31 24.0 31.08 3:57.9 2880
6 Stanga    Switzerland 7.02 39.15 23.1 30.44 4:25.4 2806
7 Franco Radman   Italy 6.61 52.74 23.7 33.55 4:51.1 2685
Thomet    Switzerland 6.31 46.39 23.4 32.91 4:35.6 ?

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Resultados Universiada - 1959" (PDF). Atletismo (in Spanish). November 1959: 7. Retrieved 4 March 2021.
  2. ^ a b c Soviet results (p109)