Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics – Men's 20 kilometres walk

The men's 20 kilometres walk race walk event at the 1960 Olympic Games took place on September 2. The event was held in a final only format.[1]

Men's 20 kilometre walk
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
VenueOlympic Stadium
DatesSeptember 2
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Vladimir Golubnichy
 Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Noel Freeman
 Australia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Stan Vickers
 Great Britain
← 1956
1964 →

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Vladimir Golubnichy   Soviet Union 1:34:07.2
  Noel Freeman   Australia 1:34:16.4
  Stan Vickers   Great Britain 1:34:56.4
4 Dieter Lindner   United Team of Germany 1:35:33.8
5 Norman Read   New Zealand 1:36:59.0
6 Lennart Back   Sweden 1:37:17.0
7 John Ljunggren   Sweden 1:37:59.0
8 Ladislav Moc   Czechoslovakia 1:38:32.4
9 Alex Oakley   Canada 1:38:46.0
10 Eric Hall   Great Britain 1:38:54.0
11 Ronald Crawford   Australia 1:39:16.2
12 Henri Delerue   France 1:39:37.6
13 George Hazle   South Africa 1:40:16.2
14 Lennart Carlsson   Sweden 1:40:25.0
15 Tommy Kristensen   Denmark 1:41:07.6
16 Hannes Koch   United Team of Germany 1:41:53.4
17 Louis Marquis   Switzerland 1:41:59.6
18 Charles Sowa   Luxembourg 1:42:43.8
19 Ron Zinn   United States 1:42:47.0
20 Zora Singh   India 1:43:19.8
21 Stefano Serchinich   Italy 1:43:58.6
22 Luigi De Rosso   Italy 1:45:04.2
23 Bob Mimm   United States 1:45:09.0
24 Rudy Haluza   United States 1:45:11.0
25 Leo Rosschou   Denmark 1:46:35.8
26 Gianni Corsaro   Italy 1:46:47.2
27 Khalifa Bahrouni   Tunisia 1:47:09.6
28 Naoui Zlassi   Tunisia 1:55:21.0
- Ajit Singh   India DQ
- Anatoly Vedyakov   Soviet Union DQ
- Mohamed Ben Lazhar   Tunisia DQ
- Gabriel Reymond   Switzerland DQ
- Gennady Solodov   Soviet Union DQ
- Siegfried Lefanczik   United Team of Germany DQ
- Tibor Balajcza   Hungary DQ
- Ken Matthews   Great Britain DNF

Key: DQ = disqualified; DNF = did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1960 Rome Summer Games: Men's 20 kilometres Walk". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 28 November 2017.