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Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 20 kilometres walk

The Men's 20 km Race Walk at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR had an entrylist of 34 competitors. Seven athletes were disqualified and two did not finish in the final, held on Thursday 24 July 1980.[1]

Men's 20 kilometres walk
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueCentral Lenin Stadium
DateJuly 24
Competitors34 from 20 nations
Winning time1:23:35.5
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Maurizio Damilano
 Italy
2nd, silver medalist(s) Pyotr Pochenchuk
 Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Roland Wieser
 East Germany
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MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

RANK FINAL TIME
    Maurizio Damilano (ITA) 1:23:35.5
    Pyotr Pochenchuk (URS) 1:24:45.4
    Roland Wieser (GDR) 1:25:58.2
4.   Yevgeniy Yevsyukov (URS) 1:26:28.3
5.   Josep Marín (ESP) 1:26:45.6
6.   Raúl González (MEX) 1:27:48.6
7.   Bohdan Bułakowski (POL) 1:28:36.3
8.   Karl-Heinz Stadtmüller (GDR) 1:29:21.7
9.   Reima Salonen (FIN) 1:31:32.0
10.   Roger Mills (GBR) 1:32:37.8
11.   Giorgio Damilano (ITA) 1:33:26.2
12.   János Szálas (HUN) 1:34:10.5
13.   Alf Brandt (SWE) 1:34:44.0
14.   Pavol Blažek (TCH) 1:35:30.8
15.   Aristidis Karageorgos (GRE) 1:36:53.4
16.   Hunde Toure (ETH) 1:37:16.6
17.   Enrique Peña (COL) 1:38:00.0
18.   Ranjit Singh (IND) 1:38:27.2
19.   Ernesto Alfaro (COL) 1:42:19.7
20.   Jozef Pribilinec (TCH) 1:42:52.4
21.   Martin Toporek (AUT) 1:44:56.0
22.   Johann Siegele (AUT) 1:45:17.8
23.   Tekeste Mitiku (ETH) 1:45:45.7
24.   Stefano Casali (SMR) 1:49:21.3
25.   Thipsamay Chanthaphone (LAO) 2:20:22.0
  Lucien Faber (LUX) DNF
  Wilfried Siegele (AUT) DNF
  Anatoliy Solomin (URS) DSQ
  Daniel Bautista (MEX) DSQ
  Bo Gustafsson (SWE) DSQ
  David Smith (AUS) DSQ
  Domingo Colín (MEX) DSQ
  Werner Heyer (GDR) DSQ
  Juraj Benčík (TCH) DSQ

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's 20 kilometres Walk". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 1 December 2017.

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