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Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's high jump

These are the official results of the Men's High Jump event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. There were a total number of 43 participating athletes. The qualification mark was set at 2.29 metres (two + twelve athletes).[1]

Men's high jump
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
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VenueEstadi Olímpic de Montjuïc
Dates31 July (qualifications)
2 August (finals)
Competitors43 from 27 nations
Winning height2.34
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
2nd, silver medalist(s) Patrik Sjöberg
 Sweden
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Artur Partyka
 Poland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tim Forsyth
 Australia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Hollis Conway
 United States
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MedalistsEdit

RecordsEdit

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics.

World Record 2.44   Javier Sotomayor San Juan (PUR) July 29, 1989
Olympic Record 2.38   Hennadiy Avdyeyenko Seoul (KOR) September 25, 1988

ResultsEdit

Qualifying roundEdit

Qualification: Qualifying Performance 2.29 (Q) or at least 12 best performers (q) advance to the final.

Rank Group Name Nationality 2.00 2.05 2.10 2.15 2.20 2.23 2.26 2.29 Result Notes
1 B Marino Drake   Cuba o xxo xo xo 2.29 Q
2 B Steve Smith   Great Britain o o xo xxo 2.29 Q
3 A Javier Sotomayor   Cuba o o 2.26 q
3 B Charles Austin   United States o o x- 2.26 q
3 B Patrik Sjöberg   Sweden o o x- 2.26 q
3 B Dragutin Topić   Independent Olympic Participants o o 2.26 q
7 B Ralf Sonn   Germany o xo o o 2.26 q
8 A Sorin Matei   Romania xo o xo o 2.26 q
8 B Gustavo Adolfo Becker   Spain xo xo o 2.26 q
10 A Hollis Conway   United States o o o xo 2.26 q
10 B Troy Kemp   Bahamas o xo x- 2.26 q
12 A Georgi Dakov   Bulgaria o xo xo xo 2.26 q
13 A Artur Partyka   Poland o o xxo 2.26 q
14 A Tim Forsyth   Australia xo o xxo 2.26 q
15 A Steinar Hoen   Norway o o xo xxx 2.23
16 A Ian Thompson   Bahamas xo o xxo xxx 2.23
16 B Brendan Reilly   Great Britain o o xo xxo xxx 2.23
18 A Darrin Plab   United States xxo xo xxo xxx 2.23
19 A Lee Jin-taek   South Korea o xxx 2.20
19 B Lambros Papakostas   Greece o xxx 2.20
19 B Håkon Särnblom   Norway o o o xxx 2.20
22 B Igor Paklin   Unified Team xo xxx 2.20
22 B Lochsley Thomson   Australia o xo xxx 2.20
24 A Yuriy Sergiyenko   Unified Team o xo xo xxx 2.20
25 A Wolf-Hendrik Beyer   Germany o xxo xxx 2.20
26 A Xu Yang   China o xo o xxo xxx 2.20
27 A Arturo Ortiz   Spain o xxx 2.15
27 A Dietmar Mögenburg   Germany o xxx 2.15
29 A Dalton Grant   Great Britain xo xxx 2.15
29 A Stevan Zorić   Independent Olympic Participants xo xxx 2.15
31 A David Anderson   Australia o xxo xxx 2.15
31 A Alex Zaliauskas   Canada o xxo xxx 2.15
33 A Khemraj Naiko   Mauritius o xxx 2.10
33 A Kosmas Mikhalopoulos   Greece o xxx 2.10
33 A Hossein Shahyan   Iran o xxx 2.10
33 B Danny Beauchamp   Seychelles o o o xxx 2.10
33 B Yacine Mousli   Algeria o xxx 2.10
33 B Abdullah Mohamed Al-Sheib   Qatar o o xxx 2.10
39 A Karl Scatliffe   British Virgin Islands o o xo xxx 2.10
39 B Cho Hyun-uk   South Korea xo xxx 2.10
41 A Hilaire Onwanlélé-Ozimo   Gabon o xxx 2.05
42 B Fakhredin Fouad   Jordan o xo xxx 2.05
B Clarence Saunders   Bermuda xxx NM

FinalEdit

  • Held on August 2, 1992
Rank Athlete Nationality 2.15 2.20 2.24 2.28 2.31 2.34 2.37 2.39 Result Notes
  Javier Sotomayor   Cuba xo o o xx- x 2.34
  Patrik Sjöberg   Sweden o o xo xxx 2.34
  Artur Partyka   Poland o xo o xo xxx 2.34
  Tim Forsyth   Australia o o xo xo xxx 2.34
  Hollis Conway   United States o xo xo xxx 2.34
6 Ralf Sonn   Germany o o o o xx- x 2.31
7 Troy Kemp   Bahamas o xo o xxx 2.31
8 Marino Drake   Cuba o o xxx 2.28
8 Charles Austin   United States o o x- xx 2.28
8 Dragutin Topić   Independent Olympic Participants o o xx- x 2.28
11 Gustavo Adolfo Becker   Spain o xo o xxx 2.28
12 Steve Smith   Great Britain o o xx- x 2.24
13 Sorin Matei   Romania xo xxx 2.24
14 Georgi Dakov   Bulgaria o o xxo xxx 2.24

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1992 Barcelona Summer Games: Men's High Jump". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 1 January 2018.

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