Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's marathon

The Men's Marathon at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, held on Sunday August 9, 1992. The race started on 18.30h local time. A total number of 87 athletes completed the race, with Pyambuugiin Tuul from Mongolia finishing in last position in 4:00:44. There were a total number of 112 competitors from 72 countries.[1]

Men's marathon
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
VenueEstadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, Barcelona
DatesAugust 9
Competitors112 from 72 nations
Winning time2:13:23
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Hwang Young-Cho
 South Korea
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Koichi Morishita
 Japan
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Stephan Freigang
 Germany
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MedalistsEdit

Gold Hwang Young-Cho
  South Korea
Silver Koichi Morishita
  Japan
Bronze Stephan Freigang
  Germany

AbbreviationsEdit

  • All times shown are in hours:minutes:seconds
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics
World Record   Belayneh Densamo (ETH) 2:06:50 April 17, 1988   Rotterdam, Netherlands
Olympic Record   Carlos Lopes (POR) 2:09:21 August 12, 1984   Los Angeles, United States
Season Best   Ibrahim Hussein (KEN) 2:08:14 April 20, 1992   Boston, United States

Final rankingEdit

Place Athlete Time
    Hwang Young-Cho (KOR) 2:13:23
    Koichi Morishita (JPN) 2:13:45
    Stephan Freigang (GER) 2:14:00
4   Takeyuki Nakayama (JPN) 2:14:02
5   Salvatore Bettiol (ITA) 2:14:15
6   Salah Kokaich (MAR) 2:14:25
7   Jan Huruk (POL) 2:14:32
8   Hiromi Taniguchi (JPN) 2:14:42
9   Diego García (ESP) 2:14:56
10   Kim Jae-Ryong (KOR) 2:15:01
11   Harri Hänninen (FIN) 2:15:19
12   Steve Spence (USA) 2:15:21
13   Ed Eyestone (USA) 2:15:23
14   Boniface Merande (KEN) 2:15:46
15   Bert van Vlaanderen (NED) 2:15:47
16   Rex Wilson (NZL) 2:15:51
17   Bob Kempainen (USA) 2:15:53
18   Rodrigo Gavela (ESP) 2:16:23
19   Karel David (TCH) 2:16:34
20   Leszek Beblo (POL) 2:16:38
21   Wiesław Perszke (POL) 2:16:38
22   Yakov Tolstikov (EUN) 2:17:04
23   Tena Negere (ETH) 2:17:07
24   Osmiro Silva (BRA) 2:17:16
25   Abel Mokibe (RSA) 2:17:24
26   Robert de Castella (AUS) 2:17:44
27   Steve Brace (GBR) 2:17:49
28   Kim Wan-gi (KOR) 2:18:32
29   Isidro Rico (MEX) 2:18:52
30   Hussein Ahmed Salah (DJI) 2:19:04
31   Dominique Chauvelier (FRA) 2:19:09
32   José Montiel (ESP) 2:19:15
33   Thabiso Moqhali (LES) 2:19:28
34   Juma Ikangaa (TAN) 2:19:34
35   Derek Froude (NZL) 2:19:37
36   Douglas Wakiihuri (KEN) 2:19:38
37   Ibrahim Hussein (KEN) 2:19:49
38   Gyula Borka (HUN) 2:20:46
39   Dave Long (GBR) 2:20:51
40   Mirko Vindiš (SLO) 2:21:03
41   Paul Davies-Hale (GBR) 2:21:15
42   Elphas Ginindza (SWZ) 2:21:15
43   Rolando Vera (ECU) 2:21:30
44   Alessio Faustini (ITA) 2:21:37
45   Luis Soares (FRA) 2:21:57
46   Paul Kuété (CMR) 2:22:43
47   Helmut Schmuck (AUT) 2:23:38
48   Steve Moneghetti (AUS) 2:23:42
49   Konrad Dobler (GER) 2:23:44
50   Ralombo Mwenze (ZAI) 2:23:47
51   John Treacy (IRL) 2:24:11
52   Herman Suizo (PHI) 2:25:18
53   Peter Reynierse (ARU) 2:25:31
54   Nelson Zamora (URU) 2:25:32
55   Daniel Böltz (SUI) 2:25:50
56   Joseildo da Silva (BRA) 2:26:00
57   Juan Camacho (BOL) 2:26:01
58   Cephas Matafi (ZIM) 2:26:17
59   Mohamed Selmi (ALG) 2:26:56
60   Ildephonse Sehirwa (RWA) 2:27:44
61   Zerehune Gizaw (ETH) 2:28:25
62   Jaime Ojeda (CHI) 2:28:39
63   Smartex Tambala (MAW) 2:29:02
64   Pascal Zilliox (FRA) 2:30:02
65   Luis López (CRC) 2:30:26
66   Gian Luigi Macina (SMR) 2:30:45
67   Abdou Manzo (NIG) 2:31:15
68   Roland Willie (LIE) 2:31:32
69   Frank Kayele (NAM) 2:31:41
70   Hari Bahadur Rokaya (NEP) 2:32:26
71   Kuruppu Karunaratne (SRI) 2:32:26
72   Tommy Hughes (IRL) 2:32:55
73   William Aguirre (NCA) 2:34:18
74   Ferdinand Amadi (CAF) 2:35:39
75   Mohamed Khamis Taher (LBA) 2:35:46
76   Dieudonné LaMothe (HAI) 2:36:11
77   Myint Kan (MYA) 2:37:39
78   Calvin Dallas (ISV) 2:38:11
79   Saad Mubarak Ali (BRN) 2:39:19
80   Ryu Ok-hyon (PRK) 2:40:51
81   Alain Razahasoa (MAD) 2:41:41
82   Michael Lopeyok (UGA) 2:42:54
83   Benjamin Keleketu (BOT) 2:45:57
84   Moussa El-Hariri (SYR) 2:47:06
85   Lưu Văn Hùng (VIE) 2:56:42
86   Hussein Haleem (MDV) 3:04:16
87   Pyambuugiin Tuul (MGL) 4:00:44
DID NOT FINISH (DNF)
  Apolinario Belisle (HON) DNF
  Abebe Mekonnen (ETH) DNF
  Bineshwar Prasad (FIJ) DNF
  Peter Maher (CAN) DNF
  Diamantino dos Santos (BRA) DNF
  Luketz Swartbooi (NAM) DNF
  John Burra (TAN) DNF
  Dionicio Cerón (MEX) DNF
  Jorge González (PUR) DNF
  António Pinto Coelho (POR) DNF
  Gelindo Bordin (ITA) DNF
  Carlos Grisales (COL) DNF
  Alberto Cuba (CUB) DNF
  Talal Omar Abdillahi (DJI) DNF
  Csaba Szűcs (HUN) DNF
  Andy Ronan (IRL) DNF
  Mohamed Ould Khalifa (MTN) DNF
  Tonnie Dirks (NED) DNF
  Dionísio Castro (POR) DNF
  Joaquim Pinheiro (POR) DNF
  Jan Tau (RSA) DNF
  Zithulele Sinqe (RSA) DNF
  Simon Robert Naali (TAN) DNF

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1992 Barcelona Summer Games: Men's Marathon". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 May 2017.

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