1500 m M - Athletics -Mexico City 1968 - Results

Men's 1500 m - Athletics
Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Athletics at the Mexico City 1968 Olympics  Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games - Athletics
Men's 1500 m 1968
Final
Kipchoge Keino KEN 3.34,9 OR
James Ryun USA 3.37,8
Bodo Tümmler FRG 3.39,0
4. Harald Norpoth FRG 3.42,5
5. John Whetton GBR 3.43,8
6. Jacques Boxberger FRA 3.46,6
7. Henryk Szordykowski POL 3.46,6
8. Josef Odlozil TCH 3.48,6
9. Tom Von Ruden USA 3.49,2
10. Benjamin Jipcho KEN 3.51,2
11. Andre de Herthoge BEL 3.53,6
12. Martin Liquori USA 4.18,2
Semifinal - Heat 1
1. Bodo Tümmler FRG 3.53,6 Q
2. Jacques Boxberger FRA 3.53,9 Q
3. Tom Von Ruden USA 3.54,1 Q
4. Henryk Szordykowski POL 3.54,2 Q
5. Harald Norpoth FRG 3.54,3 Q
6. Benjamin Jipcho KEN 3.54,6 Q
7. Francesco Arese ITA 3.54,8
8. Arne Kvalheim NOR 3.55,3
9. John Boulter GBR 3.56,1
10. Edgar Salve BEL 3.58,1
11. Mikhail Zhelobovsky URS 3.59,0
12. Hamadi Haddou MAR 4.01,6
Semifinal - Heat 2
1. James Ryun USA 3.51,2 Q
2. Kipchoge Keino KEN 3.51,4 Q
3. John Whetton GBR 3.52,0 Q
4. Martin Liquori USA 3.52,1 Q
5. Josef Odlozil TCH 3.52,5 Q
6. Andre de Herthoge BEL 3.52,5 Q
7. Oleg Raiko URS 3.52,7
8. Ahmet Issa CHA 3.53,2
9. Hansrüdi Knill SUI 3.53,6
10. Norman Trerise CAN 3.57,2
11. Claude Nicolas FRA 4.04,4
12. Arnd Krüger FRG 4.05,3
Round 1 - Heat 1
1. Kipchoge Keino KEN 3.46,9 Q
2. Bodo Tümmler FRG 3.51,5 Q
3. John Boulter GBR 3.51,6 Q
4. Jorge Grosser CHI 3.51,7 Q
5. Francesco Arese ITA 3.51,8 Q
6. David Bailey CAN 3.52,1
7. Robert Honti HUN 3.54,9
8. Rudolf Klaban AUT 3.59,1
9. Julio Quevedo Elias GUA 4.03,1
10. Edouard Sagna SEN 4.04,1
11. Emilio Barahona HON 4.56,0
Round 1 - Heat 2
1. Tom Von Ruden USA 3.59,1 Q
2. Andre de Herthoge BEL 3.59,3 Q
3. Henryk Szordykowski POL 3.59,3 Q
4. Claude Nicolas FRA 3.59,3 Q
5. Arnd Krüger FRG 3.59,3 Q
6. Renzo Finelli ITA 3.59,5
7. Ove Berg SWE 4.00,4
8. Tom B. Hansen DEN 4.01,4
9. Ramasamy Subramaniam MAS 4.06,4
10. Miguel Nunez DOM 4.23,6
Round 1 - Heat 3
1. Benjamin Jipcho KEN 3.46,4 Q
2. Oleg Raiko URS 3.46,8 Q
3. Harald Norpoth FRG 3.46,9 Q
4. Josef Odlozil TCH 3.47,4 Q
5. Jacques Boxberger FRA 3.47,5 Q
6. Jose Neri MEX 3.47,5
7. Jorge Gonzalez Amo ESP 3.50,4
8. Ioannis Virvilis GRE 3.55,5
9. Xaver Frick Jr. LIE 4.15,3
10. Alfredo Cubias ESA 4.32,5
Round 1 - Heat 4
1. James Ryun USA 3.45,7 Q
2. Hamadi Haddou MAR 3.47,0 Q
3. Edgar Salve BEL 3.47,1 Q
4. Arne Kvalheim NOR 3.47,4 Q
5. Norman Trerise CAN 3.47,6 Q
6. Gianni Del Buono ITA 3.48,4
7. Peter Watson AUS 3.55,4
8. Maurice Benn GBR 3.56,4
9. Pekka Vasala FIN 4.08,5
10. Wilfredo Rios PUR 4.14,4
11. Jeffrey Payne BER 4.18,9
Round 1 - Heat 5
1. Martin Liquori USA 3.52,7 Q
2. Hansrüdi Knill SUI 3.52,8 Q
3. John Whetton GBR 3.53,0 Q
4. Ahmet Issa CHA 3.53,1 Q
5. Mikhail Zhelobovsky URS 3.53,2 Q
6. Matias Habtemichael ETH 3.53,2
7. Anders Gärderud SWE 3.54,2
8. Byron Dyce JAM 3.54,6
9. Jerzy Maluski POL 3.54,8
10. Francis Murphy IRL 3.54,8
11. Rudolf Simon BEL 4.06,9
12. Arturo Cordoba HON 5.18,9
Men's 1500 m - Athletics - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in preliminary heats, semifinals and final. The best athletes from each heat (Q) advanced to the next level. The winner of the final was the Gold Medal winner.

Event facts: Men's 1500 m competition was held at the Estadio Olimpico Universitario and 54 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's 1500 m - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics - are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
Get it on Google Play
Facts & Information

All-time Medal Table

Olympic Sports


Nations in the Olympics

Future Olympics
 
Copyright & Disclaimer    Sportsencyclo    Privacy policy