High jump M - Athletics at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne - Results

Men's High jump - Athletics
Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

Athletics at the Melbourne 1956 Olympics  Melbourne 1956 Olympic Games - Athletics
Men's High jump 1956
Final
Charles Dumas USA 2,12 OR
Charles Porter AUS 2,10
Igor Kashkarov URS 2,08
4. Stig Pettersson SWE 2,06
5. Kenneth Money CAN 2,03
6. Vladimir Sitkin URS 2,00
7. Colin Ridgeway AUS 2,00
- Phil Reavis USA 2,00
9. Julius Chigbolu NGR 2,00
10. Vernon Wilson USA 2,00
11. Maurice Fournier FRA 1,96
12. Yukio Ishikawa JPN 1,96
- Patrick Etolu UGA 1,96
14. Ajit Singh IND 1,96
15. Ernest Haisley JAM 1,96
16. Peter Wells GBR 1,96
17. Ciriaco Baronda PHI 1,92
18. Joseph Leresae KEN 1,92
19. Vincent Gabriel NGR 1,92
20. Yang Chuang-kwang TPE 1,86
21. Jose Telles da Conceicao BRA 1,86
- Nagalingam Ethirveerasingam SRI 1,86
Qualifying Round - Group
1. Igor Kashkarov URS 1,92 Q
Qualifying Round - Group
- Vladimir Sitkin URS 1,92 Q
3. Maurice Fournier FRA 1,92 Q
4. Charles Dumas USA 1,92 Q
- Charles Porter AUS 1,92 Q
- Julius Chigbolu NGR 1,92 Q
7. Stig Pettersson SWE 1,92 Q
- Yang Chuang-kwang TPE 1,92 Q
- Phil Reavis USA 1,92 Q
- Vernon Wilson USA 1,92 Q
- Patrick Etolu UGA 1,92 Q
- Peter Wells GBR 1,92 Q
13. Yukio Ishikawa JPN 1,92 Q
- Ajit Singh IND 1,92 Q
- Joseph Leresae KEN 1,92 Q
16. Colin Ridgeway AUS 1,92 Q
17. Kenneth Money CAN 1,92 Q
18. Jose Telles da Conceicao BRA 1,92 Q
19. Ernest Haisley JAM 1,92 Q
20. Nagalingam Ethirveerasingam SRI 1,92 Q
21. Ciriaco Baronda PHI 1,92 Q
22. Vincent Gabriel NGR 1,92 Q
23. Gian Roveraro ITA 1,88
24. John Vernon AUS 1,82
- Maridjo Wirjodemedjo INA 1,82
26. Bengt Nilsson SWE 1,82
27. Gusti Okamona INA 1,82
Vladimir Polyakov URS nm
Men's High jump - Athletics - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in a qualifying round followed by the final. Top twelve and ties in the qualifying round and all those reaching the announced qualification limit advanced to the final. Each athlete had three attempts at every height and was eliminated if they had three consecutive failed attempts. The bar was raised until only one athlete was left in the competition.

Event facts: Men's High jump competition was held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground and 28 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's High jump - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics - are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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