Athletics at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Men's 10,000 metres

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Men's 10,000 metres
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
DatesJuly 20 (final)
Medalists
Gold medal icon.svg Emil Zátopek
Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg  Czechoslovakia
Silver medal icon.svg Alain Mimoun
Flag of France.svg  France
Bronze medal icon.svg Aleksandr Anufriyev
Flag of the Soviet Union (1936-1955).svg  Soviet Union
  1948
1956  
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The men's 10,000 metres event at the 1952 Olympic Games took place July 20. The final was won by Emil Zátopek of Czechoslovakia. [1]

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Results

Final

RankNameNationalityTime (hand)Notes
Gold medal icon.svg Emil Zátopek Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg  Czechoslovakia 29:17.0 OR
Silver medal icon.svg Alain Mimoun Flag of France.svg  France 29:32.8
Bronze medal icon.svg Aleksandr Anufriyev Flag of the Soviet Union (1936-1955).svg  Soviet Union 29:48.2
4 Hannu Posti Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 29:51.4
5 Frank Sando Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 29:51.8
6 Valter Nyström Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 29:54.8
7 Gordon Pirie Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 30:04.2
8 Fred Norris Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 30:09.8
9 Ivan Pozhidayev Flag of the Soviet Union (1936-1955).svg  Soviet Union 30:13.4
10 Martin Stokken Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 30:22.2
11 Nikifor Popov Flag of the Soviet Union (1936-1955).svg  Soviet Union 30:24.2
12 Bertil Albertsson Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 30:34.6
13 Bertil Karlsson Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 30:35.8
14 Béla Juhász Flag of Hungary (1949-1956).svg  Hungary 30:39.6
15 Osman Coşgül Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 30:42.4
16 Väinö Koskela Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 30:43.0
17 Ould Lamine Abdallah Flag of France.svg  France 30:53.0
18 Franjo Mihalić Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.svg  Yugoslavia 30:53.2
19 Hugo Niskanen Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 30:59.6
20 Curt Stone US flag 48 stars.svg  United States 31:02.6
21 Fred Wilt US flag 48 stars.svg  United States 31:04.0
22 Marcel Vandewattyne Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 31:15.8
23 Raúl Inostroza Flag of Chile.svg  Chile 31:28.6
24 Thyge Thøgersen Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 31:47.8
25 Ahmed Ben Labidi Flag of France.svg  France 31:52.2
26 Kristján Jóhannsson Flag of Iceland.svg  Iceland 32:00.0
27 Helmuth Perz Flag of Austria.svg  Austria 32:13.2
28 Bill Keith Flag of South Africa (1928-1994).svg  South Africa 32:32.4
29 Alphonse Vandenrydt Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 33:13.4
30 Abdul Rashid Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan 33:50.4
31 Luis Velásquez Flag of Guatemala.svg  Guatemala 35:34.0
32 Trần Văn Lý Flag of South Vietnam.svg  Vietnam 37:33.0
Les Perry Flag of Australia.svg  Australia DNF

Key: DNF = Did not finish, OR = Olympic record

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References

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