Athletics at the 1956 Summer Olympics – Men's 3000 metres steeplechase

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These are the official results of the Men's 3000 metres Steeplechase at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. There were a total number of 23 participants. [1]

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RANKNAME ATHLETEHEATFINAL
Med 1.png Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Chris Brasher  (GBR)8:53.88:41.2
Med 2.png Flag of Hungary (1946-1949, 1956-1957).svg  Sándor Rozsnyói  (HUN)8:46.68:43.6
Med 3.png Flag of Norway.svg  Ernst Larsen  (NOR)8:46.88:44.0
4.Flag of Germany.svg  Heinz Laufer  (EUA)8:53.08:44.4
5.Flag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980).svg  Semyon Rzshishchin  (URS)8:53.08:44.6
6.Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  John Disley  (GBR)8:46.68:44.6
7.Flag of Australia.svg  Neil Robbins  (AUS)8:55.48:50.0
8.Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Eric Shirley  (GBR)8:52.68:57.0
9.US flag 48 stars.svg  Charles Jones  (USA)8:47.49:13.0
10.Flag of Poland (1928-1980).svg  Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak  (POL)8:48.0DNF
US flag 48 stars.svg  Horace Ashenfelter  (USA)8:51.0DNQ
Flag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980).svg  Vasily Vlasenko  (URS)8:55.0DNQ
Flag of Greece (1828-1978).svg  Georgios Papavassiliou  (GRE)8:55.6DNQ
Flag of Sweden.svg  Gunnar Tjörnebo  (SWE)9:02.0DNQ
Flag of Finland.svg  Ilkka Auer  (FIN)9:04.0DNQ
Flag of Hungary (1946-1949, 1956-1957).svg  Laszlo Jeszenski  (HUN)9:04.2DNQ
Flag of the Soviet Union (1955-1980).svg  Yevgeny Kadyaykin  (URS)9:09.6DNQ
Flag of Australia.svg  Graham Thomas  (AUS)9:09.8DNQ
US flag 48 stars.svg  Phillip Coleman  (USA)9:10.0DNQ
Flag of Finland.svg  Olavi Rinteenpaa  (FIN)9:10.0DNQ
Flag of Australia.svg  Ron Blackney  (AUS)9:16.0DNQ
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Frans Herman  (BEL)DNFDNQ
Flag of Chile.svg  Eduardo Fontecilla  (CHI)DNFDNQ

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References

  1. "Athletics at the 1956 Melbourne: Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 November 2017.