Athletics at the 1936 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay

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Men's 4 x 400 metres relay
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Venue Olympiastadion: Berlin, Germany
Dates August 8 (heats), August 9 (final)
Teams 12
Winning time 3:09.0
Medalists
Gold medal    Great Britain
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    Germany
«1932 1948»
Athletics at the
1936 Summer Olympics
Athletics pictogram.svg
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m steeple men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The men's 4 x 400 metres relay event at the 1936 Olympic Games took place between August 8 & August 9.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

The fastest two teams in each of the three heats advanced to the final round.

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Name Time Notes
1 United States 3:13.0
2 Hungary 3:17.0
3 Poland 3:17.6
4 Japan 3:18.4

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Name Time Notes
1 Great Britain 3:14.4
2 Sweden 3:14.6
3 France 3:15.2

Heat 3[edit]

Rank Name Time Notes
1 Germany 3:15.0
2 Canada 3:15.0
3 Italy 3:16.6
4 South Africa 3:17.8
5 Czechoslovakia 3:22.2

Final[edit]

Rank Country Time Notes
1 Great Britain 3:09.0
2 United States 3:11.0
3 Germany 3:11.8
4 Canada 3:11.8
5 Sweden 3:13.0
6 Hungary 3:14.8

References[edit]