Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Men's triple jump

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Men's triple jump
at the Games of the XIV Olympiad
Dates August 3 (qualifying and final)
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1936 1952»
Athletics at the
1948 Summer Olympics
Athletics pictogram.svg
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
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
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
10 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The men's triple jump event was part of the track and field athletics programme at the 1948 Summer Olympics. The competition was held on August 3, 1948. The final was won by Swede Arne Åhman.

Results[edit]

Qualifying[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Name Country 1 2 3 4 5 6 Result Notes
1 Arne Åhman Sweden 15.400 14.680 14.890 14.580 x x 15.400
2 George Avery Australia 15.365 x 14.670 14.320 14.780 15.365
3 Ruhi Sarialp Turkey 14.230 15.020 14.910 15.025 x 15.025
4 Preben Larsen Denmark 14.830
5 Geraldo de Oliveira Brazil 14.825
6 Valle Rautio Finland 14.700
7 Les McKeand Australia 14.530
8 Adhemar da Silva Brazil 14.490
9 Åke Hallgren Sweden 14.485
10 Bill Albans United States 14.330
11 Hélio da Silva Brazil 14.310
12 Kim Won-Gwon South Korea 14.250
13 Lennart Moberg Sweden 14.215
Henry Rebello India NM

Key: NM = No mark, x = Foul

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