Athletics at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Men's triple jump

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Men's triple jump
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Venue Helsinki Olympic Stadium
Date July 23
Competitors 35 from 23 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    Brazil
Silver medal    Soviet Union
Bronze medal    Venezuela
«1948 1956»
Athletics at the
1952 Summer Olympics
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
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80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
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3000 m
steeplechase
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4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
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10 km walk men
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Triple jump men
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Discus throw men women
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Combined events
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The Men's triple jump at the 1952 Olympic Games took place on 23 July at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium.Brazilian athlete Adhemar da Silva won the gold medal.

Records[edit]

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World record Japan Naoto Tajima (JPN) 16.00 m Berlin, Germany 6 August 1936
Olympic record  Naoto Tajima (JPN) 16.00 m Berlin, Germany 6 August 1936

The following new world and Olympic records were set during this competition.

Date Event Athlete Time OR WR
23 July Final  Adhemar da Silva (BRA) 16.22 m OR WR

Results[edit]

Qualifying round[edit]

Qualifying Performance 14.55 advance to the Final.

Rank Group Name Nationality Mark Notes
1 A Adhemar da Silva Brazil 15.32
2 A Arnoldo Devonish Venezuela 15.24
3 B Leonid Shcherbakov Soviet Union 15.05
4 A Jim Gerhardt United States 14.98
5 A Reino Hiltunen Finland 14.82
6 A Yoshio Imuro Japan 14.81
7 B Arne Åhman Sweden 14.72
8 B Rune Nilsen Norway 14.65
9 B Zygfryd Weinberg Poland 14.65
10 B Geraldo de Oliveira Portugal 14.64
11 A Preben Larsen Denmark 14.62
12 B Tadashi Yamamoto Japan 14.60
13 B Rui Ramos Portugal 14.59
=14 A Walt Ashbaugh United States 14.59
=14 B Roger Norman Sweden 14.59
16 A Jacques Boulanger France 14.49
17 B José da Conceição Brazil 14.46
18 A Choi Yeong-Gi South Korea 14.44
19 A Malik M'Baye France 14.39
20 A Keizo Hasegawa Japan 14.39
21 B George Shaw United States 14.39
22 B Pentti Uusihauta Finland 14.38
23 B Valle Rautio Finland 14.14
24 B Rade Radovanović Yugoslavia 14.13
25 A William Laing Gold Coast 14.09
26 B Vasilios Sakellarakis Greece 14.05
27 A Eugénio Lopes Portugal 14.05
28 A Stanisław Kowal Poland 14.03
29 A Willi Burgard Saar 13.86
30 A Nikola Dagorov Bulgaria 13.82
31 B Felix Würth Austria 13.65
32 A Akin Altiok Turkey 13.62
33 A Walter Herssens Belgium 13.52
34 A Fawzi Chaaban Egypt 13.45
35 A Francisco Castro Puerto Rico 13.37

Final[edit]

Rank Name Nationality 1 2 3 4 5 6 Result Notes
1 Adhemar da Silva Brazil 15.95 16.12 15.54 16.09 16.22 16.05 16.22 WR
2 Leonid Shcherbakov Soviet Union 15.07 15.26 15.18 15.98 15.84 x 15.98
3 Arnoldo Devonish Venezuela 15.04 15.52 x x x 15.52
4 Walt Ashbaugh United States 15.05 15.39 14.56 14.50 15.38 x 15.39
5 Rune Nilsen Norway 15.13 14.21 x 14.70 x x 15.13
6 Yoshio Imuro Japan 14.99 x x x 14.66 13.70 14.99
7 Geraldo de Oliveira Brazil x 14.95 12.66 14.95
8 Roger Norman Sweden 14.89 x 12.66 14.89
9 Reino Hiltunen Finland 14.85 x 14.40 14.85
10 Zygfryd Weinberg Poland 14.76 x x 14.76
11 Jim Gerhardt United States 14.69 14.28 14.06 14.69
12 Rui Ramos Portugal 14.69 13.82 12.15 14.69
13 Preben Larsen Denmark 14.62 x 14.19 14.62
14 Tadashi Yamamoto Japan x x 14.57 14.57
15 Arne Åhman Sweden x x 14.05 14.05

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