Athletics at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's 3000 metres steeplechase

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Athletics at the
1984 Summer Olympics
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steeplechase
men
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The men's 3000 metres steeplechase at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California had an entrylist of 35 competitors, with three qualifying heats (35 runners) and two semifinals (24) before the final (12) took place.

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Julius Korir
Kenya (KEN)
Silver  Joseph Mahmoud
France (FRA)
Bronze  Brian Diemer
United States (USA)

Abbreviations[edit]

Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

Records[edit]

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1984 Summer Olympics.

World Record 8:05.4 Kenya Henry Rono Seattle (USA) May 13, 1978
Olympic Record 8:08.02 Sweden Anders Gärderud Montreal (CAN) July 28, 1976

Final[edit]

RANK FINAL TIME
Med 1.png  Julius Korir (KEN) 8:11.80
Med 2.png  Joseph Mahmoud (FRA) 8:13.31
Med 3.png  Brian Diemer (USA) 8:14.06
4.  Henry Marsh (USA) 8:14.25
5.  Colin Reitz (GBR) 8:15.48
6.  Domingo Ramón (ESP) 8:17.27
7.  Julius Kariuki (KEN) 8:17.47
8.  Pascal Debacker (FRA) 8:21.51
9.  Tommy Ekblom (FIN) 8:23.95
10.  Roger Hackney (GBR) 8:27.10
11.  Peter Renner (NZL) 8:29.81
12.  Fethi Baccouche (TUN) 8:43.40

Semi-Finals[edit]

  • Top five in each heat and next two fastest advanced to the final


RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.  Domingo Ramón (ESP) 8:19.08
2.  Pascal Debacker (FRA) 8:20.34
3.  Tommy Ekblom (FIN) 8:20.54
4.  Henry Marsh (USA) 8:20.57
5.  Roger Hackney (GBR) 8:20.77
6.  Julius Kariuki (KEN) 8:21.07
7.  William Van Dijck (BEL) 8:23.08
8.  Paul Davies-Hale (GBR) 8:26.15
9.  Greg Duhaime (CAN) 8:26.32
10.  Franco Bolli (ITA) 8:30.82
11.  Liam O'Brien (IRL) 8:34.90
12.  Filippos Philippou (CYP) 8:39.47


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.  Julius Korir (KEN) 8:17.40
2.  Peter Renner (NZL) 8:18.12
3.  Brian Diemer (USA) 8:18.36
4.  Colin Reitz (GBR) 8:18.62
5.  Joseph Mahmoud (FRA) 8:18.62
6.  Fethi Baccouche (TUN) 8:18.70
7.  Peter Daenens (BEL) 8:21.77
8.  Emilio Ulloa (CHI) 8:28.99
9.  Francesco Panetta (ITA) 8:31.24
10.  Hans Koeleman (NED) 8:32.29
11.  John Gregorek (USA) 8:38.19
12.  Carmelo Ríos Figueroa (PUR) 8:44.70

Qualifying heats[edit]

  • Top six in each heat and next six fastest advanced to the semi-finals


RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.  Brian Diemer (USA) 8:25.92
2.  Domingo Ramón (ESP) 8:26.04
3.  Fethi Baccouche (TUN) 8:27.49
4.  William Van Dijck (BEL) 8:29.68
5.  Emilio Ulloa (CHI) 8:29.71
6.  Pascal Debacker (FRA) 8:30.35
7.  Paul Davies-Hale (GBR) 8:31.97
8.  Francesco Panetta (ITA) 8:37.05
9.  Kip Rono (KEN) 8:41.75
10.  Pedro Cáceres (ARG) 8:50.02
11.  Emmanuel M'Pioh (CGO) 9:05.58 (NR)
12.  Abdullah Al-Akbary (OMA) 10:22.96


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.  Julius Korir (KEN) 8:29.08
2.  Roger Hackney (GBR) 8:30.31
3.  Joseph Mahmoud (FRA) 8:30.85
4.  Hans Koeleman (NED) 8:31.34
5.  Greg Duhaime (CAN) 8:31.54
6.  Carmelo Ríos Figueroa (PUR) 8:31.88
7.  Franco Boffi (ITA) 8:32.26
8.  John Gregorek (USA) 8:38.43
9.  Juan José Torres (ESP) 8:40.76
10.  Hector Begeo (PHI) 8:53.70
11.  Hugo Allan García (GUA) 9:02.41
12.  Ramón López (PAR) 9:36.36


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.  Julius Kariuki (KEN) 8:19.45
2.  Peter Renner (NZL) 8:22.95
3.  Peter Daenens (BEL) 8:28.26
4.  Henry Marsh (USA) 8:29.23
5.  Colin Reitz (GBR) 8:29.33
6.  Tommy Ekblom (FIN) 8:29.45
7.  Filippos Philippou (CYP) 8:30.09
8.  Liam O'Brien (IRL) 8:31.89
9.  Yehuda Zadok (ISR) 8:42.28
10.  Kim Ju-Ryong (KOR) 8:43.50
11.  Albert Marie (SEY) 9:32.30

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