Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's high jump

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Athletics at the
1992 Summer Olympics
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These are the official results of the Men's High Jump event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. There were a total number of 43 participating athletes. The qualification mark was set at 2.29 metres (two + twelve athletes).

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Javier Sotomayor
Cuba (CUB)
Silver  Patrik Sjöberg
Sweden (SWE)
Bronze  Artur Partyka
Poland (POL)
Bronze  Tim Forsyth
Australia (AUS)
Bronze  Hollis Conway
United States (USA)

Records[edit]

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics.

World Record 2.44 Cuba Javier Sotomayor San Juan (PUR) July 29, 1989
Olympic Record 2.38 Soviet Union Hennadiy Avdyeyenko Seoul (KOR) September 25, 1988

Final[edit]

  • Held on August 2, 1992
RANK FINAL HEIGHT
Med 1.png  Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.34 m (at 1st try)
Med 2.png  Patrik Sjöberg (SWE) 2.34 m (at 2nd try)
Med 3.png  Artur Partyka (POL) 2.34 m (at 3rd try)
 Tim Forsyth (AUS)
 Hollis Conway (USA)
6.  Ralf Sonn (GER) 2.31 m
7.  Troy Kemp (BAH) 2.31 m
8.  Marino Drake (CUB) 2.28 m
 Charles Austin (USA)
9.  Dragutin Topić (IOP) 2.28 m
11.  Gustavo Becquer (ESP) 2.24 m
12.  Steve Smith (GBR) 2.24 m
13.  Sorin Matei (ROU) 2.24 m
14.  Georgi Dakov (BUL) 2.24 m

Qualification[edit]

RANK GROUP A HEIGHT
1.  Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.26 m
2.  Sorin Matei (ROU) 2.26 m
3.  Hollis Conway (USA) 2.26 m
4.  Georgi Dakov (BUL) 2.26 m
5.  Artur Partyka (POL) 2.26 m
6.  Tim Forsyth (AUS) 2.26 m
7.  Steinar Hoen (NOR) 2.23 m
8.  Ian Thompson (BAH) 2.23 m
9.  Darrin Plab (USA) 2.20 m
10.  Lee Jin-Taek (KOR) 2.20 m
11.  Yuriy Sergiyenko (EUN) 2.20 m
12.  Wolf-Hendrik Beyer (GER) 2.20 m
13.  Xu Yang (CHN) 2.20 m
14.  Arturo Ortíz (ESP) 2.15 m
 Dietmar Mögenburg (GER)
16.  Dalton Grant (GBR) 2.15 m
 Stevan Zorić (IOP)
18.  Khemraj Naiko (MRI) 2.10 m
 Kosmas Michalopoulos (GRE)
 Hossein Shayan (IRI)
21.  Karl Scatliffe (IVB) 2.10 m
22.  Hilaire Onwanlele (GAB) 2.05 m


RANK GROUP B HEIGHT
1.  Marino Drake (CUB) 2.29 m
2.  Steve Smith (GBR) 2.29 m
3.  Charles Austin (USA) 2.26 m
 Patrik Sjöberg (SWE)
 Dragutin Topić (IOP)
6.  Ralf Sonn (GER) 2.26 m
7.  Gustavo Becquer (ESP) 2.26 m
8.  Troy Kemp (BAH) 2.26 m
9.  Brendan Reilly (GBR) 2.23 m
10.  Lambros Papakostas (GRE) 2.20 m
 Håkon Särnblom (NOR)
12.  Igor Paklin (EUN) 2.20 m
 Lochsley Thomson (AUS)
14.  Alex Zaliauskas (CAN) 2.15 m
 David Anderson (AUS)
16.  Danny Beauchamp (SEY) 2.10 m
 Yacine Mousli (ALG)
 Abdullah Mohamed Al-Sheib (QAT)
19.  Cho Hyun-Uk (KOR) 2.10 m
20.  Fakhraldien Gor (JOR) 2.05 m
 Clarence Saunders (BER) NM

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