Triathlon at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's

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Men's Triathlon
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
Triathlon pictogram.svg
Venue Hyde Park
Date 7 August
Competitors 55 from 32 nations
Winning time 1:46:25
Medalists
Gold medal    Great Britain
Silver medal    Spain
Bronze medal    Great Britain
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Triathlon at the
2012 Summer Olympics

Triathlon pictogram.svg
Events
men  women

The men's triathlon was part of the Triathlon at the 2012 Summer Olympics programme. It was the fourth appearance of the event, which was established in 2000. The competition was held on 7 August 2012 at Hyde Park in London. The triathlon was won by Alistair Brownlee of Great Britain with a time of 1:46:25.[1][2]

Competition format[edit]

The race was held over the "international distance" (also called "Olympic distance") and consists of 1,500 metres (0.93 mi) swimming, 43 kilometres (27 mi) road bicycling, and 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) road running.[3]

Results[edit]

55 athletes participated.[4][5]

Rank[6] # Triathlete Swimming Cycling Running Total time Difference
1st 30  Alistair Brownlee (GBR) 17:04 59:08 29:07 1:46:25 OR +0:00
2nd 51  Javier Gómez (ESP) 17:00 59:16 29:16 1:46:36 +0:11
3rd 31  Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) 17:02 59:11 29:37 1:46:56 +0:31
4 11  David Hauss (FRA) 17:24 58:50 29:53 1:47:14 +0:49
5 14  Laurent Vidal (FRA) 17:27 58:42 30:01 1:47:21 +0:56
6 46  Jan Frodeno (GER) 17:20 58:46 30:06 1:47:26 +1:01
7 25  Alexander Bryukhankov (RUS) 17:22 58:51 30:10 1:47:35 +1:10
8 21  Sven Riederer (SUI) 17:22 58:52 30:23 1:47:46 +1:21
9 17  João Silva (POR) 17:22 58:54 30:33 1:47:51 +1:26
10 35  Alessandro Fabian (ITA) 17:01 59:10 30:43 1:48:03 +1:38
11 12  Vincent Luis (FRA) 17:20 58:53 31:00 1:48:18 +1:53
12 54  Bevan Docherty (NZL) 17:26 58:51 31:12 1:48:35 +2:10
13 27  Ivan Vasiliev (RUS) 17:03 59:04 31:22 1:48:43 +2:18
14 43  Hunter Kemper (USA) 17:25 58:44 31:20 1:48:46 +2:21
15 55  Kris Gemmell (NZL) 17:26 58:48 31:31 1:48:52 +2:27
16 47  Steffen Justus (GER) 18:07 59:36 30:16 1:49:12 +2:47
17 19  Richard Murray (RSA) 18:11 59:38 30:25 1:49:15 +2:50
18 39  Courtney Atkinson (AUS) 17:26 58:48 31:58 1:49:19 +2:54
19 52  Mario Mola (ESP) 18:09 59:40 30:27 1:49:23 +2:58
20 38  Hirokatsu Tayama (JPN) 17:24 58:45 31:57 1:49:24 +2:59
21 26  Dmitry Polyanski (RUS) 17:14 1:00:35 30:28 1:49:24 +2:59
22 18  Richard Varga (SVK) 16:56 59:15 32:03 1:49:25 +3:00
23 7  Gavin Noble (IRL) 17:24 58:50 32:26 1:49:47 +3:22
24 53  José Miguel Pérez (ESP) 18:07 59:40 30:57 1:49:53 +3:28
25 3  Kyle Jones (CAN) 18:31 59:17 31:03 1:49:58 +3:33
26 28  Simon De Cuyper (BEL) 17:58 59:45 31:10 1:50:00 +3:35
27 4  Brent McMahon (CAN) 18:04 59:40 31:09 1:50:03 +3:38
28 50  Crisanto Grajales (MEX) 18:10 59:36 31:11 1:50:08 +3:43
29 36  Davide Uccellari (ITA) 18:26 59:16 31:13 1:50:09 +3:44
30 44  Jan Čelůstka (CZE) 17:25 58:49 32:54 1:50:17 +3:52
32 40  Brad Kahlefeldt (AUS) 18:06 59:40 31:29 1:50:23 +3:58
33 56  Ryan Sissons (NZL) 18:05 59:45 31:31 1:50:27 +4:02
34 6  Tyler Butterfield (BER) 18:58 58:32 31:52 1:50:32 +4:07
35 41  Brendan Sexton (AUS) 18:53 58:51 31:41 1:50:36 +4:11
36 33  Reinaldo Colucci (BRA) 18:56 58:47 32:07 1:50:59 +4:34
37 32  Stuart Hayes (GBR) 17:17 59:04 33:29 1:51:04 +4:39
38 49  Gonzalo Tellechea (ARG) 18:59 58:48 32:11 1:51:07 +4:42
39 22  Ruedi Wild (SUI) 18:28 59:17 32:15 1:51:10 +4:45
40 20  Andreas Giglmayr (AUT) 18:57 58:45 32:21 1:51:14 +4:49
41 16  Bruno Pais (POR) 18:57 58:44 32:30 1:51:22 +4:57
42 23  Danylo Sapunov (UKR) 18:08 59:35 32:38 1:51:32 +5:07
43 37  Yuichi Hosoda (JPN) 18:06 59:37 32:43 1:51:40 +5:15
44 34  Diogo Sclebin (BRA) 18:10 59:36 32:53 1:51:51 +5:26
45 45  Přemysl Švarc (CZE) 18:08 59:37 33:13 1:52:08 +5:43
46 2  Bai Faquan (CHN) 17:55 59:46 33:26 1:52:26 +6:01
47 8  Marek Jaskółka (POL) 17:58 59:45 33:45 1:52:38 +6:13
48 1  Leonardo Chacón (CRC) 17:24 1:00:19 33:42 1:52:39 +6:14
49 9  Hervé Banti (MON) 18:55 58:51 33:44 1:52:42 +6:17
50 24  Felipe Van de Wyngard (CHI) 18:53 58:52 34:03 1:53:02 +6:37
51 42  Manuel Huerta (USA) 18:57 58:51 34:39 1:53:39 +7:14
52 10  Christopher Felgate (ZIM) 18:09 59:36 34:51 1:53:53 +7:28
53 29  Carlos Quinchara (COL) 18:02 59:37 35:13 1:54:10 +7:45
54 15  Heo Min-Ho (KOR) 18:02 59:46 35:36 1:54:30 +8:05
5  Simon Whitfield (CAN) 17:23 Did not finish

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alistair Brownlee wins the triathlon and the sibling rivalry". Guardian. 7 August 2012. Retrieved 9 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Alistair Brownlee's trust in his body meant triathlon gold medal at London 2012 Olympic Games was a walk in park". Daily Telegraph. 7 August 2012. Retrieved 9 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Triathlon Course Map". London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 7 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Elite Men Start List". International Triathlon Union. Retrieved 7 August 2012. 
  5. ^ "Start list". Retrieved 7 August 2012. 
  6. ^ "Results Men's Triathlon". London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 7 August 2012.