1982 European Athletics Championships – Men's 10,000 metres

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Events at the 1982 European
Athletics Championships

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 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
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Men's 10,000 metres event at the 1982 European Championships in Athens, Greece, held at Olympic Stadium "Spiros Louis" on 6 September 1982.[1]


Gold Alberto Cova
Silver Werner Schildhauer
 East Germany
Bronze Martti Vainio



6 September

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Alberto Cova  Italy 27:41.03
2nd, silver medalist(s) Werner Schildhauer  East Germany 27:41.21
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Martti Vainio  Finland 27:42.51
4 Carlos Lopes  Portugal 27:47.95
5 Julian Goater  United Kingdom 28:10.98
6 Salvatore Antibo  Italy 28:21.07
7 Steve Jones  United Kingdom 28:22.94
8 Charles Spedding  United Kingdom 28:25.91
9 Thierry Watrice  France 28:39.44
10 Alex Hagelsteens  Belgium 28:40.90
11 Hans Segerfeldt  Sweden 28:42.83
12 Mats Erixon  Sweden 28:45.82
13 Keld Johnsen  Denmark 29:08.32
14 Antonio Prieto  Spain 29:09.29
15 Toomas Turb  Soviet Union 29:15.75
16 Roy Andersen  Norway 29:32.01
17 John Woods  Ireland 29:39.88
18 Marios Kasianidis  Greece 29:45.09


According to an unofficial count, 18 athletes from 14 countries participated in the event.

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