1986 European Athletics Championships – Men's 800 metres

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Events at the 1986 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 women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
steeplechase
men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
10 km walk 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 800 metres event at the 1986 European Championships in Stuttgart, West Germany, held at Neckarstadion on 26, 27, and 28 August 1986.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Sebastian Coe
 United Kingdom
Silver Tom McKean
 United Kingdom
Bronze Steve Cram
 United Kingdom

Results[edit]

Final[edit]

28 August

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Sebastian Coe  United Kingdom 1:44.50
2nd, silver medalist(s) Tom McKean  United Kingdom 1:44.61
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Steve Cram  United Kingdom 1:44.88
4 Rob Druppers  Netherlands 1:45.53
5 Ryszard Ostrowski  Poland 1:45.54
6 Peter Braun  West Germany 1:45.83
7 Philippe Collard  France 1:45.96
8 Viktor Kalinkin  Soviet Union 1:47.36

Semi-finals[edit]

27 August

Semi-final 1[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Steve Cram  United Kingdom 1:46.59 Q
2 Peter Braun  West Germany 1:46.84 Q
3 Ryszard Ostrowski  Poland 1:46.89 Q
4 Philippe Collard  France 1:46.96 Q
5 Vladimir Graudyn  Soviet Union 1:47.50
6 Álvaro Silva  Portugal 1:47.69
7 Valeriy Starodubtsev  Soviet Union 1:48.37
8 Ari Suhonen  Finland 1:49.67

Semi-final 2[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Rob Druppers  Netherlands 1:46.54 Q
2 Tom McKean  United Kingdom 1:46.62 Q
3 Sebastian Coe  United Kingdom 1:47.10 Q
4 Viktor Kalinkin  Soviet Union 1:47.41 Q
5 Matthias Assmann  West Germany 1:47.45
6 Martin Enholm  Sweden 1:49.02
7 Hans-Joachim Mogalle  East Germany 1:49.90
8 Thomas Giessing  West Germany DNF

Heats[edit]

26 August

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Peter Braun  West Germany 1:48.38 Q
2 Ryszard Ostrowski  Poland 1:48.39 Q
3 Rob Druppers  Netherlands 1:48.42 Q
4 Vladimir Graudyn  Soviet Union 1:48.49 q
5 Slobodan Popović  Yugoslavia 1:48.68
6 Gert Kilbert   Switzerland 1:49.82
7 Spyros Spyrou  Cyprus 1:53.36

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Tom McKean  United Kingdom 1:48.37 Q
2 Valeriy Starodubtsev  Soviet Union 1:48.46 Q
3 Matthias Assmann  West Germany 1:48.65 Q
4 Ronny Olsson  Sweden 1:48.78
5 Robin van Helden  Netherlands 1:48.88
6 Colomán Trabado  Spain 1:49.42
7 Mücteba Apaydın  Turkey 1:52.41

Heat 3[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Steve Cram  United Kingdom 1:46.54 Q
2 Viktor Kalinkin  Soviet Union 1:46.68 Q
3 Álvaro Silva  Portugal 1:46.74 NR Q
4 Hans-Joachim Mogalle  East Germany 1:46.98 q
5 Martin Enholm  Sweden 1:48.40 q
6 Bo Breigan  Norway 1:49.78

Heat 4[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Sebastian Coe  United Kingdom 1:47.64 Q
2 Ari Suhonen  Finland 1:47.71 Q
3 Philippe Collard  France 1:47.72 Q
4 Thomas Giessing  West Germany 1:48.03 q
5 Alberto Barsotti  Italy 1:48.53
6 Marc Corstjens  Belgium 1:48.55
7 John Chappory  Gibraltar 1:57.45

Participation[edit]

According to an unofficial count, 27 athletes from 19 countries participated in the event.

See also[edit]

References[edit]