Athletics at the 1928 Summer Olympics – Men's 110 metres hurdles

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Men's 110 metres hurdles
at the Games of the IX Olympiad
Dates July 31 (heats & semifinals)
August 1 (final)
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Sydney Atkinson  South Africa
2nd, silver medalist(s) Steve Anderson  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) John Collier  United States
← 1924
1932 →

The men's 110 metres hurdles event at the 1928 Olympic Games took place between July 31 & August 1.[1]

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

The first two finishers in each heat moved on to the Semi-Final Round.

Heat One

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Gabriel Sempé  France 15.0
2 Otakar Jandera  Czechoslovakia
3 Armand Lepaffe  Belgium
4 Lothar Albrich  Romania
AC Valerio Vallania  Argentina DQ

Heat Two

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Carl Ring  United States 15.0
2 Johannes Viljoen  South Africa
3 Ludwig Wessely  Austria
4 Arie Kaan  Netherlands
5 Otto Schop  Romania

Heat Three

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 George Weightman-Smith  South Africa 14.8
2 Robert Marchand  France
3 Albert Andersson  Sweden
4 Wilfred Kalaugher  New Zealand

Heat Four

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Steve Anderson  United States 15.0
2 Eric Wennström  Sweden
3 Alister Clark  Ireland
4 Douglas Neame  Great Britain

Heat Five

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Leighton Dye  United States 15.0
2 Sid Atkinson  South Africa
3 Erik Kjellström  Sweden
4 Arie van Leeuwen  Netherlands

Heat Six

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Bernard Lucas  Great Britain 15.2
2 Hans Steinhardt  Germany
3 Alfredo Ugarte  Chile
4 René Joannes-Powell  Belgium

Heat Seven

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 John Collier  United States 15.0
2 Bengt Sjöstedt  Finland 15.0
3 Giacomo Carlini  Italy 15.9
4 Jan Britstra  Netherlands

Heat Eight

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Fred Gaby  Great Britain 15.2
2 Sten Pettersson  Sweden
3 Alf Watson  Australia
4 Evangelos Moiropoulos  Greece 15.6
5 Louis Lundgren  Denmark 15.7
6 Wojciech Trojanowski  Poland 16.0

Heat Nine

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Yoshio Miki  Japan 15.4
2 David, Lord Burghley  Great Britain
3 Lau Spel  Netherlands
4 S. Abdul Hamid  India
5 José Palhares Costa  Portugal

Semifinals[edit]

The first two finshers in each race moved on to the Final Round.

Semi-Final Heat One

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Leighton Dye United States 14.8
2 Fred Gaby Great Britain 14.9
3 Eric Wennström Sweden 14.9
4 Hans Steinhardt Germany 15.3
5 Johannes Viljoen South Africa 15.4
6 Yoshio Miki Japan

Semi-Final Heat Two

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Steve Anderson United States 14.8
2 Sid Atkinson South Africa 14.9
3 David, Lord Burghley Great Britain 15.0
4 Bengt Sjöstedt Finland 15.1
5 Robert Marchand France
6 Otakar Jandera Czechoslovakia

Semi-Final Heat Three

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 George Weightman-Smith South Africa 14.6
2 John Collier United States 14.8
3 Sten Pettersson Sweden 15.0
4 Carl Ring United States
5 Gabriel Sempé France
6 Bernard Lucas Great Britain

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Sydney Atkinson  South Africa 14.8
2 Steve Anderson  United States 14.8
3 John Collier  United States 14.9
4 Leighton Dye  United States 14.9
5 George Weightman-Smith  South Africa 15.0
6 Fred Gaby  Great Britain 15.2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games: Men's 110 metres Hurdles". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 12 September 2017.