Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's 10,000 metres

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Men's 10,000 metres
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates July 31, 1932
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Janusz Kusociński
 Poland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Volmari Iso-Hollo
 Finland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Lasse Virtanen
 Finland
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Athletics at the
1932 Summer Olympics
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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men
400 m men
800 m men
1500 m men
5000 m men
10,000 m men
80 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m steeple men
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men
Road events
Marathon men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Decathlon men

The men's 10,000 metres long distance event at the 1932 Summer Olympics took place on July 31 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

Results[edit]

The race was contested in a final only format, no heats.

Final[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Janusz Kusociński  Poland 30:11.4 OR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Volmari Iso-Hollo  Finland 30:12.6
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Lasse Virtanen  Finland 30:35.0
4 Billy Savidan  New Zealand 31:09.0
5 Max Syring  Germany 31:35.0
6 Jean-Gunnar Lindgren  Sweden 31:37.0
7 Juan Morales  Mexico 32:03.0
8 Cliff Bricker  Canada
9 Masamichi Kitamoto  Japan
10 Shoichiro Takenaka  Japan
11 José Ribas  Argentina
12 Fernando Cicarelli  Argentina
13 Adalberto Cardoso  Brazil
- Eino Pentti  United States DNF
- Tom Ottey  United States DNF
- Lou Gregory  United States DNF

Key: OR = Olympic record; DNF = did not finish

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