Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay

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Men's 4 x 400 metres relay
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates August 6 and August 7
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Ivan Fuqua
Ed Ablowich
Karl Warner
Bill Carr
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Crew Stoneley
Tommy Hampson
Lord Burghley
Godfrey Rampling
 Great Britain
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ray Lewis
Jimmy Ball
Phil Edwards
Alex Wilson
 Canada
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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 4 x 400 metres relay relay event at the 1932 Summer Olympics took place on August 6 and August 7 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

Two heats were held; the fastest three times advanced to the final round.

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Ivan Fuqua
Ed Ablowich
Karl Warner
Walter Klinger
 United States 3:11.8 WR
2 Giacomo Carlini
Giovanni Turba
Mario De Negri
Luigi Facelli
 Italy 3:22.8
3 Joachim Büchner
Walter Nehb
Adolf Metzner
Otto Peltzer
 Germany 3:25.4

Heat Two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Itaro Nakajima
Iwao Masuda
Seikan Oki
Teiichi Nishi
 Japan 3:16.8
2 Crew Stoneley
Tommy Hampson
Lord Burghley
Godfrey Rampling
 Great Britain 3:21.8
3 Ray Lewis
Jimmy Ball
Phil Edwards
Alex Wilson
 Canada 3:21.8
4 Ricardo Arguello
Jesús Moraila
Manuel Álvarez
Carlos de Anda
 Mexico 3:28.5

Final[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Ivan Fuqua
Ed Ablowich
Karl Warner
Bill Carr
 United States 3:08.14 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Crew Stoneley
Tommy Hampson
Lord Burghley
Godfrey Rampling
 Great Britain 3:11.2
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ray Lewis
Jimmy Ball
Phil Edwards
Alex Wilson
 Canada 3:12.8
4 Joachim Büchner
Walter Nehb
Adolf Metzner
Otto Peltzer
 Germany 3:14.4
5 Itaro Nakajima
Iwao Masuda
Seikan Oki
Teiichi Nishi
 Japan 3:14.6
6 Giacomo Carlini
Giovanni Turba
Mario De Negri
Luigi Facelli
 Italy 3:17.8

Key: WR = world record

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