Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 kilometres walk

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Men's 50 kilometres walk
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates August 3 (final)
Competitors 15 from 10 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Tommy Green
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jānis Daliņš
 Latvia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ugo Frigerio
 Italy
1936 →
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 50 kilometres walk event at the 1932 Summer Olympic Games took place August 3. The final was won by Tommy Green of Great Britain.

Results[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time (hand) Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Tommy Green  Great Britain 4:50:10 OR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Jānis Daliņš  Latvia 4:57:20
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ugo Frigerio  Italy 4:59:06
4 Karl Hähnel  Germany 5:06:06
5 Ettore Rivolta  Italy 5:07:39
6 Paul Sievert  Germany 5:16:41
7 Henri Quintric  France 5:27:25
8 Ernie Crosbie  United States 5:28:02
9 Bill Chisholm  United States 5:51:00
10 Alfred Maasik  Estonia 6:19:00
Henry Cieman  Canada DNF
John Moralis  Greece DNF
Francesco Pretti  Italy DNF
Arthur Tell Schwab  Switzerland DNF
Harry Hinkel  United States DNF

Key: DNF = Did not finish, OR = Olympic record

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