Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's pole vault

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Men's pole vault
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates August 3
Competitors 8 from 4 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Bill Miller
 United States
2nd, silver medalist(s) Shuhei Nishida
 Japan
3rd, bronze medalist(s) George Jefferson
 United States
← 1928
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 pole vault event at the 1932 Olympic Games took place August 3.

Results[edit]

Final standings[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Height Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Bill Miller  United States 4.315 OR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Shuhei Nishida  Japan 4.300 OR
3rd, bronze medalist(s) George Jefferson  United States 4.200 =OR
4 Bill Graber  United States 4.150
5 Shizuo Mochizuki  Japan 4.000
6 Lúcio de Castro  Brazil 3.900
7 Peter Clentzos  Greece 3.750
Carlos Nelli  Brazil NH

Key: NH = No height, OR = Olympic record, =OR = Equalled Olympic record

References[edit]