Athletics at the 1932 Summer Olympics – Men's triple jump

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Men's triple jump
at the Games of the X Olympiad
Venue Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Dates August 4
Competitors 16 from 12 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Chuhei Nanbu
 Japan
2nd, silver medalist(s) Eric Svensson
 Sweden
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Kenkichi Oshima
 Japan
← 1928
1936 →

The men's triple jump event at the 1932 Olympic Games took place August 4.

Results[edit]

Final standings[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Distance Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Chuhei Nambu  Japan 15.72 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Erik Svensson  Sweden 15.32
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Kenkichi Oshima  Japan 15.12
4 Eamonn Fitzgerald  Ireland 15.01
5 Wim Peters  Netherlands 14.93
6 Sol Furth  United States 14.88
7 Sid Bowman  United States 14.87
8 Rolland Romero  United States 14.85
9 Péter Bácsalmási  Hungary 14.33
10 Francesco Tabai  Italy 14.29
11 Onni Rajasaari  Finland 14.20
12 Mikio Oda  Japan 13.97
13 Nikolaos Papanikolaou  Greece 13.92
14 Mehar Chand Dhawan  India 13.66
15 Salvador Alanís  Mexico 13.28
- Jack Portland  Canada NM

Key: NM = No mark, WR = World record

References[edit]