Athletics at the 1936 Summer Olympics – Men's 3000 metres steeplechase

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Men's 3000 metres steeplechase
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Alfred Dompert, Volmari Iso-Hollo, Kaarlo Tuominen 1936c.jpg
Alfred Dompert, Volmari Iso-Hollo and Kaarlo Tuominen after the final race
Venue Olympiastadion: Berlin, Germany
Dates August 3 (heats)
August 8 (final)
Competitors 28 from 13 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Volmari Iso-Hollo
 Finland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kaarlo Tuominen
 Finland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Alfred Dompert
 Germany
← 1932
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Athletics at the
1936 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 3000 metres steeplechase event at the 1936 Summer Olympic Games took place August 3 and August 8. The final was won by Finn Volmari Iso-Hollo.

Results[edit]

Heats[edit]

The fastest four runners in each of the three heats advanced to the final round.

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Alfred Dompert  Germany 9:27.2
2 Martti Matilainen  Finland 9:28.4
3 Voldemārs Vītols  Latvia 9:28.8
4 Glen Dawson  United States 9:29.2
5 Tom Evenson  Great Britain 9:41.2
6 Harry Ekman  Sweden 9:43.2
7 Bedřich Hošek  Czechoslovakia
8 Giuseppe Lippi  Italy
9 Roger Cuzol  France

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Volmari Iso-Hollo  Finland 9:34.0
2 Harold Manning  United States 9:34.8
3 Willi Heyn  Germany 9:41.2
4 Harry Holmqvist  Sweden 9:44.4
5 Jenő Szilágyi  Hungary 9:53.4
6 Oscar Van Rumst  Belgium 10:05.0
7 René Desroches  France
8 Václav Hošek  Czechoslovakia
9 Tetsuo Imai  Japan

Heat 3[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kaarlo Tuominen  Finland 9:40.4
2 Joe McCluskey  United States 9:45.2
3 Roger Rérolle  France 9:50.6
4 Lars Larsson  Sweden 9:52.4
5 James Ginty  Great Britain 9:56.6
6 Hideo Tanaka  Japan 10:00.4
7 Bruno Betti  Italy
8 Josef Hušek  Czechoslovakia
9 Ladislaus Simacek  Austria
Hans Raff  Germany DNF

Final[edit]

Volmari Iso-Hollo, 3000 m steeplechase, 1936 Summer Olympics
Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Volmari Iso-Hollo  Finland 9:03.8 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kaarlo Tuominen  Finland 9:06.8
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Alfred Dompert  Germany 9:07.2
4 Martti Matilainen  Finland 9:09.0
5 Harold Manning  United States 9:11.2
6 Lars Larsson  Sweden 9:16.6
7 Voldemārs Vītols  Latvia 9:18.8
8 Glen Dawson  United States 9:21.1
9 Willi Heyn  Germany 9:26.4
10 Joe McCluskey  United States 9:29.4
11 Roger Rérolle  France 9:40.8
Harry Holmqvist  Sweden DNF

Key: DNF = Did not finish, WR = World record

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