Athletics at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Men's high jump

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Men's high jump
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Venue Olympic Stadium
Dates July 30 & 31
Competitors 37 from 23 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Jacek Wszoła
 Poland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Greg Joy
 Canada
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Dwight Stones
 United States
← 1972
1980 →

The men's high jump at the 1976 Summer Olympics took place on July 30 & 31.

The world-class[edit]

1972 Olympic Champion 2,23 Soviet Union Jurij Tarmak Retired in 1972 [1]
1974 European Champion 2,25 Denmark Jesper Torring Present
World record holder 2,31 United States Dwight Stones Present [2]
USA Trials winner 2,28 United States William Junkunis Present

Eliminatory round[edit]

The qualification set to 2.16 metres, 14 athletes achieved it.

Final[edit]

# Atltete Measure Note
1  Jacek Wszoła (POL) 2,25 Sport records icon OR.svg
2  Greg Joy (CAN) 2,23
3  Dwight Stones (USA) 2,21
4  Sergey Budalov (URS) 2,21
5  Sergey Senyukov (URS) 2,18
6  Rodolfo Bergamo (ITA) 2,18
7  Rolf Beilschmidt (GDR) 2,18
8  Jesper Tørring (DEN) 2,18

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MUNICH, WEST GERMANY GAMES OF THE XXth OLYMPIAD". kiat.net. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Dwight Stones". usatf.org. Retrieved 25 November 2012. 

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