Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's high jump

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Men's high jump
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
Athletics pictogram.svg
Pictogram for Athletics
Venue Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc
Dates 31 July (qualifications)
2 August (finals)
Competitors 43 from 27 nations
Winning height 2.34
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
2nd, silver medalist(s) Patrik Sjöberg
 Sweden
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Artur Partyka
 Poland
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Tim Forsyth
 Australia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Hollis Conway
 United States
← 1988
1996 →

These are the official results of the Men's High Jump event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. There were a total number of 43 participating athletes. The qualification mark was set at 2.29 metres (two + twelve athletes).[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
Silver Patrik Sjöberg
 Sweden
Bronze Artur Partyka
 Poland
Bronze Tim Forsyth
 Australia
Bronze Hollis Conway
 United States

Records[edit]

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in metres) prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics.

World Record 2.44 Cuba Javier Sotomayor San Juan (PUR) July 29, 1989
Olympic Record 2.38 Soviet Union Hennadiy Avdyeyenko Seoul (KOR) September 25, 1988

Final[edit]

  • Held on August 2, 1992
RANK FINAL HEIGHT
Med 1.png  Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.34 m (at 1st try)
Med 2.png  Patrik Sjöberg (SWE) 2.34 m (at 2nd try)
Med 3.png  Artur Partyka (POL) 2.34 m (at 3rd try)
 Tim Forsyth (AUS)
 Hollis Conway (USA)
6.  Ralf Sonn (GER) 2.31 m
7.  Troy Kemp (BAH) 2.31 m
8.  Marino Drake (CUB) 2.28 m
 Charles Austin (USA)
 Dragutin Topić (IOP)
11.  Gustavo Adolfo Becker (ESP) 2.24 m
12.  Steve Smith (GBR) 2.24 m
13.  Sorin Matei (ROU) 2.24 m
14.  Georgi Dakov (BUL) 2.24 m

Qualification[edit]

RANK GROUP A HEIGHT
1.  Javier Sotomayor (CUB) 2.26 m
2.  Sorin Matei (ROU) 2.26 m
3.  Hollis Conway (USA) 2.26 m
4.  Georgi Dakov (BUL) 2.26 m
5.  Artur Partyka (POL) 2.26 m
6.  Tim Forsyth (AUS) 2.26 m
7.  Steinar Hoen (NOR) 2.23 m
8.  Ian Thompson (BAH) 2.23 m
9.  Darrin Plab (USA) 2.20 m
10.  Lee Jin-Taek (KOR) 2.20 m
11.  Yuriy Sergiyenko (EUN) 2.20 m
12.  Wolf-Hendrik Beyer (GER) 2.20 m
13.  Xu Yang (CHN) 2.20 m
14.  Arturo Ortíz (ESP) 2.15 m
 Dietmar Mögenburg (GER)
16.  Dalton Grant (GBR) 2.15 m
 Stevan Zorić (IOP)
18.  Khemraj Naiko (MRI) 2.10 m
 Kosmas Mikhalopoulos (GRE)
 Hossein Shahyan (IRI)
21.  Karl Scatliffe (IVB) 2.10 m
22.  Hilaire Onwanlélé-Ozimo (GAB) 2.05 m


RANK GROUP B HEIGHT
1.  Marino Drake (CUB) 2.29 m
2.  Steve Smith (GBR) 2.29 m
3.  Charles Austin (USA) 2.26 m
 Patrik Sjöberg (SWE)
 Dragutin Topić (IOP)
6.  Ralf Sonn (GER) 2.26 m
7.  Gustavo Adolfo Becker (ESP) 2.26 m
8.  Troy Kemp (BAH) 2.26 m
9.  Brendan Reilly (GBR) 2.23 m
10.  Lambros Papakostas (GRE) 2.20 m
 Håkon Särnblom (NOR)
12.  Igor Paklin (EUN) 2.20 m
 Lochsley Thomson (AUS)
14.  Alex Zaliauskas (CAN) 2.15 m
 David Anderson (AUS)
16.  Danny Beauchamp (SEY) 2.10 m
 Yacine Mousli (ALG)
 Abdullah Mohamed Al-Sheib (QAT)
19.  Cho Hyun-Uk (KOR) 2.10 m
20.  Fakhredin Fouad (JOR) 2.05 m
 Clarence Saunders (BER) NM

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1992 Barcelona Summer Games: Men's High Jump". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 1 January 2018. 

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