Athletics at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Men's 1500 metres
|Athletics at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
|4×100 m relay||men||women|
|4×400 m relay||men|
The Men's 1500m athletics events for the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Olympic Stadium from 31 August to 4 September. A total of six events were contested over this distance for six different classifications.
|Event↓/Date →||Fri 31||Sat 1||Sun 2||Mon 3||Tue 4|
The T11 category is for athletes with a visual impairment. A T11 athlete may be entirely without sight, or be able to perceive light, but have no ability to see the shape of a hand at any distance. T11 athletes commonly run with guides.
Competed 3 September 2012 at 20:31.
|Samwel Mushai Kimani
Guide: James Boit
Guide: Carlos Antonio dos Santos
|Jason Joseph Dunkerley
Guide: Josh Karanja
Guide: Cristopher Guajardo
Guide: Cesar Chavarro Dias
Guide: Laust Bengtsen
The T13 category is for athletes with a moderate visual impairment. Athletes in this category have a variety of visual impairments, but can typically recognize contours from a distance of 2 to 6 metres. Athletes in this category do not typically require a guide.
Competed 4 September 2012 at 19:16.
|David Devine||Great Britain||T12||3:49.79||RR|
|6||Tim Prendergast||New Zealand||T13||3:53.60||PB|
|10||El Amin Chentouf||Morocco||T12||4:00.43|
There were no heats in this event. The final was competed on 4 September 2012 at 19:34.
Competed 4 September 2012 at 19:34.
|Peyman Nasiri Bazanjani||Iran||3:58.49||SB|
|6||Stephen Morris||Great Britain||4:02.50|
|8||Jose Martinez Morote||Spain||4:04.85||PB|
|11||Michael Murray||United States||4:18.78|
The T37 category is for ambulant athletes with cerebral palsy. These athletes have movement and coordination problems on one half of their body. They have good ability in their dominant side of their body (ie hemiplegia).
There were no heats in this event. The final was competed on 3 September 2012 at 20:47.
Competed 3 September 2012 at 20:47.
|7||Dean Miller||Great Britain||4:21.57|
The T46 category is for athletes who have a single above or below elbow amputation or similar disability, with normal function in both legs.
Competed 4 September 2012 at 20:24.
|Wondiye Fikre Indelbu||Ethiopia||3:50.87||PB|
|7||Jonah Kipkemoi Chesum||Kenya||4:00.38|
|9||Chris Hammer||United States||4:01.76|
|10||Davide Dalla Palma||Italy||4:02.26||PB|
The T54 category is for wheelchair athletes with no leg function, but near full arm function and reasonable to normal trunk function. Typically this may be caused by a lower spinal cord injury or spinal cord birth defect.
|David Weir||Great Britain||3:12.09|
|Kim Gyu Dae||South Korea||3:12.57|
- "Athletics - Schedule & Results". Official site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 20 August 2012.