Athletics at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Men's 4 × 100 metres relay

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Athletics at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
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The Men's 4x100m Relay athletics events for the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Olympic Stadium on 5 September. A total of two events were contested over this distance incorporating six different classifications.[1]

Results[edit]

T11-T13[edit]

Rank[2] Lane Nation Competitors Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) 4  Russia Evgeny Kegelev, Alexey Labzin, Fedor Trikolich, Andrey Koptev 42.66 PR
2nd, silver medalist(s) 3  China Xue Lei, Yuan Yizhi, Yang Yuqing, Li Yansong 42.68 RR
3rd, bronze medalist(s) 1  Azerbaijan Elchin Muradov, Rza Osmanov, Oleg Panyutin, Vladimir Zayets 43.92 SB
4 2  Spain Gerard Desgarrega, Maximiliano Rodríguez, Xavier Porras, Joan Munar Martínez N/A DNF

T42-T46[edit]

South Africa won with a world record time of 41.78 seconds. The team included Samkelo Radebe on the first leg, Zivan Smith on the second leg, Arnu Fourie on the third leg and Oscar Pistorius on the anchor leg.[3]

Rank[4] Lane Nation Competitors Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) 6  South Africa Samkelo Radebe, Zivan Smith, Arnu Fourie, Oscar Pistorius 41.78 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) 1  China Liu Zhiming, Liu Fuliang, Xie Hexing, Zhao Xu 42.98 RR
3rd, bronze medalist(s) 5  Germany Markus Rehm, Heinrich Popow, David Behre, Wojtek Czyz 45.23 SB
4 4  Japan Tomoki Tagawa, Keita Sato, Toru Suzuki, Jun Haruta 45.36 SB
N/A 3  Brazil Emicarlo Souza, Yohansson Nascimento, Antonio Souza, Alan Fonteles Cardoso Oliveira N/A DSQ
N/A 2  France Arnaud Assoumani, Alain Akakpo, Jean-Baptiste Alaize, Clavel Kayitaré N/A DSQ
N/A 7  United States Jerome Singleton, Richard Browne, Jarryd Wallace, Blake Leeper N/A DSQ

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics – Schedule & Results". 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Paralympic Games official website. Retrieved 20 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "Men's 4x100m Relay – T11/13". 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Paralympic Games official website. 5 September 2012. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Gold for men's relay team in world record time". 5 September 2012. Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  4. ^ "Men's 4x100m Relay – T42/T46". 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Paralympic Games official website. 5 September 2012. Retrieved 9 September 2012.