Athletics At The 1936 Summer Olympics - Men's 200 Metres
Get Athletics At The 1936 Summer Olympics %E2%80%93 Men's 200 Metres essential facts below. View Videos or join the Athletics At The 1936 Summer Olympics %E2%80%93 Men's 200 Metres discussion. Add Athletics At The 1936 Summer Olympics %E2%80%93 Men's 200 Metres to your Like2do.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Athletics At The 1936 Summer Olympics %E2%80%93 Men's 200 Metres
Men's 200 metres
at the Games of the XI Olympiad
Venue Olympiastadion: Berlin, Germany
Dates August 4 (heats and quarterfinals)
August 5 (semifinals and final)
Competitors 44from 23 nations
Medalists

The men's 200 metres sprint event at the 1936 Olympic Games took place between August 4 and August 5. The final was won by American Jesse Owens.[1]

Results

Heats

The fastest three runners in each of the eight heats advanced to the quarterfinal round.

Heat one

Heat two

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Jesse Owens  United States 21.1 =OR
2 Lee Orr  Canada 21.6
3 Karl Neckermann  Germany 21.8
4 Arthur Sweeney  Great Britain 22.1
5 Nemesio de Guzman  Philippines 22.9
6 Gunnar Christensen  Denmark 23.1

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Bruce Humber  Canada 22.1
2 Gyula Gyenes  Hungary 22.1
3 Felix Rinner  Austria 22.4
4 Paul Bronner  France 22.6
5 Chen Kingkwan  Republic of China

Heat five

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Paul Hänni  Switzerland 21.9
2 Renos Frangoudis  Greece 22.1
3 József Sir  Hungary 22.2
4 Poh Kimseng  Republic of China
5 Pat Dannaher  South Africa

Heat six

Heat seven

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Bob Packard  United States 21.2
2 Eric Grimbeek  South Africa 21.8
3 Albert Steinmetz  Germany 21.9
4 Eric Whiteside  India

Heat eight

Quarterfinals

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

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Lee Orr  Canada 21.2
2 Paul Hänni  Switzerland 21.3
3 Bob Packard  United States 21.3
4 József Sir  Hungary 21.6
5 Egon Schein  Germany 21.7
6 Tomás Beswick  Argentina

Heat two

Heat three

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Jesse Owens  United States 21.1 =OR
2 Howie McPhee  Canada 21.8
3 Eric Grimbeek  South Africa 21.9
4 Aki Tammisto  Finland 22.0
5 Felix Rinner  Austria
Albert Steinmetz  Germany DQ

Heat four

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Mack Robinson  United States 21.2
2 Tinus Osendarp  Netherlands 21.3
3 Karl Neckermann  Germany 21.6
4 Gyula Gyenes  Hungary
5 Börje Strandvall  Finland

Semifinals

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

Heat one

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Mack Robinson  United States 21.1 =OR
2 Lee Orr  Canada 21.3
3 Wil van Beveren  Netherlands 21.5
4 Bob Packard  United States 21.6
5 Karl Neckermann  Germany 21.8
6 Eric Grimbeek  South Africa 22.2

Heat two

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Jesse Owens  United States 21.3
2 Tinus Osendarp  Netherlands 21.5
3 Paul Hänni  Switzerland 21.6
4 Marthinus Theunissen  South Africa 21.8
5 Bruce Humber  Canada 22.0
6 Howie McPhee  Canada 22.0

Final

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Jesse Owens  United States 20.7 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mack Robinson  United States 21.1
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tinus Osendarp  Netherlands 21.3
4 Paul Hänni  Switzerland 21.6
5 Lee Orr  Canada 21.6
6 Wil van Beveren  Netherlands 21.9

Key: WR = World record

References


  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.


Athletics_at_the_1936_Summer_Olympics_%E2%80%93_Men's_200_metres
 



 

Top US Cities