Olympic Champions and Medalists
Games of the 20 Olympiad,1972

Athletics

Men

3000 m Steeplechase

1.
Kenya
8.23,6

2.
Kenya
8.24,6

3.
Finland
8.24,8

20 km Walk

1.
GDR
1:26.42,4

2.
USSR
1:26.55,2

3.
GDR
1:27.16,6

50 km Walk

1.
West Germany
3:56.11,6

2.
USSR
3:58.24,0

3.
USA
4:00.46,0

High Jump

1.
USSR
2.23

2.
GDR
2.21

3.
USA
2.21

Pole Vault

1.
GDR
5.50

2.
USA
5.40

3.
USA
5.35