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Athletics Men's Marathon Medalists

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Events:

Games: 28 games in 19 countries
First Held: 1896 Summer Games
Last Held: 2012 Summer Games

Participants: 1560 from 160 countries
Top Athlete Medalist(s): 6 athletes with 2 medals
Top Country Medalist(s): USA United States (10 medals)

Medalists

Year Gold Silver Bronze
2012 UGA Stephen Kiprotich KEN Abel Kirui KEN Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich
2008 KEN Sammy Wanjiru MAR Jaouad Gharib ETH Tsegaye Kebede
2004 ITA Stefano Baldini USA Meb Keflezighi BRA Vanderlei de Lima
2000 ETH Gezahgne Abera KEN Eric Wainaina ETH Tesfaye Tola
1996 RSA Josia Thugwane KOR Lee Bong-Ju KEN Eric Wainaina
1992 KOR Hwang Yeong-Jo JPN Koichi Morishita GER Stephan Freigang
1988 ITA Gelindo Bordin KEN Douglas Wakiihuri DJI Ahmed Salah
1984 POR Carlos Lopes IRL John Treacy GBR Charlie Spedding
1980 GDR Waldemar Cierpinski NED Gerard Nijboer URS Satymkul Dzhumanazarov
1976 GDR Waldemar Cierpinski USA Frank Shorter BEL Karel Lismont
1972 USA Frank Shorter BEL Karel Lismont ETH Mamo Wolde
1968 ETH Mamo Wolde JPN Kenji Kimihara NZL Mike Ryan
1964 ETH Abebe Bikila GBR Basil Heatley JPN Kokichi Tsuburaya
1960 ETH Abebe Bikila MAR Rhadi Ben Abdesselam NZL Barry Magee
1956 FRA Alain Mimoun YUG Franjo Mihalić FIN Veikko Karvonen
1952 TCH Emil Zátopek ARG Reinaldo Gorno SWE Gustaf Jansson
1948 ARG Delfo Cabrera GBR Tom Richards BEL Étienne Gailly
1936 JPN Son Gi-Jeong GBR Ernie Harper JPN Shoryu Nan
1932 ARG Juan Carlos Zabala GBR Sam Ferris FIN Armas Toivonen
1928 FRA Boughera El Ouafi CHI Manuel Plaza FIN Martti Marttelin
1924 FIN Albin Stenroos ITA Romeo Bertini USA Clarence DeMar
1920 FIN Hannes Kolehmainen EST Jüri Lossman ITA Valerio Arri
1912 RSA Ken McArthur RSA Chris Gitsham USA Gaston Strobino
1908 USA Johnny Hayes RSA Charles Hefferon USA Joe Forshaw
1906 CAN Billy Sherring SWE John Svanberg USA William Frank
1904 USA Tom Hicks FRA Albert Corey USA Arthur Newton
1900 LUX Michel Théato FRA Émile Champion SWE Ernst Fast
1896 GRE Spyros Louis GRE Kharilaos Vasilakos HUN Gyula Kellner