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Athletics at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase Final

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Helsinki Olympic Stadium, Helsinki
Date Started: July 25, 1952
Date Finished: July 25, 1952

Gold: USA Horace Ashenfelter
Silver: URS Vladimir Kazantsev
Bronze: GBR John Disley

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T(H) T(A)
1 Horace Ashenfelter 29 United States USA 8:45.4 8:45.68 WR
2 Vladimir Kazantsev 29 Soviet Union URS 8:51.6 8:51.52
3 John Disley 23 Great Britain GBR 8:51.8 8:51.94
4 Olavi Rinteenpää 27 Finland FIN 8:55.2 8:55.60
5 Curt Söderberg 25 Sweden SWE 8:55.6 8:55.87
6 Günter Hesselmann 26 Germany GER 8:55.8 8:55.98
7 Mikhail Saltykov Soviet Union URS 8:56.2 8:56.47
8 Helmut Gude 26 Germany GER 9:01.4 9:01.36
9 József Apró 31 Hungary HUN 9:04.2 9:04.30
10 Cahit Önel 24 Turkey TUR 9:04.4 9:04.73
11 Chris Brasher 23 Great Britain GBR 9:14.0
12 Gunnar Karlsson-Tjörnebo 25 Sweden SWE 10:26.4