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Athletics at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games:

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

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Host City: Antwerpen, Belgium
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Antwerpen
Date Started: August 17, 1920
Date Finished: August 18, 1920

Gold: ITA Ugo Frigerio
Silver: USA Joe Pearman
Bronze: GBR Charlie Gunn


The United States’ [Joe Pearman] led for the first half of the race. At that point, [Ugo Frigerio] picked up the pace and won by over half of a lap.

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Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal
1 Ugo Frigerio 18 Italy ITA Gold
2 Joe Pearman 27 United States USA Silver
3 Charlie Gunn 34 Great Britain GBR Bronze
4 Cecil McMaster 24 South Africa RSA
5 William Hehir 33 Great Britain GBR
6 Thomas Maroney 24 United States USA
7 Jean Seghers Belgium BEL
8 Antoine Doyen Belgium BEL
AC George Parker Australia AUS
AC Luis Meléndez 19 Spain ESP
AC Donato Pavesi 30 Italy ITA
4 h2 r1/2 William Plant 27 United States USA
7 h1 r1/2 Winfred Rolker 28 United States USA
AC h1 r1/2 Paul Verlaeckt Belgium BEL
AC h1 r1/2 Gunnar Rasmussen 26 Denmark DEN
AC h1 r1/2 Eduard Hermann 32 Estonia EST
AC h1 r1/2 Martial Simon France FRA
AC h1 r1/2 Charles Dowson 30 Great Britain GBR
AC h1 r1/2 Josef Å lehofer 20 Czechoslovakia TCH
AC h2 r1/2 Charles Wiggers Belgium BEL
AC h2 r1/2 Eversleigh Freeman 27 Canada CAN
AC h2 r1/2 Niels Pedersen 31 Denmark DEN
AC h2 r1/2 Stanislas Anselmetti Switzerland SUI