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Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 20 kilometres walk


Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's 20 kilometres walk

Athletics at the
1980 Summer Olympics
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men
10,000 m men
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Pentathlon women
Decathlon men

The Men's 20 km Race Walk at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR had an entrylist of 34 competitors. Seven athletes were disqualified and two did not finish in the final, held on Thursday 24 July 1980.


  • Medalists 1
  • Startlist 2
  • Intermediates 3
  • Results 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6


Gold  Maurizio Damilano
Italy (ITA)
Silver  Pyotr Pochenchuk
Soviet Union (URS)
Bronze  Roland Wieser
East Germany (GDR)




 Maurizio Damilano (ITA) 1:23:35.5
 Pyotr Pochenchuk (URS) 1:24:45.4
 Roland Wieser (GDR) 1:25:58.2
4.  Yevgeniy Yevsyukov (URS) 1:26:28.3
5.  Josep Marín (ESP) 1:26:45.6
6.  Raúl González (MEX) 1:27:48.6
7.  Bohdan Bułakowski (POL) 1:28:36.3
8.  Karl-Heinz Stadtmüller (GDR) 1:29:21.7
9.  Reima Salonen (FIN) 1:31:32.0
10.  Roger Mills (GBR) 1:32:37.8
11. )ITA( 1:33:26.2
12.  János Szálas (HUN) 1:34:10.5
13.  Alf Brandt (SWE) 1:34:44.0
14.  Pavol Blažek (TCH) 1:35:30.8
15. )GRE( 1:36:53.4
16.  Hunde Tore (HUN) 1:37:16.6
17.  Enrique Peña (COL) 1:38:00.0
18.  Ranjit Singh (IND) 1:38:27.2
19.  Ernesto Alfaro (COL) 1:42:19.7
20.  Jozef Pribilinec (TCH) 1:42:52.4
21.  Martin Toporek (AUT) 1:44:56.0
22.  Johann Siegele (AUT) 1:45:17.8
23.  Tekeste Mitiku (ETH) 1:45:45.7
24.  Stefano Casali (SMR) 1:49:21.3
25.  Thipsamay Chanthaphone (LAO) 2:20:22.0
 Lucien Faber (LUX) DNF
 Wilfried Siegele (AUT) DNF
 Anatoliy Solomin (URS) DSQ
 Daniel Bautista (MEX) DSQ
 Bo Gustafsson (SWE) DSQ
 David Smith (AUS) DSQ
 Domingo Colín (MEX) DSQ
 Werner Heyer (GDR) DSQ
 Juraj Benčík (TCH) DSQ

See also


  • (English) Results
  • (English) sports-reference

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