Athletics at the 1912 Summer Olympics - Men's 800 metres


Athletics at the 1912 Summer Olympics - Men's 800 metres

The men's 800 metres was a track and field athletics event held as part of the Athletics at the 1912 Summer Olympics programme. It was the fifth appearance of the event, which is one of 12 athletics events to have been held at every Summer Olympics. The competition was held from July 6, 1912 to July 8, 1912.

48 runners from 16 nations competed. Including all three medalists from 1908, Olympic champion Mel Sheppard, the silver medalists Emilio Lunghi, and the bronze medalist Hanns Braun.

Medalists

Heat 2

Heat 5

Heat 8

Semifinal 2

Final

The final took place on Monday, July 8, 1912.

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