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XV Olympic Game, Helsinki 1952
Men, Field
High Jump
1 Walter Davis USA 2.04 OR
2 Kenneth Wiesner USA 2.01  
3 Jose Telles da Conceicao BRA 1.98  
4 Gosta Svensson SWE 1.98  
5 Ronald Pavitt GBR 1.95  
6 Ion Soter ROU 1.95  
7 Arnold Betton USA 1.95  
8 Bjorn Gundersen NOR 1.90  
Pole Vault
1 Robert Richards USA 4.55 OR
2 Donald Laz USA 4.50  
3 Ragnar Lundberg SWE 4.40  
4 Pyotr Denisenko URS 4.40  
5 Valto Olenius FIN 4.30  
6 Bunkichi Sawada JPN 4.20  
7 Vladimir Brazhnik URS 4.20  
8 Viktor Knyazev URS 4.20  
Long Jump
1 Jerome Biffle USA 7.57  
2 Meredith Gourdine USA 7.53  
3 Ödön Földessy HUN 7.30  
4 Ary Facanha de Sa BRA 7.23  
5 Jorma Valtonen FIN 7.16  
6 Leonid Grigoryev URS 7.14  
7 Karl-Erik Israelsson SWE 7.10  
8 Paul Faucher FRA 7.02  
Triple Jump
1 Adhemar Ferreira da Silva BRA 16.22 WR
2 Leonid Shcherbakov URS 15.98 ER
3 Arnoldo Devonish VEN 15.52  
4 Walter Ashbaugh USA 15.39  
5 Rune Nilsen NOR 15.13  
6 Yoshio Iimuro JPN 14.99  
7 Geraldo de Oliveira BRA 14.95  
8 Roger Norman SWE 14.89  
Shot Put
1 Parry O'Brien USA 17.41 OR
2 Darrow Hooper USA 17.39  
3 James Fuchs USA 17.06  
4 Otto Grigalka URS 16.78  
5 Roland Nilsson SWE 16.55  
6 John Savidge GBR 16.19  
7 Georgiy Fedorov URS 16.06  
8 Per Stavem NOR 16.02  
Discus Throw
1 Simeon Iness USA 55.03 OR
2 Adolfo Consolini ITA 53.78  
3 James Dillion USA 53.28  
4 Fortune Gordien USA 52.66  
5 Ferenc Klics HUN 51.13  
6 Otto Grigalka URS 50.71  
7 Roland Nilsson SWE 50.06  
8 Guiseppe Tosi ITA 49.03  
Hammer Throw
1 Jozsef Csermak HUN 60.34 WR
2 Karl Storch GER 58.86  
3 Imre Németh HUN 57.74  
4 Jiri Dadak TCH 56.81  
5 Nikolay Redkin URS 56.55  
6 Karl Wolf FRG 56.49  
7 Sverre Strandli NOR 56.36  
8 Georgiy Dybenko URS 55.03  
Javelin Throw
1 Cyrus Young USA 73.78 OR
2 William Miller USA 72.46  
3 Toivo Hyytiäinen FIN 71.89  
4 Viktor Tsybulenko URS 71.72  
5 Branko Dungubic YUG 70.55  
6 Vladimir Kuznetsov URS 70.37  
7 Ragnar Ericzon SWE 69.04  
8 Soini Nikkinen FIN 68.80  
Decathlon
1 Robert Mathias USA 7887 WR
2 Milton Campbell USA 6975  
3 Floyd Simmons USA 6788  
4 Vladimir Volkov URS 6674  
5 Josef Hipp FRG 6449  
6 Goran Widenfelt SWE 6388  
7 Kjell Tånnander SWE 6308  
8 Friedel Schirmer FRG 6118