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1963 IAAF World Race Walking Cup


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Updated: 2017-08-05T05:16Z
1963 IAAF World Race Walking Cup
OrganisersIAAF
Edition2nd
DateOctober 12–13
Host cityVarese, Lombardy, Italy Italy
Nations participating12
Athletes participating36
Races2

The 1963 IAAF World Race Walking Cup was held in Varese, Italy, on October 12–13, 1963. The event was also known as Lugano Trophy.

Complete results were published.[1]

Medallists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
20 km walk Ken Matthews (GBR) 1:30:10 Paul Nihill (GBR) 1:33:18 Antal Kiss (HUN) 1:33:38
50 km walk István Havasi (HUN) 4:14:25 Ray Middleton (GBR) 4:17:15 Ingvar Pettersson (SWE) 4:19:11
Men (Team)
Team United Kingdom 93 pts Hungary 64 pts Sweden 63 pts

Results

Men's 20 km

Place Athlete Time
1st, gold medalist(s) Ken Matthews  GBR 1:30:10
2nd, silver medalist(s) Paul Nihill  GBR 1:33:18
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Antal Kiss  HUN 1:33:38
4 István Göri  HUN 1:34:33
5 Erik Söderlund  SWE 1:35:16
6 John Edgington  GBR 1:35:22
7 John Ljunggren  SWE 1:35:53
8 Stefano Serchinich  ITA 1:36:23
9 Alexander Bílek  TCH 1:36:28
10 Kurt Schreiber  FRG 1:36:37
11 Vladimír Kánský  TCH 1:37:29
12 Alberto Carocci  ITA 1:40:08
13 Lennart Back  SWE 1:40:38
14 Horst Brüning  FRG 1:42:02
15 Giuseppe Doro  ITA 1:42:37
16 Tibor Balajcza  HUN 1:43:43
17 Herbert Staubach  FRG 1:44:24
18 Vilém Švajda  TCH 1:45:09

Men's 50 km

Place Athlete Time
1st, gold medalist(s) István Havasi  HUN 4:14:25
2nd, silver medalist(s) Ray Middleton  GBR 4:17:15
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ingvar Pettersson  SWE 4:19:11
4 Ladíslav Moc  TCH 4:23:11
5 Ron Wallwork  GBR 4:23:46
6 Charley Fogg  GBR 4:30:16
7 Antonio De Gaetano  ITA 4:32:01
8 Roy Syversson  SWE 4:33:09
9 Hannes Koch  FRG 4:39:03
10 Gianni Corsaro  ITA 4:41:52
11 Mario Algeri  ITA 4:43:07
12 Jan Brandejský  TCH 4:43:22
13 Ferencz Tesch  HUN 4:43:50
14 Béla Dinesz  HUN 4:44:09
15 Stig Lindberg  SWE 4:46:51
16 Jaroslav Fiala  TCH 5:00:52
Julius Müller  FRG DQ
Bernhard Nermerich  FRG DQ

Team

The team rankings, named Lugano Trophy, combined the 20km and 50km events team results.[2]

Place Country Points
1st, gold medalist(s)  United Kingdom 93 pts
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Hungary 64 pts
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Sweden 63 pts
4  Italy 51 pts
5  Czechoslovakia 44 pts
6  West Germany 26 pts

Participation

Qualifying Rounds

From 1961 to 1985 there were qualifying rounds with the winners proceeding to the final. Hungary progressed to final directly due to an epidemic in Hungary at time of qualifying round.

  Countries qualifying for the final are highlighted in green

References

  1. ^ IAAF WORLD RACE WALKING CUP - SARANSK 2012 - FACTS & FIGURES (PDF), IAAF, retrieved July 29, 2013 
  2. ^ "IAAF WORLD RACE WALKING CUP - TAICANG 2014 - FACTS & FIGURES" (PDF). iaaf.org. Retrieved 5 August 2017. Men’s Lugano Trophy(Combining results of 20Km & 50Km) 
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