Vebjorn RODAL

Vebjorn Rodal - Norway - 1996 Olympic Games 800m champion

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 31 July 1996

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Saturday, 16 September 1972
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Berkak, Norway
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Norway
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Vebjorn RODAL - Norway - 1996 Olympic Games 800m champion

Vebjorn Rodal wins the 1996 Olympic Games 800 metres for Norway in Atlanta.

 

Men's 800m. Final

Olympic Games 1996


 
1. Vebjorn RODAL   NOR   1: 42.58
2. Hezekiel Sepeng   RSA   1: 42.74
3. Fred Onyancha   KEN   1: 42.79
4. Norberto Tellez   CUB   1: 42.85
5. Nico Motchebon   GER   1: 43.91
6. David Kiptoo   KEN   1: 44.19
7. Johnny Gray   USA   1: 44.21
8. Benyounes Lahlou   MOR   1: 45.52

 

 

 

Vebjorn Rodal pictured at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona. Photo G. Herringshaw. ©

1st. August 1992. He failed to reach the final with a time of 1:46.50 but the following year

won the silver medal at the European Championships with a time of 1:46.53.

 

Men's 800m. Final

European Athletics Championships 1994


 
1. Andrea BENVENUTI   ITA   1.46.12
2. Vebjorn RODAL   NOR   1.46.53
3. Thomas de TERESA   ESP   1.46.56
4. Nico MOTCHEBON   GER   1.46.65
5. Giuseppe D'URSO   ITA   1.46.90
6. Craig WINROW   GBR   1.47.09

 

 

Men's 800m. Final

World Athletics Championships 1995


 
1. Wilson Kipketer   DEN   1: 45.08
2. Arthemon Hatungimana   BUR   1: 45.64
3. Vebjorn RODAL   NOR   1: 45.68
4. Nico Motchebon   GER   1: 45.97
5. Brandon Rock   USA   1: 46.42
6. Jose Parrilla   USA   1: 46.44
7. Andrea Giocondi   ITA   1: 47.78
8. Mark Everett   USA   1: 53.12

 

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS.

 

2003     1:55.42     Lisleby     08 AUG
2002     1:53.09     Sandnes     17 AUG
2000     1:44.84     Oslo (Bislett)     28 JUL
1999     1:45.95     Oslo     30 JUN
1998     1:44.17     Oslo     09 JUL
1997     1:44.24     Stockholm     07 JUL
1996     1:42.58     Atlanta  31 JUL
1995     1:44.05     Zürich     16 AUG
1994     1:43.50     Oslo 22 JUL
1993     1:45.83     Hengelo     20 JUN
1992     1:45.33     Oslo     04 JUL
1991     1:47.08     Oslo     06 JUL