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Parallel Bars, Men

Date12 – 13 August 1948 — 9:00
StatusOlympic
LocationEmpress Hall, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Kensington, London
Participants122 from 16 countries
FormatPlacement determined by best scores on apparatus in individual all-around event.

Switzerland’s Michael Reusch had competed at the 1936 Olympics, winning two silver medals, and had won three apparatus gold medals at the 1938 World Gymnastics Championships, including parallel bars. In London he was 34-years-old but still won the gold medal on parallel bars. Finland’s Veikko Huhtanen won silver, while Reusch’s teammates, Christian Kipfer and Sepp Stalder, shared the bronze medal, with Switzerland taking four of the top five places, as Walter Lehmann placed fifth.

PosCompetitor(s)NOCPointsCEPOEP
1Michael ReuschSUI39.5019.8019.70Gold
2Veikko HuhtanenFIN39.3019.7019.60Silver
=3Christian KipferSUI39.1019.7019.40Bronze
=3Sepp StalderSUI39.1019.3019.80Bronze
5Walter LehmannSUI39.0019.5019.50
6Heikki SavolainenFIN38.9019.2019.70
=7Zdeněk RůžičkaTCH38.8019.6019.20
=7Paavo AaltonenFIN38.8019.0019.80
9Lajos SánthaHUN38.7019.4019.30
10Olavi RoveFIN38.6019.5019.10
11Savino GuglielmettiITA38.5019.1019.40
12Einari TeräsvirtaFIN38.4019.5018.90
13Guido FigoneITA38.3019.3019.00
=14Lajos TóthHUN38.2019.1019.10
=14Michel MathiotFRA38.2018.9019.30
=16Kalevi LaitinenFIN38.1019.5018.60
=16László BaranyaiHUN38.1019.3018.80
=18Ferenc PatakiHUN38.0019.1018.90
=18Raymond DotFRA38.0019.1018.90
20Melchior ThalmannSUI37.9019.1018.80
=21Robert LucySUI37.8018.9018.90
=21Ed ScrobeUSA37.8018.8019.00
=21Emil StuderSUI37.8018.5019.30
24Aleksanteri SaarvalaFIN37.6018.2019.40
25Joe KotysUSA37.4018.9018.50
=26Luigi ZanettiITA37.3018.9018.40
=26Pavel BenetkaTCH37.3018.8018.50
28József FeketeHUN37.1018.5018.60
29André WeingandFRA37.0018.2018.80
30Karl FreiSUI36.9018.3018.60
=31Alphonse AngerFRA36.8018.6018.20
=31Sulo SalmiFIN36.8018.1018.70
33Vladimír KarasTCH36.7018.8017.90
34Ferenc VárkőiHUN36.6017.8018.80
=35Hans FriedrichAUT36.4018.3018.10
=35Mogyoróssy MogyorossyHUN36.4018.1018.30
37Ernst WisterAUT36.1018.1018.00
38Bill RoetzheimUSA36.0018.3017.70
=39János Mogyorósi-KlencsHUN35.9017.4018.50
=39Danilo FioravantiITA35.9017.4018.50
=41Poul JessenDEN35.8018.0017.80
=41George WeedonGBR35.8018.0017.80
=41Elkana GrønneDEN35.8017.9017.90
=44Konrad GrilcYUG35.7018.9016.80
=44Marcel de WolfFRA35.7018.2017.50
=44Frank TurnerGBR35.7017.7018.00
=44Quinto VadiITA35.7017.5018.20
48Auguste SirotFRA35.6017.6018.00
=49Antoine SchlindweinFRA35.4018.0017.40
=49Domenico GrossoITA35.4017.7017.70
51Vratislav PetráčekTCH35.3017.6017.70
52Egidio ArmelloniITA35.0017.6017.40
=53Leo SotorníkTCH34.8018.6016.20
=53Jey KugelerLUX34.8017.6017.20
55Adli RoushdiEGY34.6016.7017.90
=56Børge MinerthDEN34.5019.0015.50
=56Mahmoud Abdel-AalEGY34.5017.5017.00
=56Miroslav MálekTCH34.5017.4017.10
=56Josip KujundžićYUG34.5017.4017.10
=56Vincent D'AutorioUSA34.5016.6017.90
61Lucien MassetFRA34.3518.6015.75
62Gunner OlesenDEN34.3017.8016.50
63Hans SauterAUT34.2518.3015.95
64František WirthTCH34.1518.7015.45
65Freddy JensenDEN34.1017.6016.50
66Frank CumiskeyUSA34.0016.2017.80
67Alec WalesGBR33.9016.5017.40
68Karl BohuschAUT33.8017.2016.60
69Ali ZakyEGY33.7015.7018.00
70Volmer ThomsenDEN33.5517.8015.75
71Ettore PeregoITA33.4015.6017.80
=72William BonsallUSA33.1015.8017.30
=72Ray SorensenUSA33.1015.6017.50
74Willi SchreyerAUT33.0016.1016.90
75Fernando LecuonaCUB32.9517.7015.25
76Gottfried HermannAUT32.3017.8014.50
77Arnold ThomsenDEN32.1017.6014.50
78Vilhelm MøllerDEN31.9015.0016.90
=79Rafael LecuonaCUB31.8017.3014.50
=79Ahmed Khalaf AliEGY31.8014.9016.90
81Mohamed AlyEGY31.7517.0014.75
82Ken BuffinGBR31.3016.3015.00
83Arturo AmosARG31.2517.0014.25
=84Josy StoffelLUX31.2017.7013.50
=84Percy MayGBR31.2015.0016.20
86Miro LongykaYUG31.1018.1013.00
=87Ali El-HefnawiEGY30.7016.7014.00
=87Stjepan BoltižarYUG30.7014.9015.80
89Moustafa Abdel-AalEGY30.0014.0016.00
90Ahmed El-GiddawiEGY29.7016.2013.50
91René SchroederLUX29.2514.0015.25
=92Ivica JelićYUG29.0014.5014.50
=92Karel JanežYUG29.0014.5014.50
94Menn KreckeLUX28.9514.7014.25
95Jack FlahertyGBR28.7516.0012.75
=96Drago JelićYUG28.4514.4014.05
=96César BonorisARG28.4514.2014.25
98Pedro LonchibucoARG28.3013.3015.00
=99Polo WelfringLUX27.4516.2011.25
=99Ángel AguiarCUB27.4515.7011.75
101Pierre SchmitzLUX27.2514.0013.25
102Gustav HrubýTCH26.8016.8010.00
103Jos BernardLUX26.7013.2013.50
104Enrique RapestaARG25.0011.0014.00
105Jakob ŠubeljYUG24.8013.8011.00
106Raimundo ReyCUB24.3012.8011.50
107Robert PranzAUT24.0010.5013.50
108Butz WenglerLUX23.7510.5013.25
109Roberto VillaciánCUB22.6514.408.25
110Baldomero RubieraCUB22.5013.509.00
111Glyn HopkinsGBR21.257.5013.75
112Jorge SolerARG20.507.0013.50
113Roberto NúñezARG18.506.5012.00
114Alejandro DíazCUB17.256.0011.25
115Dionisio AguilarMEX17.006.0011.00
116Ivor ViceGBR16.251.0015.25
117Louis BordoUSA14.9014.900.00
118Jorge CastroMEX14.507.007.50
119Rubén LiraMEX12.254.008.25
120Everardo RíosMEX9.509.500.00
121Jorge VidalARG6.506.500.00
122Willi WeltAUT2.002.000.00