Beijing Olympics 2008 Mens Pole Vault Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists
Gold  Steven Hooker
Australia (AUS)
Silver  Yevgeny Lukyanenko
Russia (RUS)
Bronze  Denys Yurchenko
Ukraine (UKR)
Records
World Record Sergey Bubka (UKR) 6.14 m Sestriere, Italy 31 July 1994
Olympic Record  Timothy Mack (USA) 5.95 m Athens, Greece 27 August 2004

A new Olympic record was set during this competition.

Date Event Athlete Time OR WR
22 August Final  Steven Hooker (AUS) 5.96 m OR
Results

Qualification

Group A
Position Athlete Mark
1 Igor Pavlov (RUS) 5.65 q
2 Jérôme Clavier (FRA)
Denys Yurchenko (UKR)
Leonid Andreev (UZB)
Raphael Holzdeppe (GER)
6 Jan Kudlicka (CZE)
7 Dmitry Starodubtsev (RUS)
8 Maksym Mazuryk (UKR) 5.55
Paul Burgess (AUS)
10 Jeff Hartwig (USA)
Feiliang Liu (CHN)
12 Jesper Fritz (SWE) 5.45
13 Giovanni Lanaro (MEX)
14 Jurij Rovan (SLO) 5.30
Steven Lewis (GBR) NM
Germán Chiaraviglio (ARG)
Brad Walker (USA)
Yoo Suk Kim (KOR)
Iliyan Efremov (BUL)
Group B
Position Athlete Mark
1 Yevgeniy Lukyanenko (RUS) 5.65 q
2 Przemyslaw Czerwinski (POL)
3 Derek Miles (USA)
Danny Ecker (GER)
5 Steven Hooker (AUS)
6 Giuseppe Gibilisco (ITA)
7 Alhaji Jeng (SWE) 5.55
Romain Mesnil (FRA)
9 Tim Lobinger (GER)
Daichi Sawano (JPN)
11 Oleksandr Korchmid (UKR) 5.45
Mikko Latvala (FIN)
13 Fábio Gomes da Silva (BRA)
Spas Bukhalov (BUL)
15 Kevin Rans (BEL)
Aleksandr Averbukh (ISR)
17 Dominic Johnson (LCA) 5.30
Štepán Jvanácek (CZE)
Lázaro Borges (CUB) NM

Final

Rank Name Nationality 5.45 5.60 5.70 5.75 5.80 5.85 5.90 5.96 Result Notes
1 Steven Hooker Australia - o - - xxo xxo xxo xxo 5.96 OR
2 Yevgeny Lukyanenko Russia - xxo o - o xxo xxx 5.85
3 Denys Yurchenko Ukraine xxo xo o 5.70
4 Derek Miles United States o xxo xo - xxx 5.70
5 Dmitry Starodubtsev Russia xxo xxo xo - xxx 5.70
6 Danny Ecker Germany xo - xxo xxx 5.70
7 Jérôme Clavier France xo o xxx 5.60
8 Raphael Holzdeppe Germany o xo xxx 5.60
9 Igor Pavlov Russia - xxo - xxx 5.60
10 Jan Kudlicka Czech Republic o xxx 5.45
11 Przemyslaw Czerwinski Poland xo xxx 5.45
Giuseppe Gibilisco Italy xxx NM
Leonid Andreev Uzbekistan xxx NM