IAAF World Cross Country Championships
12.0km CC Men
Waregem Date: Saturday, March 17, 1973

Place Mark Name Born Age Country
1 35:46.4 Pekka Päivärinta (1949.05.04) 23.317 FIN
2 35:46.5 Mariano Haro (1940.05.27) 32.294 ESP
3 36:00 Rod Dixon (1950.07.13) 22.247 NZL
4 36:05 Tapio Kantanen (1949.05.31) 23.290 FIN
5 36:05 Willy Polleunis (1947.12.27) 25.080 BEL
6 36:08 Roger Clark (1944.04.06) 28.345 ENG
7 36:12 Juan Hidalgo (1945.12.16) 27.091 ESP
8 36:13 Gaston Roelants (1937.02.05) 36.040 BEL
9 36:19 Nikolay Sviridov (1938.07.06) 34.254 URS
10 36:21 Noel Tijou (1941.12.12) 31.095 FRA
11 36:24 Grenville Tuck (1950.10.22) 22.146 ENG
12 36:26 Dick Tayler (1948.08.12) 24.217 NZL
13 36:31 Norman Morrison (1949.03.13) 24.004 SCO
14 36:38 Bryan Rose (1943.07.24) 29.236 NZL
15 36:45 Euan Robertson (1948.06.14) 24.276 NZL
16 36:46 Egbert Nijstad (1942.06.24) 30.266 NED
17 36:47 Pavel Andreyev (1944.01.01) 29.075 URS
18 Eric de Beck (1951.06.06) 21.284 BEL
19 Erik Gijselinck (1945.11.27) 27.110 BEL
20 Abdelkader Zaddem (1944.10.12) 28.156 TUN
21 Nikolay Puklakov (1945.01.15) 28.061 URS
22 Boris Olyanitskiy (1949.07.20) 23.240 URS
23 Valentin Zotov (1947.01.15) 26.061 URS
24 Carlos Lopes (1947.02.18) 26.027 POR
25 36:56 Eddie Leddy (1951.09.08) 21.190 IRL
26 Malcolm Thomas (1948.12.05) 24.102 WAL
27 Vladimir Merkushin (1947.02.16) 26.029 URS
28 Karel Lismont (1949.03.08) 24.009 BEL
29 Steve Kenyon (1951.09.16) 21.182 ENG
30 Andrew McKean (1948.06.04) 24.286 SCO
31 Marc Smet (1951.02.05) 22.040 BEL
32 Tony Simmons (1948.10.06) 24.162 ENG
33 Bernie Plain (1946.12.03) 26.104 WAL
34 Seppo Tuominen (1943.07.09) 29.251 FIN
35 Giuseppe Cindolo (1945.08.05) 27.224 ITA
36 Santiago de la Parte (1948.08.18) 24.211 ESP
37 Adelaziz Bouguerra (1946.01.18) 27.058 TUN
38 Eddie Gray (1944. . ) 28/29y NZL
39 Roelof Veld (1944.09.23) 28.175 NED
40 Edgard Salvé (1946.08.01) 26.228 BEL
41 Pierre Liardet (1950.01.16) 23.060 FRA
42 Mike Baxter (1945.05.28) 27.293 ENG
43 Seppo Nikkari (1948.02.06) 25.039 FIN
44 Detlef Uhlemann (1949.09.24) 23.174 FRG
45 Lachie Stewart (1943.06.22) 29.268 SCO
46 Bernard Caraby (1940.05.21) 32.300 FRA
47 Olavi Suomalainen (1947.03.27) 25.355 FIN
48 Haico Scharn (1945.06.18) 27.272 NED
49 Daniel Fossé (1939.12.02) 33.105 FRA
50 Dennis Fowles (1951.04.08) 21.343 WAL
51 Pekka Tiihonen (1947.06.29) 25.261 FIN
52 John van der Wansem (1950.07.05) 22.255 NED
53 Petras Simonelis (1947.01.18) 26.058 URS
54 Nathan Healey (1949.03.13) 24.004 NZL
55 John Jones (1944.08.19) 28.210 WAL
56 Gerd Frähmcke (1950.09.22) 22.176 FRG
57 Jim Alder (1940.06.10) 32.280 SCO
58 José Maiz (1941.10.06) 31.162 ESP
59 John Sheddan (1950. . ) 22/23y NZL
60 Risto Ala-Korpi (1950.08.18) 22.211 FIN
61 Ricky Wilde (1945.10.13) 27.155 ENG
62 Jean-Yves Le Flohic (1940.10.09) 32.159 FRA
63 Donal Walsh (1947.05.28) 25.293 IRL
64 John McLaughlin (1951.09.06) 21.192 NIR
65 René Jourdan (1943.05.12) 29.309 FRA
66 Mohamed Ben Abdelsalem (--unknown-) MAR
67 Danny McDaid (1941.08.04) 31.225 IRL
68 Cherif Hannchi (1946.03.12) 27.005 TUN
69 Paddy Coyle (1944.04.23) 28.328 IRL
70 Bill Robinson (1947.02.01) 26.044 ENG
71 Fernand Kolbeck (1944.10.11) 28.157 FRA
72 Adrian Weatherhead (1943.09.22) 29.176 SCO
73 Vadim Mokalov (1947.01.06) 26.070 URS
74 Ian Gilmour (1952.01.27) 21.049 SCO
75 Mike Beevor (1946.07.24) 26.236 ENG
76 Renato Martini (1949.11.12) 23.125 ITA
77 Mansour Guettaya (1949.12.26) 23.081 TUN
78 Saturnino Arcones (1951.03.13) 22.004 ESP
79 Javier Alvarez (1943.12.18) 29.089 ESP
80 Franco Veronese (1952.02.06) 21.039 ITA
81 Jean-Paul Gomez (1945.05.08) 27.313 FRA
82 Miloud Chenna (1946. . ) 26/27y MAR
83 John Myatt (1948.01.11) 25.065 SCO
84 Tom O'Riordan (1937.08.27) 35.202 IRL
85 Dick Crowley (1945.04.22) 27.329 IRL
86 Bernie Ford (1952.08.03) 20.226 ENG
87 Albrecht Moser (1945.01.28) 28.048 SUI
88 Wilhelm Jungbluth (1952.06.22) 20.268 FRG
89 Tony Ashton (1945.11.04) 27.133 WAL
90 Gaetano Pusterla (1947.10.20) 25.148 ITA
91 Hamdouni Sghaier (1946.05.11) 26.310 TUN
92 David Hopkins (1949.10.09) 23.159 WAL
93 Moumoh Haddou (--unknown-) MAR
94 Karl-Heinz Betz (1946.07.06) 26.254 FRG
95 Mohamed Benbaraka (1949. . ) 23/24y MAR
96 Luigi Zarcone (1950.06.18) 22.272 ITA
97 Gabriele Barbaro (1950.03.17) 23.000 ITA
98 Herman Parmentier (1947.04.19) 25.332 BEL
99 Labidi Ayachi (1938.03.15) 35.002 TUN
100 Gerry Hannon (1951.05.30) 21.291 NIR
101 Amakdouf Layachi (1949.06.05) 23.285 MAR
102 Ruben San Martin (1945.03.04) 28.013 ESP
103 Ludwig Niedermeier (1950.02.09) 23.036 FRG
104 Esa Laitinen (1947.01.03) 26.073 FIN
105 David Logue (1946.08.02) 26.227 NIR
106 Clive Thomas (1947.03.27) 25.355 WAL
107 Dahou Belghazi (1954. . ) 18/19y MAR
108 Anacleto Pinto (1948.02.25) 25.020 POR
109 Eddie Spillane (1940. . ) 32/33y IRL
110 Brunello Bertolin (1943.06.01) 29.289 ITA
111 Mustapha Oulghazi (1951. . ) 21/22y MAR
112 Gérard Vervoort (1936.05.06) 36.315 FRA
113 Julio Marujo (1944.11.07) 28.130 POR
114 Mike Critchley (1947.02.20) 26.025 WAL
115 Colin Falconer (1952.03.26) 20.356 SCO
116 Americo Barros (1948.02.11) 25.034 POR
117 Pat Gilseman (1950.02.17) 23.028 IRL
118 Hussein Soltani (1945.10.26) 27.142 TUN
119 Aniceto Simoes (1945.09.08) 27.190 POR
120 Dick Wedlock (1946.01.26) 27.050 SCO
121 Piet Vonck (1947.04.02) 25.349 NED
122 Cidalio Caetano (1952.01.22) 21.054 POR
123 Falko Will (1948.08.09) 24.220 FRG
124 Geert Jansen (1942.01.03) 31.073 NED
125 Roy Kernoghan (1937.01.27) 36.049 NIR
126 Ian Morrison (1947. . ) 25/26y NIR
127 Mohamed Sghir (--unknown-) MAR
128 Brian Donovan (1950.02.17) 23.028 WAL
129 Mario Binato (1940.09.22) 32.176 ITA
130 Howard Healey (1949.03.13) 24.004 NZL
131 Jos Hermens (1950.01.08) 23.068 NED
132 Abdelkrim Djelassi (1952.01.28) 21.048 TUN
133 Vasco Pereira (1951.05.22) 21.299 POR
134 Fernando Fernandez (1944.10.20) 28.148 ESP
135 Peter Helmer (1947.07.17) 25.243 DEN
136 Armando Aldegalega (1937.11.23) 35.114 POR
137 Tom Annett (1951.01.12) 22.064 NIR
138 Arne Stigsen (1945.08.28) 27.201 DEN
139 Jean-Pierre Berset (1951.07.10) 21.250 SUI
140 Hans Ruiter (1946.10.23) 26.145 NED
141 Jim McGuinness (1951.09.21) 21.177 NIR
142 Jörgen Trangbaek (1945.07.21) 27.239 DEN
143 Erik Laursen (1951. . ) 21/22y DEN
144 Bent Larsson (1949.04.21) 23.330 DEN
145 Dan Engell (1941. . ) 31/32y DEN
146 Gerd Larsen (1942.09.08) 30.190 DEN
147 Dan Michaelsen (1949. . ) 23/24y DEN
148 Arne Möller (1943.10.07) 29.161 DEN
DNF Neil Cusack (1951.12.30) 21.077 IRL
DNF Fernando Mamede (1951.11.01) 21.136 POR
DNF Umberto Risi (1940.12.31) 32.076 ITA
DNF Willi Wagner (1941.10.03) 31.165 FRG
DNF Julio Gude (1949.03.29) 23.353 ESP
DNF Wolfgang Krüger (1947.01.01) 26.075 FRG
DNF Haddou Jaddour (1948. . ) 24/25y MAR
DNF Esko Lipsonen (1950.04.24) 22.327 FIN
Team results

Team Place Nation Athlete Points
1 Belgium 109
Willy Polleunis 5
Gaston Roelants 8
Eric de Beck 18
Erik Gijselinck 19
Karel Lismont 28
Marc Smet 31
Edgard Salvé (40)
Herman Parmentier (98)
2 USSR 119
Nikolay Sviridov 9
Pavel Andreyev 17
Nikolay Puklakov 21
Boris Olyanitskiy 22
Valentin Zotov 23
Vladimir Merkushin 27
Petras Simonelis (53)
Vadim Mokalov (73)
3 New Zealand 136
Rod Dixon 3
Dick Tayler 12
Bryan Rose 14
Euan Robertson 15
Eddie Gray 38
Nathan Healey 54
John Sheddan (59)
Howard Healey (130)
4 Finland 180
Pekka Päivärinta 1
Tapio Kantanen 4
Seppo Tuominen 34
Seppo Nikkari 43
Olavi Suomalainen 47
Pekka Tiihonen 51
Risto Ala-Korpi (60)
Esa Laitinen (104)
Esko Lipsonen ( DNF)
5 England 181
Roger Clark 6
Grenville Tuck 11
Steve Kenyon 29
Tony Simmons 32
Mike Baxter 42
Ricky Wilde 61
Bill Robinson (70)
Mike Beevor (75)
Bernie Ford (86)
6 Spain 260
Mariano Haro 2
Juan Hidalgo 7
Santiago de la Parte 36
José Maiz 58
Saturnino Arcones 78
Javier Alvarez 79
Ruben San Martin (102)
Fernando Fernandez (134)
Julio Gude ( DNF)
7 France 273
Noel Tijou 10
Pierre Liardet 41
Bernard Caraby 46
Daniel Fossé 49
Jean-Yves Le Flohic 62
René Jourdan 65
Fernand Kolbeck (71)
Jean-Paul Gomez (81)
Gérard Vervoort (112)
8 Scotland 291
Norman Morrison 13
Andrew McKean 30
Lachie Stewart 45
Jim Alder 57
Adrian Weatherhead 72
Ian Gilmour 74
John Myatt (83)
Colin Falconer (115)
Dick Wedlock (120)
9 Wales 345
Malcolm Thomas 26
Bernie Plain 33
Dennis Fowles 50
John Jones 55
Tony Ashton 89
David Hopkins 92
Clive Thomas (106)
Mike Critchley (114)
Brian Donovan (128)
10 Tunisia 392
Abdelkader Zaddem 20
Adelaziz Bouguerra 37
Cherif Hannchi 68
Mansour Guettaya 77
Hamdouni Sghaier 91
Labidi Ayachi 99
Hussein Soltani (118)
Abdelkrim Djelassi (132)
11 Ireland 393
Eddie Leddy 25
Donal Walsh 63
Danny McDaid 67
Paddy Coyle 69
Tom O'Riordan 84
Dick Crowley 85
Eddie Spillane (109)
Pat Gilseman (117)
Neil Cusack ( DNF)
12 Netherlands 400
Egbert Nijstad 16
Roelof Veld 39
Haico Scharn 48
John van der Wansem 52
Piet Vonck 121
Geert Jansen 124
Jos Hermens (131)
Hans Ruiter (140)
13 Italy 474
Giuseppe Cindolo 35
Renato Martini 76
Franco Veronese 80
Gaetano Pusterla 90
Luigi Zarcone 96
Gabriele Barbaro 97
Brunello Bertolin (110)
Mario Binato (129)
Umberto Risi ( DNF)
14 Federal Republic of Germany 508
Detlef Uhlemann 44
Gerd Frähmcke 56
Wilhelm Jungbluth 88
Karl-Heinz Betz 94
Ludwig Niedermeier 103
Falko Will 123
Willi Wagner ( DNF)
Wolfgang Krüger ( DNF)
15 Morocco 544
Mohamed Ben Abdelsalem 66
Miloud Chenna 82
Moumoh Haddou 93
Mohamed Benbaraka 95
Amakdouf Layachi 101
Dahou Belghazi 107
Mustapha Oulghazi (111)
Mohamed Sghir (127)
Haddou Jaddour ( DNF)
16 Portugal 602
Carlos Lopes 24
Anacleto Pinto 108
Julio Marujo 113
Americo Barros 116
Aniceto Simoes 119
Cidalio Caetano 122
Vasco Pereira (133)
Armando Aldegalega (136)
Fernando Mamede ( DNF)
17 Northern Ireland 657
John McLaughlin 64
Gerry Hannon 100
David Logue 105
Roy Kernoghan 125
Ian Morrison 126
Tom Annett 137
Jim McGuinness (141)
18 Denmark 847
Peter Helmer 135
Arne Stigsen 138
Jörgen Trangbaek 142
Erik Laursen 143
Bent Larsson 144
Dan Engell 145
Gerd Larsen (146)
Dan Michaelsen (147)
Arne Möller (148)
. Switzerland .
Albrecht Moser (87)
Jean-Pierre Berset (139)
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