Russian Sergey Kirdyapkin won the competition in race walking for 50 km at the Olympic Games in London. He set the Olympic record. Time champion — 3:35:59.
Russians Sergey Bakulin, Igor Erokhin spent most of the race in the leading group, but were unable to compete for Olympic medals.
Olympics. Athletics. Jogging. Men. 50 km. London (UK)
1. Sergey Kirdyapkin (Russia)
2. Jared Tellent (Australia)
3. Tianfu Xi (China)