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Encyclopedia > 1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics

The 1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics is the 1996 version of the World Junior Championships in Athletics. It was held in Sydney, the capital city of Australia. The World Junior Championships in Athletics are the world championships open for those of age according to junior. ... The Sydney Opera House on Sydney Harbour Sydney (pronounced ) is the most populous city in Australia with a metropolitan area population of over 4. ...

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Results

Men

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Francis Obikwelu
Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
10.21 Seun Ogunkoya
Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
10.25 Francesco Scuderi
Flag of Italy Italy
10.43
200 m Francis Obikwelu
Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
20.47 Riaan Dempers
Flag of South Africa South Africa
20.96 Bryan Harrison
Flag of United States United States
21.10
400 m Obea Moore
Flag of United States United States
45.27 Jerome Davis
Flag of United States United States
45.86 Shane Niemi
Flag of Canada Canada
45.94
800 m Joseph Mutua
Flag of Kenya Kenya
1:48.21 Tom Lerwill
Flag of United Kingdom Great Britain
1:48.40 Grant Cremer
Flag of Australia Australia
1:48.46
1500 m Shadrack Langat
Flag of Kenya Kenya
3:48.96 Mohamed Yagoub Babiker
Flag of Sudan Sudan
3:39.17 Miloud Abaoub
 Algeria
3:39.37
5000 m Assefa Mezegebu
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
13:35.30 CR David Chelule
Flag of Kenya Kenya
13:36.27 Aaron Gabonewe
Flag of South Africa South Africa
13:46.19
10 000 m Assefa Mezegebu
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
28:27.78 David Chelule
Flag of Kenya Kenya
28:29.14 Tetsuhiro Furuta
 Japan
28:31.61
110 m H Yoel Hernández
Flag of Cuba Cuba
13.83 Tomasz Scigaczewski
 Poland
13.88 Jovesa Naivalu
Flag of Fiji Fiji
13.91
400 m H Mubarak Al-Nubi
Flag of Qatar Qatar
49.07 CR Llewellyn Herbert
Flag of South Africa South Africa
49.15 Angelo Taylor
Flag of United States United States
50.18
3000 m St. Julius Chelule
Flag of Kenya Kenya
8:33.09 Kipkurui Misoi
Flag of Kenya Kenya
8:33.31 Ali Ezzine
Flag of Morocco Morocco
8:35.60
10000 m track walk Francisco Javier Fernández
Flag of Spain Spain
40:38.25 David Márquez
Flag of Spain Spain
41:03.73 Nathan Deakes
Flag of Australia Australia
41:11.44
4 X 100 m Flag of United States United States 39.36 Flag of France France 39.47 Flag of Australia Australia 39.62
4 X 400 m Flag of United States United States 3:03.65  Japan 3:06.01 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom 3:06.76
High jump Mark Boswell
Flag of Canada Canada
2.24 Ben Challenger
Flag of United Kingdom Great Britain
Svatoslav Ton
Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
2.21    
Pole vault Paul Burgess
Flag of Australia Australia
5.35 Patrik Kristiansson
Flag of Sweden Sweden
5.30 Danny Ecker
Flag of Germany Germany
5.30
Long jump Aleksey Lukashevich
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
7.91 Raúl Fernández
Flag of Spain Spain
7.75 Nathan Morgan
Flag of United Kingdom Great Britain
7.74
Triple jump René Hernández
Flag of Cuba Cuba
16.50 Michael Calvo
Flag of Cuba Cuba
16.17 Ionut Punga
Flag of Romania Romania
16.15
Shot put Ralf Bartels
Flag of Germany Germany
18.71 Justin Anlezark
Flag of Australia Australia
18.21 Clay Cross
Flag of Australia Australia
17.69
Discus Casey Malone
Flag of South Africa South Africa
56.22 Roland Varga
Flag of Hungary Hungary
55.20 Frank Casañas
Flag of Cuba Cuba
54.86
Javelin Sergey Voynov
Flag of Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
79.78 Harri Haatainen
 Finland
76.12 Steven Madeo
Flag of Australia Australia
73.88
Hammer Maciej Palyszko
 Poland
71.24 Vadim Devyatovskiy
Flag of Belarus Belarus
70.88 Roman Konevtsov
 Russia
70.32
Decathlon Attila Zsivóczky
Flag of Hungary Hungary
7582 Dean Macey
Flag of United Kingdom Great Britain
7480 Chiel Warners
Flag of Netherlands The Netherlands
7368

AR Area record | CR championship record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB/PR personal best/record | SB seasonal best | WL world leading (in a given season) | WR world record 100 m is the classic sprints race distance. ... Francis Obirah Obikwelu, born November 22, 1978 in Nigeria and Portuguese citizen since 2001, is a sprint athlete specializing in 100 m and 200 m, who finished second in the 100 m at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, the first medal ever in athletics sprinting events for Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Francis Obirah Obikwelu, born November 22, 1978 in Nigeria and Portuguese citizen since 2001, is a sprint athlete specializing in 100 m and 200 m, who finished second in the 100 m at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, the first medal ever in athletics sprinting events for Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... 400 m is a common track running event. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Shane Niemi (born June 2, 1978) is a Canadian sprints athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... 800 m is a common track running event. ... Joseph Mutua (born 10 December 1978) is a Kenyan runner who specializes in the 800 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... The 1,500 metres is a premier middle distance track event. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sudan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Algeria_(bordered). ... 5000 metres, a popular running distance also known as a 5 km, colloquially five-K. This distance is typical for all types of running races; from cross-country, to the road, to the track. ... Assefa Mezgebu (born June 19, 1978 in Sidamo) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner most known for winning an bronze medal in the 10,000 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Assefa Mezgebu (born June 19, 1978 in Sidamo) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner most known for winning an bronze medal in the 10,000 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... The 110m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field athletics discipline run by men. ... Yoel Hernández (born 12 December 1977) is a Cuban hurdling athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Fiji. ... Womens 400m Hurdles The 400m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field (athletics) discipline. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Qatar. ... Llewellyn Herbert (born July 21, 1977 in Bethal) is a South African athlete competing over 400 metres hurdles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Angelo F. Taylor (born December 29, 1978) is an American athlete, winner of 400 m hurdles at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Kakivi-1sec! world record!~! ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Fransisco Javier Fernández (born March 6, 1977 in Guadix) is a Spanish race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Nathan Deakes (born August 17, 1977) is an Australian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... During a relay race, members of a team take turns swimming or running (usually with a baton) parts of a circuit or performing a certain action. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... During a relay race, members of a team take turns swimming or running (usually with a baton) parts of a circuit or performing a certain action. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics. ... Mark Boswell (born July 28, 1977 in Mandeville, Jamaica) is a Canadian high jumper. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... It has been suggested that List of pole vaulters who reached 6 metres be merged into this article or section. ... Paul Burgess (born in Manchester, England, UK in 1950) is a UK-based rock drummer, notable for his association with a wide range of British rock and folk-rock bands, most of which have sizable cult followings. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Patrik Kristiansson is an athlete competing in pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Danny Ecker Danny Ecker (born July 21, 1977 in Leverkusen) is a German athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Long jumper at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Nathan Morgan (born June 30, 1978) is a English long jumper with a personal best of 8. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, skip and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball, also called the shot, as far as possible. ... Ralf Bartels (born February 21, 1978 in Stavenhagen, Germany, then GDR) is a German shot-putter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Statue of discus thrower in Botanic Garden, Copenhagen, Denmark For alternate meanings, see Discus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... A high school athlete throwing the javelin. ... Sergey Voynov (born February 26, 1977) is an Uzbek athlete who competes in the javelin throw. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uzbekistan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... The modern or Olympic hammer throw is an athletic throwing event where the object to be thrown is a heavy steel ball attached with wire (maximum 4 ft (1. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland_(bordered). ... Vadim Devyatovskiy (born March 20, 1977 in Novopolotsk) is a Belarusian hammer thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... A decathlon is a sportive contest made up of 10 events. ... Attila Zsivóczky (born 29 April 1977 in Budapest) is a Hungarian track and field athlete, competing in decathlon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Dean Macey (born: December 12, 1977) in Rochford, Essex, England is a decathlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Motto: Je Maintiendrai (Dutch: Ik zal handhaven, English: I Shall Uphold) Anthem: Wilhelmus van Nassouwe Capital Amsterdam1 Largest city Amsterdam Official language(s) Dutch2 Government Parliamentary democracy Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Beatrix  - Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende Independence Eighty Years War   - Declared July 26, 1581   - Recognised January 30, 1648 (by Spain...

Women

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Nora Ivanova
 Bulgaria
11.32 Andrea Anderson
Flag of United States United States
11.43 Esther Möller
Flag of Germany Germany
11.46
200 m Sylviane Félix
Flag of France France
23.16 Lauren Hewitt
Flag of Australia Australia
23.32 Nora Ivanova
 Bulgaria
23.59
400 m Andreea Barlacu
Flag of Romania Romania
52.32 Suziann Reid
Flag of United States United States
53.17 Rosemary Hayward
Flag of Australia Australia
53.28
800 m Claudia Gesell
Flag of Germany Germany
2:02.67 Kathleen Friedrich
Flag of Germany Germany
2:02.70 Jebet Langat
Flag of Kenya Kenya
2:03.21
1500 m Kutre Dulecha
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
4:08.65 Jackline Maranga
Flag of Kenya Kenya
4:08.98 Shura Hutesa
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
4:09.49
3000 m Anita Weyermann
Flag of Switzerland Switzerland
8:50.73 Edna Kiplagat
Flag of Germany Germany
8:53.06 Etaferahu Tarekegne
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
8:53.77
5000 m Ayelech Worku
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
15:40.03 Olivera Jevtic
Flag of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
15:40.59 Cristina Iloc
Flag of Romania Romania
15:41.44
100 m H Joyce Bates
Flag of United States United States
13.27 Glory Alozie
Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
13.30 Tan Yali
 China
13.37
400 m H Ulrike Urbansky
Flag of Germany Germany
56.65 Vicki Jamison
Flag of United Kingdom Great Britain
57.57 Tanya Jarrett
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
57.91
5000 m track walk Irina Stankina
 Russia
21:31.85 Olga Panfyorova
 Russia
21:52.27 Claudia Iovan
Flag of Romania Romania
21:57.11
4 X 100 m Flag of United States United States 43.79 Flag of Jamaica Jamaica 44.26 Flag of Germany Germany 44.57
4 X 400 m Flag of Germany Germany 3:31.12 Flag of Romania Romania 3:32.16 Flag of Australia Australia 3:32.47
High jump Yuliya Lyakhova
 Russia
1.93 Dóra Gyõrffy
Flag of Hungary Hungary
1.91 Svetlana Lapina
 Russia
1.91
Long jump Guan Yingnan
 China
6.53 Cristina Nicolau
Flag of Romania Romania
6.47 Johanna Halkoaho
 Finland
6.38
Triple jump Tereza Marinova
 Bulgaria
14.62 CR Cristina Nicolau
Flag of Romania Romania
13.64 Adelina Gavrila
Flag of Romania Romania
13.50
Shot put Song Feina
 China
16.58 Nadine Beckel
Flag of Germany Germany
16.39 Yelena Ivanenko
Flag of Belarus Belarus
16.22
Discus Ma Shuli
 China
56.32 Seilala Sua
Flag of United States United States
56.32 Zhang Yaqing
 China
55.70
Javelin Osleidys Menéndez
Flag of Cuba Cuba
60.96 Nikolett Szabó
Flag of Hungary Hungary
58.34 Bina Ramesh
Flag of France France
57.70
Heptathlon Yelizaveta Shalygina
 Russia
5711 Johanna Halkoaho
 Finland
5656 Hana Doleželová
 China
5504

AR Area record | CR championship record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB/PR personal best/record | SB seasonal best | WL world leading (in a given season) | WR world record 100 m is the classic sprints race distance. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Sylviane Felix (born October 31, 1977 in Créteil, France) is a track and field sprint athlete, competing internationally for France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria_(bordered). ... 400 m is a common track running event. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... 800 m is a common track running event. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... The 1,500 metres is a premier middle distance track event. ... Kutre Dulecha (born August 22, 1978 in Sidamo) is a middle distance runner from Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Jackline Maranga (born December 17, 1977 in Kisii) is a retired Kenyan middle distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... A track event where you run 7 and 1/2 times around a 400m track. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... 5000 metres, a popular running distance also known as a 5 km, colloquially five-K. This distance is typical for all types of running races; from cross-country, to the road, to the track. ... Ayelech Worku (born June 12, 1979) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner most known for winning two World Championshipps bronze medals on the 5,000 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_FR_Yugoslavia. ... Official language Serbian written in Cyrillic alphabet1 Capital Belgrade2 President3 Svetozar Marović Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 105th 102,350 km² 0. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... A hurdling World Champion, Perdita Felicien, Canada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Aliuska López (born December 30, 1977 in Nigeria) is a Spanish athlete competing mostly in hurdling. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Womens 400m Hurdles The 400m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field (athletics) discipline. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Irina Stankina (born March 25, 1977 in Saransk) is a Russian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... During a relay race, members of a team take turns swimming or running (usually with a baton) parts of a circuit or performing a certain action. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... During a relay race, members of a team take turns swimming or running (usually with a baton) parts of a circuit or performing a certain action. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Long jumper at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland_(bordered). ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, skip and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Tereza Marinova (Тереза Маринова in Bulgarian, born September 5, 1973 in Pleven) is a Bulgarian athlete who competed in long jump and triple jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball, also called the shot, as far as possible. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Statue of discus thrower in Botanic Garden, Copenhagen, Denmark For alternate meanings, see Discus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... A high school athlete throwing the javelin. ... Osleidys Menéndez (born November 14, 1979 in Martí) is a Cuban athlete competing in the javelin throw. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Nikolett Szabó (born 3 March 1980 in Budapest) is a Hungarian javelin thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... A heptathlon is a sportive contest made up of seven events (from the Greek hepta (seven) and athlon (contest)). More specifically, the term heptathlon refers to an athletic (track and field) event consisting of seven events. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland_(bordered). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ...

External link

  • Results at GBRathletics.com


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