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Encyclopedia > 1997 IAAF World Indoor Championships

The 6th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Paris-Bercy Omnisports Stadium in Paris, France between March 7 and March 9, 1997. The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ... March 7 is the 66th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (67th in Leap years). ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


It was the first Athletics Championships to introduce women's pole vault. Pole vaulting is an athletics event where competitors use a long, flexible pole as an aid to leap over a bar, similar to the high jump, but at much greater heights. ...

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Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
60 m Charalambos Papadias
Greece Greece
6.50 NR Michael Green
United States United States
6.51 Davidson Ezinwa
Nigeria Nigeria
6.52 PB
200 m Kevin Little
United States United States
20.40 CR Iván García
Cuba Cuba
20.46 PB Francis Obikwelu
Nigeria Nigeria
21.10
400 m Sunday Bada
Nigeria Nigeria
45.51 AR Jamie Baulch
United Kingdom United Kingdom
45.62 Shunji Karube
Japan Japan
45.76 AR
800 m Wilson Kipketer
Denmark Denmark
1:42.67 WR Mahjoub Haida
Morocco Morocco
1:45.76 NR Rich Kenah
United States United States
1:46.16 PB
1500 m Hicham El Guerrouj
Morocco Morocco
3:35.31 CR Rüdiger Stenzel
Germany Germany
3:37.24 William Tanui
Kenya Kenya
3:37.48
3000 m Haile Gebrselassie
Ethiopia Ethiopia
7:34.71 CR Paul Bitok
Kenya Kenya
7:38.84 Ismaïl Sghir
Morocco Morocco
7:40.01
60 m Hurdles Anier García
Cuba Cuba
7.48 =NR Colin Jackson
United Kingdom United Kingdom
7.49 Tony Dees
United States United States
7.50
High Jump Charles Austin
United States United States
2.35 Lambros Papakostas
Greece Greece
2.32 Dragutin Topic
Yugoslavia
2.32
Pole Vault Igor Potapovich
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
5.90 =AR Lawrence Johnson
United States United States
5.85 Maxim Tarasov
Russia Russia
5.80
Long Jump Iván Pedroso
Cuba Cuba
8.51 =CR Kirill Sosunov
Russia Russia
8.41 PB Joe Greene
United States United States
8.41 PB
Triple Jump Yoel García
Cuba Cuba
17.30 Aliecer Urrutia
Spain Spain
17.27 Igor Aseledchenko
Russia Russia
17.22 PB
Shot Put Yuriy Bilonog
Ukraine Ukraine
21.02 Aleksandr Bagach
Ukraine Ukraine
20.94 John Godina
United States United States
20.87
4 x 400 m Relay United States United States
Jason Rouser
Mark Everett
Sean Maye
Deon Minor
3:04.93 Jamaica Jamaica
Linval Laird
Michael McDonald
Dinsdale Morgan
Gregory Haughton
3:08.11 France France
Pierre Marie Hilaire
Rodrigue Nordin
Loïc Lerouge
Fred Mango
3:09.68
Heptathlon Robert Zmelik
Czech Republic Czech Republic
6228 Erki Nool
Estonia Estonia
6213 PB Jon Árnar Magnusson
Iceland Iceland
6145 NR

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El Guerrouj after winning his second medal in 5000 m, Athens 2004 Hicham El Guerrouj (born September 14, 1974, Berkane, Morocco) is a world record setting middle distance athlete and credited by some as the greatest middle-distance runner of all time as well as the King of the Mile... Large flag of Morocco Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... {{JESUS TOOK THE FLAG}} He stole it and sold it to some asian drug dealers from the atlantic, hmm? File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Berlin Brandenburg Chelsea F.C. European Peoples Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats Fulham F.C. Football World... William Kiptarus Tanui (born February 22, 1964) is a former Kenyan athlete, winner of 800 m at the 1992 Summer Olympics. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... 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Women

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Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
60 m Gail Devers
United States United States
7.06 Chandra Sturrup
Bahamas Bahamas
7.15 Frederique Bangue
France France
7.17
200 m Ekaterini Koffa
Greece Greece
22.76 NR Juliet Cuthbert
Jamaica Jamaica
22.77 Svetlana Goncharenko
Russia Russia
22.85
400 m Jearl Miles-Clark
United States United States
50.96 WL Sandie Richards
Jamaica Jamaica
51.17 PB Helena Fuchsová
Czech Republic Czech Republic
52.04 PB
800 m Maria Mutola
Mozambique Mozambique
1:58.96 Natalya Dukhnova
Belarus Belarus
1:59.31 NR Joetta Clark
United States United States
1:59.82 PB
1500 m Yekaterina Podkopayeva
Russia Russia
4:05.19 PB Mary Slaney
Russia Russia
4:05.22 Patricia Djate-Taillard
France France
4:06.16 NR
3000 m Gabriela Szabo
Romania Romania
8:45.75 Sonia O'Sullivan
Republic of Ireland Republic of Ireland
8:46.19 NR Fernanda Ribeiro
Portugal Portugal
8:49.79
60 m Hurdles Michelle Freeman
Jamaica Jamaica
7.82 =CR Gillian Russell
Jamaica Jamaica
7.84 PB Cheryl Dickey
United States United States
7.84 PB
High Jump Stefka Kostadinova
Bulgaria Bulgaria
2.02 Inga Babakova
Ukraine Ukraine
2.00 =NR Hanne Haugland
Norway Norway
2.00 =NR
Pole Vault Stacy Dragila
United States United States
4.40 =WR Emma George
Australia Australia
4.35 Weiyan Cai
 People's Republic of China
4.35 AR
Long Jump Fiona May
Italy Italy
6.86 NR Chioma Ajunwa
Nigeria Nigeria
6.80 Agata Karczmarek
Poland Poland
6.71 PB
Triple Jump Inna Lasovskaya
Russia Russia
15.01 WL Ashia Hansen
United Kingdom United Kingdom
14.70 NR Šárka Kašpárková
Czech Republic Czech Republic
14.66 NR
Shot Put Vita Pavlysh
Ukraine Ukraine
20.00 Astrid Kumbernuss
Germany Germany
19.92 Irina Korzhanenko
Russia Russia
19.49 PB
4 x 400 m Relay Russia Russia
Tatyana Chebykina
Svetlana Goncharenko
Olga Kotlyarova
Tatyana Alekseyeva
3:26.84 WR United States United States
Shanelle Porter
Natasha Kaiser-Brown
Anita Howard
Jearl Miles-Clark
3:27.66 AR Germany Germany
Anja Rucker
Anke Feller
Heike Meissner
Grit Breuer
3:28.39
Pentathlon Sabine Braun
Germany Germany
4780 Mona Steigauf
Germany Germany
4681 PB Kym Carter
United States United States
4627

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Medals table

Position: Nation: Gold: Silver: Bronze: Total:
1. United States United States 6 3 7 16
2. Cuba Cuba 3 2 0 5
3. Russia Russia 3 1 4 8
4. Ukraine Ukraine 2 2 0 4
5. Greece Greece 2 1 0 3
6. Germany Germany 1 3 1 5
7. Nigeria Nigeria 1 1 2 4
8. Morocco Morocco 1 1 1 3
9. Czech Republic Czech Republic 1 0 2 3
10. Bulgaria Bulgaria 1 0 0 1
10. Denmark Denmark 1 0 0 1
10. Ethiopia Ethiopia 1 0 0 1
10. Mozambique Mozambique 1 0 0 1
10. Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 1 0 0 1
10. Romania Romania 1 0 0 1
16. United Kingdom United Kingdom 0 3 0 3
17. Kenya Kenya 0 1 1 2
18. Australia Australia 0 1 0 1
18. Bahamas Bahamas 0 1 0 1
18. Belarus Belarus 0 1 0 1
18. Estonia Estonia 0 1 0 1
18. Ireland Ireland 0 1 0 1
23. France France 0 0 4 4
24. Iceland Iceland 0 0 1 1
24. Japan Japan 0 0 1 1
24. Norway Norway 0 0 1 1
24. Poland Poland 0 0 1 1
24. Portugal Portugal 0 0 1 1
24.  China (PRC) 0 0 1 1
24. Yugoslavia 0 0 1 1


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The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ... The World Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ... The inaugural World Championships in Athletics were run under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations and were held at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland between August 7 and August 14. ... The 2nd World Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations were held in the Olympic Stadium in Rome, Italy between August 28 and September 6. ... The 3rd World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held in the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Japan between August 23 and September 1. ... The 4th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held in the Gottlieb Daimler Stadium, Stuttgart, Germany between August 13 and August 22. ... The 5th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden between August 5 and August 13. ... The 6th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Olympic Stadium, Athens, Greece between August 1 and August 10. ... The 7th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Olympic Stadium, Seville, Spain, between the August 20 and August 29. ... The 8th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada between August 3 and August 12 and was the first time the event had visited North America. ... The 9th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held from August 23 to August 31, 2003 in the Stade de France in Saint Denis, Paris, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... The International Association of Athletics Federations World Indoor Championships were inaugurated as the World Indoor Games in 1985 in Paris, France and were subsequently renamed in 1987 as they are known today. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ... The 7th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Maebashi, Japan between March 5 and March 7, 1999. ... The 8th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon,Portugal between March 9 and March 11, 2001. ... The 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham,UK between 14 March and 16 March 2003. ... The 10th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations were held in the Budapest Arena, Hungary between March 5 and March 7, 2004. ... The 11th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations will be held in Moscow, Russia during March 2006 in the Olimpiyski Sport Complex. ...

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