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Encyclopedia > 1998 European Championships in Athletics

The 17th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Budapest a city in Hungary. The European Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the European Athletic Association. ... Budapest (pronounced ) is the capital city of Hungary and the countrys principal political, industrial, commercial and transportation centre. ...

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Men's Results

Track

1990 |1994 |1998 |2002 |2006 | The 15th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Split a city in Yugoslavia. ... The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ... The 2002 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Munich a city in Germany. ... The 2006 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Gothenburg a city in Sweden. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Darren Campbell
GBR
10.04 Dwain Chambers
GBR
10.10 Charalambos Papadias
GRE
10.17
200 m Doug Walker
GBR
20.53 Doug Turner
GBR
20.64 Julian Golding
GBR
20.72
400 m Iwan Thomas
GBR
44.52 Robert Mackowiak
POL
45.04 Mark Richardson
GBR
45.14
800 m Nils Schumann
GER
1:44.89 Andre Bucher
SUI
1:45.04 Lukas Vydra
CZE
1:45.23
1500 m Reyes Estevez
ESP
3:41.31 Rui Silva
POR
3:41.84 Fermin Cacho
ESP
3:42.43
5000 m Isaac Viciosa
ESP
13:37.46 Manuel Pancorbo
ESP
13:38.03 Mark Carroll
IRL
13:38.15
10 000 m Antonio Pinto
POR
27:48.62 Dieter Baumann
GER
27:56.75 Stephane Franke
GER
27:59.90
Marathon Stefano Baldini
ITA
2:12:01 Danilo Goffi
ITA
2:12:11 Vincenzo Modica
ITA
2:12:53
110 m H Colin Jackson
GBR
13.02 Falk Balzer
GER
13.12 Robin Korving
NED
13.20
400 m H Pawel Januszewski
POL
48.18 Ruslan Mashchenko
RUS
48.25 Fabrizio Mori
ITA
48.71
3000 m St. Damian Kallabis
GER
8:13.10 Alessandro Lambruschini
ITA
8:16.70 Jim Svenoy
NOR
8:18.97
20 km Walk Ilya Markov
RUS
1:21:10 Aigars Fadejevs
LAT
1:21:29 Francisco Fernandez
ESP
1:21:39
50 km Walk Robert Korzeniowski
POL
3:43:51 Valentin Kononen
FIN
3:44:29 Andrey Plotnikov
RUS
3:45:53
4 X 100 m Allyn Condon,
Darren Campbell,
Doug Walker,
Julian Golding, GBR

38.52 Sprints are races in athletics. ... Darren Campbell (born September 12, 1973) is a British sprint athlete. ... Dwain Anthony Chambers (born 5th April 1978) is a British sprinter. ... Sprints are races in athletics. ... Sprints are races in athletics. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... Nils Schumann (born May 20, 1978) is a German athlete, winner of the 800 m at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... Fermín Cacho Ruiz (born February 16, 1969) is a Spanish athlete, winner of 1500 m at the 1992 Summer Olympics. ... Long-distance track event races require runners to balance their energy. ... Long-distance track event races require runners to balance their energy. ... Dieter Baumann (born February 9, 1965) is a former German athlete, winner of 5000 m at the 1992 Summer Olympics. ... Although marathon sometimes refers to any athletic event requiring great endurance, more specifically it refers to a long-distance road running event of 42,195 m (26 miles and 385 yards). ... Stefano Baldini breaking the winning tape in the mens marathon event at the 2004 Summer Olympics. ... Hurdling is running over obstacles. ... This article is about the Welsh athlete. ... Hurdling is running over obstacles. ... Long-distance track event races require runners to balance their energy. ... 20 km walk in Mannerheimintie street in Helsinki, August 6, 2005 Race walking is a special long distance race event in athletics in which the participants must walk. ... Aigars Fadejevs (born December 27, Latvian athlete, competing in 20 km and 50 km walk. ... 20 km walk in Mannerheimintie street in Helsinki, August 6, 2005 Race walking is a special long distance race event in athletics in which the participants must walk. ... Robert Korzeniowski (born July 30, 1968 in Lubaczow, Poland) is a Polish racewalker. ... 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. ... Darren Campbell (born September 12, 1973) is a British sprint athlete. ...

Thierry Lubin,
Frederic Krantz,
Christophe Cheval,
Needdy Guims, FRA

38.87

Marcin Krzywanski,
Marcin Nowak,
Piotr Balcerzak,
Ryszard Pilarczyk, POL

38.98

4 X 400 m Mark Hylton,
Jamie Baulch,
Iwan Thomas,
Mark Richardson GBR
2.:8.68 Piotr Rysiukiewicz,
Tomasz Czubak,
Piotr Haczek,
Robert Mackowiak POL
2:58.88 Antonio Andres,
Juan Trull,
Andres Martinez,
David Canal ESP
3:02.47

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. ... Jamie Baulch (born: May 3, 1973) in Nottingham, England is a British sprint athlete. ...

Field

1990 |1994 |1998 |2002 |2006 | The 15th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Split a city in Yugoslavia. ... The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ... The 2002 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Munich a city in Germany. ... The 2006 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Gothenburg a city in Sweden. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
High Jump Artur Partyka
POL
2.34 Dalton Grant
GBR
2.34 Sergey Klyugin
RUS
2.32
Long Jump Kirill Sosunov
RUS
8.28 Bogdan Tarus
ROM
8.21 Petko Dachev
BUL
8.06
Pole Vault Maksim Tarasov
RUS
5.81 Tim Lobinger
GER
5.81 Jean Galfione
FRA
5.76
Triple Jump Jonathan Edwards
GBR
19.99 Denis Kapustin
RUS
17.45 Rostislav Dimitrov
BUL
17.26
Shot Put Aleksandr Bagsch
UKR
21.17 Oliver-Sven Buder
GER
20.98 Yuriy Belonog
UKR
20.92
Discus Lars Riedel
GER
67.07 Jurgen Schult
GER
66.69 Virgilijus Alekna
LTU
66.46
Javelin Steve Backley
GBR
89.72 Mick Hill
GBR
86.92 Raymond Hecht
GER
86.63
Hammer Tibor Gecsek
HUN
82.87 Balazs Kiss
HUN
81.26 Karsten Kobs
GER
80.13
Decathlon Erki Nool
EST
8667 Eduard Hamalainen
BLR
8587 Lev Lobodin
UKR
8571

Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics The high jump is an athletics/track and field event in which competitors must jump over a horizontal bar placed at measured heights. ... Officials watch as Salim Sdiri of France gives his all at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... 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. ... Jean Galfione ( 9 June 1971 in Paris) is a french athlete. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, step and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Jonathan Edwards is the name of several individuals: An American theologian in the 18th century; see Jonathan Edwards (theology). ... 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. ... The discus throw is an athletics (track and field) throwing event. ... The javelin throw is an athletics (track and field) throwing event where the object to be thrown is the javelin, a spear-like object made of metal, fibreglass and in some javelins, carbon fibre. ... Stephen James Steve Backley (born 12 February 1969) is a former British athlete specialising in the javelin. ... The modern or Olympic hammer throw is an athletic throwing event where the object to be thrown is a heavy steel ball attached to a wire rope (max 4 long) with a handle on the end of the rope. ... A decathlon is a sportive contest made up of 10 events. ... Erki Nool (born June 25, 1970) is an Estonian decathlete and winner of the gold medal for Decathlon in the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. ...

Women's Results

Track

1990 |1994 |1998 |2002 |2006 | The 15th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Split a city in Yugoslavia. ... The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ... The 2002 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Munich a city in Germany. ... The 2006 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Gothenburg a city in Sweden. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Christine Arron
FRA
10.73 Irina Privalova
RUS
10.83 Ekaterini Thanou
GRE
10.87
200 m Irina Privalova
RUS
22.62 Zhanna Pintusevich-Block (Tarnopolskaya)
UKR
22.74 Melanie Paschke
GER
22.78
400 m Grit Breuer
GER
49.93 Elena Fuchsova
CZE
50.21 Olga Kotlyarova
RUS
50.38
800 m Yelena Afanasyeva
RUS
1:58.50 Malin Ewerlof
SWE
1:59.61 Stephanie Graf
AUT
2:00.11
1500 m Svetlana Masterkova
RUS
4:11.91 Carla Sacramento
POR
4:12.62 Anita Weyermann
SUI
4:13.06
5000 m Sonia O'Sullivan
IRL
15:06.50 Gabriela Szabo
ROM
15:08.31 Marta Dominguez
ESP
15:10.54
10 000 m Sonia O'Sullivan
IRL
31:29.33 Fernanda Ribeiro
POR
31:32.42 Lidia Simon
ROM
31:32.64
Marathon Manuela Machado
POR
2:27:10 Madina Biktagirova
RUS
2:28:01 Maura Viceconte
ITA
2:28:31
100 m H Svetla Dimitrova
BUL
12.56 Brigita Bukovec
SLO
12.65 Irina Korotya
RUS
12.85
400 m H Ionela Tirlea
ROM
53.37 Tetyana Tereshchuk
UKR
54.07 Silvia Rieger
GER
54.45
10 km Walk Annarita Sidoti
ITA
42:49 Erica Alfridi
ITA
42:54 Susana Feitor
POR
42:55
4 X 100 m Katia Benth,
Frederique Bangue,
Sylviane Felix,
Christine Arron, FRA
42.59 Melanie Paschke,
Gabi Rockmeier,
Birgit Rockmeier,
Andrea Philip, GER
42.68 Olga Ekk,
Galina Malchugina,
Natalya Voronova (Pomoshchnikova),
Irina Privalova, RUS
42.73
4 X 400 m Anke Feller,
Uta Rohlaender,
Silvia Rieger,
Grit Breuer, GER
3:23.03 Natalya Khrushchelyova,
Svetlana Goncharenko,
Yekaterina Bakhvalova,
Olga Kotlyarova, RUS
3:23.56 Donna Fraser,
Vikki Jamison,
Katharine Merry,
Allison Curbishley, GBR
3:25.66

Sprints are races in athletics. ... Christine Arron (born September 13, 1973 in Les Abymes, Guadeloupe) is a track and field sprint athlete, competing internationally for France. ... Irina Privalova (born November 22, 1968) is a Russian athlete who was born in Malakhova. ... Ekaterini Thanou (In Greek: Αικατερίνη Θάνου; born February 1, 1975) is a Greek athlete. ... Sprints are races in athletics. ... Irina Privalova (born November 22, 1968) is a Russian athlete who was born in Malakhova. ... Sprints are races in athletics. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... This article is not about the tennis player Steffi Graf. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... Svetlana Alexandrovna Masterkova (born January 17, 1968) is former Russian middle distance runner. ... Carla Cristina Paquete Sacramento (born 10 December 1971, São Sebastião da Pedreira) is a middle distance runner from Portugal. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... Sonia OSullivan is an Irish runner from Cobh. ... Long-distance track event races require runners to balance their energy. ... Sonia OSullivan is an Irish runner from Cobh. ... Maria Fernanda Moreira Ribeiro (born June 23rd, 1969), a long-distance runner, born in Penafiel, Portugal. ... Although marathon sometimes refers to any athletic event requiring great endurance, more specifically it refers to a long-distance road running event of 42,195 m (26 miles and 385 yards). ... Hurdling is running over obstacles. ... Hurdling is running over obstacles. ... Ionela Tirlea-Manolache (born February 9, 1976) is a track and field athlete, competing internationally for the Romania. ... 20 km walk in Mannerheimintie street in Helsinki, August 6, 2005 Race walking is a special long distance race event in athletics in which the participants must walk. ... 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. ... Sylviane Felix (born October 31, 1977 in Créteil, France) is a track and field sprint athlete, competing internationally for France. ... Christine Arron (born September 13, 1973 in Les Abymes, Guadeloupe) is a track and field sprint athlete, competing internationally for France. ... Irina Privalova (born November 22, 1968) is a Russian athlete who was born in Malakhova. ... 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. ... Katharine Merry (born September 21, 1974 at Dunchurch near Rugby, England) is a British female sprinter, who is most notable for winning an Olympic bronze medal for the 400 metre sprint at the 2000 Summer Olympics at Sydney, Australia. ...

Field

1990 |1994 |1998 |2002 |2006 | The 15th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Split a city in Yugoslavia. ... The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ... The 2002 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Munich a city in Germany. ... The 2006 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Gothenburg a city in Sweden. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
High Jump Monica Dinescu
ROM
1.97 Donata Jancewicz
POL
1.95 Alina Astafei
GER
1.95
Long Jump Heike Drechsler (Daute)
GER
7.16 Fiona May
ITA
7.11 Lyudmila Galkina
RUS
1.95
Pole Vault Anzhela Balakhonova
UKR
4.31 Nicole Humbert (Rieger)
GER
4.31 Yvonne Buschbaum
GER
4.31
Triple Jump Olga Vasdeki
GRE
14.55 Sarka Kasparkova
CZE
14.53 Tereza Marinova
BUL
14.50
Shot Put Vita Pavlysh
UKR
21.69 Irina Korzhanyenko
RUS
19.71 Yanina Korolchik
BLR
19.23
Discus Franka Dietzsch
GER
67.49 Natalya Sadova
RUS
66.94 Nicoleta Grasu
ROM
65.94
Javelin Tanja Damaske
GER
69.10 Tatyana Shikolenko
BLR
66.92 Mikaela Ingberg
FIN
64.92
Hammer Mihaela Melinte
ROM
71.17 Olga Kuzenkova
RUS
69.28 Kirsten Munchow
GER
65.61
Heptathlon Denise Lewis
GBR
6559 Urszula Wlodarczyk
POL
6460 Natalya Sazanovich
BLR
6410

Gold medal winner Ethel Catherwood of Canada scissors over the bar at the 1928 Summer Olympics The high jump is an athletics/track and field event in which competitors must jump over a horizontal bar placed at measured heights. ... Officials watch as Salim Sdiri of France gives his all at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... 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. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, step and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Šárka Kašparková (born May 20, 1971 in Karviná) is a Czech athlete, competing in the 100m hurdles, high-, long- and triple-jumps. ... 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. ... Vita Pavlysh (born: January 15, 1969 in Ukraine) was an athlete who specialised in the shot put. ... The discus throw is an athletics (track and field) throwing event. ... The javelin throw is an athletics (track and field) throwing event where the object to be thrown is the javelin, a spear-like object made of metal, fibreglass and in some javelins, carbon fibre. ... The modern or Olympic hammer throw is an athletic throwing event where the object to be thrown is a heavy steel ball attached to a wire rope (max 4 long) with a handle on the end of the rope. ... Olga Kuzenkova (born October 4, 1970) is a Russian athlete, the first woman to throw the hammer more than 70 meters. ... 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. ... Denise Lewis Denise Lewis (born August 27, 1972, in West Bromwich, England) is a British athlete who specialises in the heptathlon. ...

Medals Table

Position: Nation: Gold: Silver: Bronze: Total:



European Athletic Association
Outdoor:
1934 | 1938 | 1946 | 1950 | 1954 | 1958 | 1962 | 1966 | 1969 | 1971 | 1974 | 1978 | 1982 | 1986 | 1990 | 1994 | 1998 | 2002 | 2006
Indoor:
1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1992 | 1994 | 1996 | 1998 | 2000 | 2002 | 2005 | 2007

The European Athletic Association is the European governing body for the sport of athletics. ... The European Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the European Athletic Association. ... The 1st European Championships in Athletics were held in Turin, Italy in 1934. ... The 2nd European Championships in Athletics were held in two places in 1938. ... The 3rd European Championships in Athletics were held in 1946. ... The 4th European Championships in Athletics were held in the Belgian capital Brussels in 1950. ... The 5th European Championships in Athletics were held in Bern, the Swiss capital, in 1954. ... The 6th European Championships in Athletics were held in 1958. ... The 7th European Championships in Athletics were held in 1962. ... The 8th European Championships in Athletics were held in Budapest, Hungary in 1966. ... The 9th European Championships in Athletics were held in Athens, the capital ofGreece in 1969. ... The 10th European Championships in Athletics were held in Helsinki, the capitalFinland, in 1971. ... The 11th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Rome, the capital of Italy in 1974. ... The 12th European Championships in Athletics were held in Prague, a city in Czechoslovakia. ... The 1982 European Championships in Athletics were in held at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, a city in Greece. ... The 14th European Championships in Athletics. ... The 15th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Split a city in Yugoslavia. ... The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ... The 2002 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Munich a city in Germany. ... The 2006 European Championships in Athletics were in held in Gothenburg a city in Sweden. ... The European Indoor Championships were held for the first time in 1970. ... The 17th European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Madrid, a city in Spain, in 1986. ... The 18th European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Lievin, a city in France, in 1987. ... The 19th European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Budapest, a city in Hungary, in 1988. ... The 20th European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in The Hague, a city in The Netherlands, in 1989. ... The 21st European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Glasgow, the capital of Scotland (Great Britain), in 1990. ... The 22nd European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Genova, a city in Italy, in 1992. ... The 23rd European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Paris, the capital of France in 1994. ... The 24th European Indoor Championships in Athletics were held in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden in 1996. ... The 1998 European Indoor Championships in athletics were in held in Valencia, a city in Spain. ... The 2000 European Indoor Championships in athletics were in held in Ghent, Belgium. ... The 2002 European Indoor Championships in athletics were in held in Vienna, the capital of Austria. ... The 2005 European Indoor Championships in Athletics were in held in Madrid, the capital of Spain, between March 4 and March 6, 2005. ... The 29th European Indoor Championships in Athletics are being held in Birmingham, a city in England (UK), in 2007. ...

Notes

Differences to competition format since the 1994 European Championships The 16th European Championships in Athletics were in held in Helsinki, Finland. ...


New events added:

Womens 5000 m replaces the 3000 m.
Womens Pole Vault
Womens Hammer Throw

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