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Encyclopedia > 2001 World Championships in Athletics

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 World Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ... 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. ... Commonwealth Stadium is a venue located in the Norwood Area of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, primarily used by the Edmonton Eskimos of the CFL. Built in 1978 to host the Commonwealth Games, the stadium seats 60,081 (for regular season football)[1] but can be expanded. ... Edmonton is the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, situated in the north central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farm land on the prairies. ... is the 215th day of the year (216th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 224th day of the year (225th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... North America North America is a continent[1] in the Earths northern hemisphere and (chiefly) western hemisphere. ...

Contents

Men's Results

Track

1997 |1999 |2001 |2003 |2005 |2007 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, 1997. ... 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 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, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... Official logo The 2007 World Championships in Athletics is being held in Osaka, Japan from August 24 to September 2, 2007 at Nagai Stadium. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Maurice Greene
Flag of the United States United States
9.82
WL
Bernard Williams
Flag of the United States United States
9.94
PB
Ato Boldon
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
9.98
200 m Konstantinos Kenteris
Flag of Greece Greece
20.04 Christopher Williams
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
20.20 Kim Collins
Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis
Shawn Crawford
Flag of the United States United States
20.30
NR (St.Kitts)
400 m Avard Moncur
Flag of the Bahamas Bahamas
44.64 Ingo Schultz
Flag of Germany Germany
44.87 Greg Haughton
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
44.98
800 m André Bucher
Flag of Switzerland Switzerland
1:43.70 Wilfred Bungei
Flag of Kenya Kenya
1:44.55 Pawel Czapiewski
Flag of Poland Poland
1:44.63
PB
1500 m Hicham El Guerrouj
Flag of Morocco Morocco
3:30.68 Bernard Lagat
Flag of Kenya Kenya
3:31.10 Driss Maazouzi
Flag of France France
3:31.54
SB
5000 m
Details
Richard Limo
Flag of Kenya Kenya
13:00.77 Million Wolde
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
13:03.47 John Kibowen
Flag of Kenya Kenya
13:05.20
10.000 m
Details
Charles Kamathi
Flag of Kenya Kenya
27:53.25 Assefa Mezegebu
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
27:53.97 Haile Gebrselassie
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
27:54.41
Marathon
Details
Gezahegne Abera
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
2:12:42
SB
Simon Biwott
Flag of Kenya Kenya
2:12:43 Stefano Baldini
Flag of Italy Italy
2:13:18
110 m H Allen Johnson
Flag of the United States United States
13.04
WL
Anier García
Flag of Cuba Cuba
13.07
SB
Dudley Dorival
Flag of Haiti Haiti
13.25
NR
400 m H Felix Sanchez
Flag of the Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
47.49
WL
Fabrizio Mori
Flag of Italy Italy
47.54
NR
Dai Tamesue
Flag of Japan Japan
47.89
NR
3000 m St. Reuben Kosgei
Flag of Kenya Kenya
8:15.16 Ali Ezzine
Flag of Morocco Morocco
8:16.21 Bernard Barmasai
Flag of Kenya Kenya
8:16.59
20 km Walk Roman Rasskazov
Flag of Russia Russia
1:20:31 Ilya Markov
Flag of Russia Russia
1:20:33 Viktor Burayev
Flag of Russia Russia
1:20:36
50 km Walk Robert Korzeniowski
Flag of Poland Poland
3:42.08
WL
Jesús Ángel García
Flag of Spain Spain
3:43:07
SB
Edgar Hernández
Flag of Mexico Mexico
3:46:12
PB
4 x 100 m Morne Nagel,
Corne Du Plessis,
Lee-Roy Newton,
Matthew Quinn
Flag of South Africa South Africa
38.47
NR
Marc Burns,
Ato Boldon,
Jaycey Harper,
Darrel Brown
Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
38.58
NR
Matthew Shirvington,
Paul Di Bella,
Steve Brimacombe,
Adam Basil
Flag of Australia Australia
38.83
SB
4 x 400 m Leonard Byrd,
Antonio Pettigrew,
Derrick Brew,
Angelo Taylor
Flag of the United States United States
2:57.54
WL
Avard Moncur,
Christopher Brown,
Troy Mcintosh,
Tim Munnings
Flag of the Bahamas Bahamas
2:58.19
NR
Brandon Simpson,
Christopher Williams,
Greg Haughton,
Danny McFarlane
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
2:58.39
SB

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 Sprints are short running races in athletics. ... Maurice Greene (born July 23, 1974) is an American sprinter in athletics, who holds several world records and Olympic medals. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Bernard R. Williams III (born January 19, 1978) is an American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x100 m relay at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Ato Jabari Boldon (born December 30, 1973) is a retired athlete from Trinidad and Tobago, the 1997 200 m World Champion and four-time Olympic medal winner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Sprints are short running races in athletics. ... Konstantinos Kenteris, also spelt as Konstadinos Kederis (in Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Κεντέρης; born July 11, 1973) is a Greek athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Christopher Williams (born 15 March 1972) is a Jamaican sprinter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Kim Collins (born April 5, 1976) is a sprinter from Saint Kitts and Nevis. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Shawn Crawford (born January 14, 1978) is a sprint athlete from the United States. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Sprints are short running races in athletics. ... Avard Moncur (born November 2, 1978 in Nassau) is a Bahamian athlete competing in the 400 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Greg Haughton (born November 10, 1973 in Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a 400 metres runner who has won numerous international medals in individual and relay contests. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... André Bucher (born October 19, 1976 in Neudorf) is a Swiss 800m runner who won the gold medal at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Wilfred Bungei (born July 24, 1980) is a Kenyan middle distance runner who won the gold medal at the World Indoor Championships in Athletics in Moscow 2006 over 800 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Pawel Czapiewski is a Polish 800m runner who came third in the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton and won the 2002 European Indoor Athletics Championships. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Middle distance track events are track races longer than sprints up to (and arguably including) 5000 meters. ... Hicham El Guerrouj (Arabic: هشام الكروج, born September 14, 1974, Berkane) is a retired Moroccan middle distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Bernard Kipchirchir Lagat (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Driss Maazouzi (born October 20, 1969 in Fetnès) is a French 1500m runner who won a bronze medal at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... For long track speedskating, see Speed skating. ... These are the official results of the Mens 5. ... Richard Kipkemei Limo (born November 18, 1980) is a Kenyan athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Millon Wolde (born March 17, 1979) is an Ethiopian athlete, winner of 5000 m at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... John Kibowen (born April 21, 1969 in Changach) is aKenyan 5000m runner who won the gold medal at the 1998 and 2000 World Cross Country Championships. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... For long track speedskating, see Speed skating. ... These are the official results of the Mens 10. ... Charles Kamathi (born 18 May 1978 in Nyeri) is a Kenyan long-distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... 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. ... Haile Gebrselassie (Geez: ኃይሌ ገብረ ሥላሴ, haylÄ“ gebre silassÄ“; born April 18, 1973) is an Ethiopian long distance track and road running athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Modern day marathon runners The word marathon refers to a long-distance road running event of 42. ... The official results of the Mens Marathon at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Canada, held on August 3, 2001. ... Gezahegne Abera (born April 23, 1978) is an Ethiopian athlete, winner of the marathon race at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Simon Biwott (born March 3, 1970 in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu District) is a former long-distance runner from Kenya, who won the silver medal in the mens marathon at the 2001 World Championships in Athletics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Stefano Baldini (born May 25, 1971 in Castelnovo di Sotto, Emilia-Romagna, Italy) is an Italian athlete and is the current Olympic and European champion in the marathon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Hurdling In track and field athletics there are sprint hurdle races and long hurdle races. ... Allen K. Johnson (born March 1, 1971) is a hurdling athlete and won Olympic Gold in the 110 metre high hurdles at the 1996 games in Atlanta, Georgia. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Anier García Ortiz (born March 9, 1976) is a Cuban athlete, winner of 110 m hurdles at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Dudley Dorival (born 1 September 1975 in Elizabeth, United States) is a Haitian hurdler. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Haiti. ... Hurdling In track and field athletics there are sprint hurdle races and long hurdle races. ... For the baseball player, see Felix Sanchez (baseball player). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Dominican_Republic. ... Fabrizio Mori (born 28 June 1969 in Livorno) is an Italian hurdler, best known for his gold medal at the 1999 World Championships. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Dai Tamesue (為末大, Tamesue Dai, born May 3, 1978) is an Japanese athlete, competing mainly in 400 m hurdles but also 400 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... For long track speedskating, see Speed skating. ... Reuben Seroney Kosgei (born August 2, 1979 in Marakwet, Kenya) is a middle and long distance athlete mostly famous for 3000 m steeplechase in which he became the youngest ever winner of an Olympic gold medal in the event when at the age of only 19 he ran to victory... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Ali Ezzine (born 3 September 1978 in Beni MTir Nord) is a Morroccan athlete who specializes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Bernard Barmasai (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Roman Rasskazov (born April 28, 1979) is a Russian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Ilya Markov (Russian: , born June 19, 1972 in Asbest) is a Russian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Viktor Burayev (born 23 August 1982) is a Russian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Robert Korzeniowski (born July 30, 1968 in Lubaczow, Poland) is a Polish racewalker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Jesús Ángel García (born October 17, 1969 in Madrid) is a Spanish race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Edgar Hernández (born 8 June 1977) is a Mexican race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... 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. ... Morne Nagel (born March 23, 1978) is a South African sprinter. ... Corne Du Plessis (born March 20, 1978) is a South African sprinter. ... Lee Roy Newton (born December 19, 1978) is a South African sprinter. ... Matthew Quinn (born April 17, 1976) is a South African sprinter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Marc Burns (born January 7, 1983) is an athlete from Trinidad and Tobago specializing in the 100 metres and the 4x100 metres. ... Ato Jabari Boldon (born December 30, 1973) is a retired athlete from Trinidad and Tobago, the 1997 200 m World Champion and four-time Olympic medal winner. ... Jayse Castillo (born Jaycey Harper July 26, 1986 in Lisbon, Portugal), is a Portugeuse professional wrestler, actor, singer and former Go-Karting champion. ... Darrel Brown (born October 11, 1984) is a sprinter from Trinidad and Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Matt Shirvington is an Australian athlete who won the Australian 100 and 200 metre national sprint titles on multiple occasions. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... 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. ... Leonard Byrd (born 17 March 1975 in Fort Rocker, Alabama) is an American sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. ... Antonio Pettigrew was a 2000 Olympic Gold medalist in the Mens 4x400 meter relay for the United States. ... Derrick Brew (born December 28, 1977) is a 2004 Olympic Gold medalist in the Mens 4x400 meter relay for the United States. ... 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 This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Avard Moncur (born November 2, 1978 in Nassau) is a Bahamian athlete competing in the 400 metres. ... A monkey inside Huntingdon Life Sciences in the United States [1] Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC) is an international animal-rights campaign against Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS), Europes largest contract animal-testing laboratory, which is based in Huntingdon and Occold, England, and New Jersey in the United States. ... Troy McIntosh (born March 29, 1973) is a sprinter from The Bahamas. ... Timothy Munnings (born 22 June 1966 in Nassau) is a Bahamian athlete who mainly competes in the 400 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Brandon Simpson (born September 6, 1981 in Florida, USA) is a Jamaican sprinter. ... Christopher Williams (born 15 March 1972) is a Jamaican sprinter. ... Greg Haughton (born November 10, 1973 in Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a 400 metres runner who has won numerous international medals in individual and relay contests. ... Danny McFarlane (born February 14, 1972) is a Jamaican hurdler, who has won numerous international medals in individual and relay contests. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ...

Ali Saidi-Sief of Algeria originally finished second in the 5000 m, was he was disqualified after he tested positive for nandrolone.
This article needs translation. ... Nandrolone is an anabolic steroid occurring naturally in the human body, albeit in small quantities. ...


Tim Montgomery (USA) came second in the men's 100 meters with a time of 9.85, and was part of the 4x100m USA team that finished first in 37.96 (Mickey Grimes, Bernard Williams, Dennis Mitchell, Tim Montgomery), but he was disqualified as a result of the BALCO drug scandal. Timothy Montgomery (born January 25, 1975) is a former American athlete and 100 m record holder. ... Bernard R. Williams III (born January 19, 1978) is an American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x100 m relay at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Dennis Allen Mitchell (born February 20, 1966) is a former American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x100 m relay at the 1992 Summer Olympics. ... Timothy Montgomery (born January 25, 1975) is a former American athlete and 100 m record holder. ... The Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO) is a controversial sports nutrition center in Burlingame, California, USA. The company achieved fame due to a long investigation in accusations that the lab provided anabolic steroids and other banned performance enhancing drugs to athletes, many famous. ...


Field

1997 |1999 |2001 |2003 |2005 |2007 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, 1997. ... 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 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, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... Official logo The 2007 World Championships in Athletics is being held in Osaka, Japan from August 24 to September 2, 2007 at Nagai Stadium. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
High Jump Martin Buß
Flag of Germany Germany
2.36
WL
Yaroslav Rybakov
Flag of Russia Russia
Vyacheslav Voronin
Flag of Russia Russia
2.33
PB (Rybakov)
SB (Voronin)
Pole Vault Dmitri Markov
Flag of Australia Australia
6.05
CR
Aleksandr Averbukh
Flag of Israel Israel
5.85 Nick Hysong
Flag of the United States United States
5.85
SB
Long Jump Iván Pedroso
Flag of Cuba Cuba
8.40 Savanté Stringfellow
Flag of the United States United States
8.24 Carlos Calado
Flag of Portugal Portugal
8.21
SB
Triple Jump Jonathan Edwards
Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom
17.92
WL
Christian Olsson
Flag of Sweden Sweden
17.47 Igor Spasovkhodskiy
Flag of Russia Russia
17.44
PB
Shot Put John Godina
Flag of the United States United States
21.87 Adam Nelson
Flag of the United States United States
21.24 Arsi Harju
Flag of Finland Finland
20.93
SB
Discus Lars Riedel
Flag of Germany Germany
69.72
CR
Virgilijus Alekna
Flag of Lithuania Lithuania
69.40 Michael Möllenbeck
Flag of Germany Germany
67.61
PB
Hammer Szymon Ziółkowski
Flag of Poland Poland
83.38
CR
Koji Murofushi
Flag of Japan Japan
82.92 Ilya Konovalov
Flag of Russia Russia
80.27
SB
Javelin Jan Železný
Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic
92.80
CR
Aki Parviainen
Flag of Finland Finland
91.31 Konstadinos Gatsioudis
Flag of Greece Greece
89.95
Decathlon
Details
Tomáš Dvořák
Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic
8902
CR
Erki Nool
Flag of Estonia Estonia
8815
NR
Dean Macey
Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom
8603
PB

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 This article is about the athletic event. ... Martin Buß (born April 7, 1976) is a German high jumper who won the gold medal at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Yaroslav Rybakov (born November 22, 1980 in Mogilyev, Belarus) is a Russian athlete who specializes in the high jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Vyacheslav Voronin (born April 5, 1975 in Vladikavkaz) is a Russian athlete who specializes in the high jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Pole vaulting is an athletic event where a person uses a long, flexible pole (usually made either of fiberglass or carbon fiber) as an aid to leap over a bar. ... Dmitri Markov (born March 14, 1975 in Vitebsk, Belarus) is an Australian athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Aleksandr Averbukh (born October 1, 1974 in Irkutsk, Russia) is an Israeli athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel. ... Nick Hysong (born December 12, 1971 in Winslow, Arizona) is an American athlete competing in the pole vault. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Long jumper at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Iván Lázaro Pedroso Soler (born December 17, 1972 in La Habana) is a Cuban athlete specializing in long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Savante Stringfellow is a U.S. born longjumper. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Carlos Calado (born October 5, 1975 in Alcanena) is an athlete who specialises in the long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... This article is about the athletics event. ... Jonathan David Edwards CBE (born May 10, 1966 in London, England) is a former British triple jumper and widely regarded as the finest triple jumper of all time. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Christian Olsson (born January 25, 1980 in Gothenburg, Sweden) is an athlete competing in high jump and triple jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Igor Spasovkhodskiy (born 1 August 1979) is a Russian triple jumper. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball (called the shot) as far as possible. ... John Godina (born May 31, 1972 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma) is an American shot putter, whose record includes three World Championship wins and two Olympic medals. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Adam Nelson is an elite American shotputter. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Arsi Harju (born March 18, 1974 in Kurikka) is a Finnish shot putter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland. ... “Discus” redirects here. ... Lars Riedel (born June 28, 1967 in Zwickau) is a successful German discus thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Virgilijus Alekna is a famous Lithuanian athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania_1989-2004. ... Michael Möllenbeck (born December 12, 1969 in Wesel) is a German discus thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... 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. ... Szymon Ziółkowski (born 1 July 1976 in PoznaÅ„, Poland) is a Polish hammer thrower and an Olympic gold medal winner from Sydney 2000. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Koji Alexander Murofushi (Jpn. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Ilya Konovalov (born 4 March 1971 in Efrosimovka) is a Russian hammer thrower, whos personal best throw is 82. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... An athlete throwing the javelin. ... Jan Železný (IPA: ) (born June 16, 1966 in Mladá Boleslav, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech athlete, world and Olympic champion and world record holder in javelin throw. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Aki Parviainen (born) October 26, 1974. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland. ... ‎Konstadinos Gatsioudis (born 17 December 1973 in Didymotihou) is a Greek javelin thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Decathlon is an athletic event combining 10 track and field events. ... These are the official results of the Mens Decathlon competition at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Canada. ... Tomáš Dvořák (born May 11th, 1972 in Zlín) is an athlete from the Czech Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Erki Nool (born June 25, 1970 in Võru, Estonia) is an Estonian decathlete and politician. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... Dean Macey (born: December 12, 1977) in Rochford, Essex, England is a decathlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ...

Women's Results

Track

1997 |1999 |2001 |2003 |2005 |2007 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, 1997. ... 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 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, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... Official logo The 2007 World Championships in Athletics is being held in Osaka, Japan from August 24 to September 2, 2007 at Nagai Stadium. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
100 m Zhanna Pintusevich-Block
(Tarnopolskaya)
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
10.82
WL
Ekaterini Thanou
Flag of Greece Greece
10.91
SB
Chandra Sturrup
Flag of the Bahamas Bahamas
11.02
200 m Debbie Ferguson
Flag of the Bahamas Bahamas
22.52 LaTasha Jenkins
Flag of the United States United States
22.85 Cydonie Mothersill
Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands
22.88
400 m Amy Mbacke Thiam
Flag of Senegal Senegal
49.86
NR
Lorraine Fenton
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
49.88
SB
Ana Guevara
Flag of Mexico Mexico
49.97
SB
800 m Maria Mutola
Flag of Mozambique Mozambique
1:57.17 Stephanie Graf
Flag of Austria Austria
1:57.20
SB
Letitia Vriesde
Flag of Suriname Suriname
1:57.35
SB
1500 m Gabriela Szabo
Flag of Romania Romania
4:00.57
SB
Violeta Beclea Szekely
Flag of Romania Romania
4:01.70 Natalya Gorelova
Flag of Russia Russia
4:02.40
5000 m Olga Yegorova
Flag of Russia Russia
15:03.39 Marta Dominguez
Flag of Spain Spain
15:06.59 Ayelech Worku
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
15:10.17
10,000 m Derartu Tulu
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
31:48.81 Berhane Adere
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
31:48.85 Gete Wami
Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
31:49.98
Marathon
Details
Lidia Simon
Flag of Romania Romania
2:26:01 Reiko Tosa
Flag of Japan Japan
2:26:06 Svetlana Zakharova
Flag of Russia Russia
2:26:18
100 m H Anjanette Kirkland
Flag of the United States United States
12.42
WL
Gail Devers
Flag of the United States United States
12.54
SB
Olga Shishigina
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
12.58
SB
400 m H Nezha Bidouane
Flag of Morocco Morocco
53.34
WL
Yuliya Pechonkina
Flag of Russia Russia
54.27 Daimi Pernia
Flag of Cuba Cuba
54.51
20 km Walk Olimpiada Ivanova
Flag of Russia Russia
1:27:48
CR
Valentina Tsybulskaya
Flag of Belarus Belarus
1:28:49
PB
Elisabetta Perrone
Flag of Italy Italy
1:28:56
4 x 100 m Melanie Paschke,
Gaby Rockmeier,
Birgit Rockmeier,
Marion Wagner
Flag of Germany Germany
42.32
SB
Sylviane Félix,
Frédérique Bangué,
Muriel Hurtis,
Odiah Sidibé
Flag of France France
42.39
SB
Juliet Campbell,
Merlene Frazer,
Beverly McDonald,
Astia Walker
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
42.40
SB
4 x 400 m Sandie Richards,
Catherine Scott-Pomales,
Debbie-Ann Parris,
Lorraine Fenton
Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
3.20.65
WL
Florence Ekpo-Umoh,
Shanta Ghosh,
Claudia Marx,
Grit Breuer
Flag of Germany Germany
3.21.97
SB
Irina Rosikhina,
Yuliya Pechonkina,
Anastasiya Kapachinskaya,
Olesya Zykina
Flag of Russia Russia
3.24.92

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 (Redirected from 100 m) 100m is the classic sprint race distance. ... Zhanna Pintusevich-Block (born on July 6, 1972, in Nezhin, Ukraine) is a sprinter that has competed in the Olympic Games. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Ekaterini Thanou (In Greek: Αικατερίνη Θάνου; born February 1, 1975) is a Greek athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Chandra Sturrup (born September 12, 1971 in Nassau, Bahamas) is a Track and Field sprint athlete, competing internationally for Bahamas. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... 200m is a sprint running event. ... Debbie Ferguson (born: January 16, 1976) ia a Bahamian sprint athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... LaTasha Jenkins (born December 19, 1977) is a former American athlete. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Cydonie Mothersill (born March 19, 1978) is a Caymanian sprint athlete competing in the 200 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cayman_Islands. ... 400 m is a common track running event. ... Amy Mbacke Thiam (born November 10, 1976) is a Senegalese athlete competing in the 400 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... Lorraine Fenton (born September 8, 1973 in Manchester, Jamaica) is a Jamaican athlete competing in the 400 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Ana Gabriela Guevara Espinoza (born March 4, 1977) is a Mexican track and field athlete, specializing in the 400 meters. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... 800m is a common track running event. ... Maria de Lurdes Mutola (born October 27, 1972 in Maputo) is an athlete from Mozambique who has specialised in the 800 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ... This article is not about the tennis player Steffi Graf. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Letitia Vriesde (born 5th October 1964) is a track and field athlete from Suriname. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... The 1,500 metres is a premier middle distance track event. ... Gabriela Szabó (born November 14, 1975 in BistriÅ£a) is a Romanian track and field athlete, winner of the gold medal in the 2000 Summer Olympics in 5000 m and winner of bronze and silver medals in 1996 Summer Olympics and 2000 Summer Olympics in 1500 m, respectively. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... -1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Natalya Gorelova, née Zaytseva (born 18 April 1973 in Moscow) is a Russian middle distance runner who specialized in the 1500 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... 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. ... Olga Yegorova (born March 28, 1972 in Novocheboksarsk) is a Russian middle distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Marta Domínguez (born November 3, 1975 in Palencia) is a Spanish runner who mainly competes in 3000 and 5000 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... 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. ... ... Derartu Tulu (born: March 21, 1972) in Bokoji, Arsi, Ethiopia is a long distance track, road and marathon athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Berhane Adere (born July 21, 1973 in Shewa) is an athlete from Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Gete Wami (born December 11, 1974 in Debre Berhan) is a female Ethiopian cross country and track runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Modern day marathon runners The word marathon refers to a long-distance road running event of 42. ... The official results of the Womens Marathon at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Canada, held on Sunday August 12, 2001. ... Lidia Simon (born September 4, 1973) is a Romanian long-distance runner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Reiko Tosa (born 11 June 1976) is a Japanese long-distance runner who specializes in the marathon race. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Svetlana Zakharova (born 15 September 1980) is an Russian long-distance runner who specializes in marathon races. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Womens 100 m hurdles at the Atlanta Olympic Games The 100 m hurdles are an Olympic track and field athletics discipline run by women. ... Anjanette Kirkland (born 24 February 1974 in Pineville, Louisiana) is an American hurdler. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Yolanda Gail Devers (born November 19, 1966 in Seattle, Washington, USA) is a three-time Olympic 100 m champion in athletics for the US Olympic Team. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Olga Shishigina (born December 23, 1968 in Almaty) is a retired Kazakhstani athlete who mainly competed in the 100 metres hurdles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... Womens 400m Hurdles The 400m Hurdles are an Olympic track and field (athletics) discipline. ... Nezha Bidouane is a Moroccan hurdler, born on Thursday, 18th September 1969. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Yuliya Pechonkina, née Nosova (born 21 April 1978 in Krasnoyarsk) is a Russian athlete who specializes in the 400 metres hurdles and 4 x 400 metres relay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Daimí Pernía (born December 27, 1976 in Pinar del Rio) is a Cuban athlete competing mainly in 400 m hurdles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Mens 20 km walk during the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki, Finland. ... Olimpiada Ivanova (Олимпиада Иванова in Russian, born August 26, 1970 in Munsjuty, Chuvashia) is a Russian track and field athlete who has 4 medals from the major events. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Valentina Tsybulskaya (born February 9, 1968 in Rostov, Russia) is a Belarusian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Elisabetta Perrone (born July 9, 1968 in Camburzano) is a Italian race walker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The 4 × 100 metres relay or sprint relay is an athletics track event run in lanes over one lap of the track with four runners completing 100 meters each. ... Melanie Paschke (born 29 June 1970 in Braunschweig) is a retired German sprinter who specialized in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4x100 metres relay. ... Gabrielle (Gabi) Rockmeier (born 29 November 1973 in Moosburg) is a German sprinter who specializes in the 100 and 200 metres. ... Birgit Rockmeier (born 29 November 1973 in Moosburg) is a German sprinter who specializes in the 200 metres. ... Marion Wagner (born 1 February 1978 in Mainz) is a German sprinter who specializes in the 100 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Sylviane Felix (born October 31, 1977 in Créteil, France) is a track and field sprint athlete, competing internationally for France. ... Frederique Bangue (born December 31, 1976 in Lyon) is a French sprint athlete. ... Muriel Hurtis is a French athlete born on March 25, 1979 at Bondy, France. ... Odiah Sidibé (born January 13, 1970) is a French sprint athlete. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Juliet Campbell (born 17 March 1970 in Kingston) is a retired Jamaican sprinter who specialized in the 200 and 400 metres. ... Merlene Frazer (born 27 December 1973 in Trelawny) is a Jamaican sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres. ... Beverly McDonald (born February 15, 1970 in Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a Jamaican sprinter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Sandie Richards (born November 6, 1968 in Clarendon Park, Jamaica) is a track and field athlete, competing internationally for the Jamaica. ... Catherine Scott-Pomales (born 27 August 1973) is a retired Jamaican athlete who specialized in the 400 metres hurdles. ... Debbie-Ann Parris-Thymes (born March 24, 1973 in Trelawny) is a Jamaican athlete who mainly competes in in the 400 metres hurdles event. ... Lorraine Fenton (born September 8, 1973 in Manchester, Jamaica) is a Jamaican athlete competing in the 400 m. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Florence Ekpo-Umoh (born 27 December 1977 in Lagos) is a Nigerian-German sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. ... Shanta Ghosh (born 3 January 1975 in Neunkirchen, Saarland) is a retired German sprinter who specialized in the 400 metres. ... Claudia Marx, born September 16, 1978 in Berlin, is a German sprint athlete. ... Grit Breuer (born February 16, 1972 in Robel, Germany) is an East German athlete who competes in the womens 200m, 400m, 4x100m, and 4x100m events. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Irina Rosikhina (Russian: ; born 11 May 1975) is a Russian sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. ... Yuliya Pechonkina, née Nosova (born 21 April 1978 in Krasnoyarsk) is a Russian athlete who specializes in the 400 metres hurdles and 4 x 400 metres relay. ... Anastasiya Kapachinskaya (born: November 20, 1979 in Moscow, Russia) is a sprint athlete. ... Olesya Zykina (born October 7, 1980 in Kaluga) is a Russian athlete who mainly competes in in the 400 metres. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ...

Kelli White finished third in the 200 m (22.56), and was part of the winning 4x100m relay team (Kelli White, Chryste Gaines, Inger Miller, Marion Jones; 41.71), but she was disqualified after she admitted to using steroids as a result of the BALCO doping scandal. Kelli White (born April 1, 1977) is an American sprinter. ... Kelli White (born April 1, 1977) is an American sprinter. ... Chryste Gaines is an American athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres. ... Inger Miller (born June 12, 1972 in Los Angeles, California) is a Track and Field sprint athlete, competing internationally for United States. ... Marion Jones, also known as Marion Jones-Thompson (born October 12, 1975 in Los Angeles, California), is a former American track and field athlete of Belizean descent. ... The Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO) is a controversial sports nutrition center in Burlingame, California, USA. The company achieved fame due to a long investigation in accusations that the lab provided anabolic steroids and other banned performance enhancing drugs to athletes, many famous. ...


Marion Jones (USA) finished second in the 100m and first in the 200m, but she was disqualified following her admission to using steroids as a result of the BALCO doping scandal. Marion Jones, also known as Marion Jones-Thompson (born October 12, 1975 in Los Angeles, California), is a former American track and field athlete of Belizean descent. ... The Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO) is a controversial sports nutrition center in Burlingame, California, USA. The company achieved fame due to a long investigation in accusations that the lab provided anabolic steroids and other banned performance enhancing drugs to athletes, many famous. ...


Field

1997 |1999 |2001 |2003 |2005 |2007 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, 1997. ... 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 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, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... Official logo The 2007 World Championships in Athletics is being held in Osaka, Japan from August 24 to September 2, 2007 at Nagai Stadium. ...

Event: Gold: Silver: Bronze:
High Jump Hestrie Cloete (Storbeck)
Flag of South Africa South Africa
2.00
SB
Inha Babakova
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
2.00 Kajsa Bergqvist
Flag of Sweden Sweden
1.97
Pole Vault Stacy Dragila
Flag of the United States United States
4.75
CR
Svetlana Feofanova
Flag of Russia Russia
4.75
CR
Monika Pyrek
Flag of Poland Poland
4.55
Long Jump Fiona May
Flag of Italy Italy
7.02 Tatyana Kotova
Flag of Russia Russia
7.01 Niurka Montalvo
Flag of Spain Spain
6.88
Triple Jump Tatyana Lebedeva
Flag of Russia Russia
15.25
WL
Françoise Mbango-Etone
Flag of Cameroon Cameroon
14.60 Tereza Marinova
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
14.58
Shot Put Yanina Korolchik
Flag of Belarus Belarus
20.61
NR
Nadine Kleinert
Flag of Germany Germany
19.86
PB
Vita Pavlysh
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
19.41
Discus Ellina Zvereva
Flag of Belarus Belarus
67.10 Nicoleta Grasu
Flag of Romania Romania
66.24 Anastasia Kelesidou
Flag of Greece Greece
65.50
SB
Hammer Yipsi Moreno
Flag of Cuba Cuba
70.65
AR
Olga Kuzenkova
Flag of Russia Russia
70.61 Bronwyn Eagles
Flag of Australia Australia
68.87
Javelin Osleidys Menéndez
Flag of Cuba Cuba
69.53
CR
Mirela Manjani (Tzelili)
Flag of Greece Greece
65.78 Sonia Bisset
Flag of Cuba Cuba
64.69
Heptathlon Yelena Prokhorova
Flag of Russia Russia
6694
SB
Natalya Sazanovich
Flag of Belarus Belarus
6539
SB
Shelia Burrell
Flag of the United States United States
6472
PB

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 This article is about the athletic event. ... Hestrie Cloete-Storbeck (born August 26, 1978 in Germiston, South Africa) is a highly successful high jumper. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Inha Babakova née Butkus (born June 26, 1967 in AÅŸgabat, Turkmen SSR). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Kajsa Margareta Bergqvist (Swedish IPA: ) (born October 12, 1976, in Sollentuna, Sweden) is an athlete competing in the high jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Pole vaulting is an athletic event where a person uses a long, flexible pole (usually made either of fiberglass or carbon fiber) as an aid to leap over a bar. ... Stacy Dragila (born Stacy Mikaelson on March 25, 1971 in Auburn, California) is an American pole vaulter. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Svetlana Feofanova (Russian: Светлана Евгеньевна Феофанова; born 16 July 1980) in Moscow, she is a Russian pole vaulter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Monika Pyrek training at Miejski Stadion Lekkoatletyczny w Szczecinie, her clubs stadium in Szczecin Monika Pyrek (born August 11, 1980) is a Polish athlete competing in pole vault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Long jumper at the GE Money Grand Prix in Helsinki, July 2005. ... Fiona May (born December 12, 1969 in Slough, England) is an Italian athlete competing in the long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... For the Russian beauty queen, see Tatiana Kotova. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Niurka Montalvo (born June 4, 1968 in Havana) is a Spanish athlete competing mostly in long jump. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... This article is about the athletics event. ... Tatyana Lebedeva (born July 21, 1976) is a Russian athlete. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Françoise Mbango Etone (born April 14, 1976) is a track and field athlete, competing internationally for the Cameroon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... 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. ... Shot put The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball (called the shot) as far as possible. ... Yanina Korolchik (Яніна Карольчык in Belarusian, Янина Корольчик in Russian, born December 26, 1976) is a Belarusian discus thrower best known for winning the Olympic gold medal in 2000. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Nadine Kleinert married name Schmitt (since 1999) (born October 20, 1975 in Magdeburg). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Vita Pavlysh (born: January 15, 1969 in Ukraine) was an athlete who specialised in the shot put. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... “Discus” redirects here. ... Ellina Zvereva (born November 16, 1960 in Dolgoprudny) is a Belarusian discus thrower best known for winning the gold medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Nicoleta Grasu is a Romanian discus thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Anastasia Kelesidou (born November 28, 1972 in Hamburg, Germany) is a Greek discus thrower best known for winning silver medals at the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... 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. ... Yipsi Moreno (born November 19, 1980 in Camagüey) is a Cuban athlete competing in the hammer throw. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Olga Kuzenkova (born October 4, 1970) is a Russian athlete, the first woman to throw the hammer more than 70 meters. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... An 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. ... Mirela Manjani (born December 21, 1976 in Durrës, Albania) is a Greek citizen, though Albanian ethnic, javelin thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Sonia Bisset (born April 1, 1971 in Santiago de Cuba) is a Cuban javelin thrower. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... 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 athletics event consisting of seven events. ... Yelena Prokhorova (born April 16, 1978) is a Russian heptathlete who won a silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Natalya Sazanovich (born August 15, 1973 in Baranavičy) is a former Belarusian heptathlete who won two Olympic medals. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Not to be confused with Sheila Burrell. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ...

Natalya Sadova of Russia originally won the gold medal in discus throw (68.57), but she was later disqualified after she tested positive for caffeine. Natalya Sadova (born July 15 1972). ... Caffeine is a xanthine alkaloid compound that acts as a stimulant in humans. ...


Medals Table

Position: Nation: Gold: Silver: Bronze: Total:
1. Flag of the United States United States 6 5 3 14
2. Flag of Russia Russia 5 7 6 18
3. Flag of Kenya Kenya 3 3 2 8
4. Flag of Germany Germany 3 3 1 7
5. Flag of Cuba Cuba 3 1 2 6
6. Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia 2 3 3 8
7= Flag of Belarus Belarus 2 2 0 4
7= Flag of Romania Romania 2 2 0 4
9. Flag of the Bahamas Bahamas 2 1 1 4
10. Flag of Morocco Morocco 2 1 0 3
11. Flag of Poland Poland 2 0 2 4
12= Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic 2 0 0 2
12= Flag of South Africa South Africa 2 0 0 2
14. Flag of Jamaica Jamaica 1 2 3 6
15. Flag of Greece Greece 1 2 2 5
16. Flag of Italy Italy 1 1 2 4
17. Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 1 1 1 3
18. Flag of Australia Australia 1 0 2 3
19. Flag of the United Kingdom Great Britain 1 0 1 2
20= Flag of the Dominican Republic Dominican Republic 1 0 0 1
20= Flag of Mozambique Mozambique 1 0 0 1
20= Flag of Senegal Senegal 1 0 0 1
20= Flag of Switzerland Switzerland 1 0 0 1
24= Flag of Japan Japan 0 2 1 3
24= Flag of Spain Spain 0 2 1 3
26= Flag of Finland Finland 0 1 1 2
26= Flag of France France 0 1 1 2
26= Flag of Sweden Sweden 0 1 1 2
26= Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 0 1 1 2
30= Flag of Austria Austria 0 1 0 1
30= Flag of Cameroon Cameroon 0 1 0 1
30= Flag of Estonia Estonia 0 1 0 1
30= Flag of Israel Israel 0 1 0 1
30= Flag of Lithuania Lithuania 0 1 0 1
35. Flag of Mexico Mexico 0 0 2 2
36= Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Haiti Haiti 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Portugal Portugal 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis 0 0 1 1
36= Flag of Suriname Suriname 0 0 1 1

Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Dominican_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania_1989-2004. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cayman_Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Haiti. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ...

References

  • 2001 IAAF World Championships in Athletics - Official website

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