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1995 World Championships in Athletics


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Updated: 2017-08-21T08:22Z
5th World Championships in Athletics
1995 World Championships in Athletics logo.svg
Host cityGothenburg, Sweden
Nations participating191
Athletes participating1804
Dates5–13 August 1995
Main venueUllevi Stadium
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The 5th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden on 5–13 August 1995.

This edition featured 1804 athletes from 191 nations.[1]

This competition saw the women run the 5000 m event at the World Championships for the first time. The race replaced the 3000 m event which had been run at all previous World Championships.

Men's results

Track

1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997 | 1999

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
details
Donovan Bailey
 Canada
9.97Bruny Surin
 Canada
10.03Ato Boldon
 Trinidad and Tobago
10.03
200 m
details
Michael Johnson
 United States
19.79
CR
Frankie Fredericks
 Namibia
20.12Jeff Williams
 United States
20.18
400 m
details
Michael Johnson
 United States
43.39
CR
Butch Reynolds
 United States
44.22Greg Haughton
 Jamaica
44.56
800 m
details
Wilson Kipketer
 Denmark
1:45.08Arthémon Hatungimana
 Burundi
1:45.64Vebjørn Rodal
 Norway
1:45.68
1,500 m
details
Noureddine Morceli
 Algeria
3:33.73Hicham El Guerrouj
 Morocco
3:35.28Vénuste Niyongabo
 Burundi
3:35.56
5,000 m
details
Ismael Kirui
 Kenya
13:16.77Khalid Bouhlami
 Morocco
13:17.15Shem Kororia
 Kenya
13:17.59
10,000 m
details
Haile Gebrselassie
 Ethiopia
27:12.95
CR
Khalid Skah
 Morocco
27:14.53Paul Tergat
 Kenya
27:14.70
Marathon
details
Martín Fiz
 Spain
2:11:41Dionicio Cerón
 Mexico
2:12:13Luíz Antônio dos Santos
 Brazil
2:12:49
110 m hurdles
details
Allen Johnson
 United States
13.00Tony Jarrett
 Great Britain
13.04Roger Kingdom
 United States
13.19
400 m hurdles
details
Derrick Adkins
 United States
47.98Samuel Matete
 Zambia
48.03Stéphane Diagana
 France
48.14
3,000 m st.
details
Moses Kiptanui
 Kenya
8:04.16
CR
Christopher Koskei
 Kenya
8:09.30Saad Al-Asmari
 Saudi Arabia
8:12.95
AR
20 km walk
details
Michele Didoni
 Italy
1:19:59Valentí Massana
 Spain
1:20:23Yevgeniy Misyulya
 Belarus
1:20:48
50 km walk
details
Valentin Kononen
 Finland
3:43:42Giovanni Perricelli
 Italy
3:45:11Robert Korzeniowski
 Poland
3:45:57
4 × 100 m relay
details
 Canada (CAN)
Donovan Bailey
Robert Esmie
Glenroy Gilbert
Bruny Surin
38.31 Australia (AUS)
Paul Henderson
Tim Jackson
Steve Brimacombe
Damien Marsh
38.50 Italy (ITA)
Giovanni Puggioni
Ezio Madonia
Angelo Cipolloni
Sandro Floris
39.07
4 × 400 m relay
details
 United States (USA)
Marlon Ramsey
Derek Mills
Butch Reynolds
Michael Johnson
Kevin Lyles*
Darnell Hall*
2:57.32 Jamaica (JAM)
Michael McDonald
Davian Clarke
Danny McFarlane
Greg Haughton
Dennis Blake*
2:59.88 Nigeria (NGR)
Udeme Ekpeyong
Kunle Adejuyigbe
Jude Monye
Sunday Bada
3:03.18

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Note: * Indicates athletes who ran in preliminary rounds.

Field

1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997 | 1999

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Long jump
details
Iván Pedroso
 Cuba
8.70James Beckford
 Jamaica
8.30Mike Powell
 United States
8.29
Triple jump
details
Jonathan Edwards
 Great Britain
18.29
(WR)
Brian Wellman
 Bermuda
17.62Jérôme Romain
 Dominica
17.59
High jump
details
Troy Kemp
 Bahamas
2.37Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
2.37Artur Partyka
 Poland
2.35
Pole vault
details
Sergey Bubka
 Ukraine
5.92Maksim Tarasov
 Russia
5.86Jean Galfione
 France
5.86
Shot put
details
John Godina
 United States
21.47Mika Halvari
 Finland
20.93Randy Barnes
 United States
20.41
Discus throw
details
Lars Riedel
 Germany
68.76
(CR)
Vladimir Dubrovshchik
 Belarus
65.98Vasiliy Kaptyukh
 Belarus
65.88
Hammer throw
details
Andrey Abduvaliyev
 Tajikistan
81.56Igor Astapkovich
 Belarus
81.10Tibor Gécsek
 Hungary
80.98
Javelin throw
details
Jan Železný
 Czech Republic
89.58Steve Backley
 Great Britain
86.30Boris Henry
 Germany
86.08
Decathlon
details
Dan O'Brien
 United States
8695Eduard Hämäläinen
 Belarus
8489Mike Smith
 Canada
8419

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Women's results

Track

1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997 | 1999

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
details
 Gwen Torrence (USA)10.85 Merlene Ottey (JAM)10.94 Irina Privalova (RUS)10.96
200 m
details
 Merlene Ottey (JAM)22.12 Irina Privalova (RUS)22.12 Galina Malchugina (RUS)22.37
400 m
details
 Marie-José Pérec (FRA)49.28 Pauline Davis (BAH)49.96 Jearl Miles (USA)50.00
800 m
details
 Ana Fidelia Quirot (CUB)1:56.11 Letitia Vriesde (SUR)1:56.68
(AR)
 Kelly Holmes (GBR)1:56.95
1,500 m
details
 Hassiba Boulmerka (ALG)4:02.42 Kelly Holmes (GBR)4:03.04 Carla Sacramento (POR)4:03.79
5,000 m
details
 Sonia O'Sullivan (IRL)14:46.47
(CR)
 Fernanda Ribeiro (POR)14:48.54 Zahra Ouaziz (MAR)14:53.77
10,000 m
details
 Fernanda Ribeiro (POR)31:04.99 Derartu Tulu (ETH)31:08.10 Tegla Loroupe (KEN)31:17.66
Marathon
details
 Manuela Machado (POR)2:25:39 Anuţa Cătună (ROU)2:26:25 Ornella Ferrara (ITA)2:30:11
The marathon course was 400 m short of the normal distance.
100 m hurdles
details
 Gail Devers (USA)12.68 Olga Shishigina (KAZ)12.80 Yuliya Graudyn (RUS)12.85
400 m hurdles
details
 Kim Batten (USA)52.61
(WR)
 Tonja Buford (USA)52.62 Deon Hemmings (JAM)53.48
(NR)
10 km walk
details
 Irina Stankina (RUS)42:13
(CR)
 Elisabetta Perrone (ITA)42:16 Yelena Nikolayeva (RUS)42:20
4 × 100 m relay
details
 United States (USA)
Celena Mondie-Milner
Carlette Guidry
Chryste Gaines
Gwen Torrence
D'Andre Hill*
42.12 Jamaica (JAM)
Dahlia Duhaney
Juliet Cuthbert
Beverly McDonald
Merlene Ottey
Michelle Freeman*
42.25 Germany (GER)
Melanie Paschke
Silke Lichtenhagen
Silke-Beate Knoll
Gabriele Becker
43.01
4 × 400 m relay
details
 United States (USA)
Kim Graham
Rochelle Stevens
Camara Jones
Jearl Miles
Nicole Green*
3:22.29 Russia (RUS)
Tatyana Chebykina
Svetlana Goncharenko
Yuliya Sotnikova
Yelena Andreyeva
Tatyana Zakharova*
3:23.98 Australia (AUS)
Lee Naylor
Renée Poetschka
Melinda Gainsford-Taylor
Cathy Freeman
3:25.88

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Note: * Indicates athletes who ran in preliminary rounds.

Field

1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997 | 1999

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Long jump
details
 Fiona May (ITA)6.98 Niurka Montalvo (CUB)6.86 Irina Mushayilova (RUS)6.83
Triple jump
details
 Inessa Kravets (UKR)15.50
(WR)
 Iva Prandzheva (BUL)15.18 Anna Biryukova (RUS)15.08
High jump
details
 Stefka Kostadinova (BUL)2.01 Alina Astafei (GER)1.99 Inha Babakova (UKR)1.99
Shot put
details
 Astrid Kumbernuss (GER)21.22 Huang Zhihong (CHN)20.04 Svetla Mitkova (BUL)19.56
Discus throw
details
 Ellina Zvereva (BLR)68.64 Ilke Wyludda (GER)67.20 Olga Chernyavskaya (RUS)66.86
Javelin throw
details
 Natalya Shikolenko (BLR)67.56 Felicia Tilea (ROU)65.22 Mikaela Ingberg (FIN)65.16
Heptathlon
details
 Ghada Shouaa (SYR)6651 Svetlana Moskalets (RUS)6575 Rita Ináncsi (HUN)6522

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Medal table

Note that the host, Sweden, did not win any medals at these championships. This fate Sweden shares only with Canada (2001).

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 United States122519
2 Belarus2327
3= Germany2226
3= Italy2226
5 Cuba2204
6 Kenya2136
7= Canada2114
7= Portugal2114
9 Ukraine2013
10 Algeria2002
11 Russia14712
12 Jamaica1427
13 Great Britain1315
14= Finland1113
14= Bulgaria1113
16= Bahamas1102
16= Ethiopia1102
16= Spain1102
19 France1023
20= Czech Republic1001
20= Denmark1001
20= Ireland1001
20= Syria1001
20= Tajikistan1001
25 Morocco0314
26 Romania0202
27= Australia0112
27= Burundi0112
29= Bermuda0101
29= China0101
29= Kazakhstan0101
29= Mexico0101
29= Namibia0101
29= Suriname0101
29= Zambia0101
36= Hungary0022
36= Poland0022
38= Brazil0011
38= Dominica0011
38= Nigeria0011
38= Norway0011
38= Saudi Arabia0011
38= Trinidad and Tobago0011
Total 444444132

References

  1. ^ "iaaf.org - Osaka 2007 - History". Archived from the original on 2009-05-10. Retrieved 2009-04-03. 
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