1946 European Athletics Championships – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

The women's 4 x 100 metres relay at the 1946 European Athletics Championships was held in Oslo, Norway, at Bislett Stadion on 25 August 1946.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Gerda Koudijs
Nettie Timmer
Martha Adema
Fanny Blankers-Koen
  Netherlands
Silver Léa Caurla
Anne-Marie Colchen
Claire Brésolles
Monique Drilhon
  France
Bronze Yevgeniya Sechenova
Valentina Fokina
Elene Gokieli
Valentina Vasilyeva
  Soviet Union

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

25 August

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
    Netherlands Gerda Koudijs
Nettie Timmer
Martha Adema
Fanny Blankers-Koen
47.8
    France Léa Caurla
Anne-Marie Colchen
Claire Brésolles
Monique Drilhon
48.5
    Soviet Union Yevgeniya Sechenova
Valentina Fokina
Elene Gokieli
Valentina Vasilyeva
48.7
4   Great Britain Joyce Judd
Sylvia Cheeseman
Maureen Gardner
Winifred Jordan
48.7
5   Sweden Greta Magnusson
Kerstin Josefsson
Ulla-Britt Althin
Ann-Britt Leyman
49.3
6   Poland Irena Hejducka
Stanisława Walasiewicz
Mieczysława Moder
Jadwiga Słomczewska
50.6

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 24 athletes from 6 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 367–372, retrieved 13 August 2014 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)