1958 European Athletics Championships – Women's 800 metres

The women's 800 metres at the 1958 European Athletics Championships was held in Stockholm, Sweden, at Stockholms Olympiastadion on 22 and 24 August 1958.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Yelizaveta Yermolayeva
  Soviet Union
Silver Diane Leather
  Great Britain
Bronze Dzidra Levicka
  Soviet Union

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

24 August

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Yelizaveta Yermolayeva   Soviet Union 2:06.3 CR
  Diane Leather   Great Britain 2:06.6
  Dzidra Levicka   Soviet Union 2:06.6
4 Ariane Döser   West Germany 2:08.2
5 Vera Mukhanova   Soviet Union 2:08.4
6 Edith Schiller   West Germany 2:10.2
7 Beata Żbikowska   Poland 2:11.0
8 Betty Loakes   Great Britain 2:11.4
9 Joy Jordan   Great Britain 2:11.6

HeatsEdit

22 August

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Yelizaveta Yermolayeva   Soviet Union 2:10.1 Q
2 Joy Jordan   Great Britain 2:10.5 Q
3 Ariane Döser   West Germany 2:10.7 Q
4 Krystyna Nowakowska   Poland 2:10.7
5 Eila Helin   Finland 2:11.9
6 Jytte Kort   Denmark 2:16.4
7 Maria Kessels   Belgium 2:38.5

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Diane Leather   Great Britain 2:09.8 Q
2 Dzidra Levicka   Soviet Union 2:10.0 Q
3 Beata Żbikowska   Poland 2:10.2 Q
4 Margrete Buscher   West Germany 2:11.3
5 Nicole Goullieux   France 2:11.7
6 Milica Rajkov   Yugoslavia 2:13.3

Heat 3Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Betty Loakes   Great Britain 2:10.6 Q
2 Vera Mukhanova   Soviet Union 2:10.6 Q
3 Edith Schiller   West Germany 2:10.8 Q
4 Gül Çıray   Turkey 2:11.6 NR
5 Aranka Kazi   Hungary 2:12.1
6 Saara Vilén   Finland 2:15.1

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 19 athletes from 11 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 384–390, retrieved 13 August 2014