1973 European Athletics Indoor Championships

The 4th European Athletics Indoor Championships were held between 10 and 11 March 1973 in Rotterdam, Netherlands at the Ahoy arena.

1973 European Athletics Indoor Championships
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Dates10–11 March 1973
Host cityRotterdam
Netherlands Netherlands
VenueAhoy
Events23
Participation304 athletes from
24 nations
Records set7 CR

The track used for the championships was 170 metres long.[1]

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
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  Zenon Nowosz (POL) 6.64   Manfred Kokot (GDR) 6.66   Raimo Vilén (FIN) 6.71
400 metres
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  Luciano Sušanj (YUG) 46.38 CR   Benno Stops (GDR) 47.31   Dariusz Podobas (POL) 47.40
800 metres
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  Francis Gonzalez (FRA) 1:49.17   Gerhard Stolle (GDR) 1:49.32   Jozef Plachý (TCH) 1:49.50
1500 metres
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  Henryk Szordykowski (POL) 3:43.01   Herman Mignon (BEL) 3:43.16   Klaus-Peter Justus (GDR) 3:43.36
3000 metres
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  Emiel Puttemans (BEL) 7:44.51 CR   Willy Polleunis (BEL) 7:51.86   Pekka Päivärinta (FIN) 7:52.97 NR
60 metres hurdles
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  Frank Siebeck (GDR) 7.71 CR   Adam Galant (POL) 7.76   Thomas Munkelt (GDR) 7.81
4 × 340 metres relay
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  France
Lucien Sainte-Rose
Patrick Salvador
Francis Kerbiriou
Lionel Malingre
2:46.00   West Germany
Falko Geiger
Karl Honz
Ulrich Reich
Hermann Köhler
2:46.42 Only two starting teams
4 × 680 metres relay
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  West Germany
Reinhold Soyka
Josef Schmid
Thomas Wessinghage
Paul-Heinz Wellmann
6:21.58   Czechoslovakia
Ivan Kováč
Jozef Samborský
Jozef Plachý
Ján Šišovský
6:21.60   Poland
Krzysztof Linkowski
Lesław Zając
Czesław Jursza
Henryk Sapko
6:26.95
High jump
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  István Major (HUN) 2.20   Jiří Palkovský (TCH) 2.20   Vasilios Papadimitriou (GRE) 2.17
Pole vault
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  Renato Dionisi (ITA) 5.40 =CR   Hans-Jürgen Ziegler (FRG) 5.35   Jean-Michel Bellot (FRA) 5.30
Long jump
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  Hans Baumgartner (FRG) 7.85   Max Klauss (GDR) 7.83   Grzegorz Cybulski (POL) 7.81
Triple jump
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  Carol Corbu (ROM) 16.80   Michał Joachimowski (POL) 16.75   Mikhail Bariban (URS) 16.38
Shot put
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  Jaroslav Brabec (TCH) 20.29   Gerd Lochmann (GDR) 20.12   Jaromír Vlk (TCH) 19.68

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
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  Annegret Richter (FRG) 7.27 CR   Petra Vogt (GDR) 7.29   Sylviane Telliez (FRA) 7.32
400 metres
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  Verona Bernard (GBR) 53.04   Waltraud Dietsch (GDR) 53.35   Renate Siebach (GDR) 53.49
800 metres
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  Stefka Yordanova (BUL) 2:02.65 CR   Elfi Rost (GDR) 2:02.83   Elżbieta Skowrońska (POL) 2:02.90
1500 metres
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  Ellen Tittel (FRG) 4:16.17   Tonka Petrova (BUL) 4:17.20   Iris Claus (GDR) 4:21.49
60 metres hurdles
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  Annelie Ehrhardt (GDR) 8.02   Valeria Bufanu (ROM) 8.16   Teresa Nowak (POL) 8.23
4 × 170 metres relay
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  West Germany
Christiane Krause
Annegret Richter
Ingeborg Helten
Rita Wilden
1:21.15   Austria
Brigitte Haest
Christa Kepplinger
Carmen Mähr
Karoline Käfer
1:23.33 Only two starting teams
4 × 340 metres relay
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  West Germany
Dagmar Jost
Erika Weinstein
Annelie Wilden
Gisela Ellenberger
3:10.85   France
Colette Besson
Chantal Jouvhomme
Chantal Leclerc
Nicole Duclos
3:11.20   Poland
Danuta Manowiecka
Marta Skrzypińska
Krystyna Kacperczyk
Danuta Piecyk
3:11.65
High jump
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  Yordanka Blagoeva (BUL) 1.92 =CR   Rita Gildemeister (GDR) 1.86   Milada Karbanová (TCH) 1.86
Long jump
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  Diana Yorgova (BUL) 6.45   Jarmila Nygrýnová (TCH) 6.30   Mirosława Sarna (POL) 6.15
Shot put
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  Helena Fibingerová (TCH) 19.08   Ludwika Chewińska (POL) 18.29   Antonina Ivanova (URS) 18.25

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  West Germany (FRG)6208
2  Bulgaria (BUL)3104
3  East Germany (GDR)29415
4  Poland (POL)23712
5  Czechoslovakia (TCH)2338
6  France (FRA)2125
7  Belgium (BEL)1203
8  Romania (ROU)1102
9  Great Britain (GBR)1001
  Hungary (HUN)1001
  Italy (ITA)1001
  Yugoslavia (YUG)1001
13  Austria (AUT)0101
14  Finland (FIN)0022
  Soviet Union (URS)0022
16  Greece (GRE)0011
Totals (16 nations)23232167

Participating nationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2013 EIC statistics handbook" (PDF). European Athletics. Retrieved 29 December 2018.