1974 European Athletics Championships – Women's 4 × 400 metres relay

The women's 4 x 400 metres relay at the 1974 European Athletics Championships was held in Rome, Italy, at Stadio Olimpico on 8 September 1974.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Brigitte Rohde
Waltraud Dietsch
Angelika Handt
Ellen Streidt
  East Germany
Silver Marika Eklund
Mona-Lisa Pursiainen
Pirjo Häggman
Riitta Salin
  Finland
Bronze Inta Kļimoviča
Ingrīda Barkāne
Nadezhda Ilyina
Natalya Sokolova
  Soviet Union

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

8 September

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
    East Germany Brigitte Rohde
Waltraud Dietsch
Angelika Handt
Ellen Streidt
3:25.2 CR
    Finland Marika Eklund
Mona-Lisa Pursiainen
Pirjo Häggman
Riitta Salin
3:25.7 NR
    Soviet Union Inta Kļimoviča
Ingrīda Barkāne
Nadezhda Ilyina
Natalya Sokolova
3:26.1 NR
4   Poland Genowefa Błaszak
Krystyna Kacperczyk
Danuta Piecyk
Irena Szewińska
3:26.4 NR
5   West Germany Dagmar Fuhrmann
Elke Barth
Hildegard Falck
Rita Wilden
3:27.9
6   Great Britain Ruth Kennedy
Jannette Roscoe
Verona Bernard
Donna Hartley
3:29.6
7   Romania Ibolya Slavic
Alexandra Badescu
Lăcrămioara Diaconiuc
Mariana Suman
3:30.8 NR
8   Czechoslovakia Eva Štefková
Jindřiška Heřmanská
Eva Kovalčíková
Jozefína Čerchlanová
3:36.3

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 32 athletes from 8 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 420–427, retrieved 13 August 2014