1978 European Athletics Championships – Women's high jump

The women's high jump at the 1978 European Athletics Championships was held in Prague, then Czechoslovakia, at Stadion Evžena Rošického on 30 and 31 August 1978.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Sara Simeoni
  Italy
Silver Rosemarie Ackermann
  East Germany
Bronze Brigitte Holzapfel
  West Germany

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

31 August

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
  Sara Simeoni   Italy 2.01 WR=
  Rosemarie Ackermann   East Germany 1.99
  Brigitte Holzapfel   West Germany 1.95
4 Jutta Kirst   East Germany 1.93
5 Ulrike Meyfarth   West Germany 1.91
6 Andrea Mátay   Hungary 1.85
7 Snežana Hrepevnik   Yugoslavia 1.85
8 Urszula Kielan   Poland 1.85
9 Annette Harnack   West Germany 1.80
10 Astrid Tveit   Norway 1.80
11 Kristine Nitzsche   East Germany 1.80
12 Larisa Klimentenok   Soviet Union 1.80
13 Mária Mračnová   Czechoslovakia 1.80
14 Milada Karbanová   Czechoslovakia 1.80

QualificationEdit

30 August

Rank Name Nationality Result Notes
Milada Karbanová   Czechoslovakia 1.85 Q
Rosemarie Ackermann   East Germany 1.85 Q
Jutta Kirst   East Germany 1.85 Q
Brigitte Holzapfel   West Germany 1.85 Q
Ulrike Meyfarth   West Germany 1.85 Q
Annette Harnack   West Germany 1.85 Q
Snežana Hrepevnik   Yugoslavia 1.85 Q
Kristine Nitzsche   East Germany 1.85 Q
Larisa Klimentenok   Soviet Union 1.85 Q
Sara Simeoni   Italy 1.85 Q
Urszula Kielan   Poland 1.85 Q
Mária Mračnová   Czechoslovakia 1.83 q
Andrea Mátay   Hungary 1.83 q
Astrid Tveit   Norway 1.83 q
Annette Tånnander   Sweden 1.80
Grith Ejstrup   Denmark 1.80
Mirjam van Laar   Netherlands 1.75
Marta Rehorovská   Czechoslovakia 1.75
Danuta Bułkowska   Poland 1.75
Gilian Hitchen   Great Britain 1.75
Cornelia Popa   Romania 1.75
Anne-Maria Pira   Belgium 1.70
Sandra Dini   Italy 1.70

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 23 athletes from 15 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 427–435, retrieved 13 August 2014 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)