1988 World Junior Championships in Athletics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

The women's 4x100 metres relay event at the 1988 World Junior Championships in Athletics was held in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, at Laurentian University Stadium on 30 and 31 July.[1][2]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Grit Breuer
Katrin Krabbe
Diana Dietz
Katrin Henke
  East Germany
Silver Eusebia Riquelme
Liliana Allen
Aliuska López
Ana Valdivia
  Cuba
Bronze Angela Burnham
Kendra Mackey
Frenchie Holmes
Esther Jones
  United States

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

31 July

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
    East Germany Grit Breuer
Katrin Krabbe
Diana Dietz
Katrin Henke
43.48
    Cuba Eusebia Riquelme
Liliana Allen
Aliuska López
Ana Valdivia
44.04
    United States Angela Burnham
Kendra Mackey
Frenchie Holmes
Esther Jones
44.27
4   France Cécile Peyre
Magalie Simioneck
Natacha Cilirié
Odiah Sidibé
44.88
5   United Kingdom Stephi Douglas
Kathleen Lithgow
Rachel Kirby
Jacqui Agyepong
44.91
6   Jamaica Orlene McIntosh
Revolie Campbell
Beverly McDonald
Michelle Freeman
45.04
7   West Germany Angelika Haggenmüller
Anke Feller
Monika Schoy
Solveig Pribnow
45.56
  Soviet Union Anzhela Golovchenko
Oksana Kovalyova
Zhanna Tarnopolskaya
Nadezhda Chistyakova
DNF

HeatsEdit

30 July

Heat 1Edit

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
1   East Germany Grit Breuer
Katrin Krabbe
Diana Dietz
Katrin Henke
43.76 Q
2   Soviet Union Oksana Kovalyova
Anzhela Golovchenko
Zhanna Tarnopolskaya
Nadezhda Chistyakova
44.64 Q
3   France Cécile Peyre
Magalie Simioneck
Natacha Cilirié
Odiah Sidibé
44.91 q
4   United Kingdom Stephi Douglas
Kathleen Lithgow
Rachel Kirby
Jacqui Agyepong
44.99 q
5   Finland Marjo Liminka
Sanna Hernesniemi
Tarja Leveelahti
Sanni Suhonen
46.12
6   Canada Karen Clarke
Val Beckles
Charmaine Gilgeous
Nicolle Gillis
46.16
7   Chinese Taipei Wang Huei-Chen
Wang Shu-Hua
Chen Ya-Li
Su Huei-Chun
46.59
8   Spain Begoña Yúdice
Cristina Castro
Marta Onate
Patricia Morales
46.74

Heat 2Edit

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
1   Cuba Eusebia Riquelme
Aliuska López
Ana Valdivia
Liliana Allen
44.25 Q
2   United States Angela Burnham
Kendra Mackey
Frenchie Holmes
Esther Jones
44.25 Q
3   West Germany Angelika Haggenmüller
Anke Feller
Monika Schoy
Solveig Pribnow
45.03 Q
4   Jamaica Orlene McIntosh
Revolie Campbell
Beverly McDonald
Michelle Freeman
45.05 q
5    Switzerland Petra Osterwalder
Sandra Roth
Sara Wüest
Esther Luedi
45.20
6   China Ge Weidong
Li Guilian
Wang Ping
Li Shuxiang
45.91
7   Australia Monique Dunstan
Kylie Hanigan
Kerri Kinnane
Amanda Christie
45.93
8   Netherlands Nelleke Koppelaar
Annique Goudemond
Annerose Scholsberg
Monique Bogaards
46.43

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 64 athletes from 16 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peters, Lionel; Magnusson, Tomas, WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS WJC - 1988 Sudbury CAN Jul 27-31, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), archived from the original on 7 April 2014, retrieved 13 June 2015
  2. ^ IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - Eugene 2014 - FACTS & FIGURES (PDF), IAAF, retrieved 13 June 2015