1990 European Athletics Championships – Women's 4 × 400 metres relay

These are the official results of the Women's 4x400 metres event at the 1990 European Championships in Split, Yugoslavia, held at Stadion Poljud on 31 August and 1 September 1990.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Manuela Derr
Annette Hesselbarth
Petra Schersing
Grit Breuer
  East Germany
Silver Yelena Vinogradova
Lyudmila Dzhigalova
Yelena Ruzina
Tatyana Ledovskaya
  Soviet Union
Bronze Sally Gunnell
Jennifer Stoute
Patricia Beckford
Linda Keough
  United Kingdom

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

1 September

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
    East Germany Manuela Derr
Annette Hesselbarth
Petra Schersing
Grit Breuer
3:21.02
    Soviet Union Yelena Vinogradova
Lyudmila Dzhigalova
Yelena Ruzina
Tatyana Ledovskaya
3:23.34
    United Kingdom Sally Gunnell
Jennifer Stoute
Patricia Beckford
Linda Keough
3:24.78
4   West Germany Karin Janke
Andrea Thomas
Helga Arendt
Silke Knoll
3:25.12
5   France Fabienne Ficher
Viviane Dorsile
Evelyne Elien
Marie-José Pérec
3:25.16
6    Switzerland Regula Anliker
Martha Grossenbacher
Regula Scalabrin
Anita Protti
3:29.94
7   Hungary Edit Molnár
Erzsébet Szabó
Noémi Bátori
Judit Forgács
3:32.30
8   Finland Anna Suurnäkki
Tuija Helander
Satu Jääskelainen
Sonja Finell
3:32.84

HeatsEdit

31 August

Heat 1Edit

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
1   Soviet Union Yelena Vinogradova
Marina Shmonina
Yelena Ruzina
Lyudmila Dzhigalova
3:26.14 Q
2   France Fabienne Ficher
Viviane Dorsile
Evelyne Elien
Marie-José Pérec
3:28.49 Q
3   Hungary Edit Molnár
Erzsébet Szabó
Noémi Bátori
Judit Forgács
3:30.41 Q
4   Spain Gemma Bergasa
Julia Merino
Blanca Lacambra
Esther Lahoz
3:31.76
  Portugal DNS [2]
  Yugoslavia DNS

Heat 2Edit

Rank Nation Competitors Time Notes
1   East Germany Manuela Derr
Annette Hesselbarth
Petra Schersing
Grit Breuer
3:28.22 Q
2   West Germany Helga Arendt
Gabi Lesch
Karin Janke
Silke Knoll
3:28.33 Q
3   United Kingdom Angela Piggford
Jennifer Stoute
Patricia Beckford
Linda Keough
3:28.73 Q
4    Switzerland Regula Anliker
Martha Grossenbacher
Regula Scalabrin
Anita Protti
3:30.19 q
5   Finland Anna Suurnäkki
Tuija Helander
Satu Jääskelainen
Sonja Finell
3:31.42 q
6   Sweden Monika Klebe
Ewa Johansson
Maria Akraka
Monica Rydén
3:33.89
7   Romania Nicoleta Căruţaşu
Aurica Mitrea
Tudorița Chidu
Ella Kovacs
3:52.34

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 47 athletes from 11 countries participated in the event.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics Championships Zürich 2014 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 451–460, retrieved 13 August 2014
  2. ^ Video of Heat 1