1990 World Junior Championships in Athletics

The 3rd World Junior Championships in Athletics was the 1990 edition of the World Junior Championships in Athletics. It was held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria on 8–12 August.

1990 World Junior Championships in Athletics
Plovdiv Stadium.JPG
The host stadium in Plovdiv
Host cityBulgaria Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Nations participating87
Athletes participating987
Events41
Dates8–12 August
Main venue9th September Stadium
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ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
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Davidson Ezinwa
  Nigeria
10.17 =CR Jason Livingston
  Great Britain
10.25 Rodney Bridges
  United States
10.37
200 metres
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Aleksandr Goremykin
  Soviet Union
20.47 CR Davidson Ezinwa
  Nigeria
20.75 James Stallworth
  United States
20.81
400 metres
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Chris Nelloms
  United States
45.43 CR Rico Lieder
  East Germany
46.28 Mark Richardson
  Great Britain
46.33
800 metres
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Desta Asgedom
  Ethiopia
1:46.35 CR Jonah Birir
  Kenya
1:46.61 Norberto Téllez
  Cuba
1:47.33
1500 metres
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Moses Kiptanui
  Kenya
3:38.32 CR Alemayehu Roba
  Ethiopia
3:41.71 Desta Asgedom
  Ethiopia
3:43.38
5000 metres
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Fita Bayissa
  Ethiopia
13:42.59 CR Abreham Assefa
  Ethiopia
13:44.63 Francesco Bennici
  Italy
13:47.10
10,000 metres
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Richard Chelimo
  Kenya
28:18.57 CR Ismael Kirui
  Kenya
28:40.77 Juma Ninga
  Tanzania
28:41.90
20 kilometres road run
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Cosmas Ndeti
  Kenya
59:42 Juma Ninga
  Tanzania
1:00:30 Dagane Dabela
  Ethiopia
1:01:02
110 metres hurdles
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Antti Haapakoski
  Finland
13.74 Alexis Sánchez
  Cuba
13.75 Kyle Vander-Kuyp
  Australia
13.85
400 metres hurdles
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Rohan Robinson
  Australia
49.73 Yoshihiko Saito
  Japan
49.99 Aleksandr Belikov
  Soviet Union
50.22
3000 metres steeplechase
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Matthew Birir
  Kenya
8:31.02 CR Francisco Munuera
  Spain
8:41.03 Simeon Rono
  Kenya
8:42:05
10,000 metres walk
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Ilya Markov
  Soviet Union
39:55.52 Alberto Cruz
  Mexico
39:56.49 Jefferson Pérez
  Ecuador
40:08.23
4 × 100 metres relay
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  United States
Chris Nelloms
Rodney Bridges
Reggie Harris
James Stallworth
39.13 CR   Soviet Union
Sergejs Insakovs
Konstantin Gromadskiy
Vitaliy Semyonov
Aleksandr Goremykin
39.58   Nigeria
Innocent Asonze
Davidson Ezinwa
Nnamdi Anusim
Osmond Ezinwa
39.68
4 × 400 metres relay
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  United States
Derek Mills
Marvin Samuels
Reggie Harris
Chris Nelloms
3:02.26   Great Britain
David Grindley
Adrian Patrick
Craig Winrow
Mark Richardson
3:03.80   Australia
Matthew Burmeister
Rohan Robinson
Simon Hollingsworth
Paul Greene
3:05.51
High jump
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Dragutin Topić
  Yugoslavia
2.37 WJR Tim Forsyth
  Australia
2.29 Stevan Zorić
  Yugoslavia
2.26
Pole vault
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Jean Galfione
  France
5.45 Dmitriy Kurkulin
  Soviet Union
5.40 Miroslav Dukov
  Bulgaria
5.40
Long jump
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James Stallworth
  United States
8.12 CR Dion Bentley
  United States
8.05 Kareem Streete-Thompson
  Cayman Islands
7.94
Triple jump
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Sergey Bykov
  Soviet Union
16.98 CR Yoelbi Quesada
  Cuba
16.62 Nikolai Raev
  Bulgaria
16.22
Shot put
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Viktor Bulat
  Soviet Union
19.21 CR Xie Shengying
  China
18.57 Yuriy Ivanov
  Soviet Union
18.13
Discus throw
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Ilian Iliev
  Bulgaria
58.28 Frank Bicet
  Cuba
57.10 Jan Engelmann
  East Germany
56.82
Javelin throw
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Tommi Viskari
  Finland
73.88 Dariusz Trafas
  Poland
72.76 Jarkko Heimonen
  Finland
72.30
Hammer throw
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Andrey Debeliy
  Soviet Union
70.60 Savvas Saritzoglou
  Greece
70.32 Andrey Budykin
  Soviet Union
69.36
Decathlon
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Eric Kaiser
  West Germany
7762 Jarkko Finni
  Finland
7698 David Bigham
  Great Britain
7488
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WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
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Andrea Philipp
  East Germany
11.36 Nikole Mitchell
  Jamaica
11.47 Lucrécia Jardim
  Portugal
11.52
200 metres
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Diane Smith
  Great Britain
23.10 CR Zundra Feagin
  United States
23.13 Lucrécia Jardim
  Portugal
23.26
400 metres
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Fatima Yusuf
  Nigeria
50.62 CR Charity Opara
  Nigeria
51.28 Manuela Derr
  East Germany
51.95
800 metres
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Liu Li
  China
2:03.65 Magdalena Nedelcu
  Romania
2:04.52 Aurica Rautu
  Romania
2:04.78
1500 metres
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Qu Yunxia
  China
4:13.67 Claudia Mirela Bortoi
  Romania
4:14.19 Malin Ewerlöf
  Sweden
4:14.61
3000 metres
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Simona Staicu
  Romania
9:09.57 Liu Shixiang
  China
9:10.54 Hatsumi Matsumoto
  Japan
9:11.92
10,000 metres
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Derartu Tulu
  Ethiopia
32:56.26 Rika Ota
  Japan
33:06.85 Lydia Cheromei
  Kenya
33:20.83
100 metres hurdles
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Gillian Russell
  Jamaica
13.31 Keri Maddox
  Great Britain
13.38 Ilka Rönisch
  East Germany
13.41
400 metres hurdles
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Nelli Voronkova
  Soviet Union
55.84 Marjana Lužar
  Yugoslavia
56.74 Omolade Akinremi
  Nigeria
56.97
5000 metres walk
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Susana Feitor
  Portugal
21:44.30 CR Tatyana Shchastnaya
  Soviet Union
22:28.74 Simone Thust
  East Germany
22:44.65
4 × 100 metres relay
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  Jamaica
Gillian Russell
Revolie Campbell
Merlene Frazer
Nikole Mitchell
43.82   Great Britain
Annabel Soper
Diane Smith
Donna Fraser
Katharine Merry
44.16   United States
Monifa Taylor
Tisha Prather
Angela Burnham
Zundra Feagin
44.50
4 × 400 metres relay
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  Australia
Sophie Scamps
Renée Poetschka
Kylie Hanigan
Sue Andrews
3:30.38   Jamaica
Claudine Williams
Winsome Cole
Inez Turner
Catherine Scott
3:31.09   Cuba
Yojani Casanova
Julia Duporty
Odalmis Limonta
Nancy McLeón
3:31.81
High jump
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Svetlana Lavrova
  Soviet Union
1.91 Katja Kilpi
  Finland
1.88 Lea Haggett
  Great Britain
1.88
Long jump
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Iva Prandzheva
  Bulgaria
6.53 Erica Johansson
  Sweden
6.50 Sandrine Hennart
  Belgium
6.49
Shot put
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Qiu Qiaoping
  China
18.20 Li Xiaoyun
  China
17.74 Heike Hopfer
  East Germany
17.27
Discus throw
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Natalya Kaptyukh
  Soviet Union
61.44 Lisa-Marie Vizaniari
  Australia
60.44 Anja Gündler
  East Germany
59.30
Javelin throw
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Tanja Damaske
  East Germany
61.06 Oksana Ovchinnikova
  Soviet Union
57.26 Mandy Liverton
  Great Britain
56.98
Heptathlon
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Beatrice Mau
  East Germany
6166 Rita Ináncsi
  Hungary
5940 Joanne Henry
  New Zealand
5728
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Bulgaria)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union84315
2  United States4239
3  Kenya4228
4  China3306
5  Ethiopia3227
6  East Germany31610
7  Australia2226
  Nigeria2226
9  Finland2215
10  Jamaica2204
11  Bulgaria*2024
12  Great Britain1449
13  Romania1214
14  Yugoslavia1113
15  Portugal1023
16  France1001
  West Germany1001
18  Cuba0325
19  Japan0213
20  Sweden0112
  Tanzania0112
22  Greece0101
  Hungary0101
  Mexico0101
  Poland0101
  Spain0101
27  Belgium0011
  Cayman Islands0011
  Ecuador0011
  Italy0011
  New Zealand0011
Totals (31 nations)414141123

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count through an unofficial result list,[1] 987 athletes from 86 countries participated in the event. The number of athletes is in agreement, but there is one country less than the official number of 87 as published.[2]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peters, Lionel; Magnusson, Tomas. "WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS WJC - 1990 Plovdiv BUL Aug 8-12". WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"). Archived from the original on 31 August 2013. Retrieved 13 June 2015.
  2. ^ IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - Eugene 2014 - FACTS & FIGURES (PDF), IAAF, p. 5, retrieved 13 June 2015

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