1990 World Junior Championships in Athletics – Men's 1500 metres

The men's 1500 metres event at the 1990 World Junior Championships in Athletics was held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, at Deveti Septemvri Stadium on 11 and 12 August.[1][2]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Moses Kiptanui
  Kenya
Silver Alemayehu Roba
  Ethiopia
Bronze Desta Asgedom
  Ethiopia

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

12 August

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Moses Kiptanui   Kenya 3:38.32
  Alemayehu Roba   Ethiopia 3:41.71
  Desta Asgedom   Ethiopia 3:43.38
4 Mirco Döring   East Germany 3:43.97
5 Denes Balázs   Hungary 3:44.30
6 Andrey Loginov   Soviet Union 3:44.79
7 Nigel Adkin   Australia 3:45.07
8 Jason Bunston   Canada 3:45.09
9 Cleophas Bitok   Kenya 3:45.50
10 Pantelis Kolokas   Greece 3:45.70
11 Eddie Crowe   New Zealand 3:46.27
12 Luís Miguel Martín   Spain 3:49.71
13 Heiko Schulze   East Germany 3:50.57
14 Claus Wittekind   West Germany 3:50.71
15 Graham Hood   Canada 3:50.72

HeatsEdit

11 August

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Alemayehu Roba   Ethiopia 3:51.12 Q
2 Andrey Loginov   Soviet Union 3:51.41 Q
3 Cleophas Bitok   Kenya 3:51.83 Q
4 Jason Bunston   Canada 3:52.03 Q
5 Marc Dauer   West Germany 3:52.80
6 Nigel Brunton   Ireland 3:52.98
7 Steve Green   United Kingdom 3:53.84
8 Timo Sarlin   Finland 3:54.01
9 Kim Soon-Hyung   South Korea 3:54.15
10 Andrzej Jakubiec   Poland 3:54.60
11 Zhou Chaohui   China 3:56.56
12 Ryad Gatte   Algeria 3:57.33
13 Georgios Loucaides   Cyprus 4:01.31
14 Nesamani Subramaniam   Singapore 4:10.24

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Moses Kiptanui   Kenya 3:41.06 Q
2 Desta Asgedom   Ethiopia 3:46.20 Q
3 Mirco Döring   East Germany 3:48.22 Q
4 Luís Miguel Martín   Spain 3:48.97 Q
5 Curtis Robb   United Kingdom 3:49.67
6 Sergey Samoylov   Soviet Union 3:49.81
7 Krasimir Blagoyev   Bulgaria 3:50.17
8 João Cuñha   Portugal 3:50.49
9 Mohamed Abdulkadir   Somalia 3:51.89
10 Amir Mhando   Tanzania 3:52.31
11 Jaroslaw Sitarz   Poland 3:59.16
12 Kealin Hannigan   Australia 4:03.39
13 Marko Koers   Netherlands 4:15.37

Heat 3Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Graham Hood   Canada 3:46.35 Q
2 Pantelis Kolokas   Greece 3:46.57 Q
3 Heiko Schulze   East Germany 3:46.93 Q
4 Denes Balázs   Hungary 3:46.98 Q
5 Eddie Crowe   New Zealand 3:46.99 q
6 Nigel Adkin   Australia 3:47.08 q
7 Claus Wittekind   West Germany 3:47.79 q
8 Niall Bruton   Ireland 3:47.87
9 Svetlin Prodanov   Bulgaria 3:52.63
10 Brian Murphy   United States 3:53.37
11 Mario Figueirêdo   Portugal 3:54.58
12 Mateo Cañellas   Spain 3:55.57
13 Hiroyuki Nakamura   Japan 3:58.73

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 40 athletes from 27 countries participated in the event.

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, retrieved 13 June 2015