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1992 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships

The 1st IAAF World Half Marathon Championships was held on September 19 and 20, 2001 in Tyneside, UK, and was run simultaneously with that year's Great North Run. A total of 204 athletes, 96 men, 84 women and 24 juniors, from 36 countries took part. Complete results were published.[1]

1992 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships
OrganisersIAAF
Edition1st
DateSeptember 19-20
Host cityNewcastle upon Tyne to South Shields, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom United Kingdom
Nations participating36
Athletes participating204
Races3

Though this competition was the first of its kind, it followed on from the 1991 IAAF World Women's Road Race Championships, which was held over the 15K distance.

MedallistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
Men   Benson Masya (KEN) 1:00:24   Antonio Silio (ARG) 1:00:40   Boay Akonay (TAN) 1:00:45
Junior (Boys)   Kassa Tadesse (ETH) 1:04:51   Meck Mothuli (RSA) 1:05:01   Francesco Ingargiola (ITA) 1:05:18
Women   Liz McColgan (GBR) 1:08:53   Megumi Fujiwara (JPN) 1:09:21   Rosanna Munerotto (ITA) 1:09:38
Team
Team Men   Kenya 3:02:25   United Kingdom 3:04:54   Brazil 3:05:56
Team Junior (Boys)   Italy 3:17:39   Ethiopia 3:18:56   South Africa 3:20:04
Team Women   Japan 3:30:39   United Kingdom 3:33:03   Romania 3:33:27

Race ResultsEdit

Men'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Benson Masya   Kenya 1:00:24
  Antonio Silio   Argentina 1:00:40
  Boay Akonay   Tanzania 1:00:45
4 Lameck Aguta   Kenya 1:00:55
5 Joseph Keino   Kenya 1:01:06
6 Dave Lewis   Great Britain 1:01:17
7 Artur Castro   Brazil 1:01:18
8 Alejandro Gómez   Spain 1:01:20
9 Cosmas Ndeti   Kenya 1:01:34
10 Paul Evans   Great Britain 1:01:38
11 Xolile Yawa   South Africa 1:01:48
12 Antonio Peña   Spain 1:01:48
13 Koichi Fujita   Japan 1:01:53
14 Francesco Panetta   Italy 1:01:55
15 Malcolm Norwood   Australia 1:01:56
16 Carl Thackery   Great Britain 1:01:59
17 William Reifsnyder   United States 1:02:00
18 Luca Barzaghi   Italy 1:02:06
19 Junji Haraguchi   Japan 1:02:08
20 Ronaldo da Costa   Brazil 1:02:10
21 Pascal Fetizon   France 1:02:11
22 Melese Feissa   Ethiopia 1:02:14
23 Kamal Kohil   Algeria 1:02:25
24 Delmir dos Santos   Brazil 1:02:28
25 Severino Bernardini   Italy 1:02:28
26 Mark Flint   Great Britain 1:02:29
27 Kenjiro Jitsui   Japan 1:02:33
28 Vincenzo Modica   Italy 1:02:33
29 John Vermeule   Netherlands 1:02:33
30 Bertrand Itsweire   France 1:02:37
31 Steve Brace   Great Britain 1:02:38
32 Róbert Štefko   Czechoslovakia 1:02:41
33 Luigi Di Lello   Italy 1:02:48
34 Hiroshi Tako   Japan 1:02:51
35 James Kariuki   Kenya 1:02:55
36 Marti ten Kate   Netherlands 1:02:57
37 Meshack Mogotsi   South Africa 1:03:03
38 Hendrik Thukwane   South Africa 1:03:04
39 Alberto Juzdado   Spain 1:03:08
40 Didier Bernard   France 1:03:12
41 Philippe Rémond   France 1:03:24
42 Gerard Kappert   Netherlands 1:03:33
43 Naoto Suzuki   Japan 1:03:33
44 Steffen Dittmann   Germany 1:03:34
45 Carlos Bautista   Mexico 1:03:46
46 Sid-Ali Sakhri   Algeria 1:03:46
47 Wolde Silasse Melkessa   Ethiopia 1:03:47
48 Rafael Zepeda   Mexico 1:03:57
49 Ronny Ligneel   Belgium 1:03:59
50 Rodrigo Gavela   Spain 1:03:59
51 Gert Thys   South Africa 1:04:03
52 Mirko Vindiš   Slovenia 1:04:04
53 Bjørn Nordheggen   Norway 1:04:06
54 Frank Bjørkli   Norway 1:04:08
55 Azzedine Sakhri   Algeria 1:04:16
56 Kurt Stenzel   Germany 1:04:24
57 Kidane Gebrmichael   Ethiopia 1:04:25
58 Chad Bennion   United States 1:04:30
59 Igor Šalamun   Slovenia 1:04:31
60 Noel Berkeley   Ireland 1:04:35
61 Walter af Donner   Sweden 1:04:38
62 Martin Vrábel   Czechoslovakia 1:04:39
63 Benjamin McIntosh   United States 1:04:39
64 Roy Dooney   Ireland 1:04:41
65 Antonio Rapisarda   France 1:04:45
66 Axel Krippschock   Germany 1:04:45
67 Mohamed Selmi   Algeria 1:04:50
68 Roman Kejžar   Slovenia 1:04:51
69 Jan van Rijthoven   Netherlands 1:04:52
70 Chaouki Achour   Algeria 1:04:53
71 Matthews Motshwarateu   South Africa 1:04:54
72 Amit Neʼeman   Israel 1:04:56
73 Evaldo Souza   Brazil 1:04:59
74 Zachariah Ditetso   Botswana 1:05:20
75 Ole Hansen   Denmark 1:05:23
76 Rainer Wachenbrunner   Germany 1:05:24
77 Jan Korevaar   Netherlands 1:05:46
78 Gerry Healy   Ireland 1:05:46
79 Juan Antonio Crespo   Spain 1:05:47
80 Peter Troldborg   Denmark 1:05:48
81 Terje Näss   Norway 1:05:51
82 Roger Bjørkli   Norway 1:05:52
83 Haji Bulbula   Ethiopia 1:05:55
84 Demeke Bekele   Ethiopia 1:06:03
85 Ángel Vizcarrondo   Puerto Rico 1:06:07
86 Herman Decoux   Belgium 1:06:12
87 Tom Maher   Ireland 1:06:22
88 Chris Fox   United States 1:06:52
89 Kelekwang Sera   Botswana 1:07:26
90 Marc Ruell   Belgium 1:08:16
91 Gerard Assoman   Ivory Coast 1:08:27
92 Soro Bassirima   Ivory Coast 1:09:13
93 Kabo Gabaseme   Botswana 1:12:15
94 Salvador García   Mexico 1:13:19
Aivar Tsarski   Estonia DNF
Mark Plaatjes   United States DNF

Women'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Liz McColgan   Great Britain 1:08:53
  Megumi Fujiwara   Japan 1:09:21
  Rosanna Munerotto   Italy 1:09:38
4 Anuța Cătună   Romania 1:10:25
5 Miyoko Asahina   Japan 1:10:27
6 Fatuma Roba   Ethiopia 1:10:28
7 Eriko Asai   Japan 1:10:51
8 Birgit Jerschabek   Germany 1:10:53
9 Nadezhda Ilyina   Commonwealth of Independent States 1:10:58
10 Iulia Negura   Romania 1:10:59
11 Akari Takemoto   Japan 1:11:01
12 Andrea Wallace   Great Britain 1:11:21
13 Päivi Tikkanen   Finland 1:11:22
14 Gordon Bloch   United States 1:11:34
15 Joy Smith   United States 1:11:43
16 Colleen de Reuck   South Africa 1:11:46
17 Alena Peterková   Czechoslovakia 1:11:53
18 Annick Clouvel   France 1:11:59
19 Aurica Buia   Romania 1:12:03
20 Diane Bussa   United States 1:12:15
21 Bente Moe   Norway 1:12:20
22 Marjan Freriks   Netherlands 1:12:23
23 Martha Ernstdóttir   Iceland 1:12:25
24 Maria Guida   Italy 1:12:26
25 Galina Ikonnikova   Commonwealth of Independent States 1:12:27
26 Hilde Stavik   Norway 1:12:29
27 Judit Nagy   Hungary 1:12:43
28 Rizoneide Vanderley   Brazil 1:12:46
29 Carla Beurskens   Netherlands 1:12:46
30 Tatyana Titova   Commonwealth of Independent States 1:12:48
31 Suzanne Rigg   Great Britain 1:12:49
32 Emma Scaunich   Italy 1:12:53
33 Ritva Lemettinen   Finland 1:12:57
34 Kerstin Pressler   Germany 1:13:00
35 Wanda Panfil   Poland 1:13:01
36 Dominique Le Pechoux   France 1:13:09
37 Marian Sutton   Great Britain 1:13:09
38 Adriana Barbu   Romania 1:13:14
39 Rocío Ríos   Spain 1:13:23
40 Susanne Nedergaard   Denmark 1:13:25
41 Gabriela Wolf   Germany 1:13:28
42 Grete Kirkeberg   Norway 1:13:30
43 Jane Welzel   United States 1:13:30
44 Tatyana Pentukova   Commonwealth of Independent States 1:13:45
45 Ana Isabel Alonso   Spain 1:13:49
46 Nicole Whiteford   South Africa 1:13:53
47 balram maddheshiya   Ireland 1:13:57
48 Debbi Morris   United States 1:13:58
49 Odile Ohier   France 1:14:04
50 Marianne van de Linde   Netherlands 1:14:06
51 Grace de Oliveira   South Africa 1:14:07
52 Soledad Castro Soliño   Spain 1:14:08
53 Anita Palshøj   Denmark 1:14:10
54 Anne van Schuppen   Netherlands 1:14:14
55 Isabella Moretti    Switzerland 1:14:25
56 Silva Vivod   Slovenia 1:14:25
57 Viviany de Oliveira   Brazil 1:14:29
58 Sally Eastall   Great Britain 1:14:33
59 Andrea Fleischer   Germany 1:15:17
60 Maria Lelut   France 1:15:25
61 Sonja Laxton   South Africa 1:15:26
62 Emebet Abossa   Ethiopia 1:15:29
63 María Luisa Muñoz   Spain 1:15:44
64 Nelly Glauser    Switzerland 1:15:58
65 Sara Romé   Sweden 1:16:07
66 Jocelyne Villeton   France 1:16:19
67 Carmen Mingorance   Spain 1:16:39
68 Marlie Marutiak   Netherlands 1:16:47
69 Márta Visnyei   Hungary 1:16:51
70 Gadissie Edato   Ethiopia 1:17:09
71 Myriam Dumont   Belgium 1:17:11
72 Christine Smith   Ireland 1:17:13
73 Cathy Smith   Ireland 1:17:32
74 Anette Nielsen   Denmark 1:17:37
75 Marie-Christine Deurbroeck   Belgium 1:18:21
76 Karen Gobby   Australia 1:18:24
77 Mazal Shalom   Israel 1:18:27
78 Fikirte Gebremichael   Ethiopia 1:18:29
79 Debbie van Rensburg   South Africa 1:19:33
80 Frances Murphy   Ireland 1:20:42
81 Mary Brayley   Ireland 1:21:08
82 Viviane Van Buggenhout   Belgium 1:24:52
Kelly Lopes dos Santos/de Oliveira   Brazil DNF
Ann-Catrin Nordman   Finland DNF

Junior Men'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Kassa Tadesse   Ethiopia 1:04:51
  Meck Mothuli   South Africa 1:05:01
  Francesco Ingargiola   Italy 1:05:18
4 Salvatore Orgiana   Italy 1:05:40
5 Zeryihun Bekele   Ethiopia 1:06:26
6 Isaac Radebe   South Africa 1:06:36
7 Ottaviano Andriani   Italy 1:06:41
8 Matteo Palumbo   Italy 1:07:12
9 Tesfaye Etecha   Ethiopia 1:07:39
10 Henno Haava   Estonia 1:07:44
11 Enoch Skosana   South Africa 1:08:27
12 Marcel Matanin   Czechoslovakia 1:09:04
13 Rain Miljan   Estonia 1:09:11
14 Dirk Berger   Germany 1:09:18
15 Péter Werner   Hungary 1:09:48
16 Zsolt Füleki   Hungary 1:10:09
17 Yared Kebede   Ethiopia 1:10:15
18 Christoph Melcher   Germany 1:10:41
19 Jesús Alvarado   Spain 1:11:49
20 Jan Diekow   Germany 1:13:11
21 Dirk Schinkoreit   Germany 1:13:51
22 János Bohus   Hungary 1:14:15
23 Tobias Lindenmayer   Germany 1:14:15
Maurizio Gemetto   Italy DNF

Team ResultsEdit

Men'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Kenya Benson Masya
Lameck Aguta
Joseph Keino
3:02:25
    Great Britain Dave Lewis
Paul Evans
Carl Thackery
3:04:54
    Brazil Artur Castro
Ronaldo da Costa
Delmir dos Santos
3:05:56
4   Spain Alejandro Gómez
Antonio Peña
Alberto Juzdado
3:06:16
5   Italy Francesco Panetta
Luca Barzaghi
Severino Bernardini
3:06:29
6   Japan Koichi Fujita
Junji Haraguchi
Kenjiro Jitsui
3:06:34
7   South Africa Xolile Yawa
Meshack Mogotsi
Hendrik Thukwane
3:07:55
8   France Pascal Fetizon
Bertrand Itsweire
Didier Bernard
3:08:00
9   Netherlands John Vermeule
Martin ten Kate
Gerard Kappert
3:09:03
10   Ethiopia Melese Feissa
Wolde Silasse Melkessa
Kidane Gebrmichael
3:10:26
11   Algeria Kamal Kohil
Sid-Ali Sakhri
Azzedine Sakhri
3:10:27
12   United States William Reifsnyder
Chad Bennion
Benjamin McIntosh
3:11:09
13   Germany Steffen Dittmann
Kurt Stenzel
Axel Krippschock
3:12:43
14   Slovenia Mirko Vindiš
Igor Šalamun
Roman Kejžar
3:13:26
15   Norway Bjørn Nordheggen
Frank Bjørkli
Terje Näss
3:14:05
16   Ireland Noel Berkeley
Roy Dooney
Gerry Healy
3:15:02
17   Belgium Ronny Ligneel
Herman Decoux
Marc Ruell
3:18:27
18   Mexico Carlos Bautista
Rafael Zepeda
Salvador García
3:21:02
19   Botswana Zachariah Ditetso
Kelekwang Sera
Kabo Gabaseme
3:25:01

Women'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Japan Megumi Fujiwara
Miyoko Asahina
Eriko Asai
3:30:39
    Great Britain Liz McColgan
Andrea Wallace
Suzanne Rigg
3:33:03
    Romania Anuța Cătună
Iulia Negura
Aurica Buia
3:33:27
4   Italy Rosanna Munerotto
Maria Guida
Emma Scaunich
3:34:57
5   United States Gordon Bloch
Joy Smith
Diane Bussa
3:35:32
6   Commonwealth of Independent States Nadezhda Ilyina
Galina Ikonnikova
Tatyana Titova
3:36:13
7   Germany Birgit Jerschabek
Kerstin Pressler
Gabriela Wolf
3:37:21
8   Norway Bente Moe
Hilde Stavik
Grete Kirkeberg
3:38:19
9   France Annick Clouvel
Dominique Le Pechoux
Odile Ohier
3:39:12
10   Netherlands Marjan Freriks
Carla Beurskens
Marianne van de Linde
3:39:15
11   South Africa Colleen de Reuck
Nicole Whiteford
Grace de Oliveira
3:39:46
12   Spain Rocío Ríos
Ana Isabel Alonso
Soledad Castro Soliño
3:41:20
13   Ethiopia Fatuma Roba
Emebet Abossa
Gadissie Edato
3:43:06
14   Denmark Susanne Nedergaard
Anita Palshøj
Anette Nielsen
3:45:12
15   Ireland Ursula Noctor
Christine Smith
Cathy Smith
3:48:42
16   Belgium Myriam Dumont
Marie-Christine Deurbroeck
Viviane Van Buggenhout
4:00:24
  Brazil Rizoneide Vanderley
Viviany de Oliveira
Kelly Lopes dos Santos/de Oliveira
DNF
  Finland Päivi Tikkanen
Ritva Lemettinen
Ann-Catrin Nordman
DNF

Junior Men's (Boys)Edit

Rank Country Team Time
    Italy Francesco Ingargiola
Salvatore Orgiana
Ottaviano Andriani
3:17:39
    Ethiopia Kassa Tadesse
Zeryihun Bekele
Tesfaye Etecha
3:18:56
    South Africa Meck Mothuli
Isaac Radebe
Enoch Skosana
3:20:04
4   Germany Dirk Berger
Christoph Melcher
Jan Diekow
3:33:10
5   Hungary Péter Werner
Zsolt Füleki
János Bohus
3:34:12

ParticipationEdit

The participation of 204 athletes (120 men/84 women) from 36 countries is reported.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b IAAF WORLD HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS - KAVARNA 2012 - FACTS & FIGURES - Incorporating the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (1992-2005/2008-2010) & the IAAF World Road Running Championships 2006/2007 (PDF), IAAF, retrieved September 3, 2013

External linksEdit