1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics – Women's 1500 metres

The women's 1500 metres event at the 1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics was held in Sydney, Australia, at International Athletic Centre on 23 and 25 August.[1][2]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Kutre Dulecha
  Ethiopia
Silver Jackline Maranga
  Kenya
Bronze Shura Hotesa
  Ethiopia

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

25 August

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Kutre Dulecha   Ethiopia 4:08.65
  Jackline Maranga   Kenya 4:08.98
  Shura Hotesa   Ethiopia 4:09.49
4 Rose Kosgei   Kenya 4:10.64
5 Lidia Chojecka   Poland 4:11.36
6 Brigitta Tusai   Hungary 4:13.59
7 Anita Weyermann    Switzerland 4:13.67
8 Lavinia Miroiu   Romania 4:14.68
9 Rocío Rodríguez   Spain 4:17.46
10 Claudia Colita   Romania 4:18.65
11 Bouchra Benthami   Morocco 4:18.82
12 Svetlana Berdysheva   Russia 4:22.61

HeatsEdit

23 August

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Jackline Maranga   Kenya 4:20.17 Q
2 Shura Hotesa   Ethiopia 4:20.20 Q
3 Lidia Chojecka   Poland 4:20.46 Q
4 Anita Weyermann    Switzerland 4:20.76 Q
5 Claudia Colita   Romania 4:21.63 q
6 Zhang Jinqing   China 4:24.31
7 Vanessa Galán   Spain 4:25.06
8 Sonja Roman   Slovenia 4:26.14
9 Kristine Jost   United States 4:26.78
10 Tania Fransissi   Luxembourg 4:28.44
11 Jane Morapedi   Botswana 4:58.74
Heather DeGeest   Canada DNF

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kutre Dulecha   Ethiopia 4:17.94 Q
2 Rose Kosgei   Kenya 4:18.29 Q
3 Lavinia Miroiu   Romania 4:18.83 Q
4 Brigitta Tusai   Hungary 4:19.04 Q
5 Svetlana Berdysheva   Russia 4:19.05 q
6 Bouchra Benthami   Morocco 4:19.93 q
7 Rocío Rodríguez   Spain 4:20.28 q
8 Anna Lopaciuch   Poland 4:27.27
9 Jessica Totaro   United States 4:28.77
10 Aurélie Roux   France 4:29.56
11 Nao Takenaka   Japan 4:29.79
12 Veronique Bingouma   Gabon 5:06.55

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 24 athletes from 18 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Peters, Lionel; Magnusson, Tomas, WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS WJC - 1996 Sydney AUS Aug 20-25, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), archived from the original on 31 Oct 2013, retrieved 13 June 2015
  2. ^ IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - Eugene 2014 - FACTS & FIGURES (PDF), IAAF, retrieved 13 June 2015