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1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics – Women's 400 metres

The women's 400 metres event at the 1996 World Junior Championships in Athletics was held in Sydney, Australia, at International Athletic Centre on 21, 22 and 23 August.[1][2]

Contents

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

23 August

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Andrea Burlacu   Romania 52.32
  Suziann Reid   United States 53.17
  Rosemary Hayward   Australia 53.28
4 Yuliya Taranova   Russia 53.43
5 Cindy Ega   France 53.45
6 Otilia Ruicu   Romania 53.87
7 Doreen Harstick   Germany 54.46
8 Li Jing   China 54.61

SemifinalsEdit

22 August

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Andrea Burlacu   Romania 53.05 Q
2 Suziann Reid   United States 53.11 Q
3 Doreen Harstick   Germany 53.86 Q
4 Yuliya Taranova   Russia 53.95 Q
5 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 54.55
6 Justine Bayiga   Uganda 55.07
7 Ana Guevara   Mexico 55.24
8 Žana Minina   Lithuania 56.30

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Rosemary Hayward   Australia 53.60 Q
2 Li Jing   China 53.70 Q
3 Otilia Ruicu   Romania 53.89 Q
4 Cindy Ega   France 53.98 Q
5 Jitka Burianová   Czech Republic 54.52
6 Barbara Petráhn   Hungary 55.38
7 Yekaterina Solovyova   Russia 55.79
Malika Edmonson   United States DNS

HeatsEdit

21 August

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Doreen Harstick   Germany 54.09 Q
2 Otilia Ruicu   Romania 54.14 Q
3 Li Jing   China 54.56 Q
4 Žana Minina   Lithuania 55.64 q
5 Yekaterina Solovyova   Russia 56.40 q
6 Gabriella Edwards   Trinidad and Tobago 59.30
7 Dijana Kojic   Bosnia and Herzegovina 60.04

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Suziann Reid   United States 53.88 Q
2 Tamsyn Lewis   Australia 54.39 Q
3 Justine Bayiga   Uganda 54.94 Q
4 Jarita Dill   Bermuda 57.37
5 Wang Xuemei   China 58.11
6 Sherlene Williams   Barbados 59.09

Heat 3Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Cindy Ega   France 53.98 Q
2 Andrea Burlacu   Romania 54.04 Q
3 Yuliya Taranova   Russia 54.34 Q
4 Ana Guevara   Mexico 56.54 q
5 Anastasía Thomatdou   Greece 59.00

Heat 4Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Rosemary Hayward   Australia 54.00 Q
2 Barbara Petráhn   Hungary 54.71 Q
3 Jitka Burianová   Czech Republic 54.83 Q
4 Malika Edmonson   United States 55.89 q
5 Karina Soto   Uruguay 56.91
6 Erum Khanum   Pakistan 59.14

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 24 athletes from 19 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