1997 European Athletics U23 Championships – Women's 800 metres

The women's 800 metres event at the 1997 European Athletics U23 Championships was held in Turku, Finland, on 12 and 13 July 1997.[1][2]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Irina Nedelenko
  Ukraine
Silver Dorota Fiut
  Poland
Bronze Lyudmila Goncharova
  Russia

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

13 July

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Irina Nedelenko   Ukraine 2:01.72
  Dorota Fiut   Poland 2:02.44
  Lyudmila Goncharova   Russia 2:02.72
4 Claudia Gesell   Germany 2:03.76
5 Virginie Fouquet   France 2:04.39
6 Judit Varga   Hungary 2:04.78
7 Claudia Salvarani   Italy 2:05.32
8 Irina Krakoviak   Lithuania 2:08.15

HeatsEdit

12 July
Qualified: first 2 in each heat and 2 best to the Final

Heat 1Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Dorota Fiut   Poland 2:05.31 Q
2 Irina Krakoviak   Lithuania 2:05.47 Q
3 Mioara Cosulianu   Romania 2:05.55
4 Jeina Mitchell   Great Britain 2:06.04
5 Jolanda Čeplak   Slovenia 2:06.43
6 Peggy Müller   Germany 2:08.43
7 Eva Kasalová   Czech Republic 2:08.44

Heat 2Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Lyudmila Goncharova   Russia 2:03.39 Q
2 Claudia Gesell   Germany 2:03.57 Q
3 Claudia Salvarani   Italy 2:03.88 q
4 Virginie Fouquet   France 2:04.07 q
5 Nuria Fernández   Spain 2:06.05
6 Inna Konovalenko   Belarus 2:08.41

Heat 3Edit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Irina Nedelenko   Ukraine 2:04.46 Q
2 Judit Varga   Hungary 2:04.79 Q
3 Irina Mistyukevich   Russia 2:04.86
4 Brigitte Mühlbacher   Austria 2:05.09
5 Lara Zulian   Italy 2:09.64
Sandra Stals   Belgium DNF

ParticipationEdit

According to an unofficial count, 19 athletes from 16 countries participated in the event.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ European Athletics U23 Championships Ostrava 2011 - STATISTICS HANDBOOK - 1st European Athletics U23 Championships - Turku, Finland 10.7. - 13.7.1997 (PDF), European Athletics Association, pp. 5–16, retrieved 24 October 2014 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Gordon, Ed, European Championships for Under 23 (Turku, Finland), athletix.org, archived from the original on 12 November 2007, retrieved 24 October 2014 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)