1998 European Athletics Championships – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

The women's 4 x 100 metres relay at the 1998 European Athletics Championships was held at the Népstadion on 22 August.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Katia Benth
Frédérique Bangué
Sylviane Félix
Christine Arron
  France
Silver Melanie Paschke
Gabi Rockmeier
Birgit Rockmeier
Andrea Philipp
  Germany
Bronze Oksana Ekk
Galina Malchugina
Natalya Voronova
Irina Privalova
  Russia

ResultsEdit

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

HeatsEdit

Qualification: First 3 in each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) advance to the Final.

Rank Heat Nation Athlete Time Notes
1 2   France Katia Benth, Frédérique Bangué, Sylviane Félix, Christine Arron 42.87 Q
2 1   Germany Melanie Paschke, Gabi Rockmeier, Birgit Rockmeier, Andrea Philipp 43.23
3 1   Russia Oksana Ekk, Galina Malchugina, Natalya Voronova, Irina Privalova 43.56 Q
4 1   Ukraine Iryna Pukha, Tetyana Lukyanenko, Anzhelika Shevchuk, Anzhela Kravchenko 43.60 Q, SB
5 2   Greece Maria Tsoni, Ekaterini Koffa, Panayiota Koutrouli, Ekaterini Thanou 44.32 Q
6 2   Italy Elena Apollonio, Manuela Grillo, Maria Ruggeri, Manuela Levorato 44.41 Q
6 1   Belarus Tatyana Barashko, Margarita Molchan, Natallia Solohub, Natallia Safronnikava 44.41 q, SB
8 2   Finland Heidi Hannula, Sanna Kyllönen, Johanna Manninen, Heli Koivula 44.59 q, SB
9 2   Spain Carmen Blay, Elena Córcoles, Arantxa Iglesias, Susana Martin 44.64
10 1   Hungary Petronella Árva, Enikő Szabó, Éva Barati, Tünde Vaszi 44.76 SB
11 1   Portugal Maria Carmo Tavares, Natalia Moura, Lucrécia Jardim, Severina Cravid 44.87
2   Poland Agnieszka Rysiukiewicz, Kinga Leszczyńska, Monika Borejza, Irena Sznajder DSQ

FinalEdit

Rank Nation Athletes Time Notes
    France Katia Benth, Frédérique Bangué, Sylviane Félix, Christine Arron 42.59
    Germany Melanie Paschke, Gabi Rockmeier, Birgit Rockmeier, Andrea Philipp 42.68
    Russia Oksana Ekk, Galina Malchugina, Natalya Voronova, Irina Privalova 42.73
4   Ukraine Iryna Pukha, Tetyana Lukyanenko, Anzhelika Shevchuk, Anzhela Kravchenko 43.58 SB
5   Greece Maria Tsoni, Ekaterini Koffa, Panayiota Koutrouli, Ekaterini Thanou 44.01
6   Finland Heidi Hannula, Sanna Kyllönen, Johanna Manninen, Heli Koivula 44.10 SB
7   Italy Elena Apollonio, Manuela Grillo, Maria Ruggeri, Manuela Levorato 44.46
8   Belarus Tatyana Barashko, Margarita Molchan, Natallia Solohub, Natallia Safronnikava 44.76

ReferencesEdit