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1998 European Athletics Championships – Women's long jump

The women's long jump at the 1998 European Athletics Championships was held at the Népstadion on 21 and 22 August.

MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

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

QualificationEdit

Qualification: Qualification Performance 6.65 (Q) or at least 12 best performers advance to the final.

Rank Group Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Notes
1 B Lyudmila Galkina   Russia 6.83 Q
2 A Heike Drechsler   Germany 6.79 Q
2 A Johanna Halkoaho   Finland 6.79 Q, PB
4 A Erica Johansson   Sweden 6.74 Q
5 B Fiona May   Italy 6.73 Q
6 B Tünde Vaszi   Hungary 6.70 Q
7 A Linda Ferga   France 6.69 Q
8 A Magdalena Khristova   Bulgaria 6.60 q
9 A Susen Tiedtke   Germany 6.58 q
9 B Nadine Caster   France 6.58 q
11 A Zita Ajkler   Hungary 6.57 q
12 B Sarah Gautreau   France 6.56 q
13 B Camilla Johansson   Sweden 6.53
14 B Nina Perevedentseva   Russia 6.52
15 A Valentīna Gotovska   Latvia 6.47
16 B Olena Shekhovtsova   Ukraine 6.46
17 A Olga Rublyova   Russia 6.45
18 A Dorota Brodowska   Poland 6.40
19 B Agata Karczmarek   Poland 6.38
20 A Hristína Athanasíou   Greece 6.34
21 B Éva Miklós   Romania 6.29
22 B Sofia Schulte   Germany 6.28
23 B Heli Koivula   Finland 6.23
24 A Anja Valant   Slovenia 6.19
A Olga Vasdeki   Greece DNS
B Paraskevi Tsiamita   Greece DNS
B Iva Prandzheva   Bulgaria DNS

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Result Notes
  Heike Drechsler   Germany x 7.16 7.16 x x x 7.16
  Fiona May   Italy 6.85 6.76 7.01 7.11 7.04 6.61 7.11 NR
  Lyudmila Galkina   Russia x x 6.74 7.06 6.82 x 7.06
4 Tünde Vaszi   Hungary 6.51 6.82 6.53 x 6.51 6.55 6.82
5 Erica Johansson   Sweden 6.54 6.57 6.75 6.59 6.49 x 6.75
6 Zita Ajkler   Hungary 6.43 6.64 x 6.42 x 6.39 6.64 SB
7 Linda Ferga   France x 6.36 6.64 x 6.36 6.40 6.64
8 Susen Tiedtke   Germany 6.43 x 6.62 5.06 6.62 x 6.62
9 Nadine Caster   France 6.25 6.45 6.55 6.55
10 Johanna Halkoaho   Finland x 6.31 6.54 6.54
11 Sarah Gautreau   France 6.02 6.29 6.22 6.29
Magdalena Khristova   Bulgaria x x x NM

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