1999 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

The Women's 4x100 metres relay event at the 1999 World Championships in Athletics was held at the Estadio Olímpico de Sevilla on August 28 and August 29.

MedalsEdit

Gold: Silver: Bronze:
  Bahamas
Savatheda Fynes
Chandra Sturrup
Pauline Davis-Thompson
Debbie Ferguson
  France
Patricia Girard
Muriel Hurtis
Katia Benth
Christine Arron
  Jamaica
Aleen Bailey
Merlene Frazer
Beverly McDonald
Peta-Gaye Dowdie

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

All times shown are in seconds.

AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)
DNS = did not start | DQ = disqualification | NM = no mark (i.e. no valid result) | Q = qualification by place in heat | q = qualification by overall place

Heat 1Edit

  1.   United States (Cheryl Taplin, Nanceen Perry, Inger Miller, Gail Devers) 42.28 Q (WL)
  2.   Jamaica (Aleen Bailey, Merlene Frazer, Beverly McDonald, Peta-Gaye Dowdie) 42.36 Q (SB)
  3.   Great Britain (Marcia Richardson, Shani Anderson, Christine Bloomfield, Joice Maduaka) 43.31 q (SB)
  4.   Finland (Petra Söderström, Sanna Hernesniemi-Kyllönen, Johanna Manninen, Heidi Hannula) 43.86 (SB)
  5.   South Africa (Charlene Lawrence, Heide Seyerling, Leanie Van Der Walt, Wendy Hartman) 44.35 (SB)
  6.   Greece (Paraskevi Patoulidou, Ekaterini Koffa, Marina Vasarmidou, Ekaterini Thanou) 44.68
  7.   Cameroon (Esther Mvondo, Myriam Léonie Mani, Anne Marie Mouri-Nkeng, Fouda Edwige Abena) 45.37

Heat 2Edit

  1.   Bahamas (Eldece Clarke-Lewis, Chandra Sturrup, Pauline Davis-Thompson, Savatheda Fynes) 42.40 Q (SB)
  2.   Germany (Andrea Philipp, Gabi Rockmeier, Esther Möller, Marion Wagner) 42.74 Q (SB)
  3.   Canada (Angela Bailey, Philomena Mensah, Tara Perry, Martha Adusei) 43.27 q (SB)
  4.   Spain (Carmen Blay, Julia Alba, Arantxa Iglesias, Cristina Sanz) 45.14

Heat 3Edit

  1.   France (Katia Benth, Muriel Hurtis, Fabe Dia, Christine Arron) 42.30 Q (SB)
  2.   Poland (Marzena Pawlak, Joanna Balcerczak, Monika Borejza, Zuzanna Radecka) 43.73 Q
  3.   Ukraine (Iryna Pukha, Anzhela Kravchenko, Oksana Kaydash, Anzhelika Shevchuk) 43.80
  4.   Madagascar (Lantoniana Ramalalanirina, Ony Paule Ratsimbazafy, Rosa Rakotozafy, Hanitriniaina Rakotondrabe) 44.36 (SB)
  5.   Japan (Toshie Iwamoto, Motoka Arai, Kaori Sakagami, Yvonne Kanazawa) 44.80

FinalEdit

  1.   Bahamas (Savatheda Fynes, Chandra Sturrup, Pauline Davis-Thompson, Debbie Ferguson) 41.92 (WL)
  2.   France (Patricia Girard, Muriel Hurtis, Katia Benth, Christine Arron) 42.06 (NR)
  3.   Jamaica (Aleen Bailey, Merlene Frazer, Beverly McDonald, Peta-Gaye Dowdie) 42.15 (SB)
  4.   United States (Cheryl Taplin, Nanceen Perry, Inger Miller, Gail Devers) 42.30
  5.   Germany (Andrea Philipp, Gabi Rockmeier, Esther Möller, Marion Wagner) 42.63 (SB)
  6.   Canada (Angela Bailey, Philomena Mensah, Tara Perry, Martha Adusei) 43.39
  7.   Poland (Zuzanna Radecka, Irena Sznajder, Monika Borejza, Joanna Balcerczak) 43.51
  8.   Great Britain (Marcia Richardson, Shani Anderson, Christine Bloomfield, Joice Maduaka) 43.52

ReferencesEdit