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2001 IAAF World Cross Country Championships – Junior men's race

The Junior men's race at the 2001 IAAF World Cross Country Championships was held at the Hippodrome Wellington in Oostende, Belgium, on March 25, 2001. Reports of the event were given in the New York Times,[1][2] in the Herald,[3] and for the IAAF.[4]

Junior men's race at the 2001 IAAF World Cross Country Championships
OrganisersIAAF
Edition29th
DateMarch 25
Host cityOostende, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Belgium
LocationHippodrome Wellington
Nations participating38
Athletes participating152
Races1
Distances7.7 km – Junior men

Complete results for individuals,[5][6][7] for teams,[5][8][9] medallists,[10] and the results of British athletes who took part[11] were published.

Race resultsEdit

Junior men's race (7.7 km)Edit

IndividualEdit

Rank Athlete Country Time
  Kenenisa Bekele   Ethiopia 25:04
  Duncan Lebo   Kenya 25:37
  Dathan Ritzenhein   United States 25:46
4 Nicholas Kemboi   Kenya 25:52
5 Matt Tegenkamp   United States 25:55
6 Robert Kipchumba   Kenya 26:00
7 Alemayehu Tedla   Ethiopia 26:02
8 Maregu Zewdie   Ethiopia 26:14
9 Beruk Debrework   Ethiopia 26:15
10 Paul Wakou   Uganda 26:17
11 Jean Baptiste Simukeka   Rwanda 26:22
12 Edwin Koech   Kenya 26:37
13 Wilson Chelal   Kenya 26:43
14 Takashi Otsu   Japan 26:43
15 Aissam Gtaib   Morocco 26:43
16 Johnny Okello   Uganda 26:44
17 Samson Ramadhani   Tanzania 26:44
18 Atif Agebli   Morocco 26:46
19 Francis Musani   Uganda 26:54
20 Tibebu Yenew   Ethiopia 26:54
21 Kiplimo Muneria   Kenya 26:56
22 Adil El Bannouri   Morocco 26:57
23 Moses Mpanga   Uganda 26:58
24 Josh Spiker   United States 27:02
25 Francis Yiga   Uganda 27:04
26 Daniel Andrew Sipe   Tanzania 27:06
27 Ryan Hayden   Canada 27:07
28 Nathan Brannen   Canada 27:08
29 Stephen Rogart   Tanzania 27:08
30 Simon Bairu   Canada 27:15
31 Salah Habib   Algeria 27:16
32 Ali Abdalla   Eritrea 27:18
33 Fekadu Gemeda   Ethiopia 27:24
34 Habtai Kifletsion   Eritrea 27:25
35 Mircea Bogdan   Romania 27:30
36 Keving Tingaud   France 27:31
37 Piet Desmet   Belgium 27:32
38 Bruno Saramago   Portugal 27:33
39 Ian Dobson   United States 27:34
40 Bouazza Saji   Morocco 27:37
41 Salah Juaim   Yemen 27:38
42 Hani Meguellati   Algeria 27:43
43 Patrick Guidera   Ireland 27:48
44 Francis Melo   Chile 27:50
45 Arturo Casado   Spain 27:52
46 Cutbert Nyasango   Zimbabwe 27:52
47 Juan Luis Barrios   Mexico 27:53
48 Philippe Verleyen   Belgium 27:54
49 Anouar Assila   Morocco 27:54
50 Valerio Gulli   Italy 27:56
51 Vladimir Checha   Belarus 27:58
52 Shuichi Fujii   Japan 27:59
53 Ian Hornabrook   Australia 28:00
54 Teshome Woldegaber   Eritrea 28:00
55 Jérôme Collot   Belgium 28:03
56 Nabil Zerrouak   Algeria 28:04
57 Francis Khanje   Malawi 28:05
58 Fernando Fernandes   Brazil 28:05
59 Mo Farah   United Kingdom 28:06
60 Muhammet Matpay   Turkey 28:06
61 Luca Massimino   Italy 28:06
62 Aurelien Demailly   France 28:07
63 Alberto Ramírez   Spain 28:08
64 Henrik Nyström   Sweden 28:10
65 William Harty   Ireland 28:12
66 Liberato Pellecchia   Italy 28:12
67 Carlos Silva   Portugal 28:14
68 Cosimo Caliandro   Italy 28:15
69 Benjamin Barbier   Belgium 28:15
70 Nebay Habtegiorgis   Eritrea 28:16
71 Fernando Cabada Jr.   United States 28:16
72 Antonio Lagares   Spain 28:17
73 Tim Stessens   Belgium 28:17
74 Abram Miya   South Africa 28:18
75 Franck de Almeida   Brazil 28:18
76 Martin Fagan   Ireland 28:19
77 Abdelkader Bakhtache   Algeria 28:22
78 Noel Cutillas   Spain 28:22
79 Selahattin Selçuk   Turkey 28:24
80 Andrew Baddeley   United Kingdom 28:27
81 Abdelatif Chemlal   Morocco 28:30
82 Hakim Mokhtari   France 28:30
83 Sergio Sánchez   Spain 28:31
84 Friedel Maans   South Africa 28:32
85 Kenichi Shiraishi   Japan 28:32
86 Joe Dionne   Canada 28:33
87 Sandile Lembetha   South Africa 28:34
88 Richard Jeremiah   Australia 28:35
89 Javier Guerra   Spain 28:37
90 Cristian Gaeta   Italy 28:37
91 Yoshiyuki Tatsuta   Japan 28:39
92 Germán Sánchez   Chile 28:40
93 Matt Maline   United States 28:42
94 Sean Connolly   Ireland 28:45
95 Adam Bowden   United Kingdom 28:45
96 Luigi La Bella   Italy 28:47
97 Abdulaziz Ali Abdulaziz   Yemen 28:48
98 Paul Shaw   United Kingdom 28:49
99 Hicham Chahib   France 28:50
100 Pieter Sollier   Belgium 28:50
101 Serdar Durer   Turkey 28:51
102 Arnoud Okken   Netherlands 28:58
103 Luke Taylor   Australia 29:01
104 Brandon Young   Canada 29:02
105 José Luis Santos   Mexico 29:03
106 Brad Dyson   Australia 29:09
107 George Mkupatira   Malawi 29:11
108 Abdurrahman Kara   Turkey 29:12
109 Andrey Anisimov   Belarus 29:12
110 Diarmuid Grant   Ireland 29:13
111 Arturo Merced   Mexico 29:13
112 Watson Magobo   Malawi 29:15
113 Abdelmoumene Bouchicha   Algeria 29:18
114 Muresh Kumar Yadav   India 29:18
115 Moses Faku   South Africa 29:20
116 Date Mteketa   Malawi 29:20
117 Mohammed Al-Nehmi   Yemen 29:22
118 Steven Ablitt   United Kingdom 29:24
119 Igor Daronin   Belarus 29:25
120 Luis Gamin   Chile 29:34
121 Naoto Kato   Japan 29:35
122 Naoki Shibata   Japan 29:47
123 Jacob Selebalo   South Africa 29:51
124 Ed Jackson   United Kingdom 29:54
125 Dharmender Kumar   India 29:56
126 Pavel Somich   Belarus 30:06
127 Michael Sanchez   Gibraltar 30:07
128 Sebastián Pino   Chile 30:15
129 Cláudio da Cruz   Brazil 30:15
130 Jeremy Valat   France 30:21
131 Ahmed Nasr Ali Al-Ragami   Yemen 30:24
132 Azeet Kumar   India 30:38
133 Jahongir Tolibjonov   Uzbekistan 30:43
134 Meretdurdy Kereguliev   Turkmenistan 30:47
135 Nozimjon Irmatov   Tajikistan 30:57
136 Kenneth Otarola   Costa Rica 31:03
137 Nurridin Irmatov   Tajikistan 31:06
138 Rasul Saydaliyev   Uzbekistan 31:28
139 Rustam Irmatov   Tajikistan 31:48
140 Khodor Abdou   Lebanon 31:55
141 Ruslan Kurbanov   Turkmenistan 31:56
142 Kamoliddin Fakhritdinov   Tajikistan 32:06
143 Vadim Bezyanov   Uzbekistan 32:23
144 Suleyman Jumakuliyev   Turkmenistan 32:35
145 Jacques Francis   Lebanon 32:49
146 Salimjan Yangibayev   Turkmenistan 32:54
147 Dominic Carroll   Gibraltar 34:34
148 Sarvar Akhmatov   Uzbekistan 35:47
149 Lee Taylor   Gibraltar 35:47
Noureddine Athamna   Algeria DNF
Cleyton Aguiar   Brazil DNF
Suresh Kumar Yadav   India DNF
Nigel Wray   Canada DNS
Phaustin Baha Sulle   Tanzania DNS

TeamsEdit

Rank Team Points
    Kenya
Duncan Lebo 2
Nicholas Kemboi 4
Robert Kipchumba 6
Edwin Koech 12
(Wilson Chelal) (13)
(Kiplimo Muneria) (21)
24
    Ethiopia
Kenenisa Bekele 1
Alemayehu Tedla 7
Maregu Zewdie 8
Beruk Debrework 9
(Tibebu Yenew) (20)
(Fekadu Gemeda) (33)
25
    Uganda
Paul Wakou 10
Johnny Okello 16
Francis Musani 19
Moses Mpanga 23
(Francis Yiga) (25)
68
4   United States
Dathan Ritzenhein 3
Matt Tegenkamp 5
Josh Spiker 24
Ian Dobson 39
(Fernando Cabada Jr.) (71)
(Matt Maline) (93)
71
5   Morocco
Aissam Gtaib 15
Atif Agebli 18
Adil El Bannouri 22
Bouazza Saji 40
(Anouar Assila) (49)
(Abdelatif Chemlal) (81)
95
6   Canada
Ryan Hayden 27
Nathan Brannen 28
Simon Bairu 30
Joe Dionne 86
(Brandon Young) (104)
171
7   Eritrea
Ali Abdalla 32
Habtai Kifletsion 34
Teshome Woldegaber 54
Nebay Habtegiorgis 70
190
8   Algeria
Salah Habib 31
Hani Meguellati 42
Nabil Zerrouak 56
Abdelkader Bakhtache 77
(Abdelmoumene Bouchicha) (113)
(Noureddine Athamna) (DNF)
206
9   Belgium
Piet Desmet 37
Philippe Verleyen 48
Jérôme Collot 55
Benjamin Barbier 69
(Tim Stessens) (73)
(Pieter Sollier) (100)
209
10   Japan
Takashi Otsu 14
Shuichi Fujii 52
Kenichi Shiraishi 85
Yoshiyuki Tatsuta 91
(Naoto Kato) (121)
(Naoki Shibata) (122)
242
11   Italy
Valerio Gulli 50
Luca Massimino 61
Liberato Pellecchia 66
Cosimo Caliandro 68
(Cristian Gaeta) (90)
(Luigi La Bella) (96)
245
12   Spain
Arturo Casado 45
Alberto Ramírez 63
Antonio Lagares 72
Noel Cutillas 78
(Sergio Sánchez) (83)
(Javier Guerra) (89)
258
13   Ireland
Patrick Guidera 43
William Harty 65
Martin Fagan 76
Sean Connolly 94
(Diarmuid Grant) (110)
278
14   France
Keving Tingaud 36
Aurelien Demailly 62
Hakim Mokhtari 82
Hicham Chahib 99
(Jeremy Valat) (130)
279
15   United Kingdom
Mo Farah 59
Andrew Baddeley 80
Adam Bowden 95
Paul Shaw 98
(Steven Ablitt) (118)
(Ed Jackson) (124)
332
16   Turkey
Muhammet Matpay 60
Selahattin Selçuk 79
Serdar Durer 101
Abdurrahman Kara 108
348
17   Australia
Ian Hornabrook 53
Richard Jeremiah 88
Luke Taylor 103
Brad Dyson 106
350
18   South Africa
Abram Miya 74
Friedel Maans 84
Sandile Lembetha 87
Moses Faku 115
(Jacob Selebalo) (123)
360
19   Chile
Francis Melo 44
Germán Sánchez 92
Luis Gamin 120
Sebastián Pino 128
384
20   Yemen
Salah Juaim 41
Abdulaziz Ali Abdulaziz 97
Mohammed Al-Nehmi 117
Ahmed Nasr Ali Al-Ragami 131
386
21   Malawi
Francis Khanje 57
George Mkupatira 107
Watson Magobo 112
Date Mteketa 116
392
22   Belarus
Vladimir Checha 51
Andrey Anisimov 109
Igor Daronin 119
Pavel Somich 126
405
23   Tajikistan
Nozimjon Irmatov 135
Nurridin Irmatov 137
Rustam Irmatov 139
Kamoliddin Fakhritdinov 142
553
24   Uzbekistan
Jahongir Tolibjonov 133
Rasul Saydaliyev 138
Vadim Bezyanov 143
Sarvar Akhmatov 148
562
25   Turkmenistan
Meretdurdy Kereguliev 134
Ruslan Kurbanov 141
Suleyman Jumakuliyev 144
Salimjan Yangibayev 146
565
DNF   Brazil
(Fernando Fernandes) (58)
(Franck de Almeida) (75)
(Cláudio da Cruz) (129)
(Cleyton Aguiar) (DNF)
DNF
DNF   India
(Muresh Kumar Yadav) (114)
(Dharmender Kumar) (125)
(Azeet Kumar) (132)
(Suresh Kumar Yadav) (DNF)
DNF
  • Note: Athletes in parentheses did not score for the team result

ParticipationEdit

An unofficial count yields the participation of 152 athletes from 38 countries in the Junior men's race. This is in agreement with the official numbers as published.[11]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ PLUS: RUNNING; Kenya's Koech Wins Cross-Country Title, New York Times, March 25, 2001, retrieved October 28, 2013
  2. ^ PLUS: CROSS-COUNTRY; Mourhit Is First But Kenyans Win, New York Times, March 26, 2001, retrieved October 28, 2013
  3. ^ Gillon, Doug (March 24, 2001), Paula eyes up double header British runner can make lonely training pay off with a victory, Herald, retrieved October 28, 2013
  4. ^ Arcoleo, Laura (March 25, 2001), American Ritzenhein creates surprise, IAAF, retrieved October 28, 2013
  5. ^ a b Magnusson, Tomas (September 8, 2007), IAAF World Cross Country Championships - 7.7km CC Men - Ostend Wellington Hippodrome Date: Sunday, March 25, 2001, Athchamps (archived), Archived from the original on October 16, 2007, retrieved October 28, 2013CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  6. ^ Official Results - CROSS JUNIOR RACE Men - Sunday, March 25, 2001, IAAF, March 25, 2001, archived from the original on 2013-11-01, retrieved October 28, 2013
  7. ^ Results - IAAF World Cross Country Championships - Oostende, BELGIUM 24 MAR 2001 - 25 MAR 2001 - Junior Race - men, IAAF, March 25, 2001, archived from the original on 2013-11-01, retrieved October 28, 2013
  8. ^ Official Results - CROSS JUNIOR RACE Men - Team - Sunday, March 25, 2001, IAAF, March 25, 2001, archived from the original on 2013-11-01, retrieved October 28, 2013
  9. ^ Results - IAAF World Cross Country Championships - Oostende, BELGIUM 24 MAR 2001 - 25 MAR 2001 - Junior Race - men - Final - Team, IAAF, March 25, 2001, archived from the original on 2013-11-01, retrieved October 28, 2013
  10. ^ IAAF WORLD CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS, Athletics Weekly, retrieved October 28, 2013
  11. ^ a b 36th IAAF WORLD CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - EDINBURGH 2008 - FACTS & FIGURES - GREAT BRITAIN & NORTHERN IRELAND AT THE INTERNATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY & WORLD CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS (PDF), IAAF, p. 2ff, archived from the original (PDF) on September 27, 2013, retrieved October 28, 2013