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2001 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships

The 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships was held on 7 October 2001 in the city of Bristol, UK, and was run immediately before that year's Bristol Half Marathon. A total of 200 athletes, 125 men and 75 women, from 52 countries took part. Detailed reports on the event and an appraisal of the results were given.[1][2][3][4]

2001 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships
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OrganisersIAAF
Edition10th
Date7 October
Host cityBristol, South West England, United Kingdom United Kingdom
Nations participating52
Athletes participating200
Races2

Complete results were published[5] for men,[6][7] for women,[8][9] for men's team,[10][11] and for women's team.[12][13]

Contents

MedallistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
Men   Haile Gebrselassie (ETH) 1:00:03   Tesfaye Jifar (ETH) 1:00:04   John Yuda (TAN) 1:00:12
Women   Paula Radcliffe (GBR) 1:06:47   Susan Chepkemei (KEN) 1:07:36   Berhane Adere (ETH) 1:08:17
Team
Team Men   Ethiopia 3:00:31   Kenya 3:02:53   Tanzania 3:05:08
Team Women   Kenya 3:28:04   Japan 3:30:08   Ethiopia 3:30:20

Race resultsEdit

Men'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Haile Gebrselassie   Ethiopia 1:00:03 PB
  Tesfaye Jifar   Ethiopia 1:00:04 PB
  John Yuda   Tanzania 1:00:12 PB
4 Hendrick Ramaala   South Africa 1:00:15
5 Tesfaye Tola   Ethiopia 1:00:24 PB
6 Evans Rutto   Kenya 1:00:43
7 Peter Kiplagat Chebet   Kenya 1:00:56 PB
8 Christopher Cheboiboch   Kenya 1:01:14
9 Jaouad Gharib   Morocco 1:01:41
10 Khalid Skah   Morocco 1:01:41
11 Salah Hissou   Morocco 1:01:56 PB
12 Faustin Baha   Tanzania 1:02:15
13 John Gwako   Kenya 1:02:15 PB
14 Abner Chipu   South Africa 1:02:18
15 Mostafa Errebbah   Italy 1:02:19 PB
16 Haron Toroitich   Kenya 1:02:27
17 Takeshi Hamano   Japan 1:02:28 PB
18 Abdelhadi Habassa   Morocco 1:02:30 PB
19 Rachid Ziar   Algeria 1:02:32
20 Tiyapo Maso   Botswana 1:02:33
21 Matt OʼDowd   Great Britain 1:02:40
22 Benedict Ako   Tanzania 1:02:41
23 Eduardo Henriques   Portugal 1:02:44
24 Kazuo Ietani   Japan 1:02:46
25 Lahoussine Mrikik   Morocco 1:02:54
26 Zebedayo Bayo   Tanzania 1:02:55
27 George Mofokeng   South Africa 1:02:57
28 Janne Holmén   Finland 1:03:01 PB
29 Róbert Štefko   Slovakia 1:03:03
30 Abel Chimukoko   Zimbabwe 1:03:04 PB
31 Noureddine Betim   Algeria 1:03:05 PB
32 Paulo Guerra   Portugal 1:03:06
33 Scott Larson   United States 1:03:08 PB
34 Daniele Caimmi   Italy 1:03:16
35 Francis Yiga   Uganda 1:03:23 PB
36 Paul Wakou   Uganda 1:03:27 PB
37 Takashi Ota   Japan 1:03:28
38 José Carlos Adán   Spain 1:03:33 PB
39 Jean-François Bertron   France 1:03:34
40 Yuki Mori   Japan 1:03:36
41 Norman Dlomo   South Africa 1:03:38
42 Abdelghani Lahlali   France 1:03:39
43 Ignacio Cáceres   Spain 1:03:42 PB
44 Fidencio Torres   Mexico 1:03:48 PB
45 Gabalebe Moloko   Botswana 1:03:55
46 Antonio Silio   Argentina 1:03:56
47 Venry Hamalila   Zambia 1:03:56 PB
48 Medison Chibwe   Zambia 1:03:57 PB
49 Saïd Belhout   Algeria 1:03:58 PB
50 Ottaviano Andriani   Italy 1:04:00
51 Nick Jones   Great Britain 1:04:00
52 Aguelmis Rojas   Cuba 1:04:13
53 Takayuki Matsumiya   Japan 1:04:16
54 Kabo Gabaseme   Botswana 1:04:20
55 Augusto Gomes   France 1:04:21
56 Domingos Castro   Portugal 1:04:22
57 Dan Robinson   Great Britain 1:04:23 PB
58 Jeff Campbell   United States 1:04:24 PB
59 Abdel Hak Lebouazda   Algeria 1:04:25
60 Christian Nemeth   Belgium 1:04:26
61 Luíz dos Santos   Brazil 1:04:26 PB
62 Dereje Kebede   Ethiopia 1:04:30 PB
63 Ronny Ligneel   Belgium 1:04:30 PB
64 Zarislav Gapeyenko   Belarus 1:04:31 PB
65 Pavel Faschingbauer   Czech Republic 1:04:37
66 Manuel Teixeira   Brazil 1:04:42 PB
67 José de Souza   Brazil 1:04:48 PB
68 Dan Browne   United States 1:04:56
69 Simon Mpholo   South Africa 1:05:13
70 Wodage Zvadya   Israel 1:05:16
71 José de Jesús   Mexico 1:05:18
72 Alejandro Gómez   Spain 1:05:23
73 Frédéric Collignon   Belgium 1:05:27
74 David Ramard   France 1:05:30
75 Kassa Tadesse   Great Britain 1:05:39
76 Joseph Nsubuga   Uganda 1:05:41
77 Andrey Gordeyev   Belarus 1:05:47
78 Migidio Bourifa   Italy 1:05:48
79 Adamou Aboubakar   Cameroon 1:05:49
80 Andrew Morgan-Lee   Great Britain 1:05:51
81 Siphesihle Mdluli   Eswatini 1:05:59
82 Takhir Mamashayev   Belarus 1:06:10
83 Carlos Jaramillo   Chile 1:06:22 PB
84 Procopio Franco   Mexico 1:06:33
85 Vincent Hatuleke   Zambia 1:06:33 PB
86 José Amaro Lourenço   Angola 1:06:56 PB
87 Ernest Ndjissipou   Central African Republic 1:06:56 PB
88 José Alberto Montenegro   Argentina 1:07:03
89 Leonidas Rivadeneira   Chile 1:07:16
90 Valentim Naúle   Angola 1:07:17
91 Arkadiy Tolstyn/Nikitin   Kyrgyzstan 1:07:18
92 Giovanni Gualdi   Italy 1:07:22
93 Simon Labiche   Seychelles 1:07:24 PB
94 Moulay Ali Ouadih   France 1:07:32
95 Vasiliy Medvedev   Uzbekistan 1:07:57
96 Clint Verran   United States 1:08:04
97 Yevgeniy Medvednikov   Kazakhstan 1:08:10
98 Christian Rogelio   Chile 1:08:12
99 Kavin Smith   Bermuda 1:08:17 PB
100 Khimu Giri     Nepal 1:09:09 PB
101 Tau Khotso   Lesotho 1:09:10 PB
102 Eric Vamben   Mauritius 1:09:24 PB
103 Daniel Ferreira   Brazil 1:09:25
104 Carlos Cangengele   Angola 1:09:55
105 Khasan Rakhimov   Uzbekistan 1:10:07
106 Denis Bagrev   Kyrgyzstan 1:10:12
107 Mathieu Kouanotso   Cameroon 1:10:43
108 Judex Durhone   Mauritius 1:11:04
109 Joseph Simuchimba   Zambia 1:11:39
110 Dovran Amandjayev   Turkmenistan 1:13:42
111 Sergey Anokhin   Azerbaijan 1:14:19
112 Agzam Aliyev   Uzbekistan 1:15:32
113 Yamil Iskanderov   Azerbaijan 1:15:51
114 Kemal Tuvakuliyev   Turkmenistan 1:16:19
115 Dovletgeldi Hangeldiyev   Turkmenistan 1:17:37
116 Kun Sio Pan   Macau 1:18:31
117 Abdulla Moosa   Maldives 1:25:45 PB
Mustapha Benacer   Algeria DNF
Guy Fays   Belgium DNF
Roland Inack   Cameroon DNF
Alemayehu Girma   Ethiopia DNF
David Galván   Mexico DNF
Germán Silva   Mexico DNF
Alfred Shemweta   Sweden DNF
Mike Donnelly   United States DNF
Mamadou Alpha Barry   Guinea DNS
Souleymane Camara   Guinea DNS
Layedjan Diaby   Guinea DNS
Abdou Rahim Diallo   Guinea DNS
Ibrahim Diallo   Guinea DNS
António Pinto   Portugal DNS
Ahmed Al-Azzi   Yemen DNS
Mohammed Al-Khawlani   Yemen DNS
Fuad Obad   Yemen DNS

Women'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Paula Radcliffe   Great Britain 1:06:47 CR
  Susan Chepkemei   Kenya 1:07:36 PB
  Berhane Adere   Ethiopia 1:08:17 PB
4 Mizuki Noguchi   Japan 1:08:23 PB
5 Jeļena Prokopčuka/Čelnova   Latvia 1:08:43 PB
6 Elana Meyer   South Africa 1:08:56 PB
7 Olivera Jevtić   Yugoslavia 1:09:51 PB
8 Isabella Ochichi   Kenya 1:10:01
9 Yasuyo Iwamoto   Japan 1:10:06 PB
10 Mihaela Botezan   Romania 1:10:11
11 Nuta Olaru   Romania 1:10:27
12 Caroline Kwambai   Kenya 1:10:27
13 Lyudmila Biktasheva   Russia 1:10:31 PB
14 Aurica Buia   Romania 1:10:40 PB
15 Restituta Joseph   Tanzania 1:10:43
16 Viktoriya Klimina   Russia 1:10:46
17 Meseret Kotu   Ethiopia 1:10:48 PB
18 Joyce Chepchumba   Kenya 1:11:03
19 Lyubov Morgunova   Russia 1:11:06
20 Teyba Erkesso   Ethiopia 1:11:15 PB
21 Magdeline Chemjor   Kenya 1:11:26
22 Iulia Olteanu/Negura   Romania 1:11:28
23 Liz Yelling   Great Britain 1:11:29 PB
24 Milena Glusac   United States 1:11:34 PB
25 Takako Kotorida   Japan 1:11:39
26 Beáta Rakonczai   Hungary 1:12:08 PB
27 Simona Staicu   Hungary 1:12:11 PB
28 Silvia Sommaggio   Italy 1:12:14 PB
29 Irina Safarova   Russia 1:12:17
30 Maria Baldaia   Brazil 1:12:45 PB
31 Annie Emmerson   Great Britain 1:13:00 PB
32 Constantina Diţă-Tomescu   Romania 1:13:08
33 María Luisa Muñoz   Spain 1:13:12
34 Erika Csomor   Hungary 1:13:58
35 Gloria Marconi   Italy 1:13:59
36 Sylvia Mosqueda   United States 1:14:04
37 Anikó Kálovics   Hungary 1:14:04 PB
38 Tausi Juma   Tanzania 1:14:05
39 Marizete Rezende   Brazil 1:14:13 PB
40 Hiromi Watanabe   Japan 1:14:22
41 Annemette Jensen   Denmark 1:14:24
42 Sandra Van Den Haesevelde   Belgium 1:14:33
43 Susannah Beck   United States 1:14:40
44 Dione dʼAgostini   Brazil 1:14:47 PB
45 Cathérine Lallemand   Belgium 1:15:03 PB
46 Charné Rademeyer   South Africa 1:15:06 PB
47 Monica Hostetler   United States 1:15:21
48 Nili Avramski   Israel 1:15:30 PB
49 Patrizia Tisi   Italy 1:16:12
50 Petra Kamínková/Drajzajtlová   Czech Republic 1:16:18
51 Mariela González   Cuba 1:16:24 PB
52 Alison Holinka   United States 1:16:36
53 María Luisa Lárraga   Spain 1:16:44
54 Alla Zadorozhnaya   Belarus 1:16:48
55 Margareth Iro   Tanzania 1:17:02
56 Poppy Mlambo   South Africa 1:17:12 PB
57 Ann Parmentier   Belgium 1:17:13
58 Célia dos Santos   Brazil 1:17:17 PB
59 Ronel Thomas   South Africa 1:17:50 PB
60 Florinda Andreucci   Italy 1:17:56
61 Carlien Cornelissen   South Africa 1:18:29 PB
62 Lidia Karwowski   Brazil 1:18:31 PB
63 Natallia Kvachuk   Belarus 1:18:57
64 Lourdes Cruz   Puerto Rico 1:19:41 PB
65 Natalia Bendzik   Belarus 1:22:00
66 Yuliya Arfipova   Uzbekistan 1:22:26
67 Irina Matrosova   Uzbekistan 1:22:39
68 Yekaterina Shatnaya   Kazakhstan 1:23:46
69 Alda Maurício   Angola 1:26:58 PB
70 Dildar Mamedova   Turkmenistan 1:31:46
71 Yekaterina Dirova   Uzbekistan 1:33:57
Beth Allott   Great Britain DNF
Birhan Dagne   Great Britain DNF
Asmae Leghzaoui   Morocco DNF
Galina Aleksandrova   Russia DNF


Team resultsEdit

Men'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Ethiopia Haile Gebrselassie
Tesfaye Jifar
Tesfaye Tola
3:00:31
    Kenya Evans Rutto
Peter Chebet
Christopher Cheboiboch
3:02:53
    Tanzania John Yuda
Faustin Baha
Benedict Ako
3:05:08
4   Morocco Jaouad Gharib
Khalid Skah
Salah Hissou
3:05:18
5   South Africa Hendrick Ramaala
Abner Chipu
George Mofokeng
3:05:30
6   Japan Takeshi Hamano
Kazuo Ietani
Takashi Ota
3:08:42
7   Algeria Rachid Ziar
Noureddine Betim
Saïd Belhout
3:09:35
8   Italy Mostafa Errebbah
Daniele Caimmi
Ottaviano Andriani
3:09:35
9   Portugal Eduardo Henriques
Paulo Guerra
Domingos Castro
3:10:12
10   Botswana Tiyapo Maso
Gabalebe Moloko
Kabo Gabaseme
3:10:48
11   Great Britain Matt OʼDowd
Nick Jones
Dan Robinson
3:11:03
12   France Jean-François Bertron
Abdelghani Lahlali
Augusto Gomes
3:11:34
13   United States Scott Larson
Jeff Campbell
Dan Browne
3:12:28
14   Uganda Francis Yiga
Paul Wakou
Joseph Nsubuga
3:12:31
15   Spain José Carlos Adán
Ignacio Cáceres
Alejandro Gómez
3:12:38
16   Brazil Luíz dos Santos
Manuel Teixeira
José de Souza
3:13:56
17   Belgium Christian Nemeth
Ronny Ligneel
Frédéric Collignon
3:14:23
18   Zambia Venry Hamalila
Medison Chibwe
Vincent Hatuleke
3:14:26
19   Mexico Fidencio Torres
José de Jesús
Procopio Franco
3:15:39
20   Belarus Zarislav Gapeyenko
Andrey Gordeyev
Takhir Mamashayev
3:16:28
21   Chile Carlos Jaramillo
Leonidas Rivadeneira
Christian Rogelio
3:21:50
22   Angola José Amaro Lourenço
Valentim Naúle
Carlos Cangengele
3:24:08
23   Uzbekistan Vasiliy Medvedev
Khasan Rakhimov
Agzam Aliyev
3:33:36
24   Turkmenistan Dovran Amandjayev
Kemal Tuvakuliyev
Dovletgeldi Hangeldiyev
3:47:38
  Cameroon Adamou Aboubakar
Mathieu Kouanotso
Roland Inack
DNF

Women'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Kenya Susan Chepkemei
Isabella Ochichi
Caroline Kwambai
3:28:04
    Japan Mizuki Noguchi
Yasuyo Iwamoto
Takako Kotorida
3:30:08
    Ethiopia Berhane Adere
Meseret Kotu
Teyba Erkesso
3:30:20
4   Great Britain Paula Radcliffe
Liz Yelling
Annie Emmerson
3:31:16
5   Romania Mihaela Botezan
Nuta Olaru
Aurica Buia
3:31:18
6   Russia Lyudmila Biktasheva
Viktoriya Klimina
Lyubov Morgunova
3:32:23
7   Hungary Beáta Rakonczai
Simona Staicu
Erika Csomor
3:38:17
8   United States Milena Glusac
Sylvia Mosqueda
Susannah Beck
3:40:18
9   South Africa Elana Meyer
Charné Rademeyer
Poppy Mlambo
3:41:14
10   Brazil Maria Baldaia
Marizete Rezende
Dione dʼAgostini
3:41:45
11   Tanzania Restituta Joseph
Tausi Juma
Margareth Iro
3:41:50
12   Italy Silvia Sommaggio
Gloria Marconi
Patrizia Tisi
3:42:25
13   Belgium Sandra Van Den Haesevelde
Cathérine Lallemand
Ann Parmentier
3:46:49
14   Belarus Alla Zadorozhnaya
Natallia Kvachuk
Natalia Bendzik
3:57:45
15   Uzbekistan Yuliya Arfipova
Irina Matrosova
Yekaterina Dirova
4:19:02

ParticipationEdit

The participation of 200 athletes (125 men/75 women) from 52 countries is reported.[5] Although announced, athletes from   Guinea and   Yemen did not show.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Downes, Steven (7 October 2001), Haile Gebrselassie lives up to Half Marathon Challenge, IAAF, archived from the original on 27 September 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  2. ^ Downes, Steven (7 October 2001), Haile Gebrselassie lives up to Half Marathon Challenge, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013
  3. ^ Davies, Nick (7 October 2001), Radcliffe retains title and goes close to world best, IAAF, archived from the original on 19 August 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  4. ^ Davies, Nick (7 October 2001), Radcliffe retains title and goes close to world best, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013
  5. ^ a b IAAF WORLD HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS – KAVARNA 2012 – FACTS & FIGURES – Incorporating the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (1992-2005/2008-2010) & the IAAF World Road Running Championships 2006/2007 (PDF), IAAF, retrieved 1 September 2013
  6. ^ Official Results – HALF MARATHON – Men, IAAF, 7 October 2001, archived from the original on 18 August 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  7. ^ Results 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – Bristol, GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 07 OCT 2001 – Half Marathon – men, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013
  8. ^ Official Results – HALF MARATHON – Women, IAAF, 7 October 2001, archived from the original on 18 August 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  9. ^ Results 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – Bristol, GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 07 OCT 2001 – Half Marathon – women, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013
  10. ^ Official Team Results – HALF MARATHON – Men, IAAF, 7 October 2001, archived from the original on 18 August 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  11. ^ Results 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – Bristol, GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 07 OCT 2001 – Half Marathon – men – team, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013
  12. ^ Official Team Results – HALF MARATHON – Women, IAAF, 7 October 2001, archived from the original on 18 August 2012, retrieved 8 September 2013
  13. ^ Results 10th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships – Bristol, GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. 07 OCT 2001 – Half Marathon – women – team, IAAF, retrieved 8 September 2013

External linksEdit