2001 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Women's 3000 metres

The women's 3000 metres event at the 2001 IAAF World Indoor Championships was held on March 9–10.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Olga Yegorova
  Russia
Gabriela Szabo
  Romania
Yelena Zadorozhnaya
  Russia

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

First 5 of each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Sonia O'Sullivan   Ireland 8:55.79 Q
2 2 Gabriela Szabo   Romania 8:55.84 Q
3 2 Olga Yegorova   Russia 8:55.97 Q
4 2 Regina Jacobs   United States 8:56.92 Q
5 2 Asmae Leghzaoui   Morocco 8:56.97 Q
6 2 Kathy Butler   Great Britain 8:58.60 q
7 2 Werknesh Kidane   Ethiopia 8:59.42 q
8 1 Yelena Zadorozhnaya   Russia 9:01.04 Q
9 1 Benita Willis   Australia 9:01.55 Q
10 1 Marta Domínguez   Spain 9:01.62 Q
11 1 Dong Yanmei   China 9:02.09 Q
12 1 Hayley Tullett   Great Britain 9:02.23 Q
13 1 Cheri Goddard-Kenah   United States 9:02.24
14 2 Maria Cristina Petite   Spain 9:06.49
15 2 Li Ji   China 9:06.78
16 1 Elena Iagăr   Romania 9:08.46
17 2 Chrysostomia Iakovou   Cyprus 9:12.15
18 1 Sonia Lopes   Cape Verde 11:37.38 NR
1 Marina Bastos   Portugal DNF

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Olga Yegorova   Russia 8:37.48 NR
  Gabriela Szabo   Romania 8:39.65
  Yelena Zadorozhnaya   Russia 8:40.15 PB
4 Marta Domínguez   Spain 8:40.98 NR
5 Dong Yanmei   China 8:41.34 AR
6 Benita Willis   Australia 8:42.75 AR
7 Sonia O'Sullivan   Ireland 8:44.37 NR
8 Hayley Tullett   Great Britain 8:45.36 PB
9 Werknesh Kidane   Ethiopia 8:46.56
10 Asmae Leghzaoui   Morocco 8:47.60
11 Kathy Butler   Great Britain 9:04.81
12 Regina Jacobs   United States 9:05.33

ReferencesEdit