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2001 World Championships in Athletics – Men's 4 × 400 metres relay

These are the official results of the Men's 4x400 metres event at the 2001 IAAF World Championships in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Their final was held on Sunday 12 August 2001 at 16:20h.

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2001 World Athletics Championships
World Record   United States (Andrew Valmon, Quincy Watts, Butch Reynolds, Michael Johnson) 2:54.29 August 22, 1993   Stuttgart, Germany
Event Record   United States (Andrew Valmon, Quincy Watts, Butch Reynolds, Michael Johnson) 2:54.29 August 22, 1993   Stuttgart, Germany
Season Best   United States "Red" (Leonard Byrd, Angelo Taylor, Jerome Young, Michael Johnson) 2:58.60 April 28, 2001   Philadelphia, United States

FinalEdit

HeatsEdit

  • Held on Saturday 11 August 2001

Heat 1Edit

RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
1.   United States (USA) Jerome Young
Andrew Pierce
Leonard Byrd
Derrick Brew
3:00.07
2.   Great Britain (GBR) Mark Hylton
Iwan Thomas
Timothy Benjamin
Mark Richardson
3:00.96
3.   Germany (GER) Ingo Schultz
Ruwen Faller
Marc Alexander Scheer
Lars Figura
3:01.33
4.   Spain (ESP) Eduardo Iván Rodríguez
David Canal
Antonio Andrés
Antonio Manuel Reina
3:01.42
5.   Japan (JPN) Kenji Tabata
Jun Osakada
Dai Tamesue
Ryuji Muraki
3:02.75
6.   Sweden (SWE) Johan Wissman
Jimisola Laursen
Mikael Jakobsson
Magnus Aare
3:04.02
7.   Canada (CAN) Shane Niemi
Gary Reed
Lawrence Ringwald
Jean-Marie Louis
3:04.87

Heat 2Edit

RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
1.   Brazil (BRA) Claudinei da Silva
Anderson Jorge dos Santos
Flávio Godoy
Sanderlei Parrela
3:00.75
2.   Jamaica (JAM) Michael Blackwood
Brandon Simpson
Mario Watts
Danny McFarlane
3:00.97
3.   France (FRA) Marc Raquil
Marc Foucan
Philippe Bouche
Stéphane Diagana
3:01.65
4.   Russia (RUS) Vitaliy Ignatov
Ruslan Mashchenko
Dmitriy Golovastov
Andrey Semyonov
3:01.95
5.   Botswana (BOT) Lulu Basinyi
Otukile Lekote
Johnson Kubisa
California Molefe
3:03.32
6.   Czech Republic (CZE) Karel Bláha
Radek Zachoval
Stepan Tesarik
Jirí Muzik
3:04.27
  Sri Lanka (SRI) Rohan Pradeep Kumara
Ranga Wimalawansa
Prasanna Sampath Amarasekara
Harijan Ratnayake
DNS

Heat 3Edit

RANK NATION ATHLETES TIME
1.   Bahamas (BAH) Troy McIntosh
Avard Moncur
Carl Oliver
Timothy Munnings
3:00.88
2.   Poland (POL) Rafał Wieruszewski
Piotr Haczek
Jacek Bocian
Piotr Rysiukiewicz
3:01.32
3.   South Africa (RSA) Marcus La Grange
Jopie van Oudtshoorn
Alwyn Myburgh
Arnaud Malherbe
3:01.70
4.   Ukraine (UKR) Oleksandr Kaydash
Andriy Tverdostup
Volodymyr Rybalka
Yevhen Zyukov
3:02.35
(NR)
5.   Mexico (MEX) Alejandro Cárdenas
Oscar Juanz
Roberto Carbajal
Juan Pedro Toledo
3:03.19
(NR)
6.   Saudi Arabia (KSA) Hamdan O. Al-Bishi
Hamed Al-Bishi
Belal Al Housah
Hadi Soua'an Al-Somaily
3:04.22
7.   Ireland (IRL) Robert Daly
Tom Comyns
Paul McKee
Tomas Coman
3:04.26
8.   Venezuela (VEN) Dany Nuñez
Simoncito Silvera
Jonathan Palma
William Hernández
3:05.37

ReferencesEdit