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2001 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 20 kilometres walk

The official results of the Women's 20 km Walk at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, held on Thursday 9 August 2001.

MedalistsEdit

AbbreviationsEdit

  • All times shown are in hours:minutes:seconds
DNS did not start
NM no mark
WR world record
WL world leading
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2001 World Athletics Championships
World Record   Olimpiada Ivanova (RUS) 1:24:50 March 4, 2001   Adler, Russia
Event Record   Liu Hongyu (CHN) 1:30.50 August 27, 1999   Seville, Spain
Broken records during the 2001 World Athletics Championships
Event Record   Olimpiada Ivanova (RUS) 1:27.48 August 9, 2001   Edmonton, Canada

IntermediatesEdit

Final rankingEdit

Rank Athlete Time Note
    Olimpiada Ivanova (RUS) 1:27:48 CR
    Valentina Tsybulskaya (BLR) 1:28:49 PB
    Elisabetta Perrone (ITA) 1:28:56
4   Erica Alfridi (ITA) 1:29:48
5   María Vasco (ESP) 1:30:19
6   Norica Câmpean (ROM) 1:30:39
7   Melanie Seeger (GER) 1:30:41 NR
8   Annarita Sidoti (ITA) 1:31:40 SB
9   María Guadalupe Sánchez (MEX) 1:32:27 SB
10   Victoria Palacios (MEX) 1:33:52 PB
11   Athina Papayianni (GRE) 1:34:56
12   Nevena Mineva (BUL) 1:35:18 PB
13   Olive Loughnane (IRL) 1:35:24
14   Kim Mi-Jung (KOR) 1:35:30
15   Vira Zozulya (UKR) 1:35:32
16   Geovana Irusta (BOL) 1:36:50
17   Anne Haaland-Simonsen (NOR) 1:37:11
18   Sonata Milušauskaitė (LTU) 1:37:33
19   Debbi Lawrence (USA) 1:37:57 SB
20   Karen Foan (CAN) 1:38:09 PB
21   Sofia Avoila (POR) 1:39:10
22   Mara Ibañez (MEX) 1:39:26
23   Fatiha Ouali (FRA) 1:40:16
24   Kaori Nikaido (JPN) 1:40:57
25   Jill Zenner (USA) 1:42:43
26   Teresita Collado (GUA) 1:42:43
27   Angela Keogh (NFI) 2:08:46
DISQUALIFIED (DSQ)
  Liu Hongyu (CHN) DSQ
  Gillian O'Sullivan (IRL) DSQ
  Natalya Fedoskina (RUS) DSQ
  Ryoko Tadamasa (JPN) DSQ
  Svetlana Tolstaya (KAZ) DSQ
  Inês Henriques (POR) DSQ
  Sun Chunfang (CHN) DSQ
  Jane Saville (AUS) DSQ
  Michelle Rohl (USA) DSQ
  Kerry Saxby-Junna (AUS) DSQ
  Maya Sazonova (KAZ) DSQ
  Hristina Kokotou (GRE) DSQ
  Yelena Nikolayeva (RUS) DSQ
  Kjersti Plätzer (NOR) DSQ
  Susana Feitor (POR) DSQ

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit