2001 World Championships in Athletics – Women's 4 × 100 metres relay

These are the official results of the Women's 4x100 metres event at the 2001 IAAF World Championships in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
  Germany
Melanie Paschke
Gabi Rockmeier
Birgit Rockmeier
Marion Wagner
  France
Sylviane Felix
Frederique Bangue
Muriel Hurtis
Odiah Sidibe
  Jamaica
Juliet Campbell
Merlene Frazer
Beverly McDonald
Astia Walker
Elva Goulbourne*

* Runners who participated in the heats only and received medals.

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

The first 3 of each heat (Q) plus the 2 fastest times (q) qualify.

Rank Heat Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 2   France Sylviane Felix, Frederique Bangue, Muriel Hurtis, Odiah Sidibe 42.49 Q, WL
2 1   Germany Melanie Paschke, Gabi Rockmeier, Birgit Rockmeier, Marion Wagner 42.92 Q, WL
3 1   Nigeria Chioma Ajunwa, Endurance Ojokolo, Mercy Nku, Mary Onyali-Omagbemi 43.04 Q
4 2   Great Britain Marcia Richardson, Sarah Wilhelmy, Vernicha James, Abiodun Oyepitan 43.08 Q, SB
5 1   Jamaica Astia Walker, Merlene Frazer, Beverly McDonald, Elva Goulbourne 43.09 Q, SB
6 2   Russia Natalya Ignatova, Irina Khabarova, Marina Kislova, Larisa Kruglova 43.09 q
7 1   Greece Yeoryia Kokloni, Effrosini Patsou, Olga Kaidantzi, Ekaterini Thanou 43.58
8 1   Sri Lanka Susanthika Jayasinghe, Anoma Sooriyaarachchi, S. Nimi De Zoya, K.V.Damayanthi Dharsha 43.89 NR
9 1   Ivory Coast Marie Gnahore, Makaridja Sanganoko, Amandine Allou Affoue, Louise Ayetotche 44.05
10 1   Canada Tara Perry, Erica Witter, Esi Benyarku, Martha Adusei 44.11
11 2   Belgium Nancy Callaerts, Katleen DeCaluwe, Elodie Ouedraogo, Kim Gevaert 44.19 NR
12 2   Uzbekistan Anna Kazakova, Guzel Khubbieva, Lyudmila Dmitriadi, Lyubov Perepelova 45.99
2   United States Angela Williams, Chryste Gaines, Inger Miller, Torri Edwards DQ

FinalEdit

Rank Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
  4   Germany Melanie Paschke, Gabi Rockmeier, Birgit Rockmeier, Marion Wagner 42.32 SB
  3   France Sylviane Felix, Frederique Bangue, Muriel Hurtis, Odiah Sidibe 42.39 SB
  7   Jamaica Juliet Campbell, Merlene Frazer, Beverly McDonald, Astia Walker 42.40 SB
4 5   Nigeria Chioma Ajunwa, Endurance Ojokolo, Mercy Nku, Mary Onyali-Omagbemi 42.52
5 2   Great Britain Marcia Richardson, Sarah Wilhelmy, Vernicha James, Abiodun Oyepitan 42.60 SB
6 8   Greece Yeoryia Kokloni, Effrosini Patsou, Olga Kaidantzi, Ekaterini Thanou 43.25 SB
7 1   Russia Natalya Ignatova, Irina Khabarova, Marina Kislova, Larisa Kruglova 43.58
6   United States Kelli White, Chryste Gaines, Inger Miller, Marion Jones DQ

ReferencesEdit