2001 World Championships in Athletics – Women's shot put

The Women's Shot Put event at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada was held on Sunday August 5, 2001. There were a total number of 20 participating athletes, with the qualification mark set at 18.40 metres.

MedalistsEdit

Gold   Yanina Korolchik
Belarus (BLR)
Silver   Nadine Kleinert
Germany (GER)
Bronze   Vita Pavlysh
Ukraine (UKR)

ScheduleEdit

Qualification Round
Group A Group B
05.08.2001 – 08:30h 05.08.2001 – 08:30h
Final Round
05.08.2001 – 15:45h

AbbreviationsEdit

  • All results shown are in metres
Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 1999 World Athletics Championships
World Record   Natalya Lisovskaya (URS) 22.63 m June 7, 1987   Moscow, Soviet Union
Event Record   Natalya Lisovskaya (URS) 21.24 m September 5, 1987   Rome, Italy
Season Best   Larisa Peleshenko (RUS) 20.79 m July 13, 2001   Tula, Russia

QualificationEdit

Group AEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 1   Yanina Korolchik (BLR) 19.87 19.87 m
2 4   Vita Pavlysh (UKR) 18.68 18.68 m
3 6   Yumileidi Cumbá (CUB) 18.64 18.64 m
4 7   Astrid Kumbernuss (GER) 17.98 18.54 18.54 m
5 8   Krystyna Zabawska (POL) 18.28 X 18.48 18.48 m
6 9   Svetlana Krivelyova (RUS) 18.47 18.47 m
7 12   Lieja Koeman (NED) 17.93 X 17.82 17.93 m
8 16   Kalliopi Ouzouni (GRE) X 16.77 16.82 16.82 m
9 18   Elena Hila (ROM) X 16.57 X 16.57 m
10 19   Iolanta Ulyeva (KAZ) 15.99 16.22 15.83 16.22 m

Group BEdit

Rank Overall Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1 2   Nadine Kleinert (GER) X 19.35 19.35 m
2 3   Irina Korzhanenko (RUS) 18.96 18.96 m
3 5   Larisa Peleshenko (RUS) 18.65 18.65 m
4 10   Nadezhda Ostapchuk (BLR) X 18.44 18.44 m
5 11   Elisangela Adriano (BRA) 17.66 17.53 18.11 18.11 m
6 13   Katarzyna Żakowicz (POL) X 17.71 17.51 17.71 m
7 14   Lee Myung-Sun (KOR) 17.66 17.52 17.55 17.66 m
8 15   Cheng Xiaoyan (CHN) 17.21 17.32 17.25 17.32 m
9 17   Seilala Sua (USA) 16.61 16.21 16.08 16.61 m
10 20   Georgette Reed (CAN) 15.92 15.61 15.74 15.92 m

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3 4 5 6
    Yanina Korolchik (BLR) X 19.71 20.61 X 19.21 19.61 20.61 m NR
    Nadine Kleinert (GER) 19.54 18.88 19.45 19.10 X 19.86 19.86 m PB
    Vita Pavlysh (UKR) 19.01 19.41 18.80 X 18.98 X 19.41 m
4   Larisa Peleshenko (RUS) X 19.06 19.37 19.32 19.30 19.15 19.37 m
5   Irina Korzhanenko (RUS) 19.35 X X 18.55 18.63 X 19.35 m
6   Astrid Kumbernuss (GER) 18.77 19.02 18.91 X 19.25 X 19.25 m
7   Nadezhda Ostapchuk (BLR) 18.65 18.81 18.52 18.71 18.98 X 18.98 m
8   Yumileidi Cumbá (CUB) 18.73 X 18.34 X 17.90 18.56 18.73 m
9   Svetlana Krivelyova (RUS) X 18.68 18.70 18.70 m
10   Krystyna Zabawska (POL) 18.18 18.49 18.50 18.50 m
11   Elisangela Adriano (BRA) 18.06 17.96 17.95 18.06 m
12   Lieja Koeman (NED) 17.56 17.89 X 17.89 m

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