2005 World Championships in Athletics – Women's long jump

The Women's Long Jump event at the 2005 World Championships in Athletics was held at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium on August 9 and August 10.

MedalistsEdit

Gold   Tianna Madison
United States (USA)
silver   Eunice Barber
France (FRA)
Bronze   Yargelis Savigne
Cuba (CUB)

RecordsEdit

World Record   Galina Chistyakova (URS) 7.52 Leningrad, Soviet Union 11 June 1988
Championship Record   Jackie Joyner-Kersee (USA) 7.36 Rome, Italy 4 September 1987

QualificationEdit

Heat 1Edit

  1.   Concepción Montaner, Spain 6.65m Q
  2.   Yargelis Savigne, Cuba 6.57m q
  3.   Kelly Sotherton, Great Britain 6.55m q
  4.   Elva Goulbourne, Jamaica 6.53m q
  5.   Rose Richmond, United States 6.53m
  6.   Fiona May, Italy 6.51m
  7.   Marestella Torres, Philippines 6.46m
  8.   Naide Gomes, Portugal 6.42m
  9.   Natalia Kilpeläinen, Finland 6.34m
  10.   Ineta Radēviča, Latvia 6.34m
  11.   Soko Salaqiqi, Fiji 5.77m (PB)
  12.   Martina Darmovzalová, Czech Republic 5.74m

Heat 2Edit

  1.   Tianna Madison, United States 6.83m Q (PB)
  2.   Tünde Vaszi, Hungary 6.62m q
  3.   Eunice Barber, France 6.60m q
  4.   Grace Upshaw, United States 6.59m q
  5.   Oksana Udmurtova, Russia 6.56m q
  6.   Anju Bobby George, India 6.54m q (SB)
  7.   Jackie Edwards, Bahamas 6.53m q
  8.   Kumiko Ikeda, Japan 6.51m
  9.   Oleksandra Shyshlyuk, Ukraine 6.35m
  10.   Bianca Kappler, Germany 6.35m
  11.   Ioanna Kafetzi, Greece 6.31m
  12.   Adina Anton, Romania 6.25m

FinalEdit

  1.   Tianna Madison, United States 6.89m (PB)
  2.   Eunice Barber, France 6.76m
  3.   Yargelis Savigne, Cuba 6.69m
  4.   Anju Bobby George, India 6.66m (SB)
  5.   Oksana Udmurtova, Russia 6.53m
  6.   Grace Upshaw, United States 6.51m
  7.   Kelly Sotherton, Great Britain 6.42m
  8.   Jackie Edwards, Bahamas 6.42m
  9.   Tünde Vaszi, Hungary 6.32m
  10.   Concepción Montaner, Spain 6.32m
  11.   Elva Goulbourne, Jamaica 6.21m

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