2006 European Athletics Championships – Women's 100 metres

These are the results of the Women's 100 metres event at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden. There were a total number of 30 participating athletes.

The final was held on Wednesday August 9, 2006. Gevaert lead from the start, and was an obvious winner, with a few other athletes in contention however Grigoryeva and the 40-year-old Khabarova claimed the silver and bronze medals respectively.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Kim Gevaert
  Belgium
Yekaterina Grigoryeva
  Russia
Irina Khabarova
  Russia

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
August 8, 2006 11:50 Round 1
August 9, 2006 18:15 Semifinals
August 9, 2006 20:25 Final

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2006 European Athletics Championships
World Record   Florence Griffith-Joyner (USA) 10.49 July 16, 1988   Indianapolis, United States
European Record   Christine Arron (FRA) 10.73 August 19, 1998   Budapest, Hungary
Event Record   Christine Arron (FRA) 10.73 August 19, 1998   Budapest, Hungary

ResultsEdit

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best

Round 1Edit

Qualification: First 3 in each heat (Q) and the next 4 fastest (q) advance to the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Kim Gevaert   Belgium 11.19 Q
2 2 Joice Maduaka   United Kingdom 11.24 Q
3 4 Sylviane Félix   France 11.26 Q, SB
4 1 Yekaterina Grigoryeva   Russia 11.27 Q
4 4 Irina Khabarova   Russia 11.27 Q
6 2 Alena Neumiarzhitskaya   Belarus 11.28 Q
7 3 Yuliya Gushchina   Russia 11.29 Q
7 4 Georgia Kokloni   Greece 11.29 Q, PB
9 3 Véronique Mang   France 11.31 Q
10 4 Yulia Nestsiarenka   Belarus 11.33 q
11 1 Anyika Onuora   United Kingdom 11.38 Q
12 2 Merlene Ottey   Slovenia 11.41 Q, SB
12 3 Emma Ania   United Kingdom 11.41 Q
14 1 Daria Onyśko   Poland 11.45 q, SB
14 3 Pia Tajnikar   Slovenia 11.45 q
14 4 Verena Sailer   Germany 11.45 q
17 2 Ksenija Balta   Estonia 11.47 NR
18 2 Carima Louami   France 11.48 SB
18 4 Belén Recio   Spain 11.48 PB
20 2 Katja Wakan   Germany 11.54
21 1 Anna Boyle   Ireland 11.60
22 3 Bettina Müller-Weissina   Austria 11.61
22 4 Dorota Dydo   Poland 11.61
24 1 Heidi Hannula   Finland 11.64
25 1 Kristina Žumer   Slovenia 11.69
26 3 Audra Dagelytė   Lithuania 11.74
27 3 Emma Rienas   Sweden 11.76
28 2 Aleksandra Vojneska   Macedonia 12.15
29 2 Diane Borg   Malta 12.42
4 Emily Maher   Ireland DNS

SemifinalsEdit

First 4 of each Semifinal will be directly qualified (Q) for the Final.

Semifinal 1Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality React Time Notes
1 3 Joice Maduaka   United Kingdom 0.129 11.32 Q
2 6 Irina Khabarova   Russia 0.143 11.33 Q
3 4 Sylviane Félix   France 0.160 11.38 Q
4 7 Daria Onyśko   Poland 0.166 11.41 Q, PB
5 2 Merlene Ottey   Slovenia 0.147 11.44
6 5 Alena Neumiarzhitskaya   Belarus 0.209 11.45
7 1 Anyika Onuora   United Kingdom 0.138 11.45
8 8 Verena Sailer   Germany 0.157 11.61

Semifinal 2Edit

Rank Lane Name Nationality React Time Notes
1 3 Kim Gevaert   Belgium 0.148 11.19 Q
2 1 Yuliya Gushchina   Russia 0.160 11.25 Q
3 5 Yulia Nestsiarenka   Belarus 0.145 11.28 Q
4 4 Yekaterina Grigoryeva   Russia 0.158 11.28 Q
5 6 Georgia Kokloni   Greece 0.157 11.29 PB
6 7 Emma Ania   United Kingdom 0.178 11.49
7 8 Véronique Mang   France 0.159 11.49
8 2 Pia Tajnikar   Slovenia 0.150 11.61

FinalEdit

Rank Lane Name Nationality React Time Notes
  4 Kim Gevaert   Belgium 0.144 11.06
  1 Yekaterina Grigoryeva   Russia 0.150 11.22 SB
  5 Irina Khabarova   Russia 0.144 11.22
4 4 Joice Maduaka   United Kingdom 0.164 11.24
5 6 Yuliya Gushchina   Russia 0.146 11.31
6 7 Yulia Nestsiarenka   Belarus 0.166 11.34
7 8 Sylviane Félix   France 0.190 11.40
8 2 Daria Onyśko   Poland 0.173 11.43

ReferencesEdit