2007 IAAF World Road Running Championships

The 2007 IAAF World Road Running Championships were held in Udine, Italy on 14 October 2007. Detailed reports on the event and an appraisal of the results were given both for the men's race[1][2] and for the women's race.[3][4]

2007 IAAF World Road Running Championships
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Host cityUdine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy Italy
Nations participating37
Athletes participating144
Events2
Dates2007-10-14
Race length21.097 kilometres
(half marathon)
Individual prize money (US$)1st: 30,000
2nd: 15,000
3rd: 10,000
4th: 7,000
5th: 5,000
6th: 3,000
Team prize money (US$)1st: 15,000
2nd: 12,000
3rd: 9,000
4th: 7,500
5th: 6,000
6th: 3,000

MedallistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
Men   Zersenay Tadesse (ERI) 58:59   Patrick Makau Musyoki (KEN) 59:02   Evans Kiprop Cheruiyot (KEN) 59:05
Women   Lornah Kiplagat (NED) 1:06:25   Mary Jepkosgei Keitany (KEN) 1:06:48   Pamela Chepchumba (KEN) 1:08:06
Team
Team Men   Kenya 2:58:54   Eritrea 2:59:08   Ethiopia 3:01:15
Team Women   Kenya 3:23:33   Ethiopia 3:25:51   Japan 3:27:39

Race resultsEdit

Complete results were published[5] for the men's race,[6][7] for the women's race,[8][9] for men's team,[10][11] and for women's team.[12][13]

Men'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Zersenay Tadesse   Eritrea 58:59 CR
  Patrick Makau Musyoki   Kenya 59:02
  Evans Kiprop Cheruiyot   Kenya 59:05 PB
4 Deriba Merga   Ethiopia 59:16 PB
5 Yonas Kifle   Eritrea 59:30 PB
6 Dieudonné Disi   Rwanda 59:32 NR
7 Marilson dos Santos   Brazil 59:33 AR
8 Dickson Marwa   Tanzania 1:00:24 PB
9 Atsushi Sato   Japan 1:00:25 AR
10 Cuthbert Nyasango   Zimbabwe 1:00:26 NR
11 Fabiano Joseph   Tanzania 1:00:27
12 Raji Assefa   Ethiopia 1:00:31 PB
13 Michael Tesfay   Eritrea 1:00:39 PB
14 Ali Dawoud Sedam   Qatar 1:00:39 NR
15 Robert Kipkorir Kipchumba   Kenya 1:00:47 SB
16 Samson Kiflemariam   Eritrea 1:00:52 PB
17 Nicolas Kiprono   Uganda 1:00:57 NR
18 Tariku Jufar   Ethiopia 1:01:28 PB
19 Ezekiel Ngimba   Tanzania 1:01:28 PB
20 Pierre Joncheray   France 1:01:36 PB
21 Mohammed Abduh Bakhet   Qatar 1:01:38
22 Kidane Gemechu   Ethiopia 1:01:38 PB
23 Günther Weidlinger   Austria 1:01:42 NR
24 Ahmed Hassan Abdullah   Qatar 1:01:46 PB
25 Samwel Kwaangu Shauri   Tanzania 1:01:58 PB
26 Sylvain Rukundo   Rwanda 1:01:59 PB
27 Wilson Busienei   Uganda 1:02:05
28 James Kibet   Uganda 1:02:07 PB
29 Ahmed Jumaa Jaber   Qatar 1:02:08 PB
30 Kazuhiro Maeda   Japan 1:02:08 PB
31 Ricardo Serrano   Spain 1:02:09 PB
32 Ruggero Pertile   Italy 1:02:17 PB
33 Kenji Noguchi   Japan 1:02:20 PB
34 Lusapho April   South Africa 1:02:24 SB
35 Fernando Rey   Spain 1:02:26 PB
36 Tewoldebrhan Mengisteab   Eritrea 1:02:36
37 Nkosinoxolo Sonqibido   South Africa 1:02:36 PB
38 Gervais Hakizimana   Rwanda 1:02:43 PB
39 Clodoaldo da Silva   Brazil 1:02:50 PB
40 João de Lima   Brazil 1:02:51 PB
41 Daniele Caimmi   Italy 1:02:57 SB
42 Juan Carlos Romero   Mexico 1:03:20 PB
43 Isaac Kiprop   Uganda 1:03:20
44 Keenetse Moswasi   Botswana 1:03:21 PB
45 Francis Larabal   Kenya 1:03:22
46 Yevgeniy Rybakov   Russia 1:03:22
47 Anatoliy Rybakov   Russia 1:03:23 PB
48 Jussi Utriainen   Finland 1:03:24 PB
49 Giovanni Ruggiero   Italy 1:03:25 SB
50 Jesse Stroobants   Belgium 1:03:29
51 Samuel Wanjiru   Kenya 1:03:31
52 Olebogeng Masire   South Africa 1:03:32 PB
53 Moustafa Ahmed Shebto   Qatar 1:03:33
54 Tetsuo Nishimura   Japan 1:03:41
55 Aguelmis Rojas   Cuba 1:03:48
56 Ottaviano Andriani   Italy 1:03:54 SB
57 Thabiso Moeng   South Africa 1:04:02 PB
58 Eshetu Gezhagne   Ethiopia 1:04:04
59 Diego Colorado   Colombia 1:04:18 SB
60 Sergey Yemelyanov   Russia 1:04:30
61 Martin Pröll   Austria 1:04:32 PB
62 Giomar da Silva   Brazil 1:04:34
63 José de Souza   Brazil 1:04:35 SB
64 Francisco Bautista   Mexico 1:04:40 PB
65 Markus Hohenwarter   Austria 1:04:45 PB
66 Jan Simons   South Africa 1:05:38
67 Ernesto Zamora   Uruguay 1:06:00 PB
68 Giovanny Amador   Colombia 1:06:07 PB
69 Christian Pflügl   Austria 1:06:26 PB
70 Julio Rey   Spain 1:06:29
71 Kaelo Mosalagae   Botswana 1:06:57 SB
72 Edwin Romero   Colombia 1:08:00 PB
73 Kabo Gabaseme   Botswana 1:08:22 SB
74 Robert Lugo   Venezuela 1:08:22
75 Richard Jones   Trinidad and Tobago 1:10:17
76 Christophe Yahiri   Ivory Coast 1:11:23
77 Perhat Annagylyjov   Turkmenistan 1:13:24
78 Curtis Cox   Trinidad and Tobago 1:14:51 PB
79 Jules La Rode   Trinidad and Tobago 1:14:52 PB
Mokhtar Benhari   France DNF
Denis Curzi   Italy DNF
Jean-Marie Kouakou   Ivory Coast DNF
José Francisco Chaves   Costa Rica DNS
Mahmoud Abuattaya   Palestine DNS
Abdinasir Said Ibrahim   Somalia DNS

Women'sEdit

Rank Athlete Nationality Time Notes
  Lornah Kiplagat   Netherlands 1:06:25 WR
  Mary Jepkosgei Keitany   Kenya 1:06:48 NR
  Pamela Chepchumba   Kenya 1:08:06 PB
4 Bezunesh Bekele   Ethiopia 1:08:07 NR
5 Atsede Habtamu   Ethiopia 1:08:29
6 Everline Kimwei   Kenya 1:08:39 PB
7 Chisato Osaki   Japan 1:08:56 PB
8 Luminița Talpoș   Romania 1:09:01 PB
9 Alice Timbilil   Kenya 1:09:09
10 Alina Tecuţă/Gherasim   Romania 1:09:14 SB
11 Atsede Baysa   Ethiopia 1:09:15 PB
12 Akane Taira   Japan 1:09:17 PB
13 Yoshimi Ozaki   Japan 1:09:26 PB
14 Irina Timofeyeva   Russia 1:09:29 PB
15 Alina Ivanova   Russia 1:09:32 PB
16 Deena Kastor   United States 1:09:38
17 Olga Glok   Russia 1:09:58 PB
18 Lidia Simon   Romania 1:10:08 SB
19 Genet Getaneh   Ethiopia 1:10:30
20 Krisztina Papp   Hungary 1:10:53 PB
21 Furtuna Zegergish   Eritrea 1:11:03 NR
22 Christelle Daunay   France 1:11:05 PB
23 Anna Incerti   Italy 1:11:09 SB
24 Vincenza Sicari   Italy 1:11:12 PB
25 Liliya Shobukhova   Russia 1:11:35
26 Yuko Machida   Japan 1:11:55 SB
27 Katie McGregor   United States 1:12:01
28 Daniela Cârlan   Romania 1:12:14
29 Selma Borst   Netherlands 1:12:41 SB
30 Claudia Pinna   Italy 1:12:44 PB
31 Angeline Nyiransabimana   Rwanda 1:12:44 NR
32 Tara Storage   United States 1:12:47 PB
33 Lisa Weightman   Australia 1:12:53
34 Desireé Davila   United States 1:12:54
35 Karina Pérez   Mexico 1:12:55 PB
36 Luciah Kimani   Bosnia and Herzegovina 1:12:55 NR
37 Paula Todorán   Romania 1:12:59
38 Renate Rungger   Italy 1:13:10
39 Yurika Nakamura   Japan 1:13:13
40 Michelle Ross-Cope   Great Britain 1:13:45
41 Ednalva da Silva   Brazil 1:14:23
42 Bertha Sánchez   Colombia 1:14:40 SB
43 Anke Van Campen   Belgium 1:14:40 PB
44 Petra Kamínková/Drajzajtlová   Czech Republic 1:14:47
45 Paula Apolonio   Mexico 1:15:00 PB
46 Magdaliní Gazéa   Greece 1:15:17 PB
47 Carmen Oliveras   France 1:15:27
48 Lucélia Peres   Brazil 1:15:39
49 Wendy Nicholls/Jones   Great Britain 1:16:54
50 Épiphanie Nyirabaramé   Rwanda 1:17:14 PB
51 Norelys Lugo   Venezuela 1:17:48
52 Martha Ronceria   Colombia 1:18:18
53 Lina Arias   Colombia 1:20:16
54 Shermin La Saldo   Trinidad and Tobago 1:25:37 NR
55 Marisol Redón   Uruguay 1:26:47
56 Christine Regis   Trinidad and Tobago 1:28:50
Mariana Carpine   DR Congo DNF
Louise Damen   Great Britain DNF
Fatna Maraoui   Italy DNF
Leyla Dzhumayeva   Turkmenistan DNF
Alicia Shay   United States DNF
Susan Chepkemei   Kenya DQ
Sandrine Menguee Zambo   Cameroon DNS

: Susan Chepkemei from   Kenya initially did not finish, but was tested positive for Salbutamol and disqualified.[14]

Team resultsEdit

Men'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Kenya Patrick Makau Musyoki
Evans Kiprop Cheruiyot
Robert Kipchumba
2:58:54
    Eritrea Zersenay Tadesse
Yonas Kifle
Michael Tesfay
2:59:08
    Ethiopia Deriba Merga
Raji Assefa
Tariku Jufar
3:01:15
4   Tanzania Dickson Marwa
Fabiano Joseph
Ezekiel Ngimba
3:02:19
5   Qatar Ali Dawoud Sedam
Mohammed Abduh Bakhet
Ahmed Hassan Abdullah
3:04:03
6   Rwanda Dieudonné Disi
Sylvain Rukundo
Gervais Hakizimana
3:04:14
7   Japan Atsushi Sato
Kazuhiro Maeda
Kenji Noguchi
3:04:53
8   Uganda Nicolas Kiprono
Wilson Busienei
James Kibet
3:05:09
9   Brazil Marilson dos Santos
Clodoaldo da Silva
João de Lima
3:05:14
10   South Africa Lusapho April
Nkosinoxolo Sonqibido
Olebogeng Masire
3:08:32
11   Italy Ruggero Pertile
Daniele Caimmi
Giovanni Ruggiero
3:08:39
12   Austria Günther Weidlinger
Martin Pröll
Markus Hohenwarter
3:10:59
13   Spain Ricardo Serrano
Fernando Rey
Julio Rey
3:11:04
14   Russia Yevgeniy Rybakov
Anatoliy Rybakov
Sergey Yemelyanov
3:11:15
15   Colombia Diego Colorado
Giovanny Amador
Edwin Romero
3:18:25
16   Botswana Keenetse Moswasi
Kaelo Mosalagae
Kabo Gabaseme
3:18:40
17   Trinidad and Tobago Richard Jones
Curtis Cox
Jules La Rode
3:40:00

Women'sEdit

Rank Country Team Time
    Kenya Mary Jepkosgei Keitany
Pamela Chepchumba
Everline Kimwei
3:23:33
    Ethiopia Bezunesh Bekele
Atsede Habtamu
Atsede Baysa
3:25:51
    Japan Chisato Osaki
Akane Taira
Yoshimi Ozaki
3:27:39
4   Romania Luminița Talpoș
Alina Tecuţă/Gherasim
Lidia Simon
3:28:23
5   Russia Irina Timofeyeva
Alina Ivanova
Olga Glok
3:28:59
6   United States Deena Kastor
Katie McGregor
Tara Storage
3:34:26
7   Italy Anna Incerti
Vincenza Sicari
Claudia Pinna
3:35:05
8   Colombia Bertha Sánchez
Martha Ronceria
Lina Arias
3:53:14
  Great Britain Michelle Ross-Cope
Wendy Nicholls/Jones
Louise Damen
DNF

ParticipationEdit

The participation of 144 athletes (82 men/62 women) from 37 countries is reported.[5] Although announced, athletes from   Cameroon,   Costa Rica,   Palestine, and   Somalia did not show.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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