2009 World Military Track and Field Championships

The 2009 World Military Track and Field Championship was the 43rd edition of the international athletics competition between military sports personnel. The competition was held from 6 to 13 June at the Vasil Levski National Stadium in Sofia, Bulgaria. A total of 398 athletes (318 men and 80 women) from 33 nations competed in the 29-event programme.

43rd World Military Track and Field Championship
Vasil Levski National Stadium in Sofia Entrance area 2012 PD 02.jpg
The host stadium
Dates6 – 13 June
Host citySofia, Bulgaria
VenueVasil Levski National Stadium
Events29
Participation398 athletes from
33 nations

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Samuel Francis (QAT) 10.23   Ryan Moseley (AUT) 10.30   Emanuele Di Gregorio (ITA) 10.32
200 metres   Simone Collio (ITA) 20.84   Eddy De Lépine (FRA) 20.91   Bruno Pacheco (BRA) 20.94
400 metres   Piotr Klimczak (POL) 46.52   Marcin Marciniszyn (POL) 46.62   Wallace Vieira (BRA) 46.71
800 metres   Bram Som (NED) 1:46.98   Mouhcine El Amine (MAR) 1:47.63   Sajjad Moradi (IRI) 1:47.86
1500 metres   Abdelkader Bakhtache (FRA) 3:43.60   Samir Khadar (ALG) 3:44.08   Mohamed Hajjaj (MAR) 3:44.93
5000 metres   James Kwalia (QAT) 13:52.62   Essa Ismail Rashed (QAT) 13:56.53   Rabah Aboud (ALG) 14:01.26
10,000 metres   Essa Ismail Rashed (QAT) 29:13.47   Abraham Niyonkuru (BDI) 29:37.14   El Akhdar Hachani (TUN) 29:42.11
110 metres hurdles   Gregory Sedoc (NED) 13.47   Ji Wei (CHN) 13.56   Yin Jing (CHN) 13.64
400 metres hurdles   Christian Grossenbacher (SUI) 51.26   Thiago Sales (BRA) 51.38   Nate Garcia (USA) 51.82
3000 metres steeplechase   Abdelkader Hachlaf (MAR) 8:35.00   Rabia Makhloufi (ALG) 8:35.73   Abubaker Ali Kamal (QAT) 8:36.87
4×100 m relay   Brazil (BRA)
Renan Oliveira
Bruno Pacheco
Rodrigo Pereira
Nilson André
40.00   Poland (POL)
Piotr Rysiukiewicz
Łukasz Chyła
Marcin Jędrusiński
Kamil Masztak
40.28   Belgium (BEL)
Damien Broothaerts
Adrien Deghelt
Denis Goossens
Kevin Rans
40.36
4×400 m relay   Algeria (ALG)
Miloud Rahmani
Faycal Doukhi
Faycal Cherifi
Hocine Lamada
3:07.95   Poland (POL)
Daniel Dąbrowski
Piotr Rysiukiewicz
Piotr Klimczak
Marcin Marciniszyn
3:08.20   Brazil (BRA)
Thiago Sales
Stefany Sergio da Silva
Wagner Francisco Cardoso
Wallace Vieira
3:11.52
High jump   Artsiom Zaitsau (BLR) 2.26 m   Andrea Bettinelli (ITA) 2.23 m   Peter Horák (SVK) 2.20 m
Pole vault   Kevin Rans (BEL) 5.55 m   Giorgio Piantella (ITA) 5.55 m   Denis Goossens (BEL) 5.55 m
Long jump   Yu Zhenwei (CHN) 7.83 m (w)   Mohammad Arzandeh (IRI) 7.70 m   Boris Bozhinov (BUL) 7.68 m (w)
Triple jump   Momchil Karailiev (BUL) 17.22 m   Ibrahim Mohamed Aboubaker (QAT) 16.47 m   Mohammed Hamdi Awadh (QAT) 16.17 m
Shot put   Ralf Bartels (GER) 20.33 m   Miran Vodovnik (SLO) 19.67 m   Andrei Siniakou (BLR) 19.59 m
Discus throw   Piotr Małachowski (POL) 64.94 m   Musab Ibrahim Al-Momani (JOR) 62.36 m NR   Giovanni Faloci (ITA) 61.77 m
Hammer throw   Pavel Kryvitski (BLR) 78.98 m   Marco Lingua (ITA) 78.80 m   Nicola Vizzoni (ITA) 78.06 m
Javelin throw   Matthias de Zordo (GER) 79.92 m   Mark Frank (GER) 77.76 m   Robert Szpak (POL) 77.50 m

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres   Inna Eftimova (BUL) 11.49   Bettina Müller-Weissina (AUT) 11.53   Marika Popowicz (POL) 11.57
200 metres   Marta Jeschke (POL) 23.31   Marika Popowicz (POL) 23.32   Inna Eftimova (BUL) 23.59
400 metres   Libania Grenot (ITA) 51.29   Vania Stambolova (BUL) 51.47   Claudia Hoffmann (GER) 52.65
800 metres   Élodie Guégan (FRA) 2:02.38   Sylwia Ejdys (POL) 2:02.76   Halima Hachlaf (MAR) 2:02.86
1500 metres   Sylwia Ejdys (POL) 4:17.78   Sophie Duarte (FRA) 4:19.89   Nadia Noujani (MAR) 4:23.90
5000 metres   Federica Dal Ri (ITA) 15:57.20   Chen Xiaofang (CHN) 16:03.75   Kaltoum Bouaasayriya (MAR) 16:10.51
400 metres hurdles   Vania Stambolova (BUL) 55.30   Benedetta Ceccarelli (ITA) 57.67   Madelene Rondón (VEN) 57.77
High jump   Venelina Veneva-Mateeva (BUL) 1.88 m   Mirela Demireva (BUL) 1.85 m   Gu Xuan (CHN) 1.80 m
Long jump   Nina Kolarič (SLO) 6.55 m   Vanessa Seles (BRA) 6.30 m   Petia Dacheva (BUL) 6.25 m (w)

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Bulgaria)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Poland45211
2  Italy43310
3  Bulgaria*4239
4  Qatar3227
5  France2204
6  Germany2114
7  Belarus2013
8  Netherlands2002
9  Brazil1236
10  China1225
11  Algeria1214
12  Morocco1146
13  Slovenia1102
14   Switzerland1001
15  Austria0202
16  Belgium0112
  Iran0112
18  Burundi0101
  Jordan0101
20  United States0022
21  Slovakia0011
  Tunisia0011
  Venezuela0011
Totals (23 nations)29292987

ReferencesEdit

Results

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