2012 European Athletics Championships – Women's 3000 metres steeplechase

The women's 3000 metres steeplechase at the 2012 European Athletics Championships was held at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium on 28 and 30 June.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Gülcan Mıngır
  Turkey
Silver Antje Möldner-Schmidt
  Germany
Bronze Gesa Felicitas Krause
  Germany

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2012 European Athletics Championships
World record   Gulnara Samitova (RUS) 8:58.81 Beijing, PR China 17 August 2008
European record   Gulnara Samitova (RUS) 8:58.81 Beijing, PR China 17 August 2008
Championship record   Yuliya Zarudneva (RUS) 9:17.57 Barcelona, Spain 30 July 2010
World Leading   Milcah Chemos Cheywa (KEN) 9:07.14 Oslo, Norway 7 June 2012
European Leading   Gülcan Mıngır (TUR) 9:13.53 Sofia, Bulgaria 9 June 2012

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
28 June 2012 11:40 Round 1
30 June 2012 19:55 Final

ResultsEdit

Round 1Edit

First 4 in each heat (Q) and 7 best performers (q) advance to the Semifinals.

Rank Heat Lane Name Nationality Time Note
1 2 7 Gülcan Mıngır   Turkey 9:32.39 Q
2 2 5 Antje Möldner-Schmidt   Germany 9:33.47 Q
3 2 13 Gesa Felicitas Krause   Germany 9:35.86 Q
DQ 1 5 Svitlana Shmidt   Ukraine 9:36.77 Q, Doping
DQ 2 3 Lyubov Kharlamova   Russia 9:39.53 Q, Doping
4 1 3 Poļina Jeļizarova   Latvia 9:39.92 Q
5 1 11 Diana Martín   Spain 9:40.02 Q
6 1 4 Natalya Gorchakova   Russia 9:40.09 Q
7 1 8 Clarisse Cruz   Portugal 9:40.30 q, PB
8 2 11 Ancuța Bobocel   Romania 9:40.88 q
9 1 2 Silvia Danekova   Bulgaria 9:42.72 q, PB
10 1 9 Sanaa Koubaa   Germany 9:43.08 q, PB
11 2 12 Stephanie Reilly   Ireland 9:44.15 q, SB
12 2 10 Zulema Fuentes-Pila   Spain 9:54.16 q
13 1 7 Sandra Eriksson   Finland 9:55.58 q
14 1 12 Matylda Szlęzak   Poland 9:56.30
15 1 6 Hattie Dean   Great Britain 9:57.00 SB
16 2 2 Giulia Martinelli   Italy 9:57.19
17 2 1 Vaida Žūsinaitė   Lithuania 9:58.37 PB
18 2 8 Carla Salomé Rocha   Portugal 10:02.00
19 2 9 Özlem Kaya   Turkey 10:11.69
20 2 6 Mariya Shatalova   Ukraine 10:15.69
1 1 Astrid Leutert    Switzerland DNF
1 10 Binnaz Uslu   Turkey DNF Doping
1 13 Marta Domínguez   Spain DNF Doping
2 4 Sviatlana Kudzelich   Belarus DQ

FinalEdit

 
The final underway
Rank Name Nationality Time Note
  Gülcan Mıngır   Turkey 9:32.96
DQ Svitlana Shmidt   Ukraine 9:33.03 Doping
  Antje Möldner-Schmidt   Germany 9:36.37
  Gesa Felicitas Krause   Germany 9:38.20
4 Ancuța Bobocel   Romania 9:41.32
5 Poļina Jeļizarova   Latvia 9:41.38
6 Natalya Gorchakova   Russia 9:42.98
7 Diana Martín   Spain 9:45.36
8 Clarisse Cruz   Portugal 9:47.76
9 Sandra Eriksson   Finland 9:48.19 SB
10 Silvia Danekova   Bulgaria 9:51.45
11 Stephanie Reilly   Ireland 9:53.90
DQ Lyubov Kharlamova   Russia 9:58.44 Doping
12 Sanaa Koubaa   Germany 10:02.33
13 Zulema Fuentes-Pila   Spain 10:05.06

ReferencesEdit