2016 European Athletics Championships – Men's 4 × 100 metres relay

The men's 4 x 100 metres relay at the 2016 European Athletics Championships took place at the Olympic Stadium on 9 and 10 July.[1]

Gold and silver medal winners

RecordsEdit

Standing records prior to the 2016 European Athletics Championships
World record   Jamaica
Nesta Carter, Michael Frater
Yohan Blake, Usain Bolt
36.84[2] London, Great Britain 11 August 2012
European record   Great Britain
Jason Gardener, Darren Campbell
Marlon Devonish, Dwain Chambers
37.73[3] Seville, Spain 29 August 1999
Championship record   France
Max Moriniere, Daniel Sangouma
Jean-Charles Trouabal, Bruno Marie-Rose
37.79 Split, Yugoslavia 1 September 1990
World Leading   Canada
Gavin Smellie, Ben Williams
Dontae Richards-Kwok, Justyn Warner
38.11[4][5] Gainesville, United States 2 April 2016
European Leading   Turkey
Emre Zafer Barnes, Jak Ali Harvey
İzzet Safer, Ramil Guliyev
38.31A[6] Erzurum, Turkey 12 June 2016

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Round
9 July 2016 19:40 Round 1
10 July 2016 17:55 Final

All times are local times (UTC+2)

ResultsEdit

Round 1Edit

First 3 in each heat (Q) and 2 best performers (q) advance to the Final.[7]

Rank Heat Nation Athletes Time Notes
1 1   Great Britain James Dasaolu, Adam Gemili, James Ellington, Chijindu Ujah 38.12 Q, EL
2 1   Germany Julian Reus, Sven Knipphals, Robert Hering, Lucas Jakubczyk 38.25 Q, SB
3 1   Italy Massimiliano Ferraro, Federico Cattaneo, Davide Manenti, Filippo Tortu 38.58 Q, SB
4 2   Poland Grzegorz Zimniewicz, Przemysław Słowikowski, Adam Pawłowski, Karol Zalewski 38.64 Q, SB
5 2   Netherlands Giovanni Codrington, Churandy Martina, Patrick van Luijk, Dimitri Juliet 38.78 Q
6 2   France Marvin René, Stuart Dutamby, Mickael-Meba Zeze, Jimmy Vicaut 38.85 Q, SB
7 1    Switzerland Pascal Mancini, Reto Amaru Schenkel, Suganthan Somasunduram, Alex Wilson 38.88 q, SB
8 1   Ukraine Roman Kravtsov, Volodymyr Suprun, Ihor Bodrov, Vitaliy Korzh 39.12 q
9 1   Spain Mauro Triana, Óscar Husillos, Alberto Gavaldá, Ángel David Rodríguez 39.15 SB
10 2   Norway Jonas Tapani Halonen, Jonathan Quarcoo, Håkon Morken, Jaysuma Saidy Ndure 39.35 SB
11 1   Sweden Emil von Barth, Austin Hamilton, Tom Kling-Baptiste, Johan Wissman 39.37 SB
12 2   Portugal Ancuiam Lopes, Francis Obikwelu, David Lima, Carlos Nascimento 39.51
13 1   Ireland Jason Smyth, Eanna Madden, Jonathon Browning, Marcus Lawler 39.52 SB
14 2   Turkey Umutcan Emektaş, Jak Ali Harvey, İzzet Safer, Ramil Guliyev 39.58
15 2   Finland Eetu Rantala, Otto Ahlfors, Samuli Samuelsson, Ville Myllymäki 39.68
16 2   Romania Daniel Budin, Ioan Andrei Melnicescu, Ionut Andrei Neagoe, Cătălin Cîmpeanu 39.98

FinalEdit

[8]

Rank Lane Nation Athletes Time Notes
  5   Great Britain James Dasaolu, Adam Gemili, James Ellington, Chijindu Ujah 38.17
  7   France Marvin René, Stuart Dutamby, Mickael-Meba Zeze, Jimmy Vicaut 38.38 SB
  6   Germany Julian Reus, Sven Knipphals, Roy Schmidt, Lucas Jakubczyk 38.47
4 4   Netherlands Solomon Bockarie, Churandy Martina, Patrick van Luijk, Giovanni Codrington 38.57
5 8   Italy Massimiliano Ferraro, Federico Cattaneo, Davide Manenti, Filippo Tortu 38.69
6 3   Poland Grzegorz Zimniewicz, Przemysław Słowikowski, Adam Pawłowski, Karol Zalewski 38.69
7 1    Switzerland Pascal Mancini, Reto Amaru Schenkel, Suganthan Somasunduram, Alex Wilson 39.11
8 2   Ukraine Roman Kravtsov, Volodymyr Suprun, Ihor Bodrov, Vitaliy Korzh 39.46

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Programme - European Athletics Championships". amsterdam2016.org. Retrieved 2016-06-30.
  2. ^ "All Time Best". International Association of Athletics Federations. Retrieved 2016-06-30.
  3. ^ "European Outdoor Records Men". European Athletic Association. Retrieved 2016-06-30.
  4. ^ "2016 Top List". International Association of Athletics Federations. Retrieved 2016-06-30.
  5. ^ http://sidearm.sites.s3.amazonaws.com/gatorzone.com/documents/2016/4/2/complete_results_college_open.pdf?id=15254
  6. ^ "European Top 30 2016". European Athletic Association. Retrieved 2016-06-30.
  7. ^ Heat 1 results Archived 2016-11-12 at the Wayback Machine, Heat 2 results Archived 2016-11-12 at the Wayback Machine
  8. ^ Final results Archived 2014-10-15 at the Wayback Machine

External linksEdit