Athletics at the 1985 Summer Universiade

Athletics events were contested at the 1985 Summer Universiade in Kobe, Japan between 29 August and 4 September. New events were women's 10,000 metres and 5000 metres walk.

Athletics at the 1985 Summer Universiade
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DatesAugust 29 – September 4, 1985
Host cityKobe, Japan Japan
VenueKobe Universiade Memorial Stadium
Events42


Medals summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: 0.0 m/s)
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  Chidi Imoh (NGR) 10.22   Andrés Simón (CUB) 10.28   Lee McNeill (USA) 10.33
200 metres
(wind: +0.1 m/s)
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  Leandro Peñalver (CUB) 20.57   Atlee Mahorn (CAN) 20.65   Chang Jae-Keun (KOR) 20.78
400 metres
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  Innocent Egbunike (NGR) 45.10   Roberto Hernández (CUB) 45.41   Sunday Uti (NGR) 45.58
800 metres
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  Ryszard Ostrowski (POL) 1:44.38   Viktor Kalinkin (URS) 1:45.21   John Marshall (USA) 1:45.32
1500 metres
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  Chris McGeorge (GBR) 3:46.22   Adam Dixon (USA) 3:46.29   Dragan Zdravković (YUG) 3:46.78
5000 metres
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  Stefano Mei (ITA) 13:56.48   Carey Nelson (CAN) 13:57.77   Rob Lonergan (CAN) 13:58.02
10,000 metres
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  Keith Brantly (USA) 29:11.24   Jesús Herrera (MEX) 29:11.71   Shuichi Yoneshige (JPN) 29:11.73
Marathon
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  Orlando Pizzolato (ITA) 2:20:06   Salvatore Nicosia (ITA) 2:21:09   Paul Gompers (USA) 2:21:40
110 metres hurdles
(wind: -0.7 m/s)
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  Cletus Clark (USA) 13.57   György Bakos (HUN) 13.72   Keith Talley (USA) 13.76
400 metres hurdles
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  Tagir Zemskov (URS) 49.38   Henry Amike (NGR) 49.70   René Djédjémel Mélédjé (CIV) 49.73
3000 metres steeplechase
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  Franco Boffi (ITA) 8:28.75   Eddie Wedderburn (GBR) 8:28.90   Hans Koeleman (NED) 8:32.19
4 × 100 metres relay
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  Cuba (CUB)
Ricardo Chacón
Leandro Peñalver
Sergio Querol
Andrés Simón
38.76   Canada (CAN)
Rick Jones
Mike Dwyer
Cyprian Enweani
Atlee Mahorn
39.07   United States (USA)
Lee McNeill
Thomas Jefferson
Keith Talley
Mike Morris
Lorenzo Daniel
39.15
4 × 400 metres relay
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  Cuba (CUB)
Lázaro Martínez
Leandro Peñalver
Roberto Ramos
Roberto Hernández
3:02.20   Soviet Union (URS)
Tagir Zemskov
Sergey Kutsebo
Yevgeniy Lomtyev
Vladimir Prosin
3:02.66   United States (USA)
Clarence Daniel
LeRoy Dixson
Dale Laverty
Cedric Vaughans
3:02.68
20 kilometres walk
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  Viktor Mostovik (URS) 1:25:52   Andrey Perlov (URS) 1:25:52   Guillaume LeBlanc (CAN) 1:26:22
High jump
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  Igor Paklin (URS) 2.41   Francisco Centelles (CUB) 2.31   Gerd Nagel (FRG) 2.26
Pole vault
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  Radion Gataullin (URS) 5.75   Philippe Collet (FRA) 5.70   David Volz (USA) 5.60
Long jump
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  Jaime Jefferson (CUB) 8.07   Robert Emmiyan (URS) 8.03   Stanisław Jaskułka (POL) 7.99w
Triple jump
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  Charles Simpkins (USA) 17.86   Alexander Yakovlev (URS) 17.43   John Herbert (GBR) 17.41
Shot put
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  Remigius Machura (TCH) 21.13   Alessandro Andrei (ITA) 20.85   Ventsislav Khristov (BUL) 19.90
Discus throw
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  Luis Delís (CUB) 66.84   Vaclavas Kidykas (URS) 63.12   Juan Martínez Brito (CUB) 63.02
Hammer throw
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  Heinz Weis (FRG) 76.00   Lucio Serrani (ITA) 74.08   Igor Nikulin (URS) 74.04
Javelin throw
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  Dumitru Negoiţă (ROM) 84.62   Wolfram Gambke (FRG) 84.46   Jean-Paul Lakafia (FRA) 82.96
Decathlon
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  Mike Ramos (USA) 8071   Valter Külvet (URS) 7971   Michael Neugebauer (FRG) 7895

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
(wind: 0.0 m/s)
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  Irina Slyusar (URS) 11.22   Anelia Nuneva (BUL) 11.29   Grace Jackson (JAM) 11.35
200 metres
(wind: -2.3 m/s)
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  Grace Jackson (JAM) 22.59   Elżbieta Tomczak (POL) 22.76   Irina Slyusar (URS) 22.86
400 metres
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  Tatyana Alekseyeva (URS) 51.49   Ana Fidelia Quirot (CUB) 52.10   Sadia Showunmi (NGR) 52.78
800 metres
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  Nadezhda Zvyagintseva (URS) 1:58.59   Cristieana Cojocaru (ROM) 1:59.09   Ana Fidelia Quirot (CUB) 1:59.77
1500 metres
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  Svetlana Kitova (URS) 4:07.12   Margareta Keszeg (ROM) 4.07.55   Darlene Beckford (USA) 4:08.84
3000 metres
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  Cathy Branta (USA) 9:02.75   Kathy Hayes (USA) 9:02.92   Angela Chalmers (CAN) 9:03.19
10,000 metres
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  Marina Rodchenkova (URS) 32:58.45   Svetlana Guskova (URS) 32:59.24   Kirsten O'Hara (USA) 33:05.84
Marathon
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  Mami Fukao (JPN) 2:44:55   Patti Gray (USA) 2:46:20   Sylvie Bornet (FRA) 2:48:11
100 metres hurdles
(wind: +0.4 m/s)
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  Ginka Zagorcheva (BUL) 12.71   Nadezhda Korshunova (URS) 12.87   Anne Piquereau (FRA) 12.96
400 metres hurdles
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  Margarita Navickaitė (URS) 55.33   Cristieana Cojocaru (ROM) 55.44   Nawal El Moutawakel (MAR) 55.59
4 × 100 metres relay
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  United States (USA)
Kathrene Wallace
Michelle Finn
Brenda Cliette
Gwen Torrence
43.29   Soviet Union (URS)
Nadezhda Korshunova
Marina Molokova
Irina Slyusar
Yelena Vinogradova
43.43   Bulgaria (BUL)
Silvia Khristova
Anelia Nuneva
Pepa Pavlova
Ginka Zagorcheva
43.57
4 × 400 metres relay
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  Soviet Union (URS)
Margarita Navickaitė
Nadezhda Zvyagintseva
Yelena Korban
Tatyana Alekseyeva
3:25.96   Canada (CAN)
Charmaine Crooks
Esmie Lawrence
Camille Cato
Molly Killingbeck
3:29.06   United States (USA)
Susan Shurr
Sharon Dabney
Tanya McIntosh
Joetta Clark
3:30.41
5000 metres walk
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  Aleksandra Grigoryeva (URS) 22:21.10   Yan Hong (CHN) 22:25.77   Natalya Serbinenko (URS) 22:27.21
High jump
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  Silvia Costa (CUB) 2.01   Lyudmila Petrus (URS) 1.93   Danuta Bułkowska (POL) 1.91
Long jump
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  Irina Valyukevich (URS) 7.04   Silvia Khristova (BUL) 6.62   Marieta Ilcu (ROM) 6.61
Shot put
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  Natalya Lisovskaya (URS) 20.47   Yang Yanqin (CHN) 17.79   Ramona Pagel (USA) 17.46
Discus throw
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  Maritza Martén (CUB) 66.66   Tsvetanka Khristova (BUL) 65.30   Daniela Costian (ROM) 63.20
Javelin throw
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  Ivonne Leal (CUB) 71.82   Beate Peters (FRG) 63.70   María Caridad Colón (CUB) 62.46
Heptathlon
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  Małgorzata Guzowska (POL) 6616   Liliana Năstase (ROM) 6313   Judy Simpson (GBR) 6045

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)41221881
2  United States (USA)25212470
3  Cuba (CUB)98522
4  China (CHN)67619
5  Romania (ROM)510621
6  Japan (JPN)*53715
7  Italy (ITA)46515
8  Bulgaria (BUL)35513
9  North Korea (PRK)3238
10  Netherlands (NED)3148
  South Korea (KOR)3148
12  Poland (POL)3126
13  West Germany (FRG)24915
14  Australia (AUS)2428
15  Nigeria (NGR)2125
16  Hungary (HUN)1438
17  Great Britain (GBR)1236
18  Brazil (BRA)1225
19  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1012
  Jamaica (JAM)1012
21  Canada (CAN)06713
22  France (FRA)0437
23  Yugoslavia (YUG)0123
24  Mexico (MEX)0101
  New Zealand (NZL)0101
  Portugal (POR)0101
  Uruguay (URU)0101
28  Ivory Coast (CIV)0011
  Morocco (MAR)0011
Totals (29 nations)121119126366

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