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Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Women's 400 metres

These are the official results of the women's 400 metres event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. There were a total number of 41 participating athletes, with six qualifying heats. The finals were held on July 25.[1]

Women's 400 metres
at the Games of the XXV Olympiad
VenueEstadi Olímpic de Montjuïc
Dates1 August 1992 (heats)
2 August 1992 (quarter-finals)
3 August 1992 (semi-finals)
5 August 1992 (final)
Competitors41 from 29 nations
Winning time48.83
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Marie-José Pérec
 France
2nd, silver medalist(s) Olha Bryzhina
 Unified Team
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Ximena Restrepo
 Colombia
← 1988
1996 →

MedalistsEdit

RecordsEdit

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in seconds) prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics.

World Record 47.60   Marita Koch Canberra (AUS) October 6, 1985
Olympic Record 48.65   Olga Bryzgina Seoul (KOR) September 26, 1988

FinalEdit

RANK FINAL TIME
    Marie-José Pérec (FRA) 48.83
    Olga Bryzgina (EUN) 49.05
    Ximena Restrepo (COL) 49.64
4.   Olga Nazarova (EUN) 49.69
5.   Jillian Richardson (CAN) 49.93
6.   Rochelle Stevens (USA) 50.11
7.   Sandie Richards (JAM) 50.19
8.   Phylis Smith (GBR) 50.87

SemifinalsEdit

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Marie-José Pérec (FRA) 49.48
2.   Ximena Restrepo (COL) 49.76
3.   Olga Bryzgina (EUN) 49.76
4.   Phylis Smith (GBR) 50.40
5.   Jearl Miles (USA) 50.57
6.   Natasha Kaiser (USA) 50.60
7.   Michelle Lock (AUS) 50.78
8.   Yelena Ruzina (EUN) 51.30


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Jillian Richardson (CAN) 50.02
2.   Olga Nazarova (EUN) 50.31
3.   Sandie Richards (JAM) 50.35
4.   Rochelle Stevens (USA) 50.37
5.   Norfalia Carabali (COL) 51.75
6.   Sandra Douglas (GBR) 51.96
7.   Renée Poetschka (AUS) 52.09
8.   Elsa Devassoigne (FRA) 52.85

QuarterfinalsEdit

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Ximena Restrepo (COL) 50.63
2.   Olga Bryzgina (EUN) 50.68
3.   Natasha Kaiser (USA) 50.71
4.   Sandra Douglas (GBR) 51.41
5.   Cathy Freeman (AUS) 51.52
6.   Aïssatou Tandian (SEN) 52.39
7.   Jayamini Illeperuma (SRI) 53.55
8.   Judit Forgács (HUN) 54.24


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Jillian Richardson (CAN) 50.95
2.   Jearl Miles (USA) 51.27
3.   Olga Nazarova (EUN) 51.30
4.   Michelle Lock (AUS) 51.71
5.   Anja Rücker (GER) 52.05
6.   Juliet Campbell (JAM) 52.12
7.   Tina Paulino (MOZ) 52.34
8.   Ruth Morris (ISV) 54.92


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.   Phylis Smith (GBR) 51.32
2.   Elsa Devassoigne (FRA) 51.75
3.   Renée Poetschka (AUS) 52.05
4.   Yelena Ruzina (EUN) 52.23
5.   Julia Merino (ESP) 52.43
6.   Claudine Williams (JAM) 52.84
7.   Susie Tanéfo (CMR) 53.78
8.   Noodang Phimpho (THA) 54.90


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1.   Rochelle Stevens (USA) 50.70
2.   Sandie Richards (JAM) 50.76
3.   Marie-José Pérec (FRA) 50.89
4.   Norfalia Carabali (COL) 51.65
5.   Myra Mayberry (PUR) 53.37
6.   Lorraine Hanson (GBR) 53.60
7.   Zoila Stewart (CRC) 53.60
8.   Alimata Koné (CIV) 53.80

HeatsEdit

RANK HEAT 1 TIME
1.   Natasha Kaiser (USA) 51.41
2.   Ximena Restrepo (COL) 52.34
3.   Julia Merino (ESP) 52.90
4.   Juliet Campbell (JAM) 53.69
5.   Ruth Morris (ISV) 54.37
6.   Prisca Philip (BAR) 55.09
7.   Fanta Dao (MLI) 1:01.97


RANK HEAT 2 TIME
1.   Sandie Richards (JAM) 52.56
2.   Jearl Miles (USA) 52.79
3.   Sandra Douglas (GBR) 52.91
4.   Jayamini Illeperuma (SRI) 54.14
5.   Charmaine Gilgeous (ANT) 55.48
6.   Shermaine Ross (GRN) 55.49


RANK HEAT 3 TIME
1.   Elsa Devassoigne (FRA) 52.07
2.   Olga Bryzgina (EUN) 52.44
3.   Michelle Lock (AUS) 52.49
4.   Lorraine Hanson (GBR) 52.66
5.   Tina Paulino (MOZ) 52.93
6.   Zoila Stewart (CRC) 53.72
7.   Mary-Estelle Kapalu (VAN) 55.75


RANK HEAT 4 TIME
1.   Jillian Richardson (CAN) 51.99
2.   Olga Nazarova (EUN) 52.09
3.   Norfalia Carabali (COL) 52.18
4.   Anja Rücker (GER) 52.24
5.   Aïssatou Tandian (SEN) 52.29
6.   Susie Tanéfo (CMR) 53.37
7.   Jacqueline Solíz (BOL) 56.78


RANK HEAT 5 TIME
1.   Phylis Smith (GBR) 53.59
2.   Marie-José Pérec (FRA) 53.64
3.   Cathy Freeman (AUS) 53.70
4.   Myra Mayberry (PUR) 53.75
5.   Judit Forgács (HUN) 54.87
6.   Ngozi Mwanamwambwa (ZAM) 54.88
7.   Melrose Mansaray (SLE) 55.67


RANK HEAT 6 TIME
1.   Rochelle Stevens (USA) 52.42
2.   Renée Poetschka (AUS) 52.85
3.   Yelena Ruzina (EUN) 52.94
4.   Claudine Williams (JAM) 52.97
5.   Alimata Koné (CIV) 53.76
6.   Noodang Pimpol (THA) 54.28
7.   Ruth Mangue (GEQ) 1:03.32

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1992 Barcelona Summer Games: Women's 400 metres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 5 August 2017.

External linksEdit