Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Women's long jump

The women's long jump competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens was held at the Olympic Stadium on 25–27 August.[1]

Women's long jump
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
VenueOlympic Stadium
Date25–27 August
Competitors39 from 27 nations
Winning distance7.07
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Tatyana Lebedeva  Russia
2nd, silver medalist(s) Irina Simagina  Russia
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tatyana Kotova  Russia
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Competition formatEdit

The competition consisted of two rounds, qualification and final. In qualification, each athlete jumped three times (stopping early if they made the qualifying distance). At least the top twelve athletes moved on to the final; if more than twelve reached the qualifying distance, all who did so advanced. Distances were reset for the final round. Finalists jumped three times, after which the eight best jumped three more times (with the best distance of the six jumps counted).[2]

ScheduleEdit

All times are Greece Standard Time (UTC+2)

Date Time Round
Wednesday, 25 August 2004 21:20 Qualification
Friday, 27 August 2004 20:00 Final

RecordsEdit

Prior to the competition, the existing World and Olympic records were as follows.

World record   Galina Chistyakova (URS) 7.52 m Leningrad, Soviet Union 11 June 1988
Olympic record   Jackie Joyner-Kersee (USA) 7.40 m Seoul, South Korea 29 September 1988

No new records were set during the competition.

ResultsEdit

Qualifying roundEdit

Rule: Qualifying standard 6.65 (Q) or at least 12 best qualified (q).

Rank Group Name Nationality #1 #2 #3 Result Notes
1 B Tatyana Lebedeva   Russia 6.95 6.95 Q
2 B Bronwyn Thompson   Australia 6.63 x 6.80 6.80 Q, =SB
3 B Tatyana Kotova   Russia 6.79 6.79 Q
4 A Irina Simagina   Russia 6.75 6.75 Q
5 B Carolina Klüft   Sweden 6.73 6.73 Q
6 A Jade Johnson   Great Britain x 5.01 6.71 6.71 Q
7 A Marion Jones   United States x 6.70 6.70 Q
8 A Bianca Kappler   Germany 6.59 6.36 6.69 6.69 Q
9 A Anju Bobby George   India 6.69 6.69 Q
10 A Grace Upshaw   United States 6.55 6.68 6.68 Q
11 A Yelena Kashcheyeva   Kazakhstan x 6.43 6.57 6.57 q
12 A Tünde Vaszi   Hungary 6.41 6.55 6.36 6.55 q
13 A Ineta Radēviča   Latvia 6.53 6.42 6.53 SB
14 A Jackie Edwards   Bahamas x 6.53 x 6.53
14 B Wang Lina   China 6.53 x x 6.53
16 B Heli Koivula Kruger   Finland x 6.49 6.50 6.50
17 A Ioanna Kafetzi   Greece 6.49 x 6.41 6.49
18 B Adina Anton   Romania 6.45 6.47 6.14 6.47
19 A Guan Yingnan   China 6.38 6.46 x 6.46
20 B Rose Richmond   United States 6.46 6.14 6.29 6.46
21 A Antoniya Yordanova   Bulgaria 6.45 6.31 6.28 6.45
22 A Kene Ndoye   Senegal 6.10 6.25 6.45 6.45
23 B Stiliani Pilatou   Greece 6.42 x 6.27 6.42
24 B Valentīna Gotovska   Latvia x 6.41 6.40 6.41
25 A Denisa Ščerbová   Czech Republic 6.31 6.39 x 6.39
26 B Zita Ajkler   Hungary 6.39 6.25 x 6.39
27 B Anastasiya Juravleva   Uzbekistan x 6.39 x 6.39
28 A Fiona May   Italy 6.24 6.36 6.38 6.38
29 A Eunice Barber   France 6.28 6.37 6.35 6.37
30 B Yudelkis Fernández   Cuba 6.36 6.28 6.19 6.36
31 B Keila Costa   Brazil x 6.33 6.26 6.33
32 B Niki Xanthou   Greece x 6.31 6.27 6.31
33 A Lerma Gabito   Philippines 6.31 5.96 6.13 6.31
34 B Maho Hanaoka   Japan 4.67 x 6.31 6.31
35 B Liang Shuyan   China x 5.92 x 5.92
36 A Tina Čarman   Slovenia x x 5.72 5.72
37 B Svetlana Pessova   Turkmenistan x 5.64 5.58 5.64
A Alina Militaru   Romania x NM
B Niurka Montalvo   Spain x x x NM

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality 1 2 3 4 5 6 Result Notes
  Tatyana Lebedeva   Russia x 7.07 x 6.82 7.05 x 7.07
  Irina Simagina   Russia 7.05 7.02 x x x x 7.05
  Tatyana Kotova   Russia 7.05 x 6.84 6.70 x 6.76 7.05 SB
4 Bronwyn Thompson   Australia 6.79 x 6.92 6.96 x 6.70 6.96 SB
5 Anju Bobby George   India 6.83 6.75 x 6.68 6.61 x 6.83 NR
6 Jade Johnson   Great Britain 6.74 6.80 x x x 6.67 6.80 PB
7 Tünde Vaszi   Hungary 6.73 6.53 6.64 6.59 x 6.63 6.73 SB
8 Bianca Kappler   Germany 6.26 6.49 6.66 6.66
9 Grace Upshaw   United States 6.64 x 6.64 6.64
10 Carolina Klüft   Sweden 6.63 6.62 x 6.63
11 Yelena Kashcheyeva   Kazakhstan x 6.53 6.27 6.53
Marion Jones   United States x 6.85 6.82 6.73 x 6.63 6.85 DSQ

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics". Athens 2004. IAAF. Retrieved 12 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Athletics at the 2004 Athens Summer Games: Women's Long Jump". Athens 2004. Sports Reference. Retrieved 13 February 2015.

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