Athletics at the 2004 Summer Paralympics – Women's 5000 metres T54

Women's 5000m races for class T54 wheelchair athletes at the 2004 Summer Paralympics were held in the Athens Olympic Stadium on 19 and 21 September.[1] The event consisted of 2 heats and a final, and was won by Wakako Tsuchida, representing  Japan.[2]

Women's 5,000m T54
at the XII Paralympic Games
VenueAthens Olympic Stadium
Dates19–21 September 2004
Competitors15 from 9 nations
Winning time11:59.51
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Wakako Tsuchida  Japan
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Edith Hunkeler  Switzerland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Cheri Blauwet  United States

1st roundEdit

Qualified for next round
Heat 1

19 Sept. 2004, 21:15

Rank Athlete Time Notes
1   Wakako Tsuchida (JPN) 11:59.74 PR
2   Sandra Graf (SUI) 11:59.94
3   Christie Dawes (AUS) 12:00.07
4   Cheri Blauwet (USA) 12:00.07
5   Samira Berri (TUN) 13:48.04
  Patrice Dockery (IRL) DNF
  Ariadne Hernández (MEX) DNF
Heat 2

19 Sept. 2004, 21:35

Rank Athlete Time Notes
1   Diane Roy (CAN) 12:18.99
2   Edith Hunkeler (SUI) 12:19.25
3   Kazu Hatanaka (JPN) 12:19.66
4   Eliza Stankovic (AUS) 12:21.08
5   Yumi Kawashima (JPN) 12:53.38
6   Souad Chamsi (TUN) 12:53.87
7   Ivonne Reyes (MEX) 12:54.07
  Angela Dilone (DOM) DNF

Final roundEdit

21 Sept. 2004, 18:35

Rank Athlete Time Notes
    Wakako Tsuchida (JPN) 11:59.51 PR
    Edith Hunkeler (SUI) 11:59.69
    Cheri Blauwet (USA) 12:00.04
4   Diane Roy (CAN) 12:00.07
5   Ariadne Hernández (MEX) 12:03.42
6   Sandra Graf (SUI) 12:10.50
7   Eliza Stankovic (AUS) 12:18.46
8   Souad Chamsi (TUN) 12:33.40
9   Patrice Dockery (IRL) 12:50.84
10   Christie Dawes (AUS) 12:50.86
11   Ivonne Reyes (MEX) 12:51.67
12   Yumi Kawashima (JPN) 12:52.28
13   Samira Berri (TUN) 14:47.80
  Kazu Hatanaka (JPN) DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2004 Summer Paralympics - Schedule - Athletics". Athens 2004 Paralympic Games. Archived from the original on 25 October 2004. Retrieved 13 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Women's 5,000m - T54". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 13 October 2012.