Belarus at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics

Belarus will compete at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics from 15–23 August. A team of 26 athletes was announced in preparation for the competition. Selected athletes have achieved one of the competition's qualifying standards. Among the stronger members of the team are reigning Olympic hammer throw champion Aksana Miankova and 2008 Olympic silver medallists Andrei Krauchanka and Natallia Mikhnevich.[1]

Belarus at the
2009 World Championships in Athletics
Flag of Belarus (1995–2012).svg
IAAF codeBLR
National federationBelarus Athletic Federation
in Berlin
Competitors26
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
World Championships in Athletics appearances
2007
2011

Team selectionEdit

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Track and road events
Event Athletes Heat Round 1 Heat Round 2 Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
110 m hurdles Maksim Lynsha 13.61 18 q - 13.46 PB 14 Did not advance
20 km walk Dzianis Simanovich - 1:23.36 22
Field events
Event Athletes Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Triple jump Dzmitry Dziatsuk 16.58 23 Did not advance
High jump Artsiom Zaitsau 2.15 28 Did not advance
Shot put Yury Bialou 19.75 9 Did not advance
Pavel Lyzhyn 20.72 2 Q 20.98 PB 6
Andrei Mikhnevich 20.65 1 Q 20.74 7
Javelin throw Aliaksandr Ashomka 76.85 25 Did not advance
Hammer throw Pavel Kryvitski 77.85 2 Q 76.00 8
Dzmitry Shako 71.80 14 Did not advance
Yury Shayunou 71.37 12 Did not advance
Decathlon Andrei Krauchanka - 8281 10

WomenEdit

Track and road events
Event Athletes Heat Round 1 Heat Round 2 Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
100 m Yulia Nestsiarenka DNS
200 m Alena Kievich 23.59 30 - Did not advance
4 × 100 m relay Hanna Bahdanovich
Yulia Bulykina
Aksana Drahun
Alena Kievich
Yulia Nestsiarenka
20 km walk Sniazhana Yurchanka - 1:34.57 15
Field and combined events
Event Athletes Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Long jump Nastassia Mironchyk 6.55 9 q 6.29 11
Shot put Natallia Mikhnevich 19.12 3 Q 19.66 4
Discus throw Iryna Yatchenko NM Did not advance
Ellina Zvereva NM Did not advance
Javelin throw Maryna Novik 56.44 21 Did not advance
Hammer throw Aksana Miankova 69.58 13 Did not advance
Darya Pchelnik 69.58 15 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Belarus announces team for Berlin Archived August 5, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. IAAF (2009-08-03). Retrieved on 2009-08-04.

External linksEdit