Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the 2013 World Championships in Athletics

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (often referred to as Great Britain) competed at the 2013 World Championships in Athletics from August 10 to August 18 in Moscow, Russia. A team of 60 athletes was announced to represent the country at the event.[1] The team finished with three gold medals and three bronze.[2]

Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the
2013 World Championships in Athletics
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
IAAF codeGBR
in Moscow
Competitors60
Medals
Ranked 7th
Gold
3
Silver
0
Bronze
3
Total
6
World Championships in Athletics appearances (overview)
2011
2015

MedallistsEdit

The following British competitors won medals at the Championships

Medal Name Event Date
  Gold Mo Farah 10,000 metres 10 August
  Gold Christine Ohuruogu 400 metres 12 August
  Gold Mo Farah 5000 metres 16 August
  Bronze Margaret Adeoye
Eilidh Child
Shana Cox
Christine Ohuruogu
4 × 400 metres relay 17 August
  Bronze Tiffany Porter 100 metres Hurdles 17 August
  Bronze Hayley Jones
Annabelle Lewis
Ashleigh Nelson
Dina Asher Smith
4 × 100 metres relay 18 August

ResultsEdit

(q – qualified, NM – no mark, SB – season best)

MenEdit

Track eventsEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Harry Aikines-Aryeetey 100 metres BYE 10.16 3 Q 10.34 7 Did not advance
Dwain Chambers 100 metres BYE 10.14 3 Q 10.15 6 Did not advance
James Dasaolu 100 metres BYE 10.20 4 q 9.97 3 q 10.21 8
James Ellington 200 metres 20.55 1 Q 20.44 4 Did not advance
Adam Gemili 200 metres 20.17 PB 1 Q 19.98 PB 1 Q 20.08 5
Delano Williams 200 metres 20.72 2 Q 20.61 7 Did not advance
Nigel Levine 400 metres 45.41 4 Q 45.60 6 Did not advance
Andrew Osagie 800 metres 1:46.16 3 Q 1:44.85 SB 4 q 1:44.36 SB 5
Michael Rimmer 800 metres 1:45.47 3 Q 1:47.06 6 Did not advance
Chris O'Hare 1500 metres 3:38.86 8 q 3:43.58 4 Q 3:46.04 12
Mo Farah 5000 metres 13:23.93 5 Q 12:26.98  
Mo Farah 10,000 metres 27:21.71 SB  
William Sharman 110 metres hurdles 13.51 3 Q 13.34 5 q 13.30 5
Dai Greene 400 metres hurdles 49.79 4 Q 49.25 5 Did not advance
Sebastian Rodger 400 metres hurdles 49.66 5 q 49.32 6 Did not advance
Rhys Williams 400 metres hurdles 49.85 4 Q 49.29 4 Did not advance
James Wilkinson 3000 metres steeplechase 8:35.07 9 Did not advance
Alex Wright 20 kilometres walk 1:26:40 31
Harry Aikines-Aryeetey
James Dasaolu
James Ellington
Adam Gemili
Dwain Chambers
Richard Kilty
4 × 100 metres relay 38.12 SB 1 Q DSQ DSQ
Nigel Levine
Michael Bingham
Luke Lennon-Ford
Martyn Rooney
Conrad Williams
Delano Williams
4 × 400 metres relay 3:00.50 SB 2 Q 3:00.88 4

Field eventsEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Greg Rutherford Long Jump 7.81 14 Did not advance
Robbie Grabarz High jump 2.29 1 q 2.29 8
Steve Lewis Pole Vault NM Did not advance
Brett Morse Discus Throw 7.87 14 Did not advance

Decathlon

WomenEdit

Track eventsEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Asha Philip 100 metres 11.29 3 Q 11.35 7 Did not advance
Anyika Onuora 200 metres 23.36 4 Did not advance
Jodie Williams 200 metres 23.00 4 q 23.21 7 Did not advance
Christine Ohuruogu 400 metres 50.20 1 Q 49.75 SB 1 Q 49.41 NR  
Jessica Judd 800 metres 2:01.48 5 Did not advance
Laura Muir 800 metres 2:00.80 3 Q 2:00.83 7 Did not advance
Marilyn Okoro 800 metres 1:59.43 2 Q 2:02.26 7 Did not advance
Hannah England 1500 metres 4:08.05 3 Q 4:06.80 5 Q 4:04.98 4
Laura Weightman 1500 metres 4:14.38 11 Did not advance
Tiffany Porter 100 metres Hurdles 12.72 1 Q 12.63 SB 1 Q 12.55 PB  
Perri Shakes Drayton 400 metres Hurdles 54.42 1 Q 53.93 1 Q 56.25 7
Eilidh Child 400 metres Hurdles 55.17 2 Q 54.32 3 Q 54.86 5
Meghan Beesley 400 metres Hurdles 55.45 2 Q 54.97 PB 6 Did not advance
Eilish McColgan 3000 metres Steeplechase 9:35.82 PB 7 q 9:37.33 10
Sonia Samuels Marathon 2:39:03 SB 16
Susan Partridge Marathon 2:36:24 10
Asha Philip
Hayley Jones
Annabelle Lewis
Ashleigh Nelson
Bianca Williams
Dina Asher-Smith
Jodie Williams
4 × 100 metres relay 42.75 1 Q 42.87  
Margaret Adeoye
Eilidh Child
Shana Cox
Kirsten McAslan
Kelly Massey
Christine Ohuruogu
Victoria Ohuruogu
Anyika Onuora
Perri Shakes Drayton
4 × 400 metres relay 3:25.39 1 Q 3:22.61 SB  
Katarina Johnson-Thompson Heptathlon
Event Results Points Rank
100 m hurdles 13.49 1052 7
High jump 1.83 1016 7
Shot put 11.52 629 31
200 m 23.37 PB 1042 2
Long jump 6.56 PB 1027 2
Javelin throw 40.86 PB 684 19
800 m 2:07.64 PB 999 3
Total 6449 PB 5

Field eventsEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Shara Proctor Long Jump 6.85 1 Q 6.79 6
Lorraine Ugen Long jump NM Did not advance
Sophie Hitchon Hammer Throw 68.56 19 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Athletes – 14th IAAF World Championships, IAAF, 12 August 2013, retrieved 12 August 2013
  2. ^ "World Athletics 2013: GB has bright future, says team chief". BBC Sport. Retrieved 2013-08-19.