Sweden at the 2016 European Athletics Championships

Sweden competed at the 2016 European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam, Netherlands, from 6–10 July 2016. The Swedish federation has nominated a total of 62 athletes to compete at the championships.[1]

Sweden at the
2016 European Athletics Championships
Flag of Sweden.svg
WA codeSWE
National federationSvenska Friidrottsförbundet
Websitewww.friidrott.se
in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Competitors60
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
4
European Athletics Championships appearances

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Event Date
  Silver Michel Tornéus Men's long jump 7 July
  Silver Meraf Bahta Women's 5000 metres 9 July
  Bronze Angelica Bengtsson Women's pole vault 9 July
  Bronze Lovisa Lindh Women's 800 metres 9 July

MenEdit

Track and roadEdit

Event Athletes Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
200 metres Tom Kling-Baptiste 21.06 =13 q 21.34 22 Did not advance
Johan Wissman 20.96 8 q DNF Did not advance
800 metres Kalle Berglund 1:49.65 18 Did not advance
1500 metres Jonas Leandersson 3:44.09 24 N/A Did not advance
Johan Rogestedt DSQ N/A Did not advance
3000 m steeplechase Emil Blomberg 8:34.41 PB 14 q N/A 8:48.98 13
Elmar Engholm 8:55.21 21 N/A Did not advance
Half marathon Mikael Ekvall N/A
Mustafa Mohamed N/A
David Nilsson N/A
Fredrik Uhrbom N/A
4 × 100 m relay Emil von Barth
Tom Kling-Baptiste
Austin Hamilton
Johan Wissman
Erik Hagberg (reserve)
39.37 11 N/A Did not advance
4 × 400 m relay Axel Bergrahm
Erik Martinsson
Felix Francois
Adam Danielsson
Dennis Forsman (reserve)
3:04.95 11 N/A Did not advance

FieldEdit

Event Athletes Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Pole vault Melker Svärd Jacobsson 5.50 =9 q DNS
Long jump Michel Tornéus 8.19w 1 Q 8.21w  
Shot put Leif Arrhenius 18.64 =23 Did not advance
Discus throw Niklas Arrhenius 61.63 19 Did not advance
Axel Härstedt NM Did not advance
Daniel Ståhl 65.78 2 Q 64.77 5
Javelin throw Kim Amb 80.70 12 q 79.36 7
Gabriel Wallin 76.00 23 Did not advance
Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Markus Nilsson Result
Points
Fredrik Samuelsson Result
Points

WomenEdit

Track and roadEdit

Event Athletes Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
200 metres Pernilla Nilsson 24.18 25 Did not advance
800 metres Lovisa Lindh 2:01.77 2 Q 2:00.66 3 q 2:00.37 PB  
Anna Silvander 2:03.95 13 Q 2:03.37 22 Did not advance
5000 metres Meraf Bahta N/A 15:20.54  
10,000 metres Sarah Lahti N/A 32:14.17 9
100 m hurdles Susanna Kallur 13.01 2 Q 12.96 8 Did not advance
Elin Westerlund DNF Did not advance
400 m hurdles Frida Persson 58.26 18 Did not advance
3000 m steeplechase Maria Larsson 9:50.16 PB 19 N/A Did not advance
Half marathon Frida Lundén N/A
Emma Nordling N/A
Cecilia Norrbom N/A
4 × 100 m relay Elin Östlund
Emilia Killander
Isabelle Eurenius
Pernilla Nilsson
Gladys Bamane (reserve)
44.27 11 N/A Did not advance

FieldEdit

Event Athletes Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
High jump Erika Kinsey 1.85 22 Did not advance
Sofie Skoog 1.89 =5 q 1.89 =9
Pole vault Angelica Bengtsson 4.45 8 q 4.65  
Lisa Gunnarsson 4.00 =23 Did not advance
Michaela Meijer 4.45 7 q 4.55 5
Long jump Erica Jarder 6.33 =19 Did not advance
Malin Marmbrandt 6.33w =19 Did not advance
Khaddi Sagnia 6.47 10 q 6.59 6
Shot put Fanny Roos 16.11 20 Did not advance
Discus throw Sofia Larsson 56.02 16 Did not advance
Julia Viberg 52.82 24 Did not advance
Hammer throw Tracey Andersson 68.08 11 q 67.08 11
Marinda Petersson 64.65 23 Did not advance
Javelin throw Sofi Flink 54.38 23 Did not advance
Anna Wessman 54.02 24 Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Startsida".