Vanuatu at the World Athletics Championships

Vanuatu has competed at every edition of the IAAF World Athletics Championships since its inception in 1983. Its competing country code is VAN. The country has not won any medals at the competition and as of 2017 no Vanuatuan athlete has progressed beyond the first round of an event.[1]

Vanuatu at the
World Championships in Athletics
Flag of Vanuatu.svg
IAAF codeVAN
National federationAthletics Vanuatu
Websiteathletics-oceania.com/vanuatu/
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
World Championships in Athletics appearances

2009Edit

Vanuatu competed at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics from 15–23 August. A team of 2 athletes was announced in preparation for the competition.[2]

Event Athletes
Women's 100 metres Elis Lapenmal
Men's 800 metres Arnold Sorina

2011Edit

Vanuatu competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea. A team of 2 athletes was announced to represent the country in the event.[3]

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Arnold Sorina 400 metres 48.76 SB 32 Did not advance
Susan Tama 100 metres 13.29 (PB) 26 Did not advance

2013Edit

Vanuatu competed at the 2013 World Championships in Athletics in Moscow, Russia, from 10–18 August 2013. A team of one athlete was announced to represent the country in the event.[4]

Athlete Event Preliminaries Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Daniel Philimon 100 metres 11.53 23 Did not advance

2015Edit

Vanuatu competed at the 2015 World Championships in Athletics in Beijing, China, from 22–30 August 2015.

Athlete Event Preliminary Round Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Womel Brandy Mento 100 metres 11.17 PB 18 Did not advance[5]

2017Edit

Vanuatu will compete at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics in London, Great Britain, from 4–13 August 2017.[6]

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Paul Nalau 200 metres DQ Did not advance

2019Edit

Vanuatu will compete at the 2019 World Championships in Athletics in Doha, Qatar, from 27 September 2019.[7]

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Tikie Terry Mael 400 metres Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 - Statistics Handbook. IAAF (2019). Retrieved 2019-09-26.
  2. ^ Entry list. IAAF (2009-07-30). Retrieved on 2009-08-16.
  3. ^ IAAF (August 21, 2011), Entry Lists by Country (PDF), retrieved August 21, 2011
  4. ^ Athletes – 14th IAAF World Championships, IAAF, 12 August 2013, retrieved 12 August 2013
  5. ^ "Men's 100 metres qualification results" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 29 August 2015.
  6. ^ "Athletes by event and season best" (PDF). iaaf.org. Retrieved 2017-07-30.
  7. ^ "Athletes by event and season best" (PDF). iaaf.org. Retrieved 2017-07-30.