1993_World_Championships_in_Athletics

1993 World Championships in Athletics

The 4th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held in the Gottlieb Daimler Stadium, Stuttgart, Germany between August 13 and August 22.

The 1993 World Championships was the final time the women's 3000 m would be contested. At subsequent Championships the race was replaced by the longer 5000 m.

Men's Results

Track

1987 | 1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997
100 m

9.87
(AR)

9.92

9.99
200 m

19.85
(CR/AR)

19.94

19.99
400 m

43.65

44.13

44.54
800 m

1:44.71

1:44.86

1:44.89
1,500 m

3:34.24

3:35.56

3:35.96
5,000 m

13:02.75

13:03.17

13:05.40
10,000 m

27:46.02

27:46.54

28:06.02
Marathon

2:13:57

2:14:11

2:15:12
110 m hurdles

12.91
(WR)

13.00

13.06
400 m hurdles

47.18

47.60

47.62
3,000 m steeplech.

8:06.36
(CR)

8:07.53

8:08.78
20 km walk

1:22:31

1:23:06

1:23:18
50 km walk

3:41:41

3:42:02

3:42:50
4x100 m relay

Jon Drummond
Andre Cason
Dennis Mitchell
Leroy Burrell
37.48
Colin Jackson
Tony Jarrett
John Regis
Linford Christie
37.77
(AR)

Robert Esmie
Glenroy Gilbert
Bruny Surin
Atlee Mahorn
37.83
(NR)
4x400 m relay

Andrew Valmon
Quincy Watts
Butch Reynolds
Michael Johnson
2:54.29
(WR)

Kennedy Ochieng
Simon Kemboi
Abednego Matilu
Samson Kitur
2:59.82
Rico Lieder
Karsten Just
Olaf Hense
Thomas Schönlebe
2:59.99

Field

1987 | 1991 | 1993 | 1995 | 1997
Long jump

8.59

8.16

8.15
Triple jump

17.86

17.65

17.44
High jump

2.40
(CR)

2.37

2.37
Pole vault
rowspan="2" rowspan="2"|6.00
(CR)
rowspan="2" rowspan="2"|5.90
(AR)

rowspan="2"|5.80
Shot put

21.97

21.80

20.40
Discus throw

67.72

66.90

66.12
Hammer throw

81.64
(AR)

79.88

79.54
Javelin throw

85.98
(CR)

84.78

82.96
Decathlon

8817
(CR)

8724

8548

Michael Stulce of the United States finished third in the shot put, but was later disqualified after testing positive for excess testosterone and mestenolone.

Women's Results

Track

1987 |1991 |1993 |1995 |1997
100 m
Details
Gail Devers
10.82
CR
Merlene Ottey
10.82
CR
Gwen Torrence
10.89
200 m
Details
Merlene Ottey
21.98 Gwen Torrence
22.00 Irina Privalova
22.13
400 m
Details
Jearl Miles-Clark
49.82 Natasha Kaiser-Brown
50.17 Sandie Richards
50.44
800 m
Details
Maria de Lurdes Mutola
1:55.43
AR
Lyubov Gurina
1:57.10 Ella Kovacs
1:57.92
1,500 m
Details
Liu Dong
4:00.50 Sonia O'Sullivan
4:03.48 Hassiba Boulmerka
4:04.29
3,000 m
Details
Qu Yunxia
8:28.71
CR
Zhang Linli
8:29.25 Zhang Lirong
8:31.95
10,000 m
Details
Wang Junxia
30:49.30
CR
Zhong Huandi
31:12.55 Sally Barsosio
31:15.38
Marathon
Details
Junko Asari
2:30:03 Manuela Machado
2:30.54 Tomoe Abe
2:31:01
100 m Hurdles
Details
Gail Devers
12.46
AR
Marina Azyabina
12.60 Lynda Tolbert
12.67
400 m Hurdles
Details
Sally Gunnell
52.74
WR
Sandra Farmer-Patrick
52.79
AR
Margarita Ponomaryova
53.48
10 km Walk
Details
Sari Essayah
42:59 Ileana Salvador
43:08 Encarna Granados
43:21
4 x 100 m relay
Details
Olga Bogoslovskaya, Galina Maltchouguina, Natalya Voronova, Irina Privalova
41.49
CR
Michelle Finn, Gwen Torrence, Wendy Vereen, Gail Devers
41.49
CR
Michelle Freeman, Juliet Campbell, Nicole Mitchell, Merlene Ottey
41.94
4 x 400 m relay
Details
Gwen Torrence, Maicel Malone-Wallace, Natasha Kaiser, Jearl Miles-Clark
3:16.71
CR
Yelena Rouzina, Tatyana Alekseyeva, Margarita Ponomaryova, Irina Privalova
3:18.38 Linda Keough, Phylis Smith, Tracy Goddard, Sally Gunnell
3:23.41

Field

1987 |1991 |1993 |1995 |1997
Long Jump
Details
Heike Drechsler
7.11 Larisa Berezhnaya
6.98 Renata Nielsen
6.76
Triple Jump
Details
Anna Biryukova
15.09
WR
Yolanda Chen
14.70 Iva Prandzheva
14.23
High Jump
Details
Ioamnet Quintero
1.99 Silvia Costa
1.97 Sigrid Kirchmann
1.97
Shot Put
Details
Huang Zhihong
20.57 Svetlana Krivelyova
19.97 Kathrin Neimke
19.71
Discus
Details
Olga Chernyavskaya
67.40 Daniela Costian
65.36 Min Chunfeng
65.26
Javelin
Details
Trine Hattestad
69.18 Karen Forkel
65.80 Natalya Shikolenko
65.64
Heptathlon
Details
Jackie Joyner-Kersee
6837 Sabine Braun
6797 Svetlana Buraga
6635

Medal table by country

1. 13 7 5 25
2. 4 2 2 8
3. 3 8 5 16
4= 3 3 4 10
4= 3 3 4 10
6. 2 2 4 8
7. 2 1 2 5
8. 2 1 0 3
9. 1 2 0 3
10. 1 1 3 5
11. 1 1 2 4
12. 1 1 1 3
13. 1 1 0 2
14= 1 0 1 2
14= 1 0 1 2
16= 1 0 0 1
16= 1 0 0 1
16= 1 0 0 1
16= 1 0 0 1
16= 1 0 0 1
21. 0 3 1 4
22. 0 1 2 3
23= 0 1 0 1
23= 0 1 0 1
23= 0 1 0 1
23= 0 1 0 1
23= 0 1 0 1
23= 0 1 0 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1
29= 0 0 1 1

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