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2003 World Championships in Athletics

The 9th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held from 23 August to 31 August 2003 in the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, Seine-Saint-Denis, France.

Contents

  • Men's results 1
    • Track 1.1
    • Field 1.2
  • Women's results 2
    • Track 2.1
    • Field 2.2
  • Medal table 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Men's results

Track

1999 | 2001 | 2003 | 2005 | 2007
Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
Kim Collins
10.07 Darrel Brown
10.08 Darren Campbell
10.08
SB
200 m
John Capel
20.30 Darvis Patton
20.31 Shingo Suetsugu
20.38
400 m
Tyree Washington
44.771 Marc Raquil
44.79
NR
Michael Blackwood
44.80
800 m
Djabir Saïd-Guerni
1:44.81 Yuriy Borzakovskiy
1:44.84 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi
1:44.90
1500 m
Hicham El Guerrouj
3:31.77 Mehdi Baala
3:32.31 Ivan Heshko
3:33.17
5000 m
Eliud Kipchoge
12:52.79
CR
Hicham El Guerrouj
12:52.83 Kenenisa Bekele
12:53.12
10,000 m
Kenenisa Bekele
26:49.57
CR
Haile Gebrselassie
26:50.77
SB
Sileshi Sihine
27:01.44
Marathon
Jaouad Gharib
2:08:31
CR
Julio Rey
2:08:38 Stefano Baldini
2:09:14
110 m hurdles
Allen Johnson
13.12 Terrence Trammell
13.20
SB
Liu Xiang
13.23
400 m hurdles
Félix Sánchez
47.25
WL
Joey Woody
48.18
SB
Periklís Iakovákis
48.24
3000 m steeplechase
Saif Saaeed Shaheen
8:04.39 Ezekiel Kemboi
8:05.11 Eliseo Martin
8:09.09
PB
20 km race walk
Jefferson Pérez
1:17:21
WBP
Paquillo Fernández
1:18:00
SB
Roman Rasskazov
1:18:07
SB
50 km race walk
Robert Korzeniowski
3:36:03
WBP
German Skurygin
3:36:42
NR
Andreas Erm
3:37:46
NR
4 x 100 m relay
John Capel,
Bernard Williams,
Darvis Patton,
Joshua J Johnson
38.06 Vicente de Lima,
Édson Ribeiro,
André da Silva,
Cláudio Roberto Souza
38.26
SB
Timothy Beck,
Troy Douglas,
Patrick van Balkom,
Caimin Douglas
38.87
4 x 400 m relay
Leslie Djhone,
Naman Keïta,
Stéphane Diagana,
Marc Raquil
2:58.962
NR
Brandon Simpson,
Danny McFarlane,
Davian Clarke,
Michael Blackwood
2:59.60
SB
Avard Moncur,
Dennis Darling,
Nathaniel McKinney,
Chris Brown
3:00.53
SB

1 Jerome Young of the United States originally finished first in 44.50, but was disqualified after he tested positive for drugs in 2004.
2 The United States (Calvin Harrison, Tyree Washington, Derrick Brew, Jerome Young) originally finished first in 2:58.88, but were disqualified after Jerome Young and Calvin Harrison both tested positive for drugs in 2004.

Field

1999 | 2001 | 2003 | 2005 | 2007
Event Gold Silver Bronze
High jump
Jacques Freitag
2.35
SB
Stefan Holm
2.32 Mark Boswell
2.32
SB
Long jump
Dwight Phillips
8.32 James Beckford
8.28
SB
Yago Lamela
8.22
Pole vault
Giuseppe Gibilisco
5.90
NR
Okkert Brits
5.85
SB
Patrik Kristiansson
5.85
PB
Triple jump
Christian Olsson
17.72 Yoandri Betanzos
17.28
SB
Leevan Sands
17.26
Shot put
Andrei Mikhnevich
21.69
PB
Adam Nelson
21.26 Yuriy Bilonoh
21.10
Discus
Virgilijus Alekna
69.69
SB
Róbert Fazekas
69.01 Vasiliy Kaptyukh
66.51
SB
Javelin
Sergey Makarov
85.44 Andrus Värnik
85.17 Boris Henry
84.74
Hammer
Ivan Tikhon
83.05 Adrián Annus
80.36 Koji Murofushi
80.12
Decathlon
Tom Pappas
8750 Roman Šebrle
8634 Dmitry Karpov
8374
NR

Women's results

Track

1999 | 2001 | 2003 | 2005 | 2007
Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
 Torri Edwards (USA) 10.93
(PB)
 Zhanna Pintusevich (UKR) 10.99
(SB)
11.02
200 m
22.38
(PB)
22.47 22.59
400 m
48.89
(PB)
49.43
(SB)
49.95
(SB)
800 m
1:59.89 2:00.18 2:00.29
1,500 m
3:58.52
(CR)
3:59.04 3:59.95
(PB)
5,000 m
14:51.72 14:52.26 14:52.30
10,000 m
30:04.18
(CR)
30:07.15
(PB)
30:07.20
(PB)
Marathon
2:23:55
(CR)
2:24:14 2:25:09
100 m hurdles
12.53
(NR)
12.57 12.67
400 m hurdles
53.22
(PB)
53.65
(SB)
53.71
20 km walk
1:26:52
(CR)
1:27:34 1:28:10
(NR)
4 x 100 m relay
Patricia Girard-Léno
Muriel Hurtis
Sylviane Félix
Christine Arron
41.78
(WL)
Angela Williams
Chryste Gaines
Inger Miller
Torri Edwards
41.83
(SB)
Olga Fyodorova
Yuliya Tabakova
Marina Kislova
Larisa Kruglova
42.66
4 x 400 m relay
Demetria Washington,
Jearl Miles Clark,
Me'Lisa Barber,
Sanya Richards
3:22.63
(WL)
Anastasiya Kapachinskaya,
Natalya Nazarova,
Olesya Zykina,
Yuliya Pechonkina (Nosova)
3:22.91
(SB)
Allison Beckford,
Lorraine Fenton (Graham),
Ronetta Smith,
Sandie Richards,
3:22.92
(SB)

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Field

1999 | 2001 | 2003 | 2005 | 2007
Event Gold Silver Bronze
High jump
2.06
(WL, AR)
2.00 2.00
Pole vault
4.75
(CR)
4.70
(SB)
4.65
Long jump
6.99
(SB)
6.74 6.70
(SB)
Triple jump
15.18
(SB)
15.05
(AR)
14.90
(NR)
Shot put
20.63 20.12
(PB)
20.08
(SB)
Discus throw
67.32
(SB)
67.14
(SB)
66.73
(PB)
Hammer throw
73.33 71.71 70.92
Javelin throw
66.52
(WL)
63.28 62.70
Heptathlon
7001
(WL)
6755
(SB)
6524
(SB)
Swedish Carolina Klüft won with big margin following a breaking of her personal best in six of the seven events and the totals. She was the third woman ever to score more than 7000 points.

WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Medal table

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. 8 7 1 16
2. 7 7 5 19
3. 3 3 2 8
4. 3 2 2 7
5. 3 1 3 7
6. 2 1 2 5
7. 2 1 1 4
7= 2 1 1 4
9. 2 1 0 3
10. align="left" 1 1 2 4
11. 1 1 0 2
12. 1 0 2 3
13. 1 0 1 2
14. 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
14= 1 0 0 1
24. 0 4 2 6
25. 0 3 2 5
26. 0 2 0 2
27. 0 1 3 4
27= 0 1 3 4
27= 0 1 3 4
30. 0 1 2 3
31. 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
31= 0 1 0 1
38. 0 0 3 3
39. 0 0 2 2
40. 0 0 1 1
40= 0 0 1 1
40= 0 0 1 1
40= 0 0 1 1

References

For more information about these results including in-depth results of all heats and finals that include photo finish, wind readings and reaction times see the link below.

  • IAAF Championship 2003

External links

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