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Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Women's heptathlon

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Athletics at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Women's heptathlon

Athletics at the
1988 Summer Olympics
Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men women
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Javelin throw men women
Hammer throw men
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men
Wheelchair races

These are the official results of the Women's Heptathlon competition at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. There were a total number of 32 entrants, with three non-starters. The competition was held on September 23, 1988, and September 24, 1988.


These were the standing World and Olympic records (in points) prior to the 1988 Summer Olympics.

World Record 7215 Jackie Joyner-Kersee Indianapolis (USA) July 16, 1988
Olympic Record 6390 Glynis Nunn Los Angeles (USA) August 4, 1984

The following World and Olympic record was set during this competition.

Date Event Athlete Points OR WR
September 24, 1988 Final  Jackie Joyner-Kersee (USA) 7291 OR WR


 Jackie Joyner-Kersee (USA) 7291(WR)
 Sabine John (GDR) 6897
 Anke Behmer (GDR) 6858
4.  Natalya Shubenkova (URS) 6540
5.  Remigija Sablovskaitė (URS) 6456
6.  Ines Schulz (GDR) 6411
7.  Jane Flemming (AUS) 6351
8.  Cindy Greiner (USA) 6297
9.  Zuzana Lajbnerová (TCH) 6252
10.  Svetlana Buraga (URS) 6232
11.  Marjon Wijnsma (NED) 6205
12.  Svetla Dimitrova (BUL) 6171
13.  Corinne Schneider (SUI) 6157
14.  Sabine Braun (FRG) 6109
15.  Satu Ruotsalainen (FIN) 6101
16.  Dong Yuping (CHN) 6087
17.  Kim Hagger (GBR) 5975
18.  Wendy Brown (USA) 5972
19.  Joanne Mulliner (GBR) 5746
20.  Jacqueline Hautenauve (BEL) 5734
21.  Ragne Kytölä (FIN) 5686
22.  Conceição Geremias (BRA) 5508
23.  Hui-Ing Hsu (TPE) 5290
24.  Ji Jeong-Mi (KOR) 5289
25.  Iamo Launa (PNG) 4566
26.  Sainiana Tukana (FIJ) 2560
27.  Sabine Everts (FRG) 2513
28.  Chantal Beaugeant (FRA) 2315
29.  Judy Simpson (GBR) 1951
 Yasmina Azzizi (ALG) DNS
 Tineke Hidding (NED) DNS
 Yvonne Hasler (LIE) DNS

Note: Tukana withdrew after five events, Everts and Beaugeant after three events and Simpson after two events.

See also


  • Results
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