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1998 World Junior Championships in Athletics

 

1998 World Junior Championships in Athletics

The 1998 World Junior Championships in Athletics is the 1998 edition of the World Junior Championships in Athletics. It was held in Annecy, France from July 28 to August 2.

Contents

  • Results 1
    • Men 1.1
    • Women 1.2
  • Medal table 2
  • Participation 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Results

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
}]] Great Britain 10.12 WJL }]] United States 10.34 PB }]] Jamaica 10.40
200 metres
}]] Great Britain 20.44 WJL }]] Netherlands Antilles 20.92 NJR }]] United States 20.94
400 metres
}]] Nigeria 45.54 PB }]] Australia 45.55 PB }]] Kuwait 45.89 NJR
800 metres
}]] Kenya 1:47.23 }]] Kenya 1:47.53 }]] Uganda 1:48.20 PB
1500 metres
}]] Morocco 3:42.43 }]] Kenya 3:42.67 }]] Poland 3:43.47
5000 metres
}]] Ethiopia 13:47.49 }]] Kenya 13:49.60 }]] Kenya 13:51.22
10,000 metres
}]] Kenya 29:24.28 }]] Kenya 29:36.80 }]] Ethiopia 29:47.60
110 metres hurdles
}]] Latvia 13.51 }]] United States 14.10 }]] Germany 14.21
400 metres hurdles
}]] Greece 49.82 WJL }]] Cuba 50.17 PB }]] Australia 50.83
3000 metres steeplechase
}]] Kenya 8:23.76 WJL }]] Kenya 8:32.24 }]] Morocco 8:34.91 PB
10,000 metres walk
}]] Russia 41:55.95 }]] China 42:01.11 }]] Mexico 42:04.55
4 × 100 metres relay
}]] Jamaica
Steve Slowly
Thomas Collin
Paul Thompson
Roy Bailey
39.70 WJL }]] United States
Casey Combest
Dashaun McCullough
Amar Johnson
Russell Frye
39.71 }]] Germany
Tobias Unger
Stefan Holz
Zapletal Jirka
Kevin Kuske
39.99
4 × 400 metres relay
}]] Australia
Daniel McFarlane
Daniel Batman
Aaron Russell
Casey Vincent
3:04.74 WJL }]] United States
Tony Berrian
Kevin Baker
Brian Swarn
Andrew Pierce
3:05.06 }]] Jamaica
Sanjay Ayre
Leroy Colquhoun
Omar Henry
Dwayne Miller
3:05.31
High jump
}]] Peru 2.21 }]] China 2.21 PB }]] Belarus 2.21 PB
Pole vault
}]] Russia 5.55 PB }]] Germany 5.50 }]] Australia
Adam Ptacek
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Giuseppe Gibilisco
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5.20
Long jump
}]] Bulgaria 8.14 NJR }]] Qatar 8.11 AJR }]] Cuba 7.91
Triple jump
}]] Romania 16.94 WJL }]] Bulgaria 16.65 PB }]] United States 16.44 PB
Shot put
}]] Slovakia 18.50 }]] South Africa 18.15 }]] Great Britain 18.12
Discus throw
}]] Hungary 59.36 }]] Great Britain 57.99 }]] Hungary 56.96
Hammer throw
}]] Finland 72.40 CR }]] Russia 69.66 }]] Poland 68.93
Javelin throw
}]] Great Britain 72.85 }]] South Africa 71.16 PB }]] Japan 70.72
Decathlon
}]] Finland 7476 }]] Germany 7332 PB }]] Finland 7246 PB

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)

  • Ahmed Baday of Morocco came 3rd in the mens 5000 meters with the time 13:49.86, but it was later proven that he was 24 years old at the time of the Championships, and he was disqualified for being 5 years too old for a Junior Championships.[1]

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 metres
}]] United States 11.19 }]] United States 11.27 }]] Nigeria 11.50
200 metres
}]] France 23.22 }]] United States 23.39 }]] Great Britain 23.56
400 metres
}]] Russia 52.02 }]] United States 52.09 PB }]] Cuba 52.39 NJR
800 metres
}]] Russia 2:05.34 }]] Kenya 2:05.43 }]] Kenya 2:05.77
1500 metres
}]] China 4:10.05 }]] Ethiopia 4:11.97 PB }]] Morocco 4:12.76
3000 metres
}]] China 8:57.09 PB }]] Ethiopia 9:01.70 }]] Kenya 9:05.46
5000 metres
}]] China 15:29.65 CR }]] Kenya 15:34.48 PB }]] Kenya 15:39.57 PB
100 metres hurdles
}]] Great Britain 13.75 }]] China 13.75 }]] Sweden 13.77
400 metres hurdles
}]] China 55.93 }]] Jamaica 57.19 NJR }]] China 57.43
5000 metres walk
}]] Germany 21:14.39 }]] Latvia 21:17.89 NJR }]] China 21:28.57 PB
4 × 100 metres relay
}]] United States
Angela Williams
Keyon Soley
Myra Combs
Shakedia Jones
43.52 WJL }]] France
Celine Thelamon
Muriel Hurtis
Nadia Imalouan
Anne Carole Rapp
44.07 NJR }]] Jamaica
Tulia Robinson
Aleen Bailey
Melaine Walker
Lisa Sharpe
44.61
4 × 400 metres relay
}]] Jamaica
Patricia Hall
Peta-Gaye Gayle
Keasha Downer
Allison Beckford
3:32.29 WJL }]] Russia
Svetlana Pospelova
Olga Mikayeva
Olesya Zykina
Natalya Nazarova
3:32.35 }]] United States
Mikele Barber
Myra Combs
Demetria Washington
Nakiya Johnson
3:32.85
High jump
}]] Russia 1.88 }]] Sweden 1.88 PB }]] Kyrgyzstan
Nevena Lendjel
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1.84
Pole vault
}]] Germany 4.20 }]] Spain
Monika Pyrek
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4.10 NJR
4.10 NJR
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Long jump
}]] China 6.59 }]] China 6.57 }]] Italy 6.55 NJR
Triple jump
}]] Algeria 14.04 AJR }]] Russia 13.75 PB }]] Yugoslavia 13.47
Shot put
}]] Belarus 18.23 WJL }]] China 17.69 PB }]] Germany 16.94
Discus throw
}]] China 60.66 }]] France 55.01 }]] Romania 54.64
Hammer throw
}]] Germany 62.22 CR }]] Finland 61.76 NJR }]] United States 60.14
Javelin throw
}]] Cuba 68.17 WJL }]] China 61.72 PB }]] China 59.10
Heptathlon
}]] China 5815 }]] Finland 5721 }]] Romania 5720 PB

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

  The host country is highlighted in lavender blue
Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] China 7 6 3 16
2 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Russia 5 2 0 7
3 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Great Britain 4 1 2 7
4 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Kenya 3 7 2 12
5 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Germany 3 2 3 8
6 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] United States 2 7 4 13
7 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Finland 2 2 1 5
8 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Jamaica 2 1 3 6
9 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Ethiopia 1 2 2 5
10 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] France 1 2 0 3
11= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Australia 1 1 2 4
11= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Cuba 1 1 2 4
11= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Romania 1 1 2 4
14= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Bulgaria 1 1 0 2
14= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Latvia 1 1 0 2
16 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Morocco 1 0 3 4
17= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Belarus 1 0 1 2
17= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Hungary 1 0 1 2
17= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Nigeria 1 0 1 2
20= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Algeria 1 0 0 1
20= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Greece 1 0 0 1
20= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Peru 1 0 0 1
20= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Slovakia 1 0 0 1
24 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] South Africa 0 2 0 2
25 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Poland 0 1 2 3
26 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Sweden 0 1 1 2
27= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Netherlands Antilles 0 1 0 1
27= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Qatar 0 1 0 1
27= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Spain 0 1 0 1
30 }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Italy 0 0 2 2
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Croatia 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Czech Republic 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Japan 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Kyrgyzstan 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Kuwait 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Mexico 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Uganda 0 0 1 1
31= }|23x15px|border |alt=|link=]] }|}]] Yugoslavia 0 0 1 1

Participation

According to an unofficial count through an unofficial result list,[2] 1156 athletes from 169 countries participated in the event. This is in agreement with the official numbers as published.[3]


References

  1. ^ 14th IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS Barcelona 2012 Facts & Figures, page 15
  2. ^
  3. ^

External links

  • Official site (archived)
  • Official results
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