World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Athletics at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 10 km walk

Article Id: WHEBN0025630325
Reproduction Date:

Title: Athletics at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 10 km walk  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Russia at the 1996 Summer Olympics, Valentina Tsybulskaya, Yelena Nikolayeva, Irina Stankina, Susana Feitor, Sari Essayah, Olga Kardopoltseva, Elisabetta Perrone, Annarita Sidoti, Graciela Mendoza
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Athletics at the 1996 Summer Olympics - Women's 10 km walk

Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
5000 m men women
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
10 km walk women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
Long jump men women
Triple jump men women
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

These are the official results of the Women's 10 km Walk at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. There were a total of 44 competitors, with one athlete who did not finish the race and five disqualifications.


Gold  Yelena Nikolayeva
Russia (RUS)
Silver  Elisabetta Perrone
Italy (ITA)
Bronze  Wang Yan
China (CHN)


  • All times shown are in hours:minutes:seconds
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best



Final ranking

Rank Athlete Time Note
1  Yelena Nikolayeva (RUS) 41:49
2  Elisabetta Perrone (ITA) 42:12
3  Wang Yan (CHN) 42:19
4  Gu Yan (CHN) 42:34
5  Rossella Giordano (ITA) 42:43
6  Olga Kardopoltseva (BLR) 43:02
7  Katarzyna Radtke (POL) 43:05
8  Valentina Tsybulskaya (BLR) 43:21
9  Mária Urbanik (HUN) 43:32
10  Yelena Gruzinova (RUS) 43:50
11  Annarita Sidoti (ITA) 43:57
12  Kerry Saxby-Junna (AUS) 43:59
13  Susana Feitor (POR) 44:24
14  Michelle Rohl (USA) 44:29
15  Kathrin Born-Boyde (GER) 44:50
16  Sari Essayah (FIN) 45:02
17  Nataliya Misyulya (BLR) 45:11
18  Graciela Mendoza (MEX) 45:13
19  Anne Manning (AUS) 45:27
20  Debbi Lawrence (USA) 45:32
21  Svetlana Tolstaya (KAZ) 45:35
 Anita Liepina (LAT)
23  Deirdre Gallagher (IRL) 45:47
 Annastasia Raj (MAS)
 Janice McCaffrey (CAN)
26  Jane Saville (AUS) 45:56
27  Anikó Szebenszky (HUN) 45:57
28  María Vasco (ESP) 46:09
29  Norica Câmpean (ROU) 46:19
30  Tatyana Ragozina (UKR) 46:25
31  Nathalie Fortain (FRA) 46:43
32  Tina Poitras (CAN) 46:51
33  Vicky Lupton (GBR) 47:05
34  Geovana Irusta (BOL) 47:13
35  Maya Sazonova (KAZ) 47:33
36  Valérie Nadaud (FRA) 47:49
37  Sonata Milušauskaitė (LTU) 48:05
38  Kada Delić (BIH) 48:47
 Encarna Granados (ESP) DNF
 Gao Hongmiao (CHN) DSQ
 Beate Gummelt (GER) DSQ
 Victoria Herazo (USA) DSQ
 Yuka Mitsumori (JPN) DSQ
 Irina Stankina (RUS) DSQ

See also

  • 1996 Race Walking Year Ranking


  • Official Report
  • Results

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.