2009 European Athletics Indoor Championships

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2009 European Athletics Indoor Championships
Logo Torino2009.jpg
Host city Turin, Flag of Italy.svg Italy
Date(s)6 – 8 March
Main stadium Oval Lingotto
Participation530 athletes from
45 nations
Events26

The 30th European Athletics Indoor Championships was held in Turin, Italy, from Friday, 6 March to Sunday, 8 March 2009. The championships took place at the Oval Lingotto indoor arena [1] which has a seating capacity of 6,700 people. [1]

The European Athletics Indoor Championships is a biennial indoor track and field competition for European athletes that is organised by the European Athletic Association. It was held for the first time in 1970, replacing the European Indoor Games, its predecessor event first held in 1966.

Turin Comune in Piedmont, Italy

Turin is a city and an important business and cultural centre in northern Italy. It is the capital city of Piedmont and of the Metropolitan City of Turin, and was the first Italian capital from 1861 to 1865. The city is located mainly on the western bank of the Po River, in front of Susa Valley, and is surrounded by the western Alpine arch and Superga Hill. The population of the city proper is 875,698 while the population of the urban area is estimated by Eurostat to be 1.7 million inhabitants. The Turin metropolitan area is estimated by the OECD to have a population of 2.2 million.

Oval Lingotto building in Turin, Italy

Torino Oval Lingotto is an indoor arena in Turin, Italy. It was built for use at the 2006 Winter Olympics, during which it hosted speed skating events. It has a capacity of 8,500 spectators and was designed by HOK Sport, Studio Zoppini Associati of Milan and Buro Happold.

Contents

It was the fourth time that the championships were held in Italy.

Men's results

Track

EventGoldSilverBronze
60 m
details
Dwain Chambers
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain
6.46
 
Fabio Cerutti
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
6.56
 
Emanuele di Gregorio
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
6.56
PB
400 m
details
Johan Wissman
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
45.89
WL PB
Claudio Licciardello
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
46.32
 
Ioan Vieru
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania
46.54
SB
800 m
details
Yuriy Borzakovskiy
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
1:48.55
 
Luis Alberto Marco
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
1:49.14
 
Mattias Claesson
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
1:49.32
 
1500 m
details
Rui Silva
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
3:44.38
 
Diego Ruiz
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
3:44.70
 
Yoann Kowal
Flag of France.svg  France
3:44.75
 
3000 m
details
Mo Farah
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain
7:40.17
CR
Bouabdellah Tahri
Flag of France.svg  France
7:42.14
 
Jesús España
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
7:43.29
SB
60 m hurdles
details
Ladji Doucouré
Flag of France.svg  France
7.55
 
Gregory Sedoc
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
7.55
 
Petr Svoboda
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
7.61
 
4 × 400 m relay
details
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
Jacopo Marin
Matteo Galvan
Domenico Rao
Claudio Licciardello
3:06.68
 
 
 
 
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain
Richard Buck
Nick Leavey
Nigel Levine
Philip Taylor
3:07.04
 
 
 
 
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
Jan Ciepiela
Marcin Marciniszyn
Jarosław Wasiak
Piotr Klimczak
3:07.04
 
 
 
 

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Field

EventGoldSilverBronze
High jump
details
Ivan Ukhov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
2.32
 
Kyriakos Ioannou
Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus
Aleksey Dmitrik
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
2.29
 
 
 
Pole vault
details
Renaud Lavillenie
Flag of France.svg  France
5.81
=PB
Pavel Gerasimov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
5.76
 
Alexander Straub
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
5.76
 
Long jump
details
Sebastian Bayer
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
8.71
ER CR NR PB
Nils Winter
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
8.22
PB
Marcin Starzak
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
8.18
NR PB
Triple jump
details
Fabrizio Donato
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
17.59
WL CR NR PB
Viktor Yastrebov
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
17.25
PB
Igor Spasovkhodskiy
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
17.15
SB
Shot put
details
Tomasz Majewski
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
21.02
 
Yves Niaré
Flag of France.svg  France
20.42
NR PB
Ralf Bartels
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
20.39
SB

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Combined

EventGoldSilverBronze
Heptathlon
details
Mikk Pahapill
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia
6362
WL PB
Oleksiy Kasyanov
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
6205
NR PB
Roman Šebrle
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
6142

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Women's results

Track

EventGoldSilverBronze
60 m
details
Yevgeniya Polyakova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
7.18
SB
Ezinne Okparaebo
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway
7.21
NR PB
Verena Sailer
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
7.22
400 m
details
Antonina Krivoshapka
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
51.18
 
Nataliya Pyhyda
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
51.44
PB
Darya Safonova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
51.85
PB
800 m
details
Mariya Savinova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
1:58.11
WL PB
Oksana Zbrozhek
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
1:59.20
SB
Elisa Cusma Piccione
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy
2:00.23
 
1500 m
details
Natalia Rodríguez
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
4:08.72
 
Sonja Roman
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
4:11.42
 
Roisin McGettigan
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
4:11.58
3000 m
details
Alemitu Bekele
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
8:46.50
NR PB
Sara Moreira
Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal
8:48.18
PB
Mary Cullen
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
8:48.47
 
60 m hurdles
details
Eline Berings
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium
7.92
NR EL
Lucie Škrobáková
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic
7.94
NR
Derval O'Rourke
Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland
7.97
SB
4 × 400 m relay
details
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Natalya Antyukh
Darya Safonova
Yelena Voynova
Antonina Krivoshapka
3:29.12
 
 
 
 
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain
Donna Fraser
Kim Wall
Vicki Barr
Marilyn Okoro
3:30.42
 
 
 
 
Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus
Alena Kievich
Katsiaryna Bobryk
Hanna Tashpulatava
Katsiaryna Mishyna
3:35.03
 
 
 
 

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Field

EventGoldSilverBronze
High jump
details
Ariane Friedrich
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
2.01
 
Ruth Beitia
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
1.99
 
Viktoriya Klyugina
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
1.96
 
Pole vault
details
Yuliya Golubchikova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
4.75
=PB
Silke Spiegelburg
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
4.75
NR PB
Anna Battke
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
4.65
 PB
Long jump
details
Ksenija Balta
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia
6.87
WL NR PB EL
Yelena Sokolova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
6.84
PB
Olga Kucherenko
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
6.82
 
Triple jump
details
Anastasiya Taranova-Potapova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
14.68
WL PB
Marija Šestak
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia
14.60
SB
Dana Veldáková
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia
14.40
NR PB
Shot put
details
Petra Lammert
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
19.66
WL PB
Denise Hinrichs
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany
19.63
PB
Anca Heltne
Flag of Romania.svg  Romania
18.71
 

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Combined

EventGoldSilverBronze
Pentathlon
details
Anna Bogdanova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
4761
 
Jolanda Keizer
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands
4644
PB
Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida
Flag of France.svg  France
4618
PB

WR world record | ER European record | CR championship record | NR national record | WL world leading | EL European leading | PB personal best | SB seasonal best

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 94417
2Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 33410
3Flag of France.svg  France 2226
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 2226
5Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 2204
6Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia 2002
7Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 1315
8Flag of Portugal.svg  Portugal 1102
9Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 1023
10Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 1012
11Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium 1001
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 1001
13Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 0303
14Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 0202
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 0202
16Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 0123
17Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus 0101
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 0101
19Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland 0033
20Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 0022
21Flag of Belarus.svg  Belarus 0011
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia 0011
Totals (22 nations)26272578

Participating nations

Albania country in Southeast Europe

Albania, officially the Republic of Albania, is a country in Southeast Europe on the Adriatic and Ionian Sea within the Mediterranean Sea. It shares land borders with Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, North Macedonia to the east, Greece to the south and a maritime border with Greece and Italy to the west.

Armenia Republic in South Caucasus in West Asia

Armenia, officially the Republic of Armenia, is a country in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located in Western Asia on the Armenian Highlands, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, the de facto independent Republic of Artsakh and Azerbaijan to the east, and Iran and Azerbaijan's exclave of Nakhchivan to the south.

Austria Federal republic in Central Europe

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a country in Central Europe comprising nine federated states. Its capital, largest city and one of nine states is Vienna. Austria has an area of 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi), a population of nearly nine million people and a nominal GDP of $477 billion. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The terrain is landlocked and highly mountainous, lying within the Alps; only 32% of the country is below 500 m (1,640 ft), and its highest point is 3,798 m (12,461 ft). The majority of the population speaks local Bavarian dialects as their native language, and German in its standard form is the country's official language. Other regional languages are Hungarian, Burgenland Croatian, and Slovene.

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References

  1. 1 2 Venue Archived 2009-02-27 at the Wayback Machine