Athletics at the 1974 British Commonwealth Games – Women's 1500 metres

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The women's 1500 metres event at the 1974 British Commonwealth Games was held on 31 January and 2 February at the Queen Elizabeth II Park in Christchurch, New Zealand. [1]

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Medalists

GoldSilverBronze
Glenda Reiser
  Canada
Joan Allison
  England
Thelma Wright
  Canada

Results

Heats

Held on 31 January

Qualification: First 4 in each heat (Q) qualify directly for the final.

RankHeatNameNationalityTimeNotes
11 Glenda Reiser   Canada 4:10.8Q
21 Joan Allison   England 4:14.8Q
31 Mary Stewart   Scotland 4:15.3Q
41 Anne Garrett   New Zealand 4:19.1Q
51 Mwinga Mwanjala   Tanzania 4:19.6
61 Elizabeth Cheptum   Kenya 4:21.0
12 Jenny Orr   Australia 4:19.45Q [2]
22 Sylvia Potts   New Zealand 4:19.6Q
32 Elizabeth Chelimo   Kenya 4:20.6Q
42 Norine Braithwaite   England 4:21.0Q
52 Anne-Marie Davis   Canada 4:21.1
62 Mercy Adomah   Ghana 4:31.9
72 Roselyne Mamotte   Mauritius 5:14.4
13 Sabina Chebichi   Kenya 4:25.8Q
23 Sue Haden   New Zealand 4:26.8Q
33 Thelma Wright   Canada 4:26.8Q
43 Sheila Carey   England 4:26.9Q
53 Jean Lochhead   Wales 4:26.9Q
63 Grace Ebukuyo   Nigeria 4:38.4

Final

Held on 2 February

RankNameNationalityTimeNotes
1st, gold medalist(s) Glenda Reiser   Canada 4:07.78 GR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Joan Allison   England 4:10.66
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Thelma Wright   Canada 4:12.26
4 Mary Stewart   Scotland 4:14.73
5 Sabina Chebichi   Kenya 4:18.56
6 Anne Garrett   New Zealand 4:21.05
7 Jenny Orr   Australia 4:22.54
8 Sylvia Potts   New Zealand 4:23.12
9 Elizabeth Chelimo   Kenya 4:26.8
10 Sue Haden   New Zealand 4:27.8
11 Sheila Carey   England 4:29.6
12 Jean Lochhead   Wales 4:29.9
Norine Braithwaite   England DNF

References

  1. "Results". thecgf.com. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  2. "Australian results" . Retrieved 24 December 2018.