Athletics at the 1990 Commonwealth Games – Women's 1500 metres

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The women's 1500 metres event at the 1990 Commonwealth Games was held on 2 and 3 February at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland. [1]

1500 metres foremost middle distance track event in athletics

The 1500 metres or 1,500-metre run is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics. The distance has been contested at the Summer Olympics since 1896 and the World Championships in Athletics since 1983. It is equivalent to 1.5 kilometers or approximately ​1516 miles.

Athletics at the 1990 Commonwealth Games

At the 1990 Commonwealth Games, the athletics events were held at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand from 27 January to 3 February 1990. A total of 42 events were contested, 23 by male and 19 by female athletes.

Mount Smart Stadium football stadium

The Mount Smart Stadium is a stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. It is the home ground of National Rugby League team, the New Zealand Warriors. Built within the quarried remnants of the Rarotonga / Mount Smart volcanic cone, it is located 10 kilometres south of the city centre, in the suburb of Penrose.

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Medalists

GoldSilverBronze
Angela Chalmers
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Christina Cahill
Flag of England.svg  England
Bev Nicholson
Flag of England.svg  England

Results

Heats

Qualification: First 5 of each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) qualified for the final.

RankHeatNameNationalityTimeNotes
11 Lynne MacIntyre Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:10.57Q
21 Karen Hutcheson Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:10.65Q
31 Angela Chalmers Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:10.67Q
41 Shireen Bailey Flag of England.svg  England 4:10.71Q
51 Christine Pfitzinger Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:11.07Q
61 Sarah Collins Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 4:12.26q
72 Christina Cahill Flag of England.svg  England 4:14.76Q
82 Debbie Bowker Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:15.29Q
92 Bev Nicholson Flag of England.svg  England 4:15.50Q
102 Yvonne Murray Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:15.67Q
112 Michelle Baumgartner Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 4:16.10Q
122 Robyn Meagher Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:16.27q
131 Ursula McKee Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland 4:16.44
142 Carolyn Schuwalow Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 4:16.58
151 Anne Hare Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:20.25
162 Debbie Sheddan Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:21.42
171 Khanyisile Lukhele Flag of Eswatini.svg  Swaziland 4:48.65

Final

RankNameNationalityTimeNotes
Gold medal icon.svg Angela Chalmers Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:08.41
Silver medal icon.svg Christina Cahill Flag of England.svg  England 4:08.75
Bronze medal icon.svg Bev Nicholson Flag of England.svg  England 4:09.00
4 Yvonne Murray Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:09.54
5 Lynne MacIntyre Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:09.75
6 Debbie Bowker Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:11.20
7 Michelle Baumgartner Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 4:12.74
8 Shireen Bailey Flag of England.svg  England 4:13.31
9 Sarah Collins Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 4:13.52
10 Karen Hutcheson Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:13.77
11 Christine Pfitzinger Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:17.36
12 Robyn Meagher Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 4:28.51

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