Women’s 800m Round 1 Results

by: LetsRun.com
August 15, 2013

Full results below.

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Top 3 in each heat, plus next 4 fastest times advanced to the semis.

Heat 1: Brenda Martinez Cruises

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Brenda moved up well the last 100m to qualify ahead of Olympic and World Champion Mariya Savinova.

1 Brenda MARTINEZ UNITED STATES USA 1:59.39 Q
2 Marilyn OKORO GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. GBR 1:59.43 Q SB
3 Mariya SAVINOVA RUSSIA RUS 1:59.44 Q
4 Winny CHEBET KENYA KEN 1:59.58 q SB
5 Marina ARZAMASOVA BELARUS BLR 1:59.60 q SB
6 Marta MILANI ITALY ITA 2:02.41
7 Karine BELLEAU-BÉLIVEAU CANADA CAN 2:02.93
8 Egle BALCIÜNAITÉ LITHUANIA LTU 2:08.77
SPLITS
400m Karine BELLEAU-BÉLIVEAU CANADA CAN 57.08

 

Heat 2 Alysia Montano Goes Wire to Wire, Jessica Judd Out

Alysia Montano did what she usually does, front run. Britt teen Jessica Judd did not advance.

HEAT 2 RESULT
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Alysia JOHNSON MONTANO UNITED STATES USA 1:59.47 Q
2 Nataliia LUPU UKRAINE UKR 1:59.59 Q SB
3 Halima HACHLAF MOROCCO MAR 2:00.04 Q
4 Angela SMIT NEW ZEALAND NZL 2:00.60
5 Jessica JUDD GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. GBR 2:01.48
6 Chunyu WANG PR OF CHINA CHN 2:02.05 SB
7 Roseanne GALLIGAN IRELAND IRL 2:02.05
8 Marina POSPELOVA RUSSIA RUS 2:03.42
SPLITS
400m Alysia JOHNSON MONTANO UNITED STATES USA 57.02

Heat 3: Ajee Wilson Advances

World junior champ Ajee Wilson looked like she belonged the last 100m as she advanced.

HEAT 3 RESULT
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Malika AKKAOUI MOROCCO MAR 1:59.63 Q
2 Ekaterina POISTOGOVA RUSSIA RUS 1:59.90 Q
3 Ajee WILSON UNITED STATES USA 2:00.00 Q
4 Rose Mary ALMANZA CUBA CUB 2:00.27 q
5 Lenka MASNÁ CZECH REPUBLIC CZE 2:00.31 q SB
6 Natoya GOULE JAMAICA JAM 2:00.93
7 Olha LYAKHOVA UKRAINE UKR 2:00.98
8 Elisabeth MANDABA CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC CAF 2:14.35 SB
SPLITS
400m Lenka MASNÁ CZECH REPUBLIC CZE 57.43

Heat 4: Eunice Sum Carrying the Kenyan Flag at 800

With Janeth Jepksogei out the Kenyan hopes rest of Eunice Sum and she advanced.

HEAT 4 RESULT
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Eunice Jepkoech SUM KENYA KEN 2:00.49 Q
2 Elena KOTULSKAYA RUSSIA RUS 2:00.50 Q
3 Laura MUIR GREAT BRITAIN & N.I. GBR 2:00.80 Q PB
4 Fantu MAGISO ETHIOPIA ETH 2:01.11
5 Kelly HETHERINGTON AUSTRALIA AUS 2:01.57
6 Melissa BISHOP CANADA CAN 2:01.91
7 Margarita MUKASHEVA KAZAKHSTAN KAZ 2:02.06
8 Elena Mirela LAVRIC ROMANIA ROU 2:10.37

 400M 58.96 Eunice Jepkoech SUM KENYA KEN

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