Athletics at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Women's marathon

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Athletics at the
1992 Summer Olympics
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The Women's Marathon at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain was held on Saturday August 1, 1992. The race started on 6.30 p.m. local time. A total number of 37 athletes completed the race, with Bakombo Kungu from Zaire finishing in last position in 3:29:10. There were 47 competitors from 31 countries. Nine of them did not finish.

After finishing fourth, Madina Biktagirova of the Unified Team tested positive for norephedrine and became the first Olympic marathoner disqualified for failing a drug test.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold  Valentina Yegorova
Unified Team (EUN)
Silver  Yuko Arimori
Japan (JPN)
Bronze  Lorraine Moller
New Zealand (NZL)

Abbreviations[edit]

  • 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

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 1992 Summer Olympics
World Record  Ingrid Kristiansen (NOR) 2:21:06 April 21, 1985 United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
Olympic Record  Joan Benoit (USA) 2:24:52 August 5, 1984 United States Los Angeles, United States
Season Best  Olga Markova (RUS) 2:23:43 April 20, 1992 United States Boston, United States

Startlist[edit]

Intermediates[edit]

Final ranking[edit]

RANK ATHLETE TIME
Med 1.png  Valentina Yegorova (EUN) 2:32:41
Med 2.png  Yuko Arimori (JPN) 2:32:49
Med 3.png  Lorraine Moller (NZL) 2:33:59
4.  Sachiko Yamashita (JPN) 2:36:26
5.  Katrin Dörre (GER) 2:36:48
6.  Mun Gyong-Ae (PRK) 2:37:03
7.  Manuela Machado (POR) 2:38:22
8.  Ramilya Burangulova (EUN) 2:38:46
9.  Colleen De Reuck (RSA) 2:39:03
10.  Cathy O'Brien (USA) 2:39:42
11.  Karolina Szabó (HUN) 2:40:10
12.  Francie Larrieu Smith (USA) 2:41:09
13.  Sally Eastall (GBR) 2:41:20
14.  Ritva Lemettinen (FIN) 2:41:48
15.  Birgit Jerschabek (GER) 2:42:45
16.  Véronique Marot (GBR) 2:42:55
17.  Márcia Narloch (BRA) 2:44:32
18.  Emma Scaunich (ITA) 2:46:14
19.  Odette Lapierre (CAN) 2:46:18
20.  Anna Villani (ITA) 2:46:44
21.  Janis Klecker (USA) 2:47:17
22.  Wanda Panfil (POL) 2:47:27
23.  Bettina Sabatini (ITA) 2:50:09
24.  Alena Peterková (TCH) 2:53:30
25.  Lee Mi-Ok (KOR) 2:54:21
26.  Małgorzata Birbach (POL) 2:54:33
27.  Sally Ellis (GBR) 2:54:41
28.  Pascaline Wangui (KEN) 2:56:46
29.  Yumi Kokamo (JPN) 2:58:18
30.  Addis Gezahegu (ETH) 2:58:27
31.  Janette Mayal (BRA) 3:00:23
32.  Elena Murgoci (ROU) 3:01:46
33.  Vilma Peña (CRC) 3:03:34
34.  Ena Guevara (PER) 3:05:50
35.  Ana Gutierrez (ISV) 3:14:02
36.  Jen Allred (GUM) 3:14:45
37.  Bakombo Kungu (ZAI) 3:29:10
 Aurora Cunha (POR) DNF
 Olga Appell (MEX) DNF
 Franziska Moser (SUI) DNF
 Teo Dang-Thi (VIE) DNF
 Lizanne Bussieres (CAN) DNF
 Maria Rebelo (FRA) DNF
 Cornelia Melis (ARU) DNF
 Marguerite Buist (NZL) DNF
 Lisa Ondieki (AUS) DNF
 Madina Biktagirova (EUN) DSQ

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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