Athletics at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Men's 100 metres T44

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Men's 100 metres T44
at the XIV Paralympic Games
Venue London Olympic Stadium
Dates 5 and 6 September
Competitors 20 from 14 nations
Medalists
Gold medal    Great Britain
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    South Africa
Athletics at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
Athletics pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Classification
T/F11–13: Blind and visually impaired
T/F20: Intellectual disability
T/F31–38: Cerebral palsy
F40: Les Autres
T/F42–46: Amputees
T/F51–58: Spinal cord disability
Men T/F42–46
Track
100 m   T42   T44   T46
200 m T42 T44 T46
400 m T44 T46
800 m T46
1500 m T46
4×100 m relay T42-46
Road
Marathon T46
Field
Long jump F42-44 F46
Triple jump F46
High jump F42 F46
Shot put F42-44 F46
Discus throw F42 F44
Javelin throw F42 F44
Women T/F42–46
Track
100 m   T42   T44   T46
200 m T44 T46
400 m T46
Field
Long jump F42-44 F46
Shot put F42-44
Javelin throw F46

The Men's 100 metres T44 event at the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Olympic Stadium on 5 and 6 September.[1]

The T44 category is for athletes who have a single below knee amputation or who can walk with moderately reduced function in one or both legs.

Records[edit]

Prior to the competition, the existing World and Paralympic records were as follows.

World record  Jonnie Peacock (GBR) 10.85 Indianapolis, IN, United States 1 July 2012
Paralympic record  Oscar Pistorius (RSA) 11.16 Beijing, China 8 September 2008
Broken records during the 2012 Summer Paralympics
Paralympic record  Jonnie Peacock (GBR) 10.90 London, United Kingdom 6 September 2012

Results[edit]

Round 1[edit]

Competed 5 September 2012 from 19:01. Qual. rule: first 2 in each heat (Q) plus the 2 fastest other times (q) qualified.

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Jonnie Peacock Great Britain 11.08 Q, =PR
2 Jerome Singleton United States 11.46 Q
3 Alan Fonteles Cardoso Oliveira Brazil 11.56 q
4 Marcio Fernandes Cape Verde 12.16
5 David Behre Germany 12.27 SB
6 Riccardo Scendoni Italy 12.45
7 Jia Tianlei China 12.49 SB
Wind: -1.6 m/s

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Oscar Pistorius South Africa 11.18 Q, SB
2 Blake Leeper United States 11.34 Q
3 Liu Zhiming China 11.84 q, RR
4 Markus Rehm Germany 11.92
5 Jean-Baptiste Alaize France 12.11
6 Ivan Prokopyev Russia 12.21 SB
7 Robert Mayer Austria 12.61
Wind: -0.1 m/s

Heat 3[edit]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Arnu Fourie South Africa 11.29 Q
2 Richard Browne United States 11.33 Q
3 Alister McQueen Canada 12.02
4 Christoph Bausch Switzerland 12.09
5 Andre Oliveira Brazil 12.35 SB
6 Jun Haruta Japan 12.69
Wind: -1.0 m/s

Final[edit]

Competed 6 September 2012 at 21:24.

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1st Jonnie Peacock Great Britain 10.90 PR
2nd Richard Browne United States 11.03 PB
3rd Arnu Fourie South Africa 11.08 RR
4 Oscar Pistorius South Africa 11.17 SB
5 Blake Leeper United States 11.21
6 Jerome Singleton United States 11.25
7 Alan Fonteles Cardoso Oliveira Brazil 11.33 SB
8 Liu Zhiming China 11.97
Wind: Calm m/s

Q = qualified by place. q = qualified by time. PR = Paralympic Record. RR = Regional Record. PB = Personal Best. SB = Seasonal Best.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics - Schedule & Results". London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 12 September 2012.