Athletics at the 2012 Summer Paralympics – Women's 200 metres

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2012 Summer Paralympics
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The Women's 200m athletics events for the 2012 Summer Paralympics took place at the London Olympic Stadium from August 31 to September 8. A total of 11 events were contested over this distance for 11 different classifications.[1]

Results[edit]

T11[edit]

The T11 category is for athletes with a visual impairment. A T11 athlete may be entirely without sight, or be able to perceive light, but have no ability to see the shape of a hand at any distance. T11 athletes commonly run with guides.

The event consisted of 4 heats, 2 semifinals and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Terezinha Guilhermina
Guide: Guilherme Soares de Santana
Brazil 24.82 PR
2 Jerusa Geber Santos
Guide: Luiz Henrique Barboza Da Silva
Brazil 26.32
3 Jia Juntingxian
Guide: Xu Donglin
China 26.33
4 Jhulia Santos
Guide: Fabio Dias de Oliveira Silva
Brazil 26.65 PB
Wind: +0.4 m/s

T12[edit]

The T12 category is for athletes with visual impairment. Athletes in this category will generally have some residual sight, the ability to recognise the shape of a hand at a distance of 2 metres and the ability to perceive clearly will be no more than 2/60. T12 athletes commonly run with guides.

The event consisted of 3 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Assia El Hannouni
Guide: Gautier Simounet
France 24.46 WR
2 Zhou Guohua
Guide: Li Jie
China 24.66 RR
3 Zhu Daqing
Guide: Zhang Hui
China 24.88
4 Oxana Boturchuk Ukraine 24.92 PB
Wind: +0.3 m/s

T34[edit]

The T34 category is for wheelchair athletes with cerebral palsy. Athletes in this category have minimal limitations or control problems in their arms and trunk while pushing a wheelchair.

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Class Time Notes
1 Hannah Cockroft Great Britain T34 31.90 PR
2 Amy Siemons Netherlands T34 34.16
3 Desiree Vranken Netherlands T34 34.85 PB
4 Rosemary Little Australia T34 35.08
5 Yousra Ben Jemaa Tunisia T34 37.68
6 Rachael Burrows Canada T34 38.51
7 Melissa Nicholls Great Britain T34 40.00
8 Carleigh Dewald United States T34 41.53
Wind: +0.7 m/s

T35[edit]

The T35 category is for ambulant athletes with cerebral palsy. The typical T35 athlete may need assistive devices for walking. The athlete may have sufficient function to run but demonstrates poor balance.

The event consisted of a single race. Results:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Liu Ping China 32.72
2 Oxana Corso Italy 33.68 RR
3 Virginia McLachlan Canada 34.31 RR
4 Sophia Warner Great Britain 35.25 PB
5 Anna Luxova Czech Republic 35.43 PB
6 Erinn Walters Australia 36.31
7 Rachael Dodds Australia 36.75
8 Fatima Del Rocio Perez Garcia Mexico 37.60
Wind: Nil

T36[edit]

The T36 category is for ambulant athletes with cerebral palsy. These athletes do not have the capacity to remain still and they show involuntary movements with all four limbs affected. They usually walk without assistive devices.

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Elena Ivanova Russia 30.25
2 Jeon Min Jae South Korea 31.08
3 Claudia Nicoleitzik Germany 32.08
4 Hazel Robson Great Britain 32.46
5 Yuki Kato Japan 33.41
6 Yu Chun Lai Hong Kong 35.32
Yanina Andrea Martinez Argentina DQ
Nadia Schaus Argentina DQ
Wind: Nil

T37[edit]

The T37 category is for ambulant athletes with cerebral palsy. These athletes have movement and coordination problems on one half of their body. They have good ability in their dominant side of their body (ie hemiplegia).

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Francois-Elie Mandy France 14.08 RR
2 Johanna Benson Namibia 14.23 RR
3 Neda Bahi Tunisia 14.36 PB
4 Maria Seifert Germany 14.37
5 Oksana Krechunyak Ukraine 14.37 PB
6 Katrina Hart Great Britain 14.41
7 Jenny McLoughlin Great Britain 14.48 =PB
8 Viktoriya Kravchenko Ukraine 14.48
Wind: +0.7 m/s

T38[edit]

The T38 category is for ambulant athletes with cerebral palsy. T38 athletes have the mildest form of impairment caused by cerebral palsy, often in only one limb, and not affecting the ability to run, walk or jump freely, although impairing performance. T38 athletes may suffer minor co-ordination difficulties.

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Chen Junfei China 27.39 WR
2 Margarita Goncharova Russia 27.82 PB
3 Inna Stryzhak Ukraine 28.18 PB
4 Xiong Dezhi China 28.62 PB
5 Tamira Slaby Germany 29.14
6 Sonia Mansour Tunisia 29.32
7 Torita Isaac Australia 29.78
8 Olivia Breen Great Britain 30.22
Wind: -0.7 m/s

T44[edit]

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.

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Class Time Notes
1 Marlou van Rhijn Netherlands T43 26.18 WR
2 Marie-Amelie le Fur France T44 26.76 WR
3 Katrin Green Germany T44 27.53 PB
4 Stef Reid Great Britain T44 28.62 PB
5 Suzan Verduijn Netherlands T44 28.74 PB
6 Sophie Kamlish Great Britain T44 29.08 PB
7 Saki Takakuwa Japan T44 29.71
April Holmes United States T44 DNS
Wind: +1.0 m/s

T46[edit]

The T46 category is for athletes who have a single above or below elbow amputation or similar disability, with normal function in both legs.

The event consisted of 2 heats and a final. Results of final:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Yunidis Castillo Cuba 24.45 WR
2 Alicja Fiodorow Poland 25.49 RR
3 Anrune Liebenberg South Africa 25.55 RR
4 Nikol Rodomakina Russia 25.56 PB
5 Wang Yanping China 26.38 RR
6 Unyime Uwak Nigeria 26.65 =PB
7 Katarzyna Piekart Poland 27.18 PB
8 Alexandra Moguchaya Russia 27.47 PB
Wind: -0.6 m/s

T52[edit]

The T52 category is for wheelchair athletes with damage to spinal cord in the higher parts of the back, substantially impaired or no trunk function, and minimal or no leg function. Pushing power comes from elbow extensions, and appears close to normal except for use of modified gloves to compensate for grip.

The event consisted of a single race. Results:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Michelle Stilwell Canada 33.80 PR
2 Marieke Vervoort Belgium 34.83 RR
3 Kerry Morgan United States 36.49
4 Cassie Mitchell United States 37.75 PB
5 Teruyo Tanaka Japan 39.04 SB
6 Yuka Kiyama Japan 41.56 SB
7 Cheryl Leitner United States 42.62
Wind: -0.3 m/s

T53[edit]

The T53 category is for wheelchair athletes with with normal use of arms and hands, no or limited trunk function, and no leg function.

The event consisted of a single race. Results:

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
1 Huang Lisha China 29.18 PB
2 Angela Ballard Australia 29.35 RR
3 Zhou Hongzhuan China 29.40 PB
4 Jessica Galli United States 29.82
5 Anjali Forber Pratt United States 30.27
6 Madison de Rozario Australia 30.33 PB
7 Anita Fordjour Ghana 34.31 RR
8 Jessica Cooper Lewis Bermuda 34.76
Wind: +0.7 m/s

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics - Schedule & Results". Official site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 16 August 2012.