1979 European Athletics Indoor Championships

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1979 European Athletics Indoor Championships
Wien Ferry-Dusika-Hallenstadion.jpg
Host venue (shown in 2007)
Host city Vienna
Austria Austria
Date(s) 24–25 February 1979
Main stadium Ferry Dusika Halle
Participation 208 athletes from
24 nations
Events 19
Records set 2 AR, 6 CR

The 10th European Athletics Indoor Championships were held in Vienna, the capital city in Austria, on 24 and 25 February 1979. It was the second time the championships had been held in that city.

Medal summary[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
details
 Marian Woronin (POL) 6.57 =AR, CR  Leszek Dunecki (POL) 6.62  Petar Petrov (BUL) 6.63
400 metres
details
 Karel Kolář (TCH) 46.21 CR  Stefano Malinverni (ITA) 46.59  Horia Toboc (ROM) 46.86
800 metres
details
 Antonio Páez (ESP) 1:47.4a  Binko Kolev (BUL) 1:47.8a  András Paróczai (HUN) 1:48.2a
1500 metres
details
 Eamonn Coghlan (IRL) 3:41.8a  Thomas Wessinghage (FRG) 3:42.2a  John Robson (GBR) 3:42.8a
3000 metres
details
 Markus Ryffel (SUI) 7:44.43 CR  Christoph Herle (FRG) 7:45.44  Aleksandr Fedotkin (URS) 7:45.50
60 metres hurdles
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 Thomas Munkelt (GDR) 7.59 CR  Arto Bryggare (FIN) 7.67  Eduard Pereverzev (URS) 7.70
High jump
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 Vladimir Yashchenko (URS) 2.26  Gennadiy Belkov (URS) 2.26  Andre Schneider-Laub (de) (FRG) 2.24
Pole vault
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 Władysław Kozakiewicz (POL) 5.58 AR, CR  Konstantin Volkov (URS) 5.45  Vladimir Trofimenko (URS) 5.45
Long jump
details
 Vladimir Tsepelyov (URS) 7.88  Valeriy Podluzhniy (URS) 7.86  Lutz Franke (GDR) 7.80
Triple jump
details
 Gennadiy Valyukevich (URS) 17.02  Anatoliy Piskulin (URS) 16.97  Jaak Uudmäe (URS) 16.91
Shot put
details
 Reijo Ståhlberg (FIN) 20.47  Geoff Capes (GBR) 20.23  Vladimir Kiselyov (URS) 20.01

Women[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
details
 Marlies Göhr (GDR) 7.16  Marita Koch (GDR) 7.19  Lyudmila Storozhkova (URS) 7.22
400 metres
details
 Verona Elder (GBR) 51.80  Jarmila Kratochvílová (TCH) 51.81  Karoline Käfer (AUT) 51.90
800 metres
details
 Nikolina Shtereva (BUL) 2:02.6a  Anita Weiß (GDR) 2:02.9a  Fiţa Lovin (ROM) 2:03.1a
1500 metres
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 Natalia Marasescu (ROM) 4:03.5a CR  Zamira Zaytseva (URS) 4:03.9a  Svetlana Guskova (URS) 4:07.4a
60 metres hurdles
details
 Danuta Perka (POL) 7.95  Grażyna Rabsztyn (POL) 8.00  Nina Morgulina (URS) 8.09
High jump
details
 Andrea Mátay (HUN) 1.92  Urszula Kielan (POL) 1.85  Ulrike Meyfarth (FRG) 1.80
Long jump
details
 Siegrun Siegl (GDR) 6.70  Jarmila Nygrýnová (TCH) 6.42  Lena Johansson (SWE) 6.27
Shot put
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 Ilona Slupianek (GDR) 21.01  Marianne Adam (GDR) 20.11  Judy Oakes (GBR) 15.66

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  East Germany 4 3 1 8
2  Soviet Union 3 5 8 16
3  Poland 3 3 0 6
4  Czechoslovakia 1 2 0 3
5  United Kingdom 1 1 2 4
6  Bulgaria 1 1 1 3
7  Finland 1 1 0 2
8  Romania 1 0 2 3
9  Hungary 1 0 1 2
10  Ireland 1 0 0 1
 Spain 1 0 0 1
  Switzerland 1 0 0 1
13  West Germany 0 2 2 4
14  Italy 0 1 0 1
15  Austria 0 0 1 1
 Sweden 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

References[edit]