1982 European Athletics Championships – Women's 1500 metres

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Events at the 1982 European
Athletics Championships

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Track events
100 m   men   women
200 m men women
400 m men women
800 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men
10,000 m men
100 m hurdles women
110 m hurdles men
400 m hurdles men women
3000 m
4×100 m relay men women
4×400 m relay men women
Road events
Marathon men women
20 km walk men
50 km walk men
Field events
High jump men women
Pole vault men
Long jump men women
Triple jump men
Shot put men women
Discus throw men women
Hammer throw men
Javelin throw men women
Combined events
Heptathlon women
Decathlon men

These are the official results of the Women's 1,500 metres event at the 1982 European Championships in Athens, Greece. The final was held at Olympic Stadium "Spiros Louis" on 11 September 1982.[1]


Gold Olga Dvirna
 Soviet Union
Silver Zamira Zaytseva
 Soviet Union
Bronze Gabriella Dorio


Rank Final Time
Med 1.png  Olga Dvirna (URS) 3:57.80
Med 2.png  Zamira Zaytseva (URS) 3:58.82
Med 3.png  Gabriella Dorio (ITA) 3:59.02
4.  Maricica Puică (ROU) 3:59.31
5.  Ulrike Bruns (GDR) 4:00.78
6.  Tamara Sorokina (URS) 4:01.22
7.  Vesela Yatsinska (BUL) 4:06.98
8.  Elly van Hulst (NED) 4:07.76
9.  Doina Melinte (ROU) 4:08.49
10.  Aurora Cunha (POR) 4:12.51
11.  Birgit Friedmann (FRG) 4:14.66
12.  Stavroula Constantinidou (GRE) 4:28.95
13.  Katarina Sävestrand (SWE) 4:49.28


According to an unofficial count, 13 athletes from 10 countries participated in the event.

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