2008 World Junior Championships in Athletics – Men's 400 metres

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The men's 400 metres event at the 2008 World Junior Championships in Athletics was held in Bydgoszcz, Poland, at Zawisza Stadium on 8, 9 and 10 July.[1][2]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Marcus Boyd
 United States
Silver Kirani James
 Grenada
Bronze O'Neal Wilder
 United States

Results[edit]

Final[edit]

10 July

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Marcus Boyd  United States 45.53
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kirani James  Grenada 45.70
3rd, bronze medalist(s) O'Neal Wilder  United States 45.76
4 Kurt Mulcahy  Australia 46.54
5 Niklas Zender  Germany 46.78
6 Daniel Harper  Canada 47.20
7 Jordan McGrath  United Kingdom 47.81
Brian Gregan  Ireland DQ IAAF rule 163.3

Semifinals[edit]

9 July

Semifinal 1[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kirani James  Grenada 46.55 Q
2 Marcus Boyd  United States 46.88 Q
3 Petr Vaněk  Czech Republic 47.22
4 Marcell Deák Nagy  Hungary 47.43
5 Jānis Leitis  Latvia 47.51
6 Awad El-Karim Makki  Sudan 48.21
7 Juan Lewis  Bahamas 48.30
8 Hideyuki Hirose  Japan 48.30
9 Akihiro Urano  Japan 48.34

Semifinal 2[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Niklas Zender  Germany 46.78 Q
2 Brian Gregan  Ireland 46.88 Q
3 Nigel Levine  United Kingdom 47.14
4 Zwede Hewitt  Trinidad and Tobago 47.36
5 Vladimir Krasnov  Russia 47.38
6 Silvester Kirwa Meli  Kenya 47.73
7 Pétros Kiriakídis  Greece 48.03
8 Ismail Al-Sabani  Saudi Arabia 48.04

Semifinal 3[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 O'Neal Wilder  United States 46.08 Q
2 Kurt Mulcahy  Australia 46.56 Q
3 Daniel Harper  Canada 46.81 q
4 Jordan McGrath  United Kingdom 47.13 q
5 Rondell Bartholomew  Grenada 47.60
6 Juan Carlos Vega  Puerto Rico 47.94
7 Mauritz Kåshagen  Norway 48.22
8 Curtis Kock  Netherlands Antilles 48.36

Heats[edit]

8 July

Heat 1[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Niklas Zender  Germany 47.34 Q
2 Juan Lewis  Bahamas 47.78 Q
3 Marcell Deák Nagy  Hungary 47.85 Q
4 Arkadiusz Wojno  Poland 48.17
5 Bacar Jannot  Comoros 48.38
6 Alejandro Guerrero  Spain 49.20
7 Alessandro Pedrazzoli  Italy 50.80
Victor Isaiah  Nigeria DQ IAAF rule 163.3

Heat 2[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Hideyuki Hirose  Japan 47.86 Q
2 Jānis Leitis  Latvia 47.95 Q
3 Pétros Kiriakídis  Greece 48.24 Q
4 Darnell Greig  Trinidad and Tobago 48.42
5 Yonas Al-Hosah  Saudi Arabia 48.47
6 Roman Starukh  Ukraine 48.90
7 Juraj Mokráš  Slovakia 49.29
8 Noah Akwu  Nigeria 49.45

Heat 3[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 O'Neal Wilder  United States 46.82 Q
2 Juan Carlos Vega  Puerto Rico 48.03 Q
3 Curtis Kock  Netherlands Antilles 48.21 Q
4 Kevin Williams  Jamaica 48.42
5 Denys Teslenko  Ukraine 48.49
6 Marc Orozco  Spain 48.61
7 Tom Chouquet  France 49.06
8 Marvin Augustine  Dominica 52.08
9 Peter Semper  Montserrat 54.87

Heat 4[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kirani James  Grenada 46.53 Q
2 Daniel Harper  Canada 47.18 Q
3 Jordan McGrath  United Kingdom 47.38 Q
4 Vladimir Krasnov  Russia 47.73 q
5 Domenico Fontana  Italy 47.99
6 Pascal Nabow  Germany 48.06
7 La'sean Pickstock  Bahamas 48.54
8 Akino Ming  Jamaica 49.08

Heat 5[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Brian Gregan  Ireland 47.32 Q
2 Silvester Kirwa Meli  Kenya 47.34 Q
3 Ismail Al-Sabani  Saudi Arabia 47.39 Q
4 Petr Vaněk  Czech Republic 47.78 q
5 Jakub Krzewina  Poland 47.97
6 Rasmus Olsen  Denmark 48.46
7 Hafidhou Attoumani  France 48.56
8 Fadi Ba-Hafs  Yemen 51.53

Heat 6[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Marcus Boyd  United States 47.56 Q
2 Rondell Bartholomew  Grenada 47.85 Q
3 Awad El-Karim Makki  Sudan 47.93 Q
4 Erik Voncina  Slovenia 48.20
5 Zoltán Kovács  Hungary 48.25
6 Endrik Zilberstein  Georgia 48.58
7 José Antonio Flores  Mexico 49.36
8 Isoa Me  Fiji 49.40
9 Wong Man Hou  Macau 54.57

Heat 7[edit]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1 Kurt Mulcahy  Australia 47.35 Q
2 Nigel Levine  United Kingdom 47.38 Q
3 Zwede Hewitt  Trinidad and Tobago 47.45 Q
4 Mauritz Kåshagen  Norway 47.75 q
5 Bereket Desta  Ethiopia 47.80
6 Akihiro Urano  Japan 48.07
7 Arnaud Froidmont  Belgium 48.47
8 Fabian Norgrove  Barbados 49.10

Participation[edit]

According to an unofficial count, 58 athletes from 42 countries participated in the event.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peters, Lionel; Magnusson, Tomas, WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS WJC - 2008 Bydgoszcz POL Jul 8-13, WORLD JUNIOR ATHLETICS HISTORY ("WJAH"), archived from the original on 24 Feb 2014, retrieved 13 June 2015
  2. ^ IAAF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS - Eugene 2014 - FACTS & FIGURES (PDF), IAAF, retrieved 13 June 2015