2012 African Championships in Athletics – Women's hammer throw

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Events at the 2012 African
Championships in Athletics

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

The women's hammer throw at the 2012 African Championships in Athletics was held at the Stade Charles de Gaulle on 29 June.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Amy Sène
 Senegal
Silver Laetitia Bambara
 Burkina Faso
Bronze Sarah Bensaad
 Tunisia

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 2012 African Championships in Athletics
World record  Betty Heidler (GER) 79.42 Halle, Germany 21 May 2011
African record  Amy Sène (SEN) 69.10 Angers, France 15 June 2012
Championship record  Marwa Hussein (EGY) 66.14 Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo 17 July 2004

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Round
29 June 2012 16:30 Final

Results[edit]

Final[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality #1 #2 #3 #5 #5 #6 Result Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Amy Sène  Senegal 65.49 65.05 x 65.55 x 63.10 65.55
2nd, silver medalist(s) Laetitia Bambara  Burkina Faso 62.55 65.08 x 61.24 x 61.26 65.08
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Sarah Bensaad  Tunisia x 59.75 60.75 60.48 59.02 57.29 60.75
4 Rana Ahmad Taha  Egypt 59.70 59.42 59.52 x x 58.93 59.70
5 Linda Oseso  Kenya 56.14 x 58.07 57.02 x x 58.07
6 Zouina Bouzebra  Algeria 55.57 56.42 55.84 56.67 56.66 57.31 57.31
7 Effua Ampadu  Ghana 54.75 52.73 53.09 47.31 52.56 x 54.75
8 Annemie Smith  South Africa 51.90 x x 52.65 51.55 52.09 52.65
Ran Ibrahim  Egypt DNS

References[edit]

  1. ^ Results Archived 2012-08-08 at WebCite