Athletics at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's high jump

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Women's high jump
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
Athletics pictogram.svg
Pictogram for athletics
VenueStadium Australia
Date28 September 2000 (qualifications)
30 September 2000 (final)
Competitors37 from 27 nations
Winning height2.01
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Yelena Yelesina
 Russia
2nd, silver medalist(s) Hestrie Cloete
 South Africa
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Kajsa Bergqvist
 Sweden
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Oana Pantelimon
 Romania
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The women's high jump at the 2000 Summer Olympics as part of the athletics program was held at the Stadium Australia on Thursday, 28 September and Saturday, 30 September.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold Yelena Yelesina
 Russia
Silver Hestrie Cloete
 South Africa
Bronze Kajsa Bergqvist
 Sweden
Bronze Oana Pantelimon
 Romania

Schedule[edit]

Qualification Round
Group A Group B
28.09.2000 – 09:45h 28.09.2000 – 09:45h
Final Round
30.09.2000 – 19:00h

Records[edit]

Standing records prior to the 2000 Summer Olympics
World Record  Stefka Kostadinova (BUL) 2.09 m 30 August 1987 Italy Rome, Italy
Olympic Record  Stefka Kostadinova (BUL) 2.05 m 3 August 1996 United States Atlanta, United States

Results[edit]

All distances shown are in meters.

  • DNS denotes did not start.
  • DNF denotes did not finish.
  • DQ denotes disqualification.
  • NR denotes national record.
  • AR denotes area/continental record.
  • OR denotes Olympic record.
  • WR denotes world record.
  • PB denotes personal best.
  • SB denotes season best

Qualifying round[edit]

Rank Group Name Nationality 1.80 1.85 1.89 1.92 1.94 Result Notes
1 A Kajsa Bergqvist  Sweden o o o o 1.94 Q
1 A Viktoriya Palamar  Ukraine o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 A Yelena Yelesina  Russia o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 A Svetlana Zalevskaya  Kazakhstan o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 B Inha Babakova  Ukraine o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 B Hestrie Cloete  South Africa o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 B Amewu Mensah  Germany o o o o o 1.94 Q
1 B Eleonora Milusheva  Bulgaria o o o o o 1.94 Q
9 A Venelina Veneva  Bulgaria o o o xxo o 1.94 Q
10 B Zuzana Hlavoňová  Czech Republic xxo o o xo o 1.94 Q
10 B Monica Iagăr  Romania o o xo xxo o 1.94 Q
12 A Oana Pantelimon  Romania o xxo xo o xxo 1.94 Q, SB
12 B Yoko Ota  Japan xo o xo xo xxo 1.94 Q
14 A Ioamnet Quintero  Cuba o o o o xxx 1.92
15 A Svetlana Lapina  Russia o o xo xo xxx 1.92
16 A Miki Imai  Japan o o xxo xo xxx 1.92
17 B Blanka Vlašić  Croatia o o o xxo xxx 1.92
18 A Dóra Győrffy  Hungary o o o xxx 1.89
18 B Hanne Haugland  Norway o o o xxx 1.89
20 B Solange Witteveen  Argentina o xo o xxx 1.89
21 A Nelė Žilinskienė  Lithuania o o xo xxx 1.89
22 A Marta Mendía  Spain o xo xo xxx 1.89
23 A Inna Gliznutsa  Moldova o xo xxo xxx 1.89
24 B Karol Damon  United States o xxo xxo xxx 1.89
25 B Linda Horvath  Austria xo xxo xxo xxx 1.89
26 A Erin Aldrich  United States o o xxx 1.85
26 B Marina Kuptsova  Russia o o xxx 1.85
28 B Olga Bolşova  Moldova o xo xxx 1.85
29 B Iryna Mykhalchenko  Ukraine o xxo xxx 1.85
30 B Tatyana Shevchik  Belarus xo xxo xxx 1.85
31 B Amy Acuff  United States o xxx 1.80
32 A Alison Inverarity  Australia xo xxx 1.80
33 A Agni Charalambous  Cyprus xxo xxx 1.80
33 B Niki Bakogianni  Greece xxo xxx 1.80
A Hristina Kalcheva  Bulgaria xxx NM
A Karen Beautle  Jamaica xxx NM
A Līga Kļaviņa  Latvia xxx NM
B Tatyana Efimenko  Kyrgyzstan xxx NM
  • NM = no mark
  • All four athletes who failed to register a height, had three failures at 1.80 m.

Final[edit]

Rank Name Nationality 1.85 1.90 1.93 1.96 1.99 2.01 2.03 Result Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Yelena Yelesina  Russia o o o o o xo xxx 2.01 SB
2nd, silver medalist(s) Hestrie Cloete  South Africa o o o xo o xo xxx 2.01 SB
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Kajsa Bergqvist  Sweden o o o o xo x– xx 1.99
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Oana Pantelimon  Romania o o o o xo xxx 1.99 PB[2]
5 Inha Babakova  Ukraine o o xo o xxx 1.96
6 Svetlana Zalevskaya  Kazakhstan xo xo o o xxx 1.96
7 Viktoriya Palamar  Ukraine o o xo xxo xxx 1.96
8 Amewu Mensah  Germany o o o xxx 1.93
9 Venelina Veneva  Bulgaria o o xo xxx 1.93
9 Monica Iagăr  Romania o o xo xxx 1.93
11 Yoko Ota  Japan o xo xxx 1.90
11 Zuzana Hlavoňová  Czech Republic o xo xxx 1.90
13 Eleonora Milusheva  Bulgaria xo xo xxx 1.90

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games: Women's High Jump". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2 January 2018.
  2. ^ Note: The Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad (page 447 of 548) wrongly states that Pantelimon finished fourth, despite having an identical jumping record.

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