Canada at the 2015 World Championships in Athletics

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Canada at the
2015 World Championships in Athletics
Flag of Canada.svg
IAAF code CAN
National federation Athletics Canada
Website www.athletics.ca
in Beijing
Competitors 44[1]
Medals
Ranked 7th
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
3
Total
8
2013
2017

Canada competed at the 2015 World Championships in Athletics in Beijing, China, from 22–30 August 2015.

Medalists[edit]

The following competitors from Canada won medals at the Championships

Medal Athlete Event Date
 Gold Shawnacy Barber Pole vault 24 August
 Gold Derek Drouin High jump 30 August
 Silver Brianne Theisen-Eaton Heptathlon 23 August
 Silver Damian Warner Decathlon 29 August
 Silver Melissa Bishop 800 metres 29 August
 Bronze Benjamin Thorne 20 kilometres walk 23 August
 Bronze Andre De Grasse 100 metres 23 August
 Bronze Aaron Brown
Andre De Grasse
Brendon Rodney
Justyn Warner
4 × 100 metres relay 29 August

Results[edit]

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • PB = Personal best
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Men[edit]

Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Andre De Grasse 100 metres 9.99 2 Q 9.96 2 Q 9.92 PB 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Justyn Warner 10.20 5 Did not advance
Aaron Brown 100 metres 10.03 2 Q 10.15 7 Did not advance
200 metres 20.43 4 Did not advance
Brendon Rodney 200 metres 20.18 PB 3 Q 20.46 8 Did not advance
Charles Philibert-Thiboutot 1500 metres 3.39.72 7 q 3.39.62 10 Did not advance
Mohammed Ahmed 5000 metres 13.19.58 SB 3 Q N/A 14.00.38 12
Cameron Levins 5000 metres 13.48.72 9 N/A Did not advance
10,000 metres N/A 28.15.19 14
Johnathan Cabral 110 metres hurdles 13.55 4 Q 13.37 PB 4 Did not advance
Sekou Kaba 13.46 4 Q 13.58 7 Did not advance
Alex Genest 3000 metres steeplechase 8:52.49 10 N/A Did not advance
Matthew Hughes 8.41.52 3 Q N/A 8.18.63 SB 8
Taylor Milne 8:43.47 8 N/A Did not advance
Aaron Brown
Andre De Grasse
Brendon Rodney
Justyn Warner
4 × 100 metres relay 38.03 SB 5 q N/A 38.13 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Inaki Gomez 20 kilometres walk N/A 1.21.55 SB 15
Benjamin Thorne N/A 1.19.57 NR 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
Evan Dunfee N/A 1.21.48 SB 13
50 kilometres walk N/A 3.49.56 PB 12
Mathieu Bilodeau N/A 4.01.35 SB 31
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Derek Drouin High jump 2.31 1 Q 2.34 1st, gold medalist(s)
Michael Mason 2.26 9 Did not advance
Shawnacy Barber Pole vault 5.70 7 Q 5.90 1st, gold medalist(s)
Tim Nedow Shot put 19.63 9 Did not advance
Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Damian Warner Result 10.31 7.65 PB 14.44 PB 2.04 SB 47.30 13.63 44.99 4.80 PB 63.50 SB 4.31.51 8695 NR 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Points 1020 972 755 840 943 1023 767 849 791 735

Women[edit]

Track and road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Crystal Emmanuel 100 metres 11.33 5 Did not advance
200 metres 23.22 4 Did not advance
Khamica Bingham 100 metres 11.30 5 Did not advance
200 metres 22.90 3 Q 23.02 6 Did not advance
Kimberly Hyacinthe 100 metres 11.54 6 Did not advance
200 metres 23.03 3 Q 23.07 7 Did not advance
Audrey Jean-Baptiste 400 metres 53.18 8 Did not advance
Carline Muir 51.70 SB 5 q 52.31 8 Did not advance
Fiona Benson 800 metres 2:00.53 2 Q 1.59.59 PB 5 Did not advance
Melissa Bishop 2:00.23 1 Q 1.57.52 NR 1 Q 1.58.12 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Nicole Sifuentes 1500 metres 4:12.82 8 Did not advance
5000 metres 15:50.99 11 N/A Did not advance
Lanni Marchant 10,000 metres N/A 32.22.50 18
Natasha Wodak N/A 32.59.20 23
Phylicia George 100 metres hurdles 13.03 5 q 12.87 5 Did not advance
Nikkita Holder 12.86 2 Q 13.00 6 Did not advance
Sage Watson 400 metres hurdles 56.08 5 q 56.38 7 Did not advance
Geneviève Lalonde 3000 metres steeplechase 9:36.83 6 N/A Did not advance
Erin Teschuk 9:40.07 PB 10 N/A Did not advance
Khamica Bingham
Crystal Emmanuel
Isatu Fofanah
Kimberly Hyacinthe
4 × 100 metres relay 42.60 NR 3 Q N/A 43.05 6
Audrey Jean-Baptiste
Carline Muir
Aiyanna Stiverne
Sage Watson
Nicole Sassine*
4 × 400 metres relay 3.26.14 SB 4 Q N/A 3.27.69 8
Rachel Seaman 20 kilometres walk N/A 1:31.39 13
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Christabel Nettey Long jump 6.79 4 Q 6.95 4
Sultana Frizell Hammer throw 69.66 13 Did not advance
Elizabeth Gleadle Javelin throw 64.02 6 Q 59.82 11
Combined events – Heptathlon
Athlete Event 100H HJ SP 200 m LJ JT 800 m Final Rank
Brianne Theisen-Eaton Result 12.98 PB 1.80 13.70 23.94 6.55 42.94 2:11.52 6554 2nd, silver medalist(s)
Points 1127 978 774 986 1023 724 942

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