5000 Metres women

The XXIX Olympic Games

PR OF CHINA Beijing (National Stadium), PR OF CHINA 08 AUG 2008 - 24 AUG 2008

First 6 in each heat (Q) and the next 3 fastest (q)

Heat 1 19 AUG 2008 19:35 Please click on a row below to view more information

POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Tirunesh Dibaba ETH ETH 15:09.89 Q
2 Sylvia Jebiwott Kibet KEN KEN 15:10.37 Q
3 Alemitu Bekele TUR TUR 15:10.92 Q
4 Meselech Melkamu ETH ETH 15:11.21 Q
5 Gulnara Galkina RUS RUS 15:11.46 Q
6 Jennifer Rhines USA USA 15:15.12 Q
7 Yuriko Kobayashi JPN JPN 15:15.87
8 Simret Sultan ERI ERI 15:16.25 NR
9 Volha Krautsova BLR BLR 15:21.85 SB
10 Silvia Weissteiner ITA ITA 15:23.45
11 Yingying Zhang CHN CHN 15:23.81 SB
12 Zakia Mrisho TAN TAN 15:24.28
13 Dolores Checa ESP ESP 15:31.22
14 Jessica Augusto POR POR 16:05.71
15 Lucia Chandamale MAW MAW 16:44.09
16 Celma Bonfim da Graça STP STP 17:25.99 NR

Heat 2 19 AUG 2008 20:05 Please click on a row below to view more information

POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Meseret Defar ETH ETH 14:56.32 Q
2 Vivian Jepkemoi Cheruiyot KEN KEN 14:57.27 Q SB
3 Liliya Shobukhova RUS RUS 14:57.77 Q
4 Priscah Jepleting Cherono KEN KEN 14:58.07 Q
5 Elvan Abeylegesse TUR TUR 14:58.79 Q SB
6 Shalane Flanagan USA USA 14:59.69 Q SB
7 Kara Goucher USA USA 15:00.98 q
8 Megan Wright CAN CAN 15:11.23 q PB
9 Fei Xue CHN CHN 15:13.25 q SB
10 Kayoko Fukushi JPN JPN 15:20.46
11 Mariem Alaoui Selsouli MAR MAR 15:21.47
12 Yukiko Akaba JPN JPN 15:38.30
13 Krisztina Papp HUN HUN 16:08.86
14 Francine Niyonizigiye BDI BDI 17:08.44
Yelena Zadorozhnaya RUS RUS DNF
Joanne Pavey GBR GBR DNS