Beijing Olympics 2008 400m Women's Hurdles Track Event Athletics Scoreboard

Medalists

Gold Melaine Walker
Jamaica (JAM)
Silver Sheena Tosta
United States (USA)
Bronze Tasha Danvers
Great Britain (GBR)

Records

World Record Yuliya Pechonkina (RUS) 52.34 Tula, Russia 8 August 2003
Olympic Record Fani Halkia (GRE) 52.77 Athens, Greece 22 August 2004


DateEventNameNationalityTimeORWR
20 August Final Melaine Walker Jamaica 52.64 OR

Round 1

Heat  Lane  Name  Nationality  Result  Notes  
3 8 Melaine Walker Jamaica 54.46 Q
4 7 Ekaterina Bikert Russia 55.15 Q
3 2 Anastasiya Rabchenyuk Ukraine 55.18 Q
2 6 Tasha Danvers Great Britain 55.19 Q
3 5 Tsvetelina Kirilova Bulgaria 55.22 Q
2 4 Anastasia Ott Russia 55.34 Q
4 8 Anna Jesien Poland 55.35 Q
1 3 Tiffany Williams United States 55.51 Q
1 5 Irina Obedina Russia 55.71 Q
2 8 Nickiesha Wilson Jamaica 55.75 Q
1 6 Satomi Kubokura Japan 55.82 Q
4 6 Zuzana Hejnová Czech Republic 55.91 Q
3 3 Queen Harrison United States 55.96 q
2 7 Angela Morosanu Romania 56.07 q
2 2 Sheena Tosta United States 56.12 q
3 4 Aïssata Soulama Burkina Faso 56.37 q
1 2 Shevon Stoddart Jamaica 56.52
2 5 Nikolina Horvat Croatia 56.65
4 5 Tatyana Azarova Kazakhstan 56.88
4 2 Muna Jabir Adam Sudan 57.16
1 7 Ieva Zunda Latvia 57.43
1 4 Lucimar Teodoro Brazil 57.68
4 3 Josanne Lucas Trinidad and Tobago 57.76
3 6 Carole Kaboud Mebam Cameroon 57.81
2 3 Michelle Carey Ireland 57.99
4 4 Laia Forcadell Spain 58.64
3 7 Galina Pedan Kyrgyzstan 1:00.31

Finals

PositionLaneAthlete/CountryMarkRemarksReact
1 6 Melaine Walker (JAM) 52.64 (OR) 0.236
2 5 Sheena Tosta (USA) 53.70 . 0.191
3 7 Tasha Danvers (GBR) 53.84 (PB) 0.189
4 4 Anastasiya Rabchenyuk (UKR) 53.96 (PB) 0.248
5 9 Anna Jesien (POL) 54.29 (SB) 0.206
6 2 Ekaterina Bikert (RUS) 54.96 . 0.193
7 3 Zuzana Hejnová (CZE) 54.97 . 0.195
8 8 Tiffany Williams (USA) 57.55 . 0.184

(OR = Olympic record; PB = Personal Best; SB = Season Best.)