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IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS SEVILLE

20-29th August 1999

 

How the Irish athletes fared.

(Waterford athletes are highlighted in Blue)

 

Ciara Sheehy, 200m, 6th round 1, 23.54secs.

Karen Shinkins, 400m, 4th round 1, 52.12secs; 7th 2nd round, 52.08secs.

Elaine Fitzgerald, 1500m, 12th round 1, 4:12.77sec.

Susan Smith-Walsh, 400mH, 4th round 1, 55.06secs; 6th Semi-final 55.20secs.

Gillian O'Sullivan, 20k road walk, 32nd, 1:40:33.

Paul Brizzell, 200m, 4th round 1, 21.02secs.

Gary Ryan, 200m, 5th round 1, 20.86secs.

Paul McBurney, 400m, 8th round 1, 46.87secs.

James Nolan, 800m, 4th round 1, 1:46.38;

7th semi-final, 1:47.07.

David Matthews, 800m, 6th round 1, 1:49.52.

Mark Carroll, 5000m, 9th round 1, 13:34.98; 14th Final, 13:52.23. 

Peter Coghlan, 110mH, 4th round 1, 13.64secs; 4th round 2, 13.37secs; 5th semi-final, 13.35secs.

Brendan Reilly, HJ, 4th Qualifying Group B  2.26m; 8th final, 2.29m (NR).

Ciaran McDonagh, LJ, 5th Qualifying Group A, 8.00m (NR); 10 final, 7.90m.

Nick Sweeney, Discus, 13th Qualifying Group B, 58.62m.

Paddy McGrath, Hammer, 17th Qualifying Group B, 68.96m.

Terry McHugh, Javelin, 10th Qualifying Group A, 77.23m.

4x400m Relay Team, Gary Ryan, Paul McBurney, Tomás Coman, Paul McKee, 5th round 1, 3:05.81.

Jeff Cassin, 50k Walk, 29th 4:20:43.