Girls 4x 100m relay

July 29, 2011

Ireland qualified second fastest for this afternoons girls 4 x 100m relay  in a time of 47.36

They were placed 6th in the final but we have just heard that there was an technical infringment in one of the changeovers and they have been DQ’d.

Whilst the girls will be dissapointed they showed tremenduos ability to make the final in the fourth fastest time and  ran well in a high quality field.

Netherlands won gold in 45.93, Belgium silver in 46.12 and Russia bronze in 46.58.

Tom Rafter Chef de Mission said ” its been a wonderful experience for all sports here , but particularly for track and field athletes, 6 medals. There have been many outstanding peformances in heats , semis and A and B finals across all sports, and the National Federations will be pleased with the level of performance  and their athletes ability to compete in a European context”

The Irish team arrive back into Dublin Airport (Terminal 1) at 10.20am on Turkish Airlines Flight TK1975

 

Results as follows:

RANK

LANE

BIB

TEAM

NOC

R.T.

 RESULTS 

   

1 

3

 

NETHERLANDS

 

NED

0.186

 45.93 

   
 

Tessa VAN SCHAGEN

   
 

Sacha VAN AGT

   
 

Naomi SEDNEY

   
 

Nadine VISSER

   

2

5

 

BELGIUM

 

BEL

0.240

 46.12 

   
 

Sarah MISSINNE

   
 

Justien GRILLET

   
 

Orphee DEPUYDT

   
 

Kimberley EFONYE

   

3

6

 

RUSSIAN FEDERATION

 

RUS

0.230

 46.58 

   
 

Anastasia NIKOLAEVA

   
 

Elizaveta ANIKIENKO

   
 

Anastasiia ASLANIDI

   
 

Ekaterina RENZHINA

   

4

2

 

GERMANY

 

GER

0.169

 46.59 

   
 

Isabell HERGENROETHER

   
 

Monika ZAPALSKA

   
 

Carina FREY

   
 

Laura ZURL

   

5

7

 

FRANCE

 

FRA

0.276

 47.19 

   
 

Chrystie LANGE

   
 

Aimee ADAMIS

   
 

Sokhna GALLE

   
 

Solenn COMPPER

   

6

8

 

ITALY

 

ITA

0.283

 47.73 

   
 

Ylenia VITALE

   
 

Ottavia CESTONARO

   
 

Raphaela Boaheng LUKUDO

   
 

Rebecca PALANDRI

   

7

1

 

BELARUS

 

BLR

0.186

 48.06 

   
 

Volha PRYNESLIK

   
 

Krystsina RADZIVANIUK

   
 

Yuliya KASTSIUCHKOVA

   
 

Katsiaryna VERAMEYENKA

   

DQ

4

 

IRELAND

 

IRL

 

 DQ 

   
 

Sarah Kate LAVIN

   
 

Grainne MOYNIHAN

   
 

Megan KIELY

   
 

Ciara GILES DORAN

   
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