1991 IAAF World Indoor Championships

The 3rd IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics were held at the Palacio Municipal de Deportes San Pablo in Seville, Spain from March 8 to March 10, 1991. It was the first Indoor Championships to include relay races as well as women's triple jump, albeit as a non-championship event. There were a total number of 518 athletes participated from 80 countries.

3rd IAAF World Indoor Championships
Host citySeville, Spain
Date(s)8 March–10 March
Main stadiumPalacio Municipal de Deportes San Pablo
Participation518 athletes from
80 nations
Events26 (+1 non-championship)

Results

Men

1987 | 1989 | 1991 | 1993 | 1995

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
Andre Cason
 United States
6.54 Linford Christie
 Great Britain
6.55 Chidi Imoh
 Nigeria
6.60
200 metres
Nikolay Antonov
 Bulgaria
20.67 Linford Christie
 Great Britain
20.72 Ade Mafe
 Great Britain
20.92
400 metres
Devon Morris
 Jamaica
46.17 Samson Kitur
 Kenya
46.21 Cayetano Cornet
 Spain
46.52
800 metres
Paul Ereng
 Kenya
1:47.08 Tomás de Teresa
 Spain
1:47.82 Simon Hoogewerf
 Canada
1:47.88
1500 metres
Noureddine Morceli
 Algeria
3:41.57 Fermín Cacho
 Spain
3:42.68 Mário Silva
 Portugal
3:43.85
3000 metres
Frank O'Mara
 Ireland
7:41.14
(CR)
Hammou Boutayeb
 Morocco
7:43.64 Robert Denmark
 Great Britain
7:43.90
60 metres hurdles
Greg Foster
 United States
7.45 Igors Kazanovs
 Soviet Union
7.47 Mark McKoy
 Canada
7.49
5000 metres walk
Mikhail Shchennikov
 Soviet Union
18:23.55
(CR)
Giovanni De Benedictis
 Italy
18:23.60 Frants Kostyukevich
 Soviet Union
18:47.05
4 × 400 metres relay
 Germany (GER)
Rico Lieder,
Jens Carlowitz,
Karsten Just,
Thomas Schönlebe
3:03.05
(WR)
 United States (USA)
Raymond Pierre,
Charles Jenkins,
Andrew Valmon,
Antonio McKay,
Clifton Campbell,
Willie Smith
3:03.24
(AR)
 Italy (ITA)
Marco Vaccari,
Vito Petrella,
Alessandro Aimar,
Andrea Nuti
3:05.51
(NR)
High jump
Hollis Conway
 United States
2.40 Artur Partyka
 Poland
2.37 Javier Sotomayor
 Cuba
2.31
Aleksey Yemelin
 Soviet Union
Pole vault
Sergey Bubka
 Soviet Union
6.00 Viktor Ryzhenkov
 Soviet Union
5.80 Ferenc Salbert
 France
5.70
Long jump
Dietmar Haaf
 Germany
8.15 Jaime Jefferson
 Cuba
8.04 Giovanni Evangelisti
 Italy
7.93
Triple jump
Igor Lapshin
 Soviet Union
17.31 Leonid Voloshin
 Soviet Union
17.04 Tord Henriksson
 Sweden
16.80
Shot put
Werner Günthör
 Switzerland
21.17 Klaus Bodenmüller
 Austria
20.42 Ron Backes
 United States
20.06

Women

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Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 metres
Irina Sergeyeva
 Soviet Union
7.02
(CR)
Merlene Ottey
 Jamaica
7.08 Liliana Allen
 Cuba
7.12
(NR)
200 metres
Merlene Ottey
 Jamaica
22.24
(CR)
Irina Sergeyeva
 Soviet Union
22.41 Grit Breuer
 Germany
22.58
400 metres
Diane Dixon
 United States
50.64
(CR)
Sandra Myers
 Spain
50.99 Anita Protti
 Switzerland
51.41
(NR)
800 metres
Christine Wachtel
 Germany
2:01.51 Violeta Beclea
 Romania
2:01.75 Ella Kovacs
 Romania
2:01.79
1500 metres
Lyudmila Rogachova
 Soviet Union
4:05.09 Ivana Kubešová
 Czechoslovakia
4:06.22 Tudorita Chidu
 Romania
4:06.27
3000 metres
Marie-Pierre Duros
 France
8:50.69 Margareta Keszeg
 Romania
8:51.51 Lyubov Kremlyova
 Soviet Union
8:51.90
60 metres hurdles
Lyudmila Narozhilenko
 Soviet Union
7.88 Monique Ewanjé-Épée
 France
7.90 Aliuska López
 Cuba
8.03
3000 metres walk
Beate Anders
 Germany
11:50.90
(CR)
Kerry Saxby
 Australia
12:03.21 Ileana Salvador
 Italy
12:07.67
4 × 400 metres relay
 Germany (GER)
Sandra Seuser,
Katrin Schreiter,
Annett Hesselbarth,
Grit Breuer
3:27.22
(WR)
 Soviet Union (URS)
Marina Shmonina,
Lyudmila Dzhigalova,
Margarita Ponomaryova,
Aelita Yurchenko
3:27.95
(NR)
 United States (USA)
Terri Dendy,
Lillie Leatherwood,
Jearl Miles,
Diane Dixon
3:29.00
(AR)
High jump
Heike Henkel
 Germany
2.00 Tamara Bykova
 Soviet Union
1.97 Heike Balck
 Germany
1.94
Long jump
Larisa Berezhnaya
 Soviet Union
6.84 Heike Drechsler
 Germany
6.82 Marieta Ilcu
 Romania
6.74
Shot put
Sui Xinmei
 China
20.54
(CR)
Huang Zhihong
 China
20.33 Natalya Lisovskaya
 Soviet Union
20.00

Non-championship event

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Triple jump
Inessa Kravets
 Soviet Union
14.44
(CR)
Li Huirong
 China
13.98 Sofiya Bozhanova
 Bulgaria
13.62

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Soviet Union (URS)76417
2 Germany (GER)6129
3 United States (USA)4127
4 Jamaica (JAM)2103
5 France (FRA)1113
6 China (CHN)1102
 Kenya (KEN)1102
8  Switzerland (SUI)1012
9 Algeria (ALG)1001
 Bulgaria (BUL)1001
 Ireland (IRL)1001
12 Spain (ESP)0314
13 Romania (ROM)0235
14 Great Britain (GBR)0224
15 Cuba (CUB)0134
 Italy (ITA)0134
17 Australia (AUS)0101
 Austria (AUT)0101
 Czechoslovakia (TCH)0101
 Morocco (MAR)0101
 Poland (POL)0101
22 Canada (CAN)0022
23 Nigeria (NGR)0011
 Portugal (POR)0011
 Sweden (SWE)0011
Totals (25 nations)26262779

Participating nations

See also

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