Zulia CALATAYUD

Zulia Calatayud - Cuba - World 800 metres Champion in 2005.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 10 July 2006

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 09 November 1979
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Playa, La Habana, Cuba
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Zulia CALATAYUD - Cuba - World 800 metres Champion in 2005.

Zulia (27) is pictured above crossing the line in first place in the 800m at the 2006

Grand Prix Final in Stuttgart. Janeth Jepkosgei (71) and Hasna Benhassi (81) finished

second and third respectively. A week later Calatayud represented The Americas

in the World Cup, once again recording a first place finish in the 800m.

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Women's 800m.

2006 Grand Prix Final

1. Zulia Calatayud   CUB   1: 59.02
2. Janeth Jepkosgei   KEN   1: 59.10
3. Hasna Benhassi   MAR   1: 59.44
4. Kenia Sinclair   JAM   1: 59.75
5. Rebecca Lyne   GBR   2: 00.20
6. Tetyana Petlyuk   UKR   2: 00.67
7. Hazel Clark   USA   2: 00.88
8. Svetlana Cherkasova   RUS   2: 01.55
 
Women's 800m. 2006 World Cup
1. Zulia Calatayud   AME   2: 00.06
2. Janeth Jepkosgei   AFR   2: 00.09
3. Olga Kotlyarova   RUS   2: 00.84
4. Rebecca Lyne   EUR   2: 00.97
5. Aneta Lemiesz   POL   2: 01.53
6. Hazel Clark   USA   2: 01.83
7. Pinki Parmanik   ASI   2: 03.28
8. Eleni Filandra   GRE   2: 05.14

 

 

 

The main photo above shows Zulia, arms aloft in triumph, crossing the line to win the gold medal

in the women' s 800m final at the 2005 World Championships in Helsinki

The inset pictures shows the happy Cuban enjoying a lap of honour shortly after her victory. 

Photos  taken on 9th. August 2005, by George Herringshaw. © .

 

 

Women's 800m Final.

2005 World Athletics Championships

1. Zulia CALATAYUD   CUB   1: 58.82
2. Hasna BENHASSI   MAR   1: 59.42
3. Tatiana ANDRIANOVA   RUS   1: 59.60
4. Maria de Lourdes MUTOLA   MOZ   1: 59.71
5. Mayte MARTINEZ   ESP   1: 59.99
6. Larisa CHZHAO   RUS   2: 00.25
7. Svetlana CHERKASOVA   RUS   2: 00.71
8. Hazel CLARK   USA   2: 01.52

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS OVER 800 metres.

2009     2:00.20     Huelva     10 JUN
2008     1:58.78     Beijing      16 AUG
2007     2:00.34     Rio de Janeiro     24 JUL
2006     1:56.91     Lausanne     11 JUL
2005     1:57.92     Helsinki     07 AUG
2004     1:59.21     Athína      21 AUG
2002    1:56.09     Monaco      19 JUL (PB)
2001     1:58.60     Monaco      20 JUL
2000     1:58.66     Sydney     25 SEP
1999     2:00.67     Winnipeg