Sara PETERSEN

Sara PETERSEN - Denmark - 2016 European 400m hurdles champion. Olympic silver medal.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 10 July 2016

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 09 April 1987
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  • Denmark
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Sara PETERSEN - Denmark - 2016 European 400m hurdles champion. Olympic silver medal.

Sara Petersen clears the last hurdle in the final of the women's 400 metres hurdles,

in a season best time of 55.12 seconds to win the gold medal for Denmark.

However at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games see ran even faster (see below)


2106 European Athletics Championships. Amsterdam.

Women's 400 metres hurdles final.

1. 
Sara Slott Petersen      
 Denmark  
 55.12 
 SB
2. Joanna Linkiewicz  Poland  55.33  
3. Lea Sprunger  Switzerland  55.41  
4. Ayomide Folorunso  Italy  55.50  
5. Katsiaryna Belanovich  Belarus  56.10  
6. Amalie Hammild Iuel  Denmark  56.24  

 

Sara Petersen in action during her semi final. She was the fastest qualifier with a time of 55.59.

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Sara won her heat in 55.20 seconds and ran a 54.55 behind Muhammad in her semi final.

2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Women's 400 metres hurdles final.


 1.  Dalilah Muhammad  United States  53.13
 2.  Sara Petersen  Denmark  53.55 NR
 3.  Ashley Spencer  United States  53.72 PB
 4.  Zuzana Hejnová  Czech Republic  53.92 SB
 5.  Ristananna Tracey  Jamaica  54.15 PB
 6.  Leah Nugent  Jamaica  54.45 PB
 7.  Janieve Russel  Jamaica  54.56
 8.  Eilidh Doyle  Great Britain  54.61