Yuliya PECHONKINA

Yuliya Pechonkina - Russia - 2007 World Championships 400m Hurdles silver medal.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 30 August 2007

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 21 April 1978
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Krasnoyarsk, Russia
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Russia

Yuliya PECHONKINA - Russia - 2007 World Championships 400m Hurdles silver medal.

The sequence of race finish pictures above shows the closing few metres of the women's

400m Hurdles final at the 2007 World Championships in Osaka. Yuliya (2nd from left),

the defending world champion, won the silver medal in a seasons best time of 53.50 secs,

with Australia's Jana Rawlinson (centre of photo) and Poland's Anna Jesien (far left)

winning gold and bronze respectively.

The left hand photo shows Pechonkina during the heats.



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Women's 400m Hurdles Final.

2007 World Champs


1. Jana RAWLINSON   AUS   53.31
2. Yuliya PECHONKINA   RUS   53.50
3. Anna JESIEN   POL   53.92
4. Nickiesha WILSON   JAM   54.10
5. Xiaoxiao HUANG   CHN   54.15
6. Yevgeniya ISAKOVA   RUS   54.50
7. Tiffany WILLIAMS   USA   54.63
8. Tasha DANVERS-SMITH   GBR   54.94

 

 

ANNUAL PROGRESS.

 

2009     54.86     Cheboksary     24 JUL
2007     53.50     Osaka      30 AUG
2006     53.14     Moskva     02 SEP
2005     52.90     Helsinki    13 AUG
2004     53.31     Athína     22 AUG
2003     52.34     Tula     08 AUG (personal best)
2002     53.10     Tula     09 JUN
2001     53.84     Bremen     23 JUN
2000     54.31     Tula    04 JUN
1999     53.98     Moskva     05 JUN
1998     56.13     Moskva     01 AUG
1997     57.53     Krasnodar     22 MAY
1996     57.04     Krasnodar     23 MAY 

 

She had a recurring problem with sinusitis, an illness which caused her to miss both the

2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2009 World Championships in Berlin.