Emma COBURN

Emma COBURN - U.S.A. - 2017 World 3000 metres steeplechase champion.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 11 August 2017

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Friday, 19 October 1990
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Crested Butte, Colo, U.S.A.
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  • U.S.A.
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Emma COBURN - U.S.A. - 2017 World 3000 metres steeplechase champion.

Emma Coburn leads Courtney Frerichs away from the water jump for the last time
as the two Americans race ahead of the African runners to win the Gold and Silver
medals in the women's steeplechase. Behind them were the World Record holder
Ruth Jebet and defending Champion Hyvin Jepkemoi.
Emma's time was a Championship and United States record.


2017 World Athletics Championship. London Olympic Stadium,
England.


Final Women's 3,000 metres steeplchase.

 1.   COBURN  Emma United States (USA) 9:02.58  CR, AR
 2.   FRERICHS  Courtney
United States (USA) 9:03.77  PB
 3.   JEPKEMOI  Hyvin Kenya (KEN) 9:04.03  
 4.   CHEPKOECH  Beatice Kenya (KEN) 9:10.45  
 5.   JEBET  Ruth Bahrain (BHR) *
9:13.96  
 6.   CHESPOL  Celliphine Chepteek
Kenya (KEN) 9:15.04  
 7.   DIRO  Etenesh Ethiopia (ETH) 9:22.46
 8.   YAVI  Winifred Mutile Bahrain (BHR)* 9:22.67   PB

* Born in Kenya !



On her lap of celebration, Emma even showed the stadium she can hurdle TV camera mono rails !