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1999 IAAF World Indoor Championships

The 7th IAAF World Indoor Championships in athletics were held in Maebashi, Japan, March 5-7, 1999. Note that (WR) indicates world record.

Final Medal Standings – Top Ten

1United States38920
4Great Britain3025
 Czech Republic1124
10Six countries tied with 2 medals each.


Event Time 
60 metersMaurice Greene, USA6.42 
200 metersFrank Fredericks, NAM20.10 
400 metersJamie Baulch, GBR45.73 
800 metersRohan Botha, S. Afr.1:45.47 
1500 metersHaile Gebrselassie, ETH3:33.77 
3000 metersHaile Gebrselassie, ETH7:53.57 
60-m hurdlesColin Jackson, GBR7.38 
4x400-m relayUSA (Morris, Johnson, Minor, Campbell)3:02.83WR
Event Hgt/Dist  
High JumpJavier Sotomayor, CUB7-83/4 
Pole VaultJean Galfione, FRA19-81/4 
Long JumpIván Pedroso, CUB28-31/2 
Triple JumpCharles Michael Friedek, GER56-41/2 
Shot PutAleksandr Bagach, UKR70-3  
HeptathlonSebastian Chmara, POL6386 pts  


Event Time 
60 metersEkaterini Thanou, GRE6.96 
200 metersIonela Tîrlea, ROM22.39 
400 metersGrit Breuer, GER50.80 
800 metersLudmila Formanová, CZE1:56.90 
1500 metersGabriela Szabo, ROM4:03.23 
3000 metersGabriela Szabo, ROM8:36.42 
60-m hurdlesOlga Shishigina, KAZ7.86 
4x400-m relayRussia (Chebykina, Goncharenko, Kotlyarova, Nazarova)3:24.25WR
Event Hgt/Dist  
High JumpKhristina Kalcheva, BUL6-61/4 
Pole VaultNastja Ryshich, GER14-9  
Long JumpTatyana Kotova, RUS22-61/4 
Triple JumpAshia Hansen, GBR49-31/2 
Shot PutSvetlana Krivelyova, RUS62-71/4 
PentathlonDeDee Nathan, USA4753 pts  

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