History of Olympic Results: 20K Walk – Women

2016
(Rio de Janeiro, August 19)
1 Hong Liu (China) 1:28:35
2 Maria Guadalupe González (Mexico) 1:28:37
3 Xiuzhi Lu (China) 1:28:42
4 Antonella Palmisano (Italy) 1:29:03
5 Shenjie Qieyang (China) 1:29:04
6 Ana Cabecinha (Portugal) 1:29:23
7 Erica de Sena (Brazil) 1:29:29
8 Beatriz Pascual (Spain) 1:30:24
22 Maria Michta-Coffey (USA) 1:33:36
34 Miranda Melville (USA) 1:35:48
[no third U.S. entrant]
2012
(London, August 11)
1 Yelena Lashmanova (Russia) 1:25:02 WR
2 Olga Kaniskina (Russia) 1:25:09
3 Shenjie Qieyang (China) 1:25:16
4 Hong Liu (China) 1:26:00
5 Anisya Kirdyapkina (Russia) 1:26:26
6 Xiuzhi Lu (China) 1:27:10
7 Elisa Rigaudo (Italy) 1:27:36
8 Beatriz Pascual (Spain) 1:27:56
[29. Maria Michta (USA) 1:32:27—only U.S. entrant]
2008
1 Olga Kaniskina (Russia) 1:26:31
2 Kjersti Plätzer (Norway) 1:27:07
3 Elisa Rigaudo (Italy) 1:27:12
4 Hong Liu (China) 1:27:17
5 María Vasco (Spain) 1:27:25
6 Beatriz Pascual (Spain) 1:27:44
7 Olive Loughnane (Ireland) 1:27:45
8 Ana Cabecinha (Portugal) 1:27:46
[31 Joanne Dow (USA) 1:34:15—only U.S. entrant]
2004
1 Athanasía Tsoumeléka (Greece) 1:29:12
2 Olimpiada Ivanova (Russia) 1:29:16
3 Jane Saville (Australia) 1:29:25
4 Margarita Turova (Belarus) 1:29:39
5 Melanie Seeger (Germany) 1:29:52
6 Elisa Rigaudo (Italy) 1:29:57
7 María Vasco (Spain) 1:30:06
8 Liping Wang (China) 1:30:16
[43 Teresa Vaill (USA) 1:38:47—only U.S. entrant]
2000
1 Liping Wang (China) 1:29:05
2 Kjersti Plätzer (Norway) 1:29:33
3 Maria Vasco (Spain) 1:30:23
4 Erica Alfridi (Italy) 1:31:25
5 Guadalupe Sánchez (Mexico) 1:31:33
6 Norica Cîmpean (Romania) 1:31:50
7 Kerry Saxby-Junna (Australia) 1:32:02
8 Tatyana Gudkova (Russia) 1:32:35
[17 Michelle Rohl (USA) 1:34:26]
[38 Yueling Chen (USA) 1:39:36]
[44 Debbi Lawrence (USA) 1:47:20]
[Wang 1:29:05 OR]
1996
(10K)
1 Yelena Nikolayeva (Russia) 41:49
2 Elisabetta Perrone (Italy) 42:12
3 Yan Wang (China) 42:19
4 Yan Gu (China) 42:34
5 Rossella Giordano (Italy) 42:43
6 Olga Kardopoltseva (Belarus) 43:02
7 Katarzyna Radtke (Poland) 43:05
8 Valentina Tsybulskaya (Belarus) 43:21
[14 Michelle Rohl (USA) 44:29]
[20. Debbi Lawrence (USA) 45:32]
[DQ—Victoria Herazo (USA)]
[Nikolayeva 41:49 OR]
1992
(10K)
1 Yueling Chen (China) 44:32
2 Yelena Nikolayeva (Russia) 44:33
3 Chunxiu Li (China) 44:41
4 Sari Essayah (Finland) 45:08
5 Yingzi Cui (China) 45:15
6 Madelein Svensson (Sweden) 45:17
7 Annarita Sidoti (Italy) 45:23
8 Yelena Saiko (Russia) 45:23
[20. Michelle Rohl (USA) 46:45]
[26 Debbi Lawrence (USA) 48:23]
[27 Victoria Herazo (USA) 48:26]
[Chen 44:32 OR]
1988
(1928-1988 not contested)