1998 European Athletics Indoor Championships – Men's 800 metres

The men's 800 metres event at the 1998 European Athletics Indoor Championships was held on 27 February–1 March.[1]

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Nils Schumann
  Germany
Marko Koers
  Netherlands
Vebjørn Rodal
  Norway

ResultsEdit

HeatsEdit

First 2 from each heat (Q) and the next 4 fastest (q) qualified for the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 2 Gert-Jan Liefers   Netherlands 1:48.74 Q
2 2 James Nolan   Ireland 1:49.04 Q
3 4 Lukáš Vydra   Czech Republic 1:49.23 Q
4 4 Ivan Komar   Belarus 1:49.26 Q
5 4 Nils Schumann   Germany 1:49.33 q
6 2 Roman Oravec   Czech Republic 1:49.51 q
7 2 Pedro Antonio Esteso   Spain 1:49.63 q
8 3 Vebjørn Rodal   Norway 1:49.81 Q
9 3 David Matthews   Ireland 1:50.09 Q
10 2 Davide Cadoni   Italy 1:50.14 q
11 4 Tim Rogge   Belgium 1:50.24
12 1 Marko Koers   Netherlands 1:50.40 Q
13 1 Einārs Tupurītis   Latvia 1:50.50 Q
14 4 Luis Javier González   Spain 1:50.59
15 1 Nathan Kahan   Belgium 1:50.70
16 1 Sergey Kozhevnikov   Russia 1:50.76
17 3 Tom Omey   Belgium 1:50.89
18 4 Michael Wildner   Austria 1:50.94
19 2 Panayiotis Stroubakos   Greece 1:51.50
20 1 Duarte Ponte   Portugal 1:52.87
3 Roberto Parra   Spain DNF
3 Andrea Longo   Italy DQ

SemifinalsEdit

First 3 from each semifinal qualified directly (Q) for the final.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Ivan Komar   Belarus 1:48.20 Q
2 1 Marko Koers   Netherlands 1:48.42 Q
3 1 David Matthews   Ireland 1:48.54 Q
4 1 Einārs Tupurītis   Latvia 1:48.89
5 2 Vebjørn Rodal   Norway 1:49.81 Q
6 1 Davide Cadoni   Italy 1:49.83
7 2 Nils Schumann   Germany 1:50.04 Q
8 1 Roman Oravec   Czech Republic 1:50.16
9 2 James Nolan   Ireland 1:50.21 Q
10 2 Lukáš Vydra   Czech Republic 1:50.23
11 2 Gert-Jan Liefers   Netherlands 1:50.82
12 2 Pedro Antonio Esteso   Spain 1:50.96

FinalEdit

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
  Nils Schumann   Germany 1:47.02
  Marko Koers   Netherlands 1:47.20
  Vebjørn Rodal   Norway 1:47.40
4 James Nolan   Ireland 1:47.81
5 David Matthews   Ireland 1:48.37
6 Ivan Komar   Belarus 1:50.94

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Results (p. 559)