1995 World Championships in Athletics
|5th World Championships in Athletics|
|Dates||5–13 August 1995|
The 5th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden on 5–13 August 1995.
This edition featured 1804 athletes from 191 nations.
This competition saw the women run the 5000 m event at the World Championships for the first time. The race replaced the 3000 m event which had been run at all previous World Championships.
||23x15px Fiona May (ITA)||6.98||23x15px Niurka Montalvo (CUB)||6.86||23x15px Irina Mushayilova (RUS)||6.83|
||23x15px Inessa Kravets (UKR)||15.50
|23x15px Iva Prandzheva (BUL)||15.18||23x15px Anna Biryukova (RUS)||15.08|
||23x15px Stefka Kostadinova (BUL)||2.01||23x15px Alina Astafei (GER)||1.99||23x15px Inha Babakova (UKR)||1.99|
||23x15px Astrid Kumbernuss (GER)||21.22||23x15px Huang Zhihong (CHN)||20.04||23x15px Svetla Mitkova (BUL)||19.56|
||23x15px Ellina Zvereva (BLR)||68.64||23x15px Ilke Wyludda (GER)||67.20||23x15px Olga Chernyavskaya (RUS)||66.86|
||23x15px Natalya Shikolenko (BLR)||67.56||23x15px Felicia Tilea (ROU)||65.22||23x15px Mikaela Ingberg (FIN)||65.16|
||23x15px Ghada Shouaa (SYR)||6651||23x15px Svetlana Moskalets (RUS)||6575||23x15px Rita Ináncsi (HUN)||6522|
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