Successful Title Defences

Men

Desmond Johnson

USA

4x400mR

94 & 96

 

Wilfred Kirochi

KEN

1500m

86 & 88

 

Chris Nelloms

USA

4x400mR

88 & 90

Women

Svetla Dimitrova

BUL

Heptathlon

86 & 88

 

Merlene Frazer

JAM

4x100mR

90 & 92

 

Beverley Langley

JAM

4x100mR

92 (ran heat) & 94

 

Osleidis MenÚndez

CUB

JT

96 & 98

 

Nikole Mitchell

JAM

4x100mR

90 & 92

 

Gillian Russell

JAM

100mH & 4x100mR

90 & 92

 

Irina Stankina

RUS

5000m Walk

94 & 96

  Ilke Wyludda GDR Discus Throw 86 & 88

 

 

Overall Medal Table

Most Medals

Youngest Champions and Medallists

Successful Title Defences

IAAF Senior World Champions at WJC
Men
Women

Olympic Champions at WJC

Athletes Competing at three   WJC

Overall Table of Placings