2019 World Athletics Championships – Women's 50 kilometres walk

Women's 50 kilometres walk
at the 2019 World Championships
VenueKhalifa International Stadium
Dates28 September
Competitors23 from 13 nations
Winning time4:23:26
Medalists
gold medal    China
silver medal    China
bronze medal    Italy
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The women's 50 kilometres walk at the 2019 World Athletics Championships was held in Doha, Qatar, on 28 September 2019.[1]

Records

Before the competition records were as follows:[2]

Record Perf. Athlete Nat. Date Location
World 3:59:15 Liu Hong  CHN 9 Mar 2019 Huangshan, China
Championship 4:05:56 Inês Henriques  POR 13 Aug 2017 London, Great Britain
World leading 3:57:08 Klavdiya Afanasyeva  RUS 15 Jun 2019 Cheboksary, Russia
African 4:48:00 Natalie le Roux  RSA 5 Jan 2018 Taicang, China
Asian Record 3:59:15 Liu Hong  CHN 15 Jan 2017 Huangshan, China
NACAC 4:13:56 Mirna Ortiz  GUA 24 Feb 2019 Guatemala City, Guatemala
South American 4:11:12 Johana Ordóñez  ECU 11 Aug 2019 Lima, Peru
European 4:04:50 Eleonora Anna Giorgi  ITA 15 Jan 2017 Alytus, Lithuania
Oceanian 4:09:33 Claire Tallent  AUS 5 May 2018 Taicang, China