Archive | 2005

World Ranking: 7th
U.S. Ranking: 1st

Induction Into the BYU Hall of Fame

On September 27, 2012, Liz was inducted into the Brigham Young University Athletics Hall of Fame. Liz and four other BYU athlete inductees were honored at an induction ceremony on Friday, the 27th and honored during the BYU football game on Saturday, the 28th. The other inductees included football players Gordon Gravelle (1967-1971), John Tait […]

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2005 World Rankings

IAAF WORLD RANKINGS – Women’s 3000 Meter Steeplechase The IAAF world rankings are determined by an average of all race performances during the year. The top eight athletes in the world in each event were invited to the World Athletics Final (held in Monaco in September 2005). Name Country Points   1 Dorcus Inzikuru Uganda […]

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IOC Approves Women’s Steeplechase for Next Olympics

Source: USATF.org During meetings this week in Lausanne, Switzerland, the executive board of the International Olympic Committee accepted an IAAF request to include the women’s 3,000m steeplechase at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. The inaugural Olympic women’s steeplechase will occur during the 20th year of women’s international steeplechase competition. The women’s steeplechase was […]

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2005 World Athletics Final – Monaco

World Athletics Final, 3000 Meter Steeplechase September 9, 2005, Monaco Automatic Timing 1-Docus Inzikuru UGA 9:21.80 2-Wioletta Janowska POL 9:25.47 3-Mardrea Hyman JAM 9:27.21 4-Livia Toth HUN 9:30.20 5-Yelena Zadorozhnaya RUS 9:32.41 6-Korene Hinds JAM 9:33.46 7-Cristina Casandra ROM 9:46.06 8-Elizabeth Jackson USA 9:46.10 9-Roisin McGettigan IRL 9:46.12 10-Salome Chepchumba KEN 9:53.83 11-Jo Ankier GBR […]

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2005 World Championships

Jackson was the first American finisher in 9th place. She was one of only a few American distance runners to qualify for the finals in any distance event. August 8, 2005 1 Docus Inzikuru Uganda 9:18.24 (CR)   2 Yekaterina Volkova Russia 9:20.49 (PB)   3 Jeruto Kiptum Kenya 9:26.95 (NR)   4 Korene Hinds […]

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Elizabeth Jackson Books First Steeple Ticket to Helsinki

Source: LetsRun.com For the first time ever in the history of the event, World Championship spots were on the line at the women’s steeplechase final at the US Championships. The event was first introduced to the US champs in 1999, but has gradually increased in competitiveness as 2005 and the events inclusion in the World […]

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2005 USA Championships

Race Results for the 2005 USA Track and Field Championships The top three finishers qualified for the World Championships to be held in Helsinki, Finland. Women 3000 Meter Steeplechase: Finals 1 Elizabeth Jackson Nike 9:39.78 2 Lisa Galaviz Unattached 9:40.58 3 Carrie Messner Asics 9:41.37 4 Briana Shook Nike 9:45.91 5 Ann Gaffigan New Balance […]

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