Mariya Savinova Russian Federation

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

13 Aug 1985

Height

1.72m

Weight

60kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Mariya Savinova competed in ATHLETICS

Did you know?

  • With 2,000 athletes competing in 47 events, athletics is the largest single sport at the Games.
  • There are 24 track events, the majority of which begin with one or more rounds of heats.
  • The 16 field events start with a qualification stage, with the best athletes qualifying for the final.
  • Only the five road races, the men's and women's 10,000m and the decathlon and heptathlon have no heats.
  • The majority of athletics events are held in the new Olympic Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.

Results for Mariya Savinova

Date Event Rank Mark
11 Aug Women's 800m Final 1 gold 1:56.19
9 Aug Women's 800m Semi-finals, Semi-final 3 1 1:58.57
8 Aug Women's 800m Round 1, Heat 2 1 2:01.56

Head to Head

Mariya Savinova vs Lynsey Sharp

Mariya Savinova

Mariya Savinova Russian Federation flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

1:56.19 Women's 800m

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

60kg

Age

29

Lynsey Sharp

Lynsey Sharp Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

2:01.78 Women's 800m

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

60kg

Age

24

View the London 2012 medallist table